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4-H/FFA Sheep Pre-Show, Goat Clinic, & Judging Contest

June 15 @ 7:00 am - 12:00 pm

LAMB PRE-SHOW

In order to sell a market lamb at the Kittitas County Fair, 4-H and FFA members are required to weigh and ear tag a lamb (limit of two per member) and turn in a COPY of the lambs SIGNED original Producer/Breeder Affidavit & Market Lamb Health Record at the Lamb Weigh-In on Saturday, June 15 from 7:00 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. at the Kittitas County Fairgrounds.  This pre-show will provide an opportunity for exhibitors to learn how to properly show their animals and practice showmanship.  Sheep members are to exhibit ear tagged lambs in respective feeder classes and participate in Showmanship classes.

Members who have a conflict with the June 15 date are required to write a letter to the Livestock Committee Chairman, 901 E 7th Avenue, Suite 2, Ellensburg, WA 98926 by the Livestock Committee meeting on May 21, to be excused.  The letter needs to be written by the 4-H or FFA member requesting the excuse, address the reason for not attending, who will weigh and show the animal in a feeder class, and a plan to make up for this missed activity.  Members must make arrangements to have another exhibitor weigh their lamb and show it in a feeder class.

GOAT PRE-SHOW

In order to sell a market goat at the Kittitas County Fair, 4-H and FFA members are required to weigh and ear tag a meat goat (limit of two per member) and turn in a COPY of the meat goats SIGNED original Producer/Breeder Affidavit & Market Goat Health Record at the Meat Goat Weigh-In on Saturday, June 15 from 8:15 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at the Kittitas County Fairgrounds.  Meat Goat project members are to participate in the educational workshops and Showmanship classes.  This pre-show will provide an opportunity for exhibitors to learn how to properly show their animals and practice showmanship.  Market Meat Goats must have an average daily gain from Goat Pre-Show to Fair of .25 a day.  They must also weigh a minimum of 70 pounds.

NON MARKET GOATS

Non market goats – Dairy, Novelty, Pygmy, and Utility projects are required to attend the Goat Clinic on June 15.  Members are required to bring one animal representing each project area they will have at Fair. This is a good opportunity to prepare your animal for Fitting and Showing this fall and to ask questions you might have.

Members who have a conflict with the June 15 date are required to write a letter to the Livestock Committee Chairman, 901 E 7th Avenue, Suite 2, Ellensburg, WA 98926 by the Livestock Committee meeting on May 21, to be excused.  The letter needs to be written by the 4-H or FFA member requesting the excuse, address the reason for not attending, who will weigh and show the animal in a feeder class, and a plan to make up for this missed activity.  Members must make arrangements to have another exhibitor weigh their goat and show it in a feeder class.

Details

Date:
June 15
Time:
7:00 am - 12:00 pm
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