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Sept. 8-12, 2018
Mower County Fairgrounds • Austin, Minn.

Entry Deadline: Aug. 15, 2018
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:
Jayson Butts, Wis.
Hamp Judge:
Brett Beyers, Ill.
Landrace Judge:
Nick Sidelman, Ill.
York Judge:
Jayme Sieren, Iowa
Cross Boar Judge:
Jayme Siren, Iowa
Open Mkt Hog Judge:
Raymond Rice, Okla.

Schedule

SATURDAY, SEPT. 8

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. 9

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. 10

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

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. 11

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: Duroc, Hampshire, Landrace, Yorkshire and Crossbred Boars

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 12

Breeding Sale Begins

 

9 a.m.:

North Ring: Berkshire, Spot, Chester White, Poland China and Crossbred Gilts

9:30 a.m.:

South Ring: Duroc, Hampshire, Landrace, Yorkshire and Crossbred Boars