Department E: Dairy Cattle Show

Meghan Berry, Superintendent – (860) 483-6602

Limited to exhibitors 17 years old and younger.

Judging Saturday at 11 am starting with showmanship followed by each breed in alphabetical order (e.g. Ayrshire, Brown Swiss, Guernsey… etc.).

Mail entry form to:

Meghan Tanner
63 Cathole Road
Bantam, CT 06750

Please review the General Rules for the Beef and Dairy Shows

Junior and Senior Fitting Showmanship

Classes
1. Novice Fitting & Showmanship: first year showing
2. Junior Fitting & Showmanship: ages 7-11
3. Senior Fitting & Showmanship: ages 16+
4. Over the Hill Showmanship

Breed Classes

Heifer Classes
1. Spring Calf born after March 1, 2024
2. Winter Calf born Nov 30, 2023–March 1, 2024
3. Fall Calf born Aug 31–Dec 1, 2023
4. Summer Yearling born May 31–Sept 1, 2023
5. Spring Yearling born Feb 28–June 1, 2023
6. Winter Yearling born Nov 30, 2022–Mar 1, 2023
7. Fall Yearling born Aug 31, 2022–Dec 1, 2023
Junior Champion & Reserve Junior Champion Rosettes*
Cow Classes
8. Junior Two Year Old Cow born March 1, 2023–Sept 1, 2022
9. Senior Two Year Old Cow born Sept 1, 2021–March 1, 2022
10. Three Year Old Cow born Aug 31, 2020–Sept 1, 2021
11. Four Year Old Cow born Aug 31, 2019–Sept 1, 2020
12. Aged Cow born before Sept. 1, 2019
13. All Dry Cows: Must have calved once
Senior Champion & Reserve Senior Champion Rosettes*
Grand Champion & Reserve Champion of Show
Additional Classes
14. Best Bred and Owned by Exhibitor
15. Dam and Daughter: Dam shown with one daughter
16. Produce of Dam: Two animals, any age, from one dam
17. Get of Sire: Three animals by the same sire
18. Club Herd: 5 females owned by at least 3 exhibitors, one herd per club

Premiums

1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th
$50 $40 $30 $20 $10 $5

* Champion & Reserve receive an additional $15 and $10 premium respectively.