Beef

Mercer County Fair 
Beef Cattle – Division 11

Superintendent – Rick Scheid, 748-2639


 Exhibits must remain until 4 p.m. Sunday, or prize money will be withheld. 

  1. All recognized breeds will be shown, if available.
  2. The Mercer County Fair is part of the N.D. Junior Point Show.
  3. Class premiums:

1st………… $25

2nd ………. $20

3rd ……….. $15

4th ……….. $10

Beef Heifers

  1. Supreme Champion Beef Heifer prize money: $100 champion, $50 reserve champion

LOT

1101   Spring heifer born after March 1, 2015

1102   Junior heifer calf, born in January or February, 2015

1103   Winter heifer born Nov. or Dec. 2014

1104   Fall heifer born Aug., Sept. or Oct. 2014

1105   Summer yearling born May, June or July 2014

1106   Spring yearling born March or April 2014

1107   Junior yearling born Jan. or Feb. 2014

1108   Senior yearling heifer born Sept. 1 to Dec. 31, 2013

 

Champion overall will be selected from Lots 1101-1107.

Overall Heifer

GC ……… $250

RC ……… $200

3rd ……… $150

4th ……… $100

5th ……….. $50

 

Beef Bulls

LOT

1111   Bull calf born after March 1, 2015

1112   Winter bull calf born Jan. or Feb. 2015

1113   Fall yearling bull born August to December 2014

1114   Summer yearling bull born May, June or July 2014

1115   Spring yearling bull born March or April 2014

1116   Junior yearling bull born Jan. or Feb. 2014

Champion and Reserve Champion Bull selected from Lots 1111-1116.

 

Other

LOT

1117   Cow/calf pair (cow 2 years or older) (both in halter)

Champion and Reserve Champion Cow/Calf pair selected from Lot 1117.

1118   Prospect steer (handler must be 10 years or younger)

 

Market Beef (steer or heifer)  (heifers may only show as breeding or market, not both)

LOT

1119   Market beef

  1. Heifers and steers will be split in class.
  2. Grand Champion Market Animal prize money:

GC ……… $500

RC ……… $400

3rd ……… $300

4th ……… $200

5th ……… $100

  1. Classes will be split by weight, with a maximum limit of 8 per class.

Weigh-in on Saturday, time to be announced.