Junior Livestock Information

4-H CLUB MEMBERS AND FFA MEMBERS

Superintendents:  Andy Kellogg, Dairy Division  (608) 629-5564
                           Paul Marshall, Beef, Sheep, and Goats Division (608) 538-3226

The Junior Livestock Department of the Viola Horse and Colt Show is open to any boy or girl exhibitor who has raised and kept records during the present project year on an animal or animals shown. Livestock must be shown by the exhibitor. Only reasonable exceptions will be made, and these in advance. Only contestants and judges will be allowed in the ring during judging.

Judging will be on the Danish system.

Deadline for entries is seven days prior to the Friday of the show.

Completed entry forms should be mailed to:

Dairy:
Andy Kellogg
E10893 E River Rd.
Viola, WI 54664

Beef, Sheep, and Goats:
Paul Marshall
13032 CTH I
Viola, WI. 54664

If you have any questions, please call (608) 538-3226 or (608) 629-5564

List your age on the entry form.

Classes will be divided based on the number of entrants.

NOTE: LIVESTOCK WILL BE SHOWN AT THE DON KELLOGG BUILDING ADJACENT TO BANKER PARK

CLASS DEFINITIONS – DAIRY CATTLE

Notice: The Dairy Cattle show has been canceled for this year. Please contact the superintendent if you have any questions.

(a) A spring calf is one born on or after March 1 of the exhibit year and is at least 4 months old at the time of exhibit.

(b) A winter calf is one born between December 1 of the year preceding the exhibit year and February 28 or 29 of the exhibit year.

(c) A fall calf is one whose date of birth is between September 1 and November 30 of the year preceding the exhibit year.

(d) A summer yearling is one whose date of birth is between June 1 and August 31 of the year preceding the exhibit year.

(e) A spring yearling is one whose date of birth is between March 1 and May 31 of the year preceding the exhibit year.

(f) A winter yearling is one whose date of birth is between December 1 of the second year preceding the exhibit year and February 28 or 29 of the year preceding the exhibit year.

(g) A fall yearling is one whose date of birth is between September 1 and November 30 of the second year preceding the exhibit year.

(h) A 2 year old is one whose date of birth is between September 1 of the third year pre ceding the exhibit year and August 31 of the second year preceding the exhibit year, and shall include any yearlings which have freshened.

(i) A 3 year old is one whose date of birth is between September 1 of the fourth year preceding the exhibit year and August 31 of the third year preceding the exhibit year

(j) A 4 year old is one whose date of birth is between September 1 of the fifth year preceding the exhibit year and August 31 of the fourth year preceding the exhibit year.

DAIRY DIVISION

Premiums of $4.00, $2.00 and $1.00 paid in each class

A Championship Trophy will be awarded in each breed

HolsteinGuernseyJerseyBrown
Swiss
Milking ShorthornAyrshireAny Other Breed 
Class AClass BClass CClass DClass EClass FClass G 
1 16 31 46 61 7691*Bull Calf, spring
2 17 32 47 62 7792* Calf, winter
3 18 33 48 63 7893*Bull Calf, fall
4 19 34 49 64 7994Heifer Calf, spring
5 20 35 50 65 8095Heifer Calf, winter
6 21 36 51 66 8196Heifer Calf,  fall
7 22 37 52 67 8297Heifer, summer yearling
8 23 38 53 68 8398Heifer, spring yearling
9 24 39 54 69 8499Heifer, winter yearling
10 25 40 55 70 85100Heifer, fall yearling
11 26 41 56 71 86101Cow,2-3 years
12 27 42 57 72 87102Cow,3-4years
13 28 43 58 73 88103Cow,4-5years
14 29 44 59 74 89104Cow, 5 years and older
15 30 45 60 75 90105Dry cow, 3 years and older

DAIRY CATTLE SHOWMANSHIP CONTEST

Age Eligibility: Grades 3-13 as of January 1 of the current year

Tina Tot Shaowmanship – Kindergarten to 2nd grade (spring calf only)

Beginner Showmanship – Grades 3-5

Beginner Showmanship – Grades 3-5

Beginner Showmanship – Grades 3-5

Exhibitors need to wear white pants

Exhibitors needs to be the sole lead person at all times

There will be a K-2 Sping Calf Class in each bread. First place animals we be able to compete for Junior Champion. All othe classes reserved for grades 3-13 only.

These awards will be given to the winners of the Beginner, Intermediate and Senior Cattle Showmanship Contest.

Trophies provided by Accelerated Genetics”

JUNIOR BEEF DIVISION – Class B

*List animal, identification number and farm number on entry blank.

Premiums of $4.00, $2.00 and $1.00 paid in each class.

Purebred, Crossbred or Grade Hereford, Angus or Shorthorn

1. Junior beef, steer calf born on or after January 1 of previous year.
2. Senior beef, steer calf born on or after September 1 of previous year.
3. Summer yearling steer
4. Junior yearling steer
5. Junior heifer calf
6. Senior heifer calf
7. Yearling heifer calf
8. Beef cow
9. Junior bull calf, born this year and must be eligible for registry with breed association
10. Senior bull Calf, born previous year must be registered
11. Beef showmanship- list age of show person. 

BEEF CATTLE SHOWMANSHIP CONTEST

Showmanship, any member $5.00  $4.00  $3.00  $2.00  $1.00

Trophies sponsored by Matthes Farms and Richland Co. Beef Producers

JUNIOR SHEEP DIVISION – Class S

Premiums of $4.00, $2.00 and $1.00 paid in each class

Only one entry per class of the same breed per exhibitor. List animal Scrapie number and Flock number on entry blank.

1. Market lamb – lightweight
2. Market lamb – heavyweight
3. Ewe lamb
4. Yearling ewe
5. Aged ewe
6. Ram lamb
7. Yearling ram
8. Sheep showmanship – list age on entry form

SHOWMANSHIP – SHEEP

Premiums of $5.00, $4.00 , $3.00, $2.00 and $1.00 paid in each showmanship class.