The Afton Fair Youth Dairy Show Show

Be sure to review the Rules & Regulations for bringing Animals to the Afton Fair well in advance!

The Youth Dairy Show is held over two days, on Friday, July 6 and Saturday, July 7, during the 129th Afton Fair! Each show runs from 9:00 a.m. to early afternoon.

Links to animal health requirements, rules, classes and the entry form are available below.

Health Requirements & Eligibility

Dairy cattle must meet the health requirements listed in Afton Fair Premium Book as well as the Eligibility requirements. Ensure that you review the Rules & Regulations for bringing animals to fairs and the animal health requirements for fair animals! If you are bringing animals from outside of New York State, please review the Interstate Animal Health Requirements.

Rules for the Youth Dairy Show

  1. All entries must follow State health guidelines listed in the General Health Requirements section.
  2. Each exhibitor shall present a health certificate signed by a licensed veterinarian for the state vet to check when you arrive.
  3. I would like to encurage all exhibitors to prepare their own animals for the shows since this is a youth only show!
  4. Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.
  5. Please mail entries to Paul Faigle, 115 State Route 41, Nineveh, NY, 13813.

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  • Spring Heifer Calf born on or after Mar. 1, 2018: Class #1
  • Winter Heifer Calf born Dec. 1, 2017 - Feb. 28, 2018: Class #2
  • Fall Heifer Calf born Sept. 1 - Nov. 30, 2017: Class #3
  • Summer Yearling born June 1 - Aug. 31, 2017: Class #4
  • Spring Yearling born March 1 - May 31, 2017: Class #5
  • Winter Yearling born Dec. 1, 2016 - Feb. 28, 2017: Class #6
  • Fall Yearling born Sept. 1 - Nov. 30, 2016: Class #7
  • Jr. 2 year old born March 1 - August 31, 2016: Class #8
  • Sr. 2 year old born September 1, 2015 - February 28, 2016: Class #9
  • 3 year old born Sept. 1, 2014 - Aug. 31, 2015: Class #10
  • 4 year old born Sept. 1, 2013 - Aug. 31, 2014: Class #11
  • 5 year old born Sept. 1, 2012 - Aug. 31, 2013: Class #12
  • Aged Cow born before August 31, 2012: Class #13
  • Dry Cow 4 years & under, must have freshened at least once: Class #14
  • Dry Cow, 5 years and over: Class #15
  • Best Bred & Owned: Class #16
  • Spring Heifer Calf born on or after Mar. 1, 2018: Class #17
  • Winter Heifer Calf born Dec. 1, 2017 - Feb. 28, 2018: Class #18
  • Fall Heifer Calf born Sept. 1 - Nov. 30, 2017: Class #19
  • Summer Yearling born June 1 - Aug. 31, 2017: Class #20
  • Spring Yearling born March 1 - May 31, 2017: Class #21
  • Winter Yearling born Dec. 1, 2016 - Feb. 28, 2017: Class #22
  • Fall Yearling born Sept. 1 - Nov. 30, 2016: Class #23
  • Jr. 2 year old born March 1 - August 31, 2016: Class #24
  • Sr. 2 year old born September 1, 2015 - February 28, 2016: Class #25
  • 3 year old born Sept. 1, 2014 - Aug. 31, 2015: Class #26
  • 4 year old born Sept. 1, 2013 - Aug. 31, 2014: Class #27
  • 5 year old born Sept. 1, 2012 - Aug. 31, 2013: Class #28
  • Aged Cow born before August 31, 2012: Class #29
  • Dry Cow 4 years & under, must have freshened at least once: Class #30
  • Dry Cow, 5 years and over: Class #31
  • Best Bred & Owned: Class #32
  • Spring Heifer Calf born on or after Mar. 1, 2018: Class #33
  • Winter Heifer Calf born Dec. 1, 2017 - Feb. 28, 2018: Class #34
  • Fall Heifer Calf born Sept. 1 - Nov. 30, 2017: Class #35
  • Summer Yearling born June 1 - Aug. 31, 2017: Class #36
  • Spring Yearling born March 1 - May 31, 2017: Class #37
  • Winter Yearling born Dec. 1, 2016 - Feb. 28, 2017: Class #38
  • Fall Yearling born Sept. 1 - Nov. 30, 2016: Class #39
  • Jr. 2 year old born March 1 - August 31, 2016: Class #40
  • Sr. 2 year old born September 1, 2015 - February 28, 2016: Class #41
  • 3 year old born Sept. 1, 2014 - Aug. 31, 2015: Class #42
  • 4 year old born Sept. 1, 2013 - Aug. 31, 2014: Class #43
  • 5 year old born Sept. 1, 2012 - Aug. 31, 2013: Class #44
  • Aged Cow born before August 31, 2012: Class #45
  • Dry Cow 4 years & under, must have freshened at least once: Class #46
  • Dry Cow, 5 years and over: Class #47
  • Best Bred & Owned: Class #48
  • Spring Heifer Calf born on or after Mar. 1, 2018: Class #49
  • Winter Heifer Calf born Dec. 1, 2017 - Feb. 28, 2018: Class #50
  • Fall Heifer Calf born Sept. 1 - Nov. 30, 2017: Class #51
  • Summer Yearling born June 1 - Aug. 31, 2017: Class #52
  • Spring Yearling born March 1 - May 31, 2017: Class #53
  • Winter Yearling born Dec. 1, 2016 - Feb. 28, 2017: Class #54
  • Fall Yearling born Sept. 1 - Nov. 30, 2016: Class #55
  • Jr. 2 year old born March 1 - August 31, 2016: Class #56
  • Sr. 2 year old born September 1, 2015 - February 28, 2016: Class #57
  • 3 year old born Sept. 1, 2014 - Aug. 31, 2015: Class #58
  • 4 year old born Sept. 1, 2013 - Aug. 31, 2014: Class #59
  • 5 year old born Sept. 1, 2012 - Aug. 31, 2013: Class #60
  • Aged Cow born before August 31, 2012: Class #61
  • Dry Cow 4 years & under, must have freshened at least once: Class #62
  • Dry Cow, 5 years and over: Class #63
  • Best Bred & Owned: Class #64
  • Spring Heifer Calf born on or after Mar. 1, 2018: Class #65
  • Winter Heifer Calf born Dec. 1, 2017 - Feb. 28, 2018: Class #66
  • Fall Heifer Calf born Sept. 1 - Nov. 30, 2017: Class #67
  • Summer Yearling born June 1 - Aug. 31, 2017: Class #68
  • Spring Yearling born March 1 - May 31, 2017: Class #69
  • Winter Yearling born Dec. 1, 2016 - Feb. 28, 2017: Class #70
  • Fall Yearling born Sept. 1 - Nov. 30, 2016: Class #71
  • Jr. 2 year old born March 1 - August 31, 2016: Class #72
  • Sr. 2 year old born September 1, 2015 - February 28, 2016: Class #73
  • 3 year old born Sept. 1, 2014 - Aug. 31, 2015: Class #74
  • 4 year old born Sept. 1, 2013 - Aug. 31, 2014: Class #75
  • 5 year old born Sept. 1, 2012 - Aug. 31, 2013: Class #76
  • Aged Cow born before August 31, 2012: Class #77
  • Dry Cow 4 years & under, must have freshened at least once: Class #78
  • Dry Cow, 5 years and over: Class #79
  • Best Bred & Owned: Class #80
  • Spring Heifer Calf born on or after Mar. 1, 2018: Class #81
  • Winter Heifer Calf born Dec. 1, 2017 - Feb. 28, 2018: Class #82
  • Fall Heifer Calf born Sept. 1 - Nov. 30, 2017: Class #83
  • Summer Yearling born June 1 - Aug. 31, 2017: Class #84
  • Spring Yearling born March 1 - May 31, 2017: Class #85
  • Winter Yearling born Dec. 1, 2016 - Feb. 28, 2017: Class #86
  • Fall Yearling born Sept. 1 - Nov. 30, 2016: Class #87
  • Jr. 2 year old born March 1 - August 31, 2016: Class #88
  • Sr. 2 year old born September 1, 2015 - February 28, 2016: Class #89
  • 3 year old born Sept. 1, 2014 - Aug. 31, 2015: Class #90
  • 4 year old born Sept. 1, 2013 - Aug. 31, 2014: Class #91
  • 5 year old born Sept. 1, 2012 - Aug. 31, 2013: Class #92
  • Aged Cow born before August 31, 2012: Class #93
  • Dry Cow 4 years & under, must have freshened at least once: Class #94
  • Dry Cow, 5 years and over: Class #95
  • Best Bred & Owned: Class #96
  • Showmanship under 8 years old: Class #97
  • Beginner Showmanship: Class #98
  • Juniors Showmanship: Class #99
  • Seniors Showmanship: Class #100

The Youth Dairy Entry Form will be updated and posted soon.

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