Agricultural Competition

The old time fair favourite is back! Both rural and urban growers will be able to show off their crops.

Agricultural Competition - (AC)

Entry Form Closing Date Delivery Dates Pick Up Date
Friday, September 1st 2017 Thursday, September 7th 2017 (11AM - 6PM)

All exhibits become the property of the Western Fair.  No pick-up date.

 

ENTRY FEE: $5/Class. This is a juried competition.
Prize Money for each Section:

1st- $30   |   2nd- $20   |   3rd- $10 (with the exception of the Largest Pumpkin)

 

A Few Things to Remember

  • Special Note:  All Agricultural items are to be delivered to the Metroland Media Agriplex on September 7th.  Enter through the front doors.
  • Please read General Rules and Information, click here.
  • All entries must be home grown by the individual exhibitor.
  • Open to all ages.

Submit Entry Form Online

 


 

Sections & Description

1. BIGGEST PUMPKIN

The contest for weight is here again.  For this contest only the prize money will be determined by weight.  The 1st place winner will receive $1.00 for every 4 pounds.  Pumpkins will be weighed when they are delivered.  Example of prize money.  If the pumpkin weight 200lbs the prize money will be $ 50.00. 

2. LONGEST ZUCCHINI

Let’s see if you measure up.

3. NEW! ARTISTIC VEGETABLE DISPLAY

Props may be used to showcase your homegrown vegetables.  Maximum display space 2ft by 3ft. Minimum of 3 different vegetables displayed.

4. GRAIN DESIGN

Glue together any field crop grains to form an agriculture picture showing Canada’s birthday.  Grains can be coloured/painted. Maximum size 40cm x 40cm (16” x 16”) 

5. WHEAT SHEAF DESIGN

4-6 inches in diameter. Maximum height 4ft.

6. HAY COMPETITION

A flake of hay maximum size 2ft by 2ft. Enter one or all three.
1st Cut: Any variety
2nd Cut: Any variety
3rd Cut: Any variety

7. SEED CROP

All grain must be shelled and appropriately identified.  Display in a galvanized bucket or burlap bag. 
Corn: Any variety
Beans:  Any variety
Wheat:  Any variety