Rabbits

Mercer County Fair
Rabbits – Division 17

Superintendent – Donna Buchmann, 880-0004


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

  1. No entries received after 8 a.m. on Saturday.
  2. Feed and care must be provided by exhibitor.
  3. All rabbits must be provided by exhibitor. Only 1 entry per Lot per breed.

You cannot enter the same rabbit in 2 different Lots.

  1. Where there is minimal competition, no award will be given unless specimen is worthy.
  2. Prize money: 1st $5, 2nd $4, 3rd $3.
  3. Judging will be on Saturday, following the poultry show.
  4. Grand and reserve overall buck, overall doe, and overall market will be awarded.
  5. A pen of three is the same sex, same age.

 

Champion and Reserve Buck will be selected from Lots 1701-1703. Champion and

Reserve Doe will be selected from Lots 1704-1706. Premiums: GC $15, RC $10.

 

Breeding*

LOT

1701   Junior buck (3-5 months)

1702   Intermediate buck (6-8 months)

1703   Senior buck (over 8 months)

1704   Junior doe (3-5 months)

1705   Intermediate doe (6-8 months)

1706   Senior doe (over 8 months)

Champion and Reserve Market Rabbit will be selected from Lots 1711-1716. Premiums: GC $15, RC $10.

 

Market

LOT

1711   Small fryer, 2½-4 lbs., up to 65 days

1712   Pen of three small fryers, 2½-4 lbs., up to 65 days

1713   Large fryer, 4-5½ lbs

1714   Pen of three large fryers, 4-5½ lbs

1715   Roaster, over 5½ lbs

1716   Two roasters, over 5½ lbs