Premiums Offered $9,000.00
See rules Governing Swine for Entry and Exhibition
Entries close 6 p.m. Saturday, July 21, 2018
Entry Fee $20.00 on winners only
Pens $19.00 per head
Open to the State of Illinois
Breed Order is as follows:
Berkshire, Chester White, Duroc, Hampshire, Polands, Spots, Yorkshire & AOBís
Changes: Show to be held in 4-h Barn Tuesday July 24, 2018 at 4 P.M.
Animals must stay 72 hours before being released can start moving in on Friday
Open show swine must be in place by 6 P.M. on Sunday Weigh in will start at 6 P.M. that Sunday.
All crossbred animals will be weighed. Scales are located in the 4-h barn so please prepare for this.
Open to exhibitors 5 - 21 as of Jan 1, 2018
All animal entered in purebred classes are required to have registration papers at check in. Paper must match exhibitor’s name in which they are entered.
Ear Notch Identification is acceptable for barrow, crossbred gilts and breeding as long as they are in-state hogs.
Barrows and gilts will be shown by breeds- Duroc, Hampshire, York, Landrace, Berkshire, Spot, Poland-china, Chester White, Crossbred and AOB *if there are less than 4 per class we will show January and February together
Crossbred barrow and Crossbred gilts- up to 8 classes depending on entries.
Non Crawford County 4-h animals will be required to house in the open show barn on the East side of the fairgrounds. Loading to trailer for day of show is acceptable but please note parking is limited and please be courteous to those already parked and do not block anyone in.
Show will be as follows:
Pens $19.00 per head
First $75.00; Second $70.00; Third $65.00; Fourth $60.00
Important announcement - entry fees
Entry fees will no longer be deducted from the premium check, due to a change in state regulations. On Friday, July 27, 2018 when premium checks are available, the exhibitor will be required to pay entry fees for exhibits entered. Entry fees are collected for winners only. Exhibitor will not receive the premium check until , the entry fees are collected. No checks will be mailed till entry fees are collected. If exhibitor wants to have premium checks mailed, must pay entry fees before leaving fair.