Department A: Working Oxen

David Slate, Superintendent – (860) 496-9182

Connecticut Ox Owner and Drivers Revised Rules:

Draft Oxen will be weighed on the fair grounds. Teams must be on grounds before 9 am to weigh in, and register. See
regulations and rules on Page 5. One weigh only. Scales open at 7 am. Pulling contest starts approximately 1/2 hour
after the judging is complete. No one allowed in the ring except the driver and one chain helper.

Thank you to Supreme Industries for the use of their loader.

Class 1

A premium of $5.00 will be paid for each pair of oxen exhibited at the Harwinton Fair.

Department 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
1. Best 3 pairs of cattle owned by one family $25.00 $20.00 $15.00 $10.00

Only one entry allowed each exhibitor. Arthur Hine Memorial Trophy.

Department 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
2. Trained steers shown by boy or girl $15.00 $12.00 $10.00 $8.00 $5.00

Animals must be clean

Classes:

  • Under 12, trophy given by Emily Bodamer
  • Over 12, trophy given by Nathan & Kim Hine

Class II: Working Oxen and Calves

All ages reckoned from August 1st, 2018. Prizes will be paid on Holsteins, Swiss, Durhams, Davons, Chianne, all other
breeds, and mixed breeds.

Department 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
3. Calves, Jr $10.00 $8.00 $6.00 $4.00
4. Calves, Sr $15.00 $12.00 $8.00 $5.00
5. One year old $15.00 $12.00 $8.00 $5.00
6. Two year old $15.00 $12.00 $8.00 $5.00
7. Three year old $15.00 $12.00 $8.00 $5.00
8. Four year old $15.00 $12.00 $8.00 $5.00
9. Five year old $15.00 $12.00 $8.00 $5.00

CLASS III – DRAUGHT CATTLE – Saturday, October 2nd

Trophy in Classes 10-13

Department 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th
10. 2900 to 3300 lbs. $140.00 $120.00 $90.00 $70.00 $60.00 $45.00 $40.00 $35.00 $30.00 $25.00
11. 3300 lbs. and over $150.00 $130.00 $100.00 $80.00 $70.00 $55.00 $45.00 $40.00 $35.00 $25.00
12. 2500 to 2900 lbs. $140.00 $120.00 $90.00 $70.00 $60.00 $45.00 $40.00 $35.00 $30.00 $25.00
13. 2000 to 2500 lbs. $125.00 $100.00 $70.00 $55.00 $45.00 $40.00 $35.00 $30.00 $25.00 $25.00