Piscataquis Valley Fair

Youth Dairy Show
Friday, August 28th at 10:00 AM
All Livestock Trailers must be parked in back parking lot.
The Fair Association recognizes and offers premiums on the following Dairy Breeds:
Milking Shorthorn Brown Swiss Guernsey
Ayrshire Jersey Holstein

Youth Dairy -Fitting & Showmanship Premiums
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th
$26 $24 $22 $20 $18 $16

Youth Dairy Premiums
  1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th
Class 1-7 $26 $24 $22 $20 $18 $16
Class 8-16 $38 $36 $34 $32 $30 $28
  1. Jr. Heifer calf - March 1, or over 4 months.
  2. Intermediate heifer calf - Dec. 1, 2008 to March 1, 2009.
  3. Sr. Heifer calf - Sept. 1. 2007 to Nov. 30, 2008.
  4. Jr. Yearling heifer March 1, 2008 to August 31, 2008.
  5. Sr. Yearling heifer Sept. 1, 2007 to Feb. 29, 2008.
  6. Jr. Champion Female - winner of Classes 1-5 (ribbon).
  7. Jr. Get of sire - 3 animals under 2 years old, not over 1 bull.
  8. Two year old cow - Sept, 1, 2006 to August 31, 2007.
  9. Three year old cow - Sept. 1, 2005 to August 31, 2006.
  10. Four year old cow - Sept. 1, 2004 to August 31, 2005.
  11. Aged cow - Born before Sept. 2003.
  12. Dry cow - must have freshened at least once.
  13. Sr. Champion - winners of classes 8 to 12 (Ribbon).
  14. Best of three females - any who have been bred and owned by exhibitor, limited to one entry.
  15. Get of Sire - three females over 2 years of age - the get of one sire. Must be owned by exhibitor. Limited to two entries.
  16. Produce of Dam - two females, any age, the produce of one cow.
  17. Grand Champion Female - Trophy and Ribbon.


There will be an extra premium paid to the highest producing cow of each breed milked in the parlor during the fair. A trophy will be presented to each winner. There will be a $50.00 calf premium for calves born at the fair. Disclaimer: The Piscataquis Valley Fair disclaims any liability for loss or damage to exhibits or personal property of exhibitors.

Animal Costume Parade: Time to dress up your critter and join in the parade!! All livestock welcome to participate. Categories are: funniest, prettiest, largest critter, smallest critter, best clown, best Christmas outfit, best hobo, best beach outfit, best coordinated outfit of handler and critter, best in parade. Ribbons will be awarded and a trophy given for Best In Parade. Parade will begin in front of the milk parlor.
Obstacle course: Can you get yourself and your critter through an obstacle course faster than anyone else?? The livestock Obstacle Course will be held on Saturday in the lovestock showring. Listen for the announcement of time. Everyone welcome to participate. Trophy awarded to fastest time.


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