sheep
2017 Schedule Now Live
Section Steward Jock McLaren
Stewards Carley McLaren, Cameron Lisle, Troy Yarnold, Judy Lisle

Entries will not be accepted unless accompanied by an Agricultural Societies Council of NSW Sheep Show Health Declaration form.

Sheep will only be accepted from a Monitored Negative flock enrolled in the Australian Sheep Johne’s Disease Market Assurance Program

Sheep will be penned on black plastic and straw, and each Stud will be separated by divisions.

2A Merino Judging 9am Friday March 17

Entry fee: $5 per Class - Max of $30Shearing date: Rule 19All sheep must be footrot and brucellosis accredited

EXTRA SUPERFINE
1
March shorn ram not showing more than two permanent teeth
2
March shorn ram showing more than two permanent teeth
3
August shorn ram not showing more than two permanent teeth
4
August shorn ram showing more than two permanent teeth
Champion Extra Superfine Ram Reserve Champion Extra Superfine Ram
5
March shorn ewe not showing more than two permanent teeth
6
March shorn ewe showing more than two permanent teeth
7
August shorn ewe not showing more than two permanent teeth
8
August shorn ewe showing more than two permanent teeth
Champion Extra Superfine Ram Reserve Champion Extra Superfine Ram
SUPERFINE
9
March shorn ram not showing more than two permanent teeth
10
March shorn ram showing more than two permanent teeth
11
August shorn ram not showing more than two permanent teeth
12
August shorn ram showing more than two permanent teeth
Champion Superfine Ram Reserve Champion Superfine Ram
13
March shorn ewe not showing more than two permanent teeth
14
March shorn ewe showing more than two permanent teeth
15
August shorn ewe not showing more than two permanent teeth
16
August shorn ewe showing more than two permanent teeth
Champion Superfine Ram Reserve Champion Superfine Ram
FINE
17
March shorn ram not showing more than two permanent teeth
18
March shorn ram showing more than two permanent teeth
19
August shorn ram not showing more than two permanent teeth
20
August shorn ram showing more than two permanent teeth
Champion Fine Ram Reserve Champion Fine Ram
21
March shorn ewe not showing more than two permanent teeth
22
March shorn ewe showing more than two permanent teeth
23
August shorn ewe not showing more than two permanent teeth
24
August shorn ewe showing more than two permanent teeth
Champion Fine Ram Reserve Champion Fine Ram
FINE/MEDIUM
25
March shorn ram not showing more than two permanent teeth
26
March shorn ram showing more than two permanent teeth
27
August shorn ram not showing more than two permanent teeth
28
August shorn ram showing more than two permanent teeth
Champion Fine/Medium Ram Reserve Champion Fine/Medium Ram
29
March shorn ewe not showing more than two permanent teeth
30
March shorn ewe showing more than two permanent teeth
31
August shorn ewe not showing more than two permanent teeth
32
August shorn ewe showing more than two permanent teeth
Champion Fine/Medium Ram Reserve Champion Fine/Medium Ram
Junior Ram March Shorn
Junior Ram August Shorn
Junior Champion Ram
Junior Ewe March Shorn
Junior Ewe August Shorn
Junior Champion Ewe
Junior Champion Pair
Grand Champion Ram Of The Show
Grand Champion Ewe Of The Show
SUPREME CHAMPION SHEEP OF THE SHOW
33
BREEDERS GROUP of three rams and two ewes. Exhibit may be either March or August Rule 19 tagged but must be all of the one shearing

2B British, Australian and other Meat Breeds, Stud Sheep

Judging 9am SATURDAY March 18

Chief Steward Michael Makeham 02 6777 6588 0428 101 515

Sponsored by “Abberley Park”, Border Leicester Stud, Peter Sendall, “Amelie” Poll Dorset Stud, Bill Fletcher, Walcha Veterinary Supplies

Entries close - Friday 26th FebruaryEntry Fee $4.00 per entry

CONDITIONS OF ENTRY: National Sheep Health Statement and Vendor Declarations to accompany all exhibits

OVINE BRUCELLOSIS, FOOTROT & JOHNES DISEASE

All Sheep must be from Ovine Brucellosis-free, Footrot-free and Johnes Disease-free flocks. Papers must be sighted before sheep are unloaded.

Johnes Disease: Exhibitors are required to have a signed health declaration that to their knowledge their sheep have not been in contact with any stock which have originated from a property which is known to have been infected with Johnes Disease, and are required to declare that Johnes Disease is not known or suspected to have occurred in the past five (5) years on the property from which the sheep have come.

All MN1-2-3 Status Studs will be penned and unloaded separately.

• Exhibitors are requested to forward any entries to the show office by the end of business on 9th March 2017. Any exhibitor wishing to have sheep on the grounds on the Friday night should inform the chief steward so this can be arranged.

• All exhibited sheep must be bred by the Exhibitor.

• All entries are to have individual identification i.e. NLIS tag and or property PIC.

• All exhibitors are to have sheep penned before 9.00am Saturday 18 March 2017.

• Judging will commence at 9.30am Saturday 18 March 2017 and only after each exhibit has been inspected by the nominated inspector. Any exhibit not inspected or failing inspection for whatever reason shall be deemed ineligible to be exhibited in any class.

• All short wool, long wool and shedding sheep exhibited shall strictly adhere to the descriptions as shown in the breed schedule.

• All shedding sheep must have been shorn no more than 21 days prior to the show.

• The judge is empowered to transfer sheep which he/she considers to be entered in the wrong class.

• It is the responsibility of the Exhibitor to care for the welfare of their exhibits i.e. adequate feed and water.

• All water vessels used for exhibits must be located within the allocated penning and kept at least 30cm from the ground. Exhibitors are to supply water vessels

• A Maximum of three (3) entries per class per exhibitor.

• Other meat breeds not listed in schedule will be catered for if entered.

All vehicles are to be removed from the show ground immediately after delivery of exhibits. It is expected that all exhibits remain on display at the showground after the completion of judging. No sheep to be loaded before 4:00pm on Saturday 18 March 2017, loading must be done in the presence of a Steward.

SHORT WOOL BREEDS

POLL DORSET
1
Ram, Milk teeth only.
2.
Ram, Milk teeth only, shorn not carrying more than 2cm of wool.
3
Pair of Milk tooth Rams, Shorn not less than 7 and not more than 21 days prior to show.
4
Ram, Milk teeth only, shorn not less than 7 and not more than 21 days prior to show.
5
Ram, showing 2 permanent teeth only.
6
Ram, showing 2 permanent teeth only, shorn not less than 7 and not more than 21 days prior to show.
7
Ram, showing 4 permanent teeth & over.
9
Ewe, Milk teeth only.
10
Ewe, Milk teeth only, shorn not carrying more than 2cm of wool.
11
Pair of Milk tooth Ewes, shorn not less than 7 and not more than 21 days prior to show.
12
Ewe, Milk teeth only, shorn not less than 7 and not more than 21 days prior to show.
13
Ewe, showing 2 permanent teeth only.
14
Ewe, showing 2 permanent teeth only, shorn not less than 7 and not more than 21 days prior to show.
15
Ewe, showing 4 permanent teeth & over.
17
Group of three (3) sheep 1 Ram, 2 Ewes (age open but must be three of same age group and drawn from exhibited entries.)
SUFFOLK
18
Ram, showing Milk teeth only.
19
Ram, Milk teeth only, shorn not carrying more than 2cm of wool.
20
Pair of Rams, showing Milk teeth, shorn not less than 7 and not more than 21 days prior to show.
21
Ram, showing 2 permanent teeth only.
22
Ram, showing 2 permanent teeth only, shorn not less than 7 and not more than 21 days prior to show
23
Ram, showing 4 permanent teeth & over.
25
Ewe, Milk teeth only.
26
Ewe, Milk teeth only, shorn not carrying more than 2cm of wool.
27
Pair of Milk tooth Ewes, shorn not less than 7 and not more than 21 days prior to show.
28
Ewe, Milk teeth only, shorn not less than 7 and not more than 21 days prior to show.
29
Ewe, showing 2 permanent teeth only.
30
Ewe, showing 2 permanent teeth only, shorn not less than 7 and not more than 21 days prior to show.
31
Ewe, showing 4 permanent teeth & over.
33
Group of three (3) sheep 1 Ram, 2 Ewes (age open but must be three of same age group and drawn from exhibited entries.)
WHITE SUFFOLK
34
Ram, showing Milk teeth only, shorn and untrimmed
35
Ram, Milk teeth only, shorn and untrimmed born after 1-8-2015.
36
Pair of Rams, showing Milk teeth, shorn and untrimmed.
37
Ram, showing 2 permanent teeth only. shorn and untrimmed
38
Ram, showing 4 permanent teeth & over, shorn and untrimmed.
40
Ewe, Milk teeth only. shorn and untrimmed
41
Ewe, Milk teeth only, shorn and untrimmed born after 1-8-2016.
42
Pair of Milk tooth Ewes, shorn and untrimmed.
43
Ewe, showing 2 permanent teeth only, shorn and untrimmed.
44
Ewe, showing 4 permanent teeth & over. shorn and untrimmed
46
Group of three (3) sheep 1 Ram, 2 Ewes (age open but must be three of same age group and drawn from exhibited entries.)
DORPER
47
Ram, showing Milk teeth only, shorn
48
Ram, Milk teeth only, shorn, born after 1-8-2016.
49
Pair of Rams, showing Milk teeth, shorn.
50
Ram, showing 2 permanent teeth only, shorn.
51
Ram, showing 4 permanent teeth & over, shorn.
53
Ewe, Milk teeth only. shorn
54
Ewe, Milk teeth only, shorn, born after 1-8-2016.
55
Pair of Milk tooth Ewes, shorn.
56.
Ewe, showing 2 permanent teeth only, shorn.
57
Ewe, showing 4 permanent teeth & over. Shorn.
59.
Group of three (3) sheep 1 Ram, 2 Ewes (age open but must be three of same age group and drawn from exhibited entries.)

LONG WOOL BREEDS

BORDER LEICESTER
60
Ram, Milk teeth only, Woolly.
61
Ram, Milk teeth only, Shorn (on or after 1st October 2016 not more than 4cm of wool.)
62
Pair of Milk Tooth Rams. Woolly.
63
Ram, 2 teeth only, Woolly.
64
Ram, 2 teeth only, Shorn (on or after 1st October 2016 not more than 4cm of wool.)
65
Ram, 4 teeth and over, Shorn (on or after 1st October 2016 not more than 4cm of wool.)
67
Ewe, Milk teeth only, Woolly.
68
Ewe, Milk teeth only, Shorn (on or after 1ST October 2015 not more than 4cm of wool.)
69
Pair of Milk Tooth Ewes. Woolly.
70
Ewe, 2 teeth only, Woolly.
71
Ewe, 2 teeth only, Shorn (on or after 1ST October 2015 not more than 4cm of wool.)
72
Ewe, 4 teeth and over, Shorn (on or after 1ST October 2015 not more than 4cm of wool.)
74
Group of three (3) sheep 1 Ram, 2 Ewes (age open but must be three of same age group and drawn from exhibited entries.)
Interbreed

(Only champions from each breed to be judged for Supreme Ewe and Ram. 1st place exhibits in pairs and group classes from each breed to be judged for Supreme Pair and Supreme Group)

Walcha Show 17/18 March 2017
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