Field Crops Class 16

Class 16

Field Crops

Chairperson: David Snell – 905-584-5973

Rules:

  1. Treated seed will be disqualified.
  2. Trophy will be given for each section based on a point system. To qualify, participants are required to exhibit the following in their respective Classes 16 & 16A.
  3. Exhibitors to specify which exhibit will go to the Trophy score.
  4. One entry per section per exhibitor.
  5. In the case of a tie, the highest field score will be used to break the tie.
  6. No prize will be awarded if there is no exhibit shown at the Fair.

Sections: Please exhibit same crop as field judged

  1. Soft white winter wheat
  2. Soft red winter wheat
  3. Hard red winter wheat
  4. Any other Fall seeded cereal
  5. Mixed grain
  6. Barley
  7. Oats
  8. Spring wheat
  9. One quart red clover seed
  10. One quart legume seed (other than RC)
  11. Sheaf of ensilage corn (ten stalks)
  12. Ten ears of field corn
  13. Corn silage, ½ bushel
  14. Soybeans (ten plants)
  15. Best batt, first cutting
  16. Best batt, second cutting
  17. Haylage, ½ bushel
  18. Balage, ½ bushel

Prizes for Sections 1 – 14:

1st Fertilizer – 25kg of 6-24-24 donated by Alliance Agri-Turf Ltd.
2nd $4
3rd $3

Prizes for Sections 15 – 18:

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

Sections 15 & 16 Sponsored by Evergreen Seed Company

The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture & Food helps sponsor the prize money for Field Crops.

Specials:

Sheaf of Grain – Display a standing sheaf of grain (wheat, oats, barley).

Prizes – 1st $25; 2nd $15; 3rd  $10 Donated by David Snell

Corn Trophy — Field score and a sheaf (ten stalks) or cobs (ten ears) at Fair. Donated by Humberview Services (Pioneer Seeds)

Hay Trophy – First cut or haylage and second cut at Fair. Donated by Nobleton Farm Service

Fall Seeded Wheat Trophy – Field score and seed sample at Fair. Donated by Early’s Farm Supply

Spring Grain Trophy – Field score and seed sample at Fair. Donated by Davis Feed & Farm Supply

Soy Beans Trophy – Field score and 10 plants at Fair. Donated by Fines Ford Lincoln Sales Ltd.

Overall total points Exhibitor in the above class will receive the Al Moore Memorial Trophy