Fair Starts In: 2019-08-07 08:00:00 GMT-05:00

Beef

Weigh In: 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Livestock Show: 6:00 p.m., Thursday, August 8, 2019

Livestock Sale: 6:30 p.m., Friday, August 9, 2019

 

For more information contact John Workman at 304-275-4241

 

PRIZES

1st - $12.00; 2nd - $10.00; 3rd - $8.00

 

GENERAL RULES

  1. A limit of one market steer per exhibitor.

  2. Market steers must be born on or after January 1, 2018.

  3. Market steers must be owned by exhibitors by November 1, 2018.

  4. Market steers must weigh between 900 and 1450 pounds. Any market steer weighing less than 900 pounds or more than 1450 pounds will not be eligible for Grand or Reserve. In addition, market steers weighing over 1450 pounds will have a selling weight of 1450 pounds.

  5. Market steers will be divided into weight classes. Market steers will be assigned to these weight divisions by a special committee after the market steers have been weighed in. The makeup of this committee would include representatives from the Vo-Ag Department, WVU Cooperative Extension Service and the Fair Association.

  6. A limit of one feeder heifer and one feeder steer per exhibitor.

  7. Replacement heifers and feeder steers must be born between January 1, 2019 and March 15, 2019.

  8. Feeder heifers and feeder steers must be owned by exhibitors by June 1, 2019.

  9. Feeder heifers and feeder steers must weigh between 300 and 650 pounds. Any feeder heifers or feeder steers weighing less than 300 pounds or more than 650 pounds will not be eligible for Grand or Reserve. In addition, any feeder heifers or feeder steers weighing over 650 pounds will have a selling weight of 650 pounds.

  10. The exhibitor will be required to keep their stall and space in clean condition by removing filth and litter, or may hire someone to do so. Prize money will be forfeited and a $50.00 fee assessed per animal if the stall is not cleaned after the animal is removed at the close of the fair.

  11. All animals must comply with health regulations of the West Virginia Department of Agriculture.  Click here for a printable version.

  12. NO ANIMALS MAY ENTER THE BARN BEFORE THE DESIGNATED WEIGH IN TIME.

 
DIVISIONS
 
Section I - Junior Division
CLASSES IN HEREFORD, ANGUS, CHAROLAIS, AND EXOTIC

CLASS

  1. Junior Heifer Calf (calved after 1/1/19)

  2. Senior Heifer Calf (calved between 9/1/18 and 12/31/18)

  3. Summer Yearling Heifer (calved between 5/1/18 and 8/31/18)

  4. Junior Yearling Heifer (calved between 1/1/18 and 4/30/18)

  5. Senior Yearling Heifer (calved between 9/1/17 and 12/31/17)

  6. Cow (2 years old and over)

  7. Grand Champion Female

  8. Reserved Champion Female

  9. Feeder Calf

  10. 4-H and FFA Feeder Heifer (calved between 12/15/18 and 3/15/19)

  11. Grand Champion Feeder Heifer

  12. Reserve Champion Feeder Heifer

  13. 4-H and FFA Feeder Steer (calved after 12/1/18)

  14. Grand Champion Feeder Steer

  15. Reserve Champion Feeder Steer

  16. 4-H and FFA Baby Beef

  17. Grand Champion Baby Beef

  18. Reserve Champion Baby Beef

  19. Beef Showmanship - Trophy

  1. Junior ages 14 and under

  2. Senior ages 15-21

  1. Junior Bull Calf (calved after 1/1/19)

  2. Senior Bull Calf (calved between 9/1/18 and 12/31/18)

  3. Summer Yearling Bull (calved between 5/1/18 and 8/31/18)

  4. Junior Yearling Bull (calved between 1/1/18 and 4/30/18)

  5. Senior Yearling Bull (calved between 9/1/17 and 12/31/17)

  6. Bull (calved before 9/1/16)

  7. Grand Champion Bull

  8. Reserve Champion Bull

Section II - Open Division
  1. Junior Heifer Calf (calved after 1/1/19)

  2. Senior Heifer (calved between 9/1/18 and 12/31/18)

  3. Summer Yearling Heifer (calved between 5/1/18 and 8/31/18)

  4. Junior Yearling Heifer (calved between 1/1/18 and 4/30/18)

  5. Senior Yearling Heifer (calved between 9/1/17 and 12/31/17)

  6. Cow (2 years old and over)

  7. Grand Champion Female

  8. Reserve Champion Female

  9. Junior Bull Calf (calved after 1/1/19)

  10. Senior Bull Calf (calved between 9/1/18 and 12/31/18)

  11. Summer Yearling Bull (calved between 5/1/18 and 8/31/18)

  12. Junior Yearling Bull (1/1/18 and 4/30/18)

  13. Senior Yearling Bull (5/1/18 and 8/31/18)

  14. Bull (calved before 9/1/16)

  15. Grand Champion Bull

  16. Reserve Champion Bull

  17. Junior Heifer Calf (1/1/19)

  18. Senior Heifer Calf (calved between 9/1/18 and 12/31/18)

  19. Summer Yearling Heifer (calved between 5/1/18 and 8/31/18)

  20. Junior Yearling Heifer (calved between 1/1/18 and 4/30/18)

  21. Senior Yearling Heifer (calved between 9/1/17 and 12/31/17)

  22. Cow (2 years and older)

  23. Grand Champion Female (Rosette)

  24. Reserve Champion Female (Rosette)