Clifton Show Society

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Cattle

2018 Cattle Sections PDF File

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Entries can be posted to PO Box 35 Clifton QLD 4361 or emailed to [email protected]

James Bazley Memorial Junior Judging

Friday 16th February 2018  - time to be advised   for PRIME CATTLE JUNIOR JUDGING


Class 1: Primary School Students


Class 2: Open (Under 25 as at 1st May  2018)


Prime Cattle ~ Friday 16th February 2018

Judging to commence at 7.00am     Entry Fee $7.00 if cattle offered for sale             $25.00 if cattle are not offered for sale  


Chief Steward: Brian Gillam - 0428299725

Steward: Tom Bazley - 0422730249


Sale to commence after judging by George & Fuhrmann 10.00am


***Please note that cattle can only be entered in one section ***


Prize Money and Ribbons 1st $30.00 2nd $20.00


Proud Sponsor of this section Bendigo Bank



Classes Include:

1. Heifer up to 280kg

1a Steer up to 280kg

2. Heifer 280-350kg

2a Steer 280-350kg

3. Vealer Pen of two, up to 280kg

4. Yearling Pen of two 280kg-350kg

5. Single Female over 350-460kg

6. Single Steer 350-460kg

7. Pen of two steers or heifers 350-460kg


Champion Vealer of the show ~ Gillam Memorial Trophy - Donated by Brian & Desley Gillam and Family in memory of Ian & Joan Gillam

Champion Heifer of the show ~ Donated by Trev & Kelly Weier

Champion Steer of the show ~ Donated by Ray Bunch Machinery

Champion Beast of the Show ~Donated by Riverina Warwick - $400 feed/product                                                                                                                       Points Prize ~ Donated by the Logan Family in memory of Jim Logan




Conditions of entry

1. All cattle to be bona fide property of exhibitors for at least one month prior to show

2. All cattle to be penned by 7.00pm THURSDAY NIGHT

3. The stewards are empowered to reject exhibits which in their opinion are not worthy of exhibition as Prime Cattle

4. ALL HORNED CATTLE to be tipped prior to arrival at Show - Dehorned cattle preferred - Tipped to the satisfaction of the Stewards.

5. In the event of any entry having been entered in the wrong class in the opinion of the Judge, they shall instruct the steward's to transfer them into the right class

6. All cattle to be weighed on arrival THURSDAY NIGHT for classing

7. All stock sold - A commission of 5 per cent will be charged from which the Auctioneers will refund 2.5 percent on all Show Cattle and the other cattle sold to the Show Society (No yard dues or Scale Fees)

8. All weights are Live weights

9. Cattle to be exhibited in no more than one class, and are not to be entered in the Led Steer section on Saturday

10. Cattle to be sold on live weight

11. Exhibitors please note Breed of beast entered to be eligible for Special awards

12. Entry form to be supplied on delivery of cattle

13. Any beast not offered for sale NOT ELIGIBLE FOR CHAMPIONS



All Breeds Heifer Show (STUD CATTLE) ~ Friday 16.02.2018

Judging to commence at 6.00pm under lights in the main arena

 

Entry fee $7.00 (Heifers entered Friday night must be entered in general classes on Saturday)

 

Entries close 13th February. Post to PO Box 35 Clifton QLD 4361 or email [email protected]

 

For further information contact John McCarthy 07 4696 3183 or 0412774247 or the secretary 07 46 973 102


*** Cash, Vouchers, Products, Sashes & Trophies up for grabs ***

 

Classes Include

1. Under 9 months                                          Born after 1/5/17

2. 9 months - 12 months                             Born 1/2/17-30/4/17

3. 12 months - 14 months                          Born 1/12/16-31/1/17

4. 14 months - 16 months                          Born 1/10/16-30/11/16

5. 16 months - 18 months                          Born 1/8/16-30/9/16

6. 18 months - under 20 months           Born 1/6/16-31/7/16

7. 20 months - under 22 months (no calf at foot)  1/4/16 -31/5/16

8. Pair of Females.

9. Sires or Dams Progeny (2 head).


Grand Champion receives the Rod Frahm memorial trophy ~ Junior Champion ~ Senior Champion ~ Most successful school ~ Most successful exhibitor ~ Leader under 12 years ~ Leader 12-15 years ~ Leader 16-18 years ~ Leader 19-25 years ~ Herdsman of the night receives the Adam Prendergast Memorial Trophy ~ Exhibitor travelling the furtherest distance ~


Leaders must be under 25 years of age at February 16 2018


If large class numbers classes will be split


Stalls allocated as nominated and bedding if required must be paid for with nominations (Bedding $5.50/bale)

 

CATTLEMANS BREAKFAST SATURDAY MORNING

Led Steer/commercial Heifer ~ Saturday 17.02.2018

Entry fee $5.50    (cattle will be weighed early Saturday morning and the event will be held Saturday


Prize Money Classes 1-4 - 1st $80; 2nd $60; 3rd $40 4th $20


Entries to be in by February 14th to Brian Gillam ph 46963238 or A Saville PO Box 35 Clifton QLD 4361 or [email protected]


Classes Include:

1. Up to 300kg

2. 301kg - 390kg

3. 391kg - 490 kg

4. 491kg and over


 

This section proudly sponsored by:


Gillys Meat Clifton - ph 46 973 997


George & Fuhrmann  Warwick - ph 46 614 644 


Benjarra Pastoral Co Ellangowan - ph 0467 623 595 


pb Agrifoods - 07 46 335 555




Stud Cattle ~ Saturday 17.02.2018

Judging to commence at 8am 

ENTRY FEE:  $4.50;                          Bedding straw $5.50 per bale


Entries close prior to show (13.02.2018) No late entries accepted. Send to PO Box 35 Clifton QLD or email to [email protected]


All entries must be from a Brucellosis and TB free herd.  Animals must be tick free. Animals are from a property on which Johne's Disease has not been known or suspected to exist during the previous 5 year period  Animals with artificial colouring or glues will be disqualified. All entries must be registered animals. The following classes will be catered for in each recognized breed of Stud Beef Cattle. All breeds will have a separate competing classes. Age of beast to be taken from February 1st.  


Classes Include

1. Bull under 12 months

2. Bull 12 & under 16 months

3. Bull 16 & under 20 months

4. Bull 20 & under 24 months

5. Bull 24 and under 30 months

6. Bull over 30 months

7. Female under 12 months

8. Female 12 & under 16 months

9. Female 16 & under 20 months

10. Female 20 & under 24 months

11. Female 24 & under 30 months

12. Female over 30 months


Senior and Junior Champions and Reserve Champions ~ Grand Champion Bull and Female ~  Supreme champion Female/Male of British, European, Tropical breeds;

SUPREME EXHIBIT OF THE SHOW -  Clifton Newsagency & PAT WEIR MP

BREEDERS GROUP; SIRES PROGENY; British, European and Tropical Breeds.

SUPREME SANTA GERTRUDIS EXHIBIT - BIG S TROPHY


SUPREME STUD CATTLE EXHIBIT -will be judged once all rings have finished.-

 



STUD CATTLE YOUNG JUDGES

Age Taken from 1st May 2018

CLASS 1 - UNDER 12                           SPONSORED BY C&S SMITH


CLASS 2 - 12-15 YEARS                     SPONSORED BY  C & S SMITH


CLASS 3 - 15 & UNDER 25 YEARS    SPONSORED BY C&S SMITH

STUD CATTLE JUNIOR PARADER  

Age Taken from 1st May 2018

CLASS 1 - UNDER 12                           SPONSORED BY  D & D SCHWERIN                                                                                                  CLASS 2 - 12-15 YEARS                      SPONSORED BY D & D SCHWERIN


CLASS 3 - 15 & UNDER 25 YEARS      SPONSORED BY  D&D SCHWERIN


(FINALS OF DARLING DOWNS YOUNG JUDGES AND PARADERS WILL BE HELD AT KILLARNEY SHOWGROUNDS  2ND.June 2018

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Thanks to the generous sponsors of each section and to the dedicated stewards of each section.