JUNIOR MARKET GOAT SHOW
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Please read the rules thoroughly and carefully as several rules have changed AND will be strictly enforced. The EXHIBITOR is responsible for knowing the rules.
By entering this show, you acknowledge you have read and understand the rules.
Ownership Deadline:August 10, 2021
Entry Deadline: August 20, 2021
Check - In: Wednesday, September 15th from 7 AM – 9 AM.
Judging: Wednesday, September 15th at 10:00AM.
Release: following Show
JUNIOR MARKET GOAT SHOW EXHIBIT RULES
Market Goats will be shown whether & does.Entries will not be changed after arrival.
RULE 1.EXHIBITOR ELIGIBILITY
Participation in the Junior Market Goat Show is limited to members in good standing with their 4-H Club or FFA Chapter. Exhibitors must be enrolled in, and attending, public or private elementary or secondary school. Students must be between 3rd grade and their 1st semester of college in the fall.
RULE 2. ANIMAL ELIGIBILITY
All Market animals need to have their milk teeth.ALL goats MUST have a premise ID tag – following the rules of the Arkansas Livestock and Poultry Commission – MUST BE OFFICIAL USDA TAG.Tags can be ordered via USDA at (866)873-2824.
RULE 3. ENTRY DEADLINE:
AUGUST 20, 2021. Late entries will NOT be accepted.
RULE 4.ENTRY FORMS/ FEES:
An entry fee of $20 per head must be paid for online.Entry fees are non-refundable!Substitutions are allowed at $10 per entry.ALL entries MUST be made AND paid online at ONLINE ENTRIES (fourstatesfair.com).You MUST bring your computer receipt with the QR code to check-in.In all cases, the Four States Fair management, staff, and directors reserve the right to accept or reject an application for entry.
RULE 5.HEALTH CERTIFICATES
All animals will be required to have a current health certificate issued by a licensed veterinarian that conforms to the requirements of the Arkansas Animal Health Commission.Health papers are required and will be checked upon arrival at the livestock gate.
ALL goats must have a Premise Ear ID Tag following rules of the Arkansas Livestock & Poultry
Commission. MUST BE OFFICIAL USDA TAG, AND CAN BE ORDERED VIA USDA AT
RULE 6. WEIGH-IN
Market Lambs will be weighed and broken into classes.ONLY one (1) trip across the official scales at weigh-in. Committee will weigh animals at check in for official weight.Market Wether & Market Does will be weighed at check in and broken into classes by weight - Must be weighed in by 9:00 AM
RULE 7.ARRIVAL & RELEASE:
All entries in the Market Goat Show must be in checked in with the livestock director by 9AM,
Wednesday, September 15, 2021.All exhibits will be released following the conclusion of the goat show.
RULE 8. PREMIUMS
Premiums paid 1st – 3rd Place
Additional premiums as follows:
minimum of 50 head exhibited will pay $100 for Champion & $50 for Reserve Champion
51 – 75 head exhibited will pay $150 for Champion & $75 for Reserve Champion
76 plus head exhibited will pay $200 for Champion & $100 for Reserve Champion