Department J: Fruit

Gene Soliani, Superintendent – (860) 485-9416

Rules

  • Entry Fee $8.00 must accompany entry blank. Passes will be mailed. Payment of the fee in this department will permit purchasers to exhibit in all other departments except Poultry.
  • Children 17 years and under not allowed to enter in this department.
  • Entries close Sept. 25th.
  • Prizes will be paid only on articles in this list.
  • Entries may be brought in Thursday evening 6-8 pm or Friday from 4-5:30 pm.
  • Judging on Saturday

Prizes

Sweepstake Apples, $20.00 and Rosette
Sweepstake basket to be the best 1/2 bushel exhibited any variety

Department 1st 2nd 3rd
1. Best half bushel any variety – Judged by each variety – (specify variety) $8.00 $8.00 $6.00
2. Best plate of five (specify variety) $4.00 $4.00 $3.00
Red Strain will be judged separate. Please specify on entry blank.
3. Apple, largest one; (specify variety) $4.00 $4.00 $3.00
4. Pears, largest and best collection $5.00 $5.00 $4.00
5. Pears, best five specimens each standard variety (specify variety) $4.00 $4.00 $3.00
6. Peaches, best five specimens each standard variety (specify variety) $4.00 $4.00 $3.00
7. Plums, best five specimens each standard variety (specify variety) $4.00 $4.00 $3.00
8. Quinces, best five specimens each standard variety (specify variety) $4.00 $4.00 $3.00
9. Grapes, best five bunches each standard variety (specify variety) $4.00 $4.00 $3.00

Please check your entries before mailing