Entry Book

Dept. 2 Beef



SUPERINTENDENTS: Joe Aungst, Chairman, (330) 421-4588;  Dave Bertram, Mary Aungst, Denise Gerspacher, Larry Gerspacher, Dorothy Hamlett, Gary Hamlett, Kathy Hamlett, Melanie Hamlett, Mancel Samples, Dee Samples

ENTRY FEE:  10% of First Place Premiums per class plus Membership, Season, or Mini Ticket.  Entry fee due with entry form and is not refundable.  No late entries accepted.  *Jr. Fair STEERS ONLY exempt from Membership, Season, or Mini Ticket.

JUDGING (First Show):  Tuesday, July 31 at 8:30 A.M. for Maine Anjou, Belted Galloway, Hereford, Simmental, Commercial, Prospect Feeder Heifers & Steers and *Steer Show  Entries must be in place Monday, July 30 by 8 A.M. Dismissal is on Wednesday, August 1 at 9:00 pm.
JUDGING (Second Show): Friday, August 3 at 1:00 P.M. for Angus, Limousin, Short Horn, Prospect Feeder Heifers & Steers and Commercial. Show entries will be admitted Thursday, August 2 between 4:00-11:00 A.M. Dismissal will be Sunday, August 5 at 8:00 P.M.
You must decide which Commercial or Prospect Feeder Heifers & Steers Class you want to show in at entry time.  You can only show in one class in one of the shows. This will be decided at entry time.

1. Exhibitor must show cattle that are registered, eligible to register or are commercial. 
2. There must be five registered animals of a breed to show as a breed. Less than five show as commercial.  Registration papers must be available for inspection.  NO HORNS
3. Fair Board will furnish tie stalls ONLY - any other items or material will be furnished by the Exhibitor.
4. Limit of two (2) animals exhibited in a class by any Exhibitor.
5. Show order by breeds will be announced before the show.
6. “Competition in the Polled Hereford and/or Hereford shows is open to any animal registered in the American Polled Hereford Association and/or the American Hereford Association registries recognized by the World Hereford Council”.
7. Any animal may be shown in breed class or commercial class but not in both.
8. Entries will be accepted after the Premium Book is published on a first come, first serve basis until stall space is filled, but not later than 4 P.M. July 20.
9. All animals housed (stalled) but not shown in a class will be charged a fee of $2.00 per day.
10. All animals must show in individual classes.
11. Bulls over 8 months of age must have ring or nose lead and halter.
12. Jr. Fair animals MUST house with Jr. Fair
13.  The Fair Board Directors in charge of the Open Class Beef Dept. shall reserve the right to have the final jurisdiction over any and all questions and disputes in the Open Class Beef Cattle Dept.
14. All stalls will be assigned before arrival at the fairgrounds.
15. All registered cattle will abide by the rules set forth in their respective breed association for purebred percentages.
16. Exhibitors must have the original registration certificate on each animal available for inspection before the shows. Ear tattoos must be legible and correspond to the registration certificate.

Exhibitors are allowed to stay all week but must arrive by 8:00 a.m. Monday, July 30 with a dismissal time of Sunday, August 5 at 8:00 p.m. MUST NOTE ON ENTRY FORM IF STAYING ALL WEEK.


Section B- Belted Galloway
Section C1- Commercial
Section H- Hereford (Registered with Association)
Section SI- Simmental (3/4 or higher)
Section M- Maine Anjou (3/4, brown papers)
Section P1- Prospect Feeder Heifers & Steers
Section S- Steer Show

Section A- Angus (100%)
Section C2- Commercial
Section L- Limousin (3/4 or higher)
Section SH- Shorthorns (15/16)
Section P2- Prospect Feeder Heifers & Steers

Any other registered animals that do not meet their breed requirements will show in Commercial Class.
Premiums: 1st-$30; 2nd-$25; 3rd-$20; 4th-$15; 5th-$10; 6th-$5

1. Jr. Bull Calf-Jan 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018.
2. Sr. Bull Calf-July 1, 2017 - Dec. 31, 2017.
Champion Bull Calf - Rosette.
Reserve Champion Bull Calf - Rosette
5. Jr. Yearling Bull - Jan 1, 2017 - June 30, 2017.
6. Sr. Yearling Bull - July 1 - Dec 31, 2016.
Jr. Champion Bull; Rosette
Reserve Jr. Champion Bull; Rosette

9. Bull Two Years Old and Over-Anytime Before July 1, 2016.
Sr. Champion Bull; Rosette
Reserve Sr. Champion Bull; Rosette

Grand Champion Bull; Rosette
Reserve Grand Champion Bull; Rosette

(Remaining Champion Bulls and the Reserve to the Champion selected as Grand Champion).
14. Pair of Bulls

15. Jr. Heifer Calf -Jan 1, 2018- June 30, 2018.
16. Sr. Heifer Calf - July 1, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017.
Champion Heifer Calf - Rosette.
Reserve Champion Heifer Calf - Rosette.

19. Jr. Yearling Heifer - Jan 1, 2017 - June 31, 2017.
20. Sr. Yearling Heifer - July 1, 2016 - Dec. 31, 2016.
Jr. Champion Heifer; Rosette
Reserve Jr. Champion Heifer; Rosette

23. Female Two Years Old and Over-anytime before July 1, 2016.
Champion Sr. Female; Rosette
Reserve Champion Senior Female; Rosette
Grand Champion Female: Rosette
Reserve Grand Champion Female; Rosette.

(Remaining Champion Females & the Reserve Champion selected as Grand Champion).

28. Cow and Calf  (born after Jan 1, 2018) (calf may be either sex, no steer)
29. Pair of Calves-owned by Exhibitor. Both sexes to be rep.
30. Pair of Yearlings-owned by Exhibitor. Both sexes to be rep.
31. Pair of Females-owned by Exhibitor.

Supreme Champion Bull and Female (Banner) sponsored by T.L. KELLER MEATS, 3739 Avon Lake Rd., Litchfield, Ohio. Phone: 330-722-4501

Embroidered Duffel Bags sponsored by STRIKE + SPARE LANES, 301 Highland Dr. Lodi, OH. and TRACY & DON KELLING, Lodi, OH.


1.  The Steer Show is open to all beef breeds and commercial cattle.
2.  Steer entries must be received in the Fair Office as soon as possible after distribution of the Premium Book but no later than July 20.
3.  Each Exhibitor will be restricted to showing no more than two steers.
4.  The entry fee for each steer is 10% of the first place premium offered and due with entry form and is not refundable.
5.  Steers must be calved on or after January 1, 2017.
6.  If necessary, steers may be divided by weight.

PREMIUMS:  1st Place (Grand Champion Steer): $75.00 and Silver Tray; sponsored by g STONYBROOK FARMS, P.O. Box 321, Sharon Center, OH 44274 Phone: (330) 239-2491 (In Memory of Gary Vaughn)
2nd Place (Reserve Grand Champion Steer): $50.00 sponsored by Martha Vaughn and Family, In Memory of Gary Vaughn
3rd-$35; 4th-$25; 5th-$15; 6th-$10;sponsored by TURK BROS, 1903 Orange Rd, Ashland, OH  44805 Phone: (419) 289-1051 and  5-H FARM, 741 Bellus Rd, Hinckley, OH  44233 Phone: (330) 278-4618 



1. A prospect beef calf (feeder calf) is an immature male bovine, not over seven months of age that has been raised on a diet of milk, milk replacers, grains and/or roughage.
2. You must decide which prospect feeder class you want to show at entry time. You can only show in one class in one of the shows.
3. Classes will be divided at the discretion of the superintendent.
4. Maximum weight of 650 pounds (weighed once, times will be posted)
5. The feeder show is open to all beef breeds and commercial cattle
6. Each exhibitor will be restricted to showing no more than two feeders.
7. The entry fee for each feeder is 10% of the first place premium offered and due with entry form and is not refundable. 
8. Feeders-born January 1, 2018-May 31, 2018
9. Calves must be de-horned and castrated (completely healed) before the fair.
10. Feeder entries must be received in the Fair Office as soon as possible after the Premium Book distribution but no later than July 20. NO LATE ENTRIES ACCEPTED.

Premiums: 1st-$30; 2nd-$25; 3rd- $20; 4th- $15; 5th- $10; 6th-$5.  
Sponsored by: SCOTT FRANK, 92098 Jamison Rd. Lodi, OH 44254. Phone: 330-607-6286