DEPARTMENT J - AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS

GRAINS & SEEDS

Premiums Offered - $312.00

Superintendent - Kim Clearly  (815) 252-5376

 

Entries will be accepted 5:00 - 7:00 pm on Wednesday, August 30, 2017. An entry fee of .50 per entry will be charged. (Pre-entry fee is .25 per entry and must be received by Monday, Aug 28)  Release date will be Sunday, September 3rd from 5:00 - 7:00 pm. Must have a stub to pick up entry. Alternate release date is Wednesday, September 6th from 6:00 -7:00 pm. Entries confined to Illinois. ENTRIES MADE BY PROFESSIONALS WILL BE DISQUALIFIED. PROFESSIONAL IS DEFINED AS A GROWER THAT PRODUCES VEGETABLES OR FRUIT FOR RESALE. Refer to general rules and regulations. Entries must be worthy of showing otherwise will not be judged.

PREMIUM AWARDS

1st - $3.00; 2nd - $2.00; 3rd - $1.00 (for 5 or less entries per class)

1st - $5.00; 2nd - $3.00; 3rd - $2.00 (for 6 or more entries per class)

BEANS

3900 - Beans, any, 5  

BEETS (tops clipped to 2)

3901 - Beets, any, 5

BROCCOLI

3902 - Broccoli, 2 heads

 CARROTS (tops clipped to 2)

3904 - Scarlet, Nantes, 5

 BRUSSEL SPROUTS

3905 - Brussel Sprouts, 5

CABBAGE

3906 - Any, 2 head

CUCUMBERS

3908 - Cucumbers, any, 5

EGGPLANT

3909 - Eggplant, 2

MUSKMELON

3910 - Muskmelon, best pair 

OKRA

3911 - Okra, 5 pods

ONIONS

3912 - Onion, any, 5

3913 - Largest, weighed 

 PEPPERS

3914 - Pepper, any (not hot), 5 

3915 - Pepper, any hot, 5

3916 - Display of peppers - Best collection, minimum 10, maximum 15, provide own container

 POTATOES

3917 - Potato, any variety, 5

3918 - Largest, weighed

 PUMPKIN

3919 - Any, 1

3920 - Largest, weighed

RHUBARB

3921 Rhubarb, stalks, 5

 SQUASH

3922 Zucchini, 3

3923 - Squash, any other variety, 1

3924 - Largest, weighed

 SUNFLOWER

3925 - Largest one, measured (diameter)

 SWEET CORN (leave stems)                        

3926 - Sweet corn, 10 ears, husked

 TOMATOES

3927 - Red, 5     

3928 - Yellow, 5

3929 - Cherry, 10

3930 - Largest, weighed  

 WATERMELON                                                                                                                                                

3931 - Watermelon, 1

3932 Largest, weighed

 MOST UNUSUAL VEGETABLE                                  

3933 - Most unusual vegetable, size or form                                                                                               

 BASKET OF VEGETABLES

3934 - Most attractive assortment                

  GOURDS

3935 - Gourds, best assortment

3936 - Largest, weighed

  DINNER TABLE CENTERPIECE

3937 Using vegetables & flowers, 1 or more candles may be used, 12-16 glass plate

  DRIED BEANS (1 pint jar)

3938 Dried Beans, any

 GRAINS & SEEDS

3939 - Oats, 1/2 peck

3940 - Popcorn, calico, 10 ears husked

3941 - Popcorn, white, 10 ears husked

3942 - Soybeans, 1/2 peck

3943 - Wheat, 1/2 peck

3944 - Miniature Indian corn, 10 ears husked

3945 - Corn, yellow, old, 10 ears husked 

3946 - Corn, yellow, new, 10 ears husked 

3947 - Corn, Indian, 10 ears unhusked 

3948 - Slice of wheat straw, tied neatly

3949 - Slice of oat straw, tied neatly

3950 - Slice of alfalfa hay, tied neatly

3951 - Slice of mixed hay, tied neatly