Section B

Dairy Cattle

CHIEF DAIRY CATTLE STEWARD: Dennis Scott 0409 823 628
Entries Close; Monday 25th October
Entry Fee per Class: $5

Conditions for Show Cattle

SPECIFICATIONS FOR GOVERNMENT APPROVED TB AND BRUCELLOSIS FREE SHOW:

TUBERCULOSIS:

Cattle must belong to a herd, which is:

  1. Accredited Tuberculosis Free, or

  2. Situated in a Tuberculosis Free or Tuberculosis Provisionally Free area and not under quarantine restrictions for Tuberculosis.

  3. Situated in a Tuberculosis Free or Tuberculosis Provisionally Free area if released from quarantine restrictions for Tuberculosis during the 36 months preceding November 2003.  Must have a complete herd test with no reactors within 60 days of exhibit, or

  4. Situated in a ‘Tuberculosis Eradication Area’ and must be held in isolation for 60 days prior to exhibition and tested negative within this period.

BRUCELLOSIS:

Breeding cattle for exhibit must be derived from herds situated in ‘Brucellosis Free’, ‘Brucellosis Provisionally Free’ or ‘Brucellosis Eradication’ areas, and:

  1. May be exhibited without testing if the herds of origin are:

Accredited Brucellosis or Certified Free or Confirmed Brucellosis Free and the last herd test was carried out in the 36 months preceding November 2003, or

  1. If the last herd test was carried out more than 36 months from November 2003, or if the herds of origin are tested negative or monitored negative then the cattle must be held in isolation for 60 days prior to exhibition and tested negative within this period.

Cattle from herds of lower status than monitored negative for Brucellosis are excluded from exhibition or show, VIS, provisionally clear, restricted, infected and suspect.

ALL STOCK MUST BE TB AND BRUCELLOSIS FREE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE AGRICULTURE DEPARTMENT REGULATIONS.

FOR INFORMATION CONTACT STOCK INSPECTOR.


These regulations are to be read in conjunction with the Rules and Regulations for
Exhibitors and Participants on the back of the nomination form.

All nomination of entry forms by exhibitors under the age of 18 years must be accompanied by the
signed consent of the exhibitor’s parent/guardian. All adult nomination of entry
forms must be accompanied by the signed indemnity. This form is located with the
entry forms at the back of the schedule.
ALL NOMINATION OF ENTRY FORMS MUST BE SIGNED.
ALL ENTRIES MUST PROVIDE VENDOR DECLARATIONS AND HAVE A NLIS INDENTIFICATION.

 

• Judging will commence at 9.00am on Saturday 30th October.
*Livestock are to remain on the showgrounds until 4:00pm.
* Stall bedding supplied
*All entries must be registered in the respective Stud Book or Calf Register.
*No exhibit can compete in more than one class except in progeny Classes and
Group classes.
* All exhibits of breeding cows which are not in milk or evidently in calf, must at
the time of lodging entries, supply a Statutory Declaration that the cows
competing have bred within 12 months previous to the time of exhibition.
* The scale of points in the stock section shall be:
First = 3 points, Second – 2 points, Third = 1 point. Unless otherwise
stipulated.

*All entries must provide vendor declarations and have NLIS identification.

*Southern Districts Agricultural Society’s PIC Number WKSG0129

Dairy Breeds

Prize Money:  First $40; Second $20; Third $10                            

Exhibitors please indicate BREED clearly on entry form.

1       Heifer born on or after January 1, 2021

2       Heifer born on or between July 1 and December 31, 2020

3       Heifer born on or between January 1 and June 30, 2020

4       Heifer born on or after January 1 (dry) 2018

PENDREY AGENCIES Champion Jersey Heifer – $100 cash & Society ribbon

Reserve Champion Jersey Heifer – Society ribbon

PENDREY AGENCIES Champion Holstein Heifer – $100 cash & Society ribbon

Reserve Champion Holstein Heifer – Society ribbon

 

5     Cow born before January 1 (dry) 2019

6     Cow born during 2019 in milk

7     Cow born during 2018 in milk

8     Cow born during 2017

9     Cow born before January 1 2017

 

Champion Jersey Cow – $100 & Society ribbon

Reserve Champion Jersey Cow – Society Ribbon

Champion Holstein Cow – $100 & Society ribbon

Reserve Champion Holstein Cow – Society Ribbon

 

CATTLE VETINARY SERVICES Grand Champion Jersey– $125 cash & Society Ribbon

CATTLE VETINARY SERVICES Grand Champion Holstein - $125 cash & Society Ribbon

ELDERS BUNBURY SUPREME ALL-BREEDS DAIRY COW -  $500 voucher & Society Ribbon

 

10  Best female in milk or dry aged 2 or 3 years.  First prize – $125.  Second prize – $75.   Third - $50.   

12  BUSSELTON MACHINERY AWARD Dairy cow, any breed, with best shaped udder. First prize $70 cash. Second Prize $20 cash. Third Prize $10             cash.

13  Dam and Daughter, any age. First prize $40 cash. Second Prize $20 cash. Third Prize $10.

14 HERDMAN’S AWARD Donated by FARMWEST  for the best exhibit of three beasts. 

      To be judged at the conclusion of the breed classes. First prize  doses Farmwest Progeny Test semen, second prize 10 doses Farmwest Progeny        Test semen.