CLASS 26: Hay, Grain and Seeds

CHAIRPERSON: Amy McPhail (613) 978-6242

Committee: Harold McPhail, Lori & Mick Lacharity

See “Rules & Regulations of NLAS”.

Entries accepted at main hall on Thursday July 12, 2018 from 3-10pm

Exhibits are to be picked up on Sunday, July 15, 2018 from 4-5pm

PRIZE MONEY FOR SECTIONS 1 to 15:

1st $6; 2nd $5; 3rd $4; 4th and out $3

  1. Spring Wheat, – 4 lbs
  2. Fall Wheat, – 4 lbs
  3. Barley – 4 lbs.
  4. Red Clover – 4 lbs
  5. Soybeans – 4 lbs
  6. Field Beans (blacks, whites, crans, kidneys, etc) – 4 lbs
  7. Haylage – 4 lbs
  8. Corn Silage – 4 lbs
  9. Best sheaf of barley, 3” in diameter
  10. Best sheaf of spring wheat, 3” in diameter
  11. Best sheaf of fall wheat, 3” in diameter
  12. Best sheaf of oats, 3” in diameter
  13. Shelled grain corn
  14. Hybrid Corn, 10 ears
  15. High Moisture Corn, 4 lbs

PRIZE MONEY FOR SECTIONS 16 to 24

1st $10; 2nd $8; 3rd $6; 4th $4; 5th $2

Basic Scoring – TOTAL: 100

Stage of Maturity – 30
Texture – 20
Leafiness – 20
Colour and Aroma – 10
Purity – 10
Conformity to Class Requirements – 10

COMMERCIAL HAY CLASS:

Entry to consist of one 4” flake, taken from an undisturbed bale & exhibited in polyurethane bag. Samples must be cut to fit in plastic hay bags. Large bale samples must be cut to a similar size.

Bags are available from NLAS office.

    1. First Cut Alfalfa, must be 85% or more alfalfa
    2. First Cut Mixed Legume & Grass,
      mixed 70% and 30% either way
    3. Second Cut Hay, 85% legume
  1. Best Hay Exhibit from Sections 12 to 14
  2. Large square or round bale of 1st cut hay
  3. Large square or round bale of 2nd cut hay
  4. Baled haylage, 1st cut – 5 lbs
  5. Baled haylage, 2nd cut – 5 lbs
  6. Best hay exhibit from sections 16 to 23

Lanark Wheat Producers Special:

PRIZE MONEY FOR SECTION 25 & 26

1st $10; 2nd $8; 3rd $6

  1. Spring Wheat – 8 lbs
  2.  Fall/Winter wheat – 8 lbs

2018 FIELD CROP COMPETITION:

NOTE: To qualify for prizes, you must exhibit a sheaf at the fair.

PRIZE MONEY FOR SECTIONS 27 to 30:

1st $40; 2nd $30; 3rd $15; 4th $10; 5th $5

  1. Barley Field Crop Competition (including a sheaf at the Fair)
  2. Spring Wheat Field Crop Competition (including a sheaf at the Fair)
  3. Oat Field Crop Competition (including a sheaf at the Fair)
  4. Fall Wheat Field Crop Competition (including a sheaf at the fair)

July 13,14,15 2018