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Sept. 9-13, 2017
Mower County Fairgrounds • Austin, Minn.

Entry Deadline: Aug. 16, 2017
Open Market Hog Judge: TBD
Breeding Animal Farrowing Date Requirement for Purebreds: Jan. 15 and after
Market Animal Farrowing Date Requirement for Purebreds: Feb. 1 and after

Held in conjunction with the NBS® Jr. Classic (Jr. Show)

Duroc Judge:
Doug Albright, MI
Hamp Judge:
Darrell Drake, IN
Landrace Judge:
Jordan McGrew, IL
York Judge:
John Huinker, IA
Cross Judge:
John Huinker, IA
Open Mkt Hog Judge:
Jamie Sieren

Schedule

SATURDAY, SEPT. 9

7 a.m.: Earliest entries can arrive

1 p.m.: All junior market hogs and junior breeding gilts must be on the grounds

11-2 p.m.: Junior check-in/weigh-in

3 p.m.: All junior market hogs and junior breeding gilts must be checked in and market hogs must be weighed

4 p.m.: NBS® Junior Showmanship Contest

5:30 p.m.: Junior exhibitor pizza party

SUNDAY, SEPT. 10

8 a.m.: Collegiate Meat Contest Awards Ceremony

8:30 a.m.: Junior Classic Market Hog Show, immediately followed by Junior Classic Breeding Gilt Show

11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.: Windsor Chop Dinner at the Plager Building

Noon: All open show breeding stock, truckloads and open market hog show entries must be on the grounds

1-2:30 p.m.: Truckloads checked in and weighed

2:30-3:30 p.m.: Individual open market hogs checked in and weighed

6:30-8 p.m.: NBS® Hospitality Night at Holiday Inn

MONDAY, SEPT. 11

8 a.m.: Junior college and senior college judging contest in Crane Pavilion • FFA and 4-H judging contest registration, followed by contest

8 a.m.: Check-in of open show breeding stock entries (scanning to follow)

1 p.m.: 4-H and FFA judging awards followed immediately by
Individual Market Hog Show
– Following Market Hog Show, Truckload Show and Hog College® Home Run Drive

TUESDAY, SEPT. 12

Breeding Stock Show Begins

8:30 a.m.: Presentation of special awards and judging contest results in Crane Pavilion

9 a.m.: North Ring: Berkshire, Spot, Chester White, Poland China and Crossbred Gilts

9 a.m.: South Ring: Yorkshire, Landrace, Duroc, Hampshire and Crossbred Boars

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 13

Breeding Sale Begins

9 a.m.: North Ring: Berkshire, Spot, Chester White, Poland China and Crossbred Gilts

9:30 a.m.:South Ring: Yorkshire, Landrace, Duroc, Hampshire and Crossbred Boars


Hotels:

Holiday Inn | Austin, MN: 507.433.1000

Days Inn | Austin, MN: 507.433.8600

NSR Representatives:

Michael Lackey 765.427.3733

Mick Bellamy 765.427.7741

Blaine Evans 765.490.3731

Jr. Show Information: 765.463.3594

Kaley Bontrager ext. 109

Ellen Olson ext. 101