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2019 RAPIDES FAIR PREMIUM CATALOG


2019 Rapides Fair Premium Catalog Dedication

APIDES FAIR ASSOCIATION, INC.

2019

OFFICERS JIMBO THIELS ........................................................... President G.H. “BUBBA” CROSS ........................................ Vice President D.D. FULLER ............................................................ Treasurer LOU ALTAZAN-BROWN .............................................Secretary 300 Grady Britt Drive. Alexandria LA 71302. (318) 767-3968

BOARD OF DIRECTORS E.A. ANDRIES, JR. ......................................................... Boyce ROBERT ANDRIES ......................................................... Boyce JANE BEARD ............................................................. Lecompte SHERRI BENNET ........................................................... Boyce CLIFF BRISTER ............................................................... Boyce LOU ALTAZAN-BROWN .................................................. Colfax DANNY COOMBS ............................................................ Boyce G.H. “BUBBA” CROSS ..................................................Pineville CAROLYN DEKEYZER ............................................ Alexandria D.D. FULLER ............................................................ Glenmora BENNY LANDRENEAU............................................ Alexandria MATT MARTIN ........................................................... Glenmora THURMAN MORGAN ............................................... Alexandria JAMES THIELS, JR. ....................................................... Boyce PEGGY WILLIAMS ...................................................... Pineville RONALD “SQUEAKY” WILLIAMS ................................... Deville

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TABLE OF CONTENTS RAPIDES FAIR ASSOCIATION OFFICERS & BOARD OF DIRECTORS COMMITTEE CHAIRMEN ENTERTAINMENT GENERAL RULES & REGULATIONS

Adult Division SECTION A: Clothing, Home Improvement, Food Preservation, Knit and Crochet, Handicraft, Photography, Baking and Fresh Fruits & Vegetables SECTION B: Sr. Citizen, Nursing and Handicapped

Youth Division 4-H RULES AND REGULATIONS SECTION C: Pre 4-H Youth SECTION D: Pet & Dog Show SECTION E: Goat Show SECTION F: Poultry Show SECTION G: Rabbit Show SECTION H: Beef Show SECTION I: Dairy Show SECTION J: Swine Show 2


SECTION K: Sheep show

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SECTION L: Horse Show SECTION M: Agriculture and Crops -Science Exhibits, Social Studies Displays, Weed Identification Display, Seed Identification Display, Cotton, Sugarcane, Sweet Potatoes, Irish Potatoes, Fruits and Vegetables and Eggs SECTION N: Forestry SECTION O: Insect Collection SECTION P: Photography SECTION Q: Handicraft SECTION R: Clothing, Home Improvement, Food Preservation and Baking SECTION S: Special School Division SECTION T: Open Junior Beef Breeding Show SECTION U: Open Dairy Show SECTION V: Open Poultry SECTION W: Open Junior Goat Show SECTION X: Open Rabbit Show SECTION Y: Open Pigeon Show SECTION Z: Special Contests  Pumpkin Decorating Contest  Compact Tractor Contest  Bunny Contest  Pretty Cow  Best Dressed Chicken  Rabbit Costume Contest

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COMMITTEE CHAIRMEN EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE ............................ Jimbo Thiels, President .............................................................. Bubba Cross, Vice President ......................................................................... D.D. Fuller, Treasurer ............................................................ Lou Altazan-Brown, Secretary FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT & BUDGET ............................................ ......................................................................... D.D. Fuller, Chairman COMMERCIAL EXHIBITS .................. Lou Altazan-Brown/Cliff Brister INSURANCE .............................................................. Danny Coombs CARNIVAL .............................................................. .E.A. Andries, Jr. NOMINATING ........................................................... Peggy Williams PUBLICITY .............................................................. James Thiels, Jr. CATALOG COORDINATOR .......... Lou Brown & Mary Hollingsworth FAIR SITE DEVELOPMENT .............................. Bennett Landreneau a. Fair Ads................................................................ Board Members b. General Rules & Regulations ............ Danny Coombs, Lou Brown c. Adult, Senior Citizen, Nursing Home & Handicap ................................................................................ Quincy Cheek d. Special School ................................................Lou Altazan-Brown e. Dog & Pet Show............................................................. 4-H Agent f. Youth Division ........................................................... Sallye Dugas g. Open Beef Show .................................................. Peggy Williams h. Open Poultry Show ................ Randy Turner, Elizabeth Brownlee i. Open Rabbit Show ..................................Jane Beard, Joel Petrus FACILITIES OPERATION a. Contracts............................................................. James Thiels, Jr. b. Barn & Livestock Exhibits ..................................... Peggy Williams c. Exhibit Building ............................................... Lou Altazan-Brown d. Barnyard Nursery ................................................. E.A. Andries, Jr. FAIR OPERATIONS a. Security .............................................................. James Thiels, Jr. b. Grounds ...................................................................... Cliff Brister c. Queen’s Contest .................................................... Sherri Bennett d. Barnyard Nursery ................................................ Rodney Johnson e. Special Livestock Exhibits .................................... Peggy Williams f. Dog & Pet Show .................................. 4-H Agent & Glen Watkins g. Youth Livestock/Poultry/Rabbits .. Rodney Johnson, Sallye Dugas h. Adult, Sr. Citizen, Nursing Home & Handicap ................................................................................ Quincy Cheek i. Youth Home Economics/Handicraft/ Other 4-H Exhibits ....................................................................................... 4-H Agent j. Special School ................................................ Lou Altazan-Brown k. Open Beef Show .................................................. Peggy Williams l. Open Poultry Show .................................................. Randy Turner m. Open Rabbit Show ................................... Joel Petrus/Jane Beard n. Entertainment Committee ......................................... Jimbo Thiels o. Facility Planning Committee ................................ E.A. Andries, Jr. p. Senior Citizens Day ...................................................... Ralph Gill q. Cheerleader Contest .................................................. Mimi Bolden r. Open Goat............................................................ Rodney Johnson

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ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE Live Entertainment on the Louisiana Lottery Stage Wednesday, October 9, 2019 Thursday, October 10, 2019 Friday, October 11, 2019 Saturday, October 12, 2019 6:00pm-9:00pm

Senior Citizen Day at the Fair Ages 60+ Friday, October 11, 2019 State Evac Shelter 8:30am-12:30 pm Call (318) 487-1561 for tickets

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EXHIBIT ENTRY, JUDGING AND RELEASE SCHEDULE TUESDAY, OCTOBER 8 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Check In-Youth Horse (Release immediately after show) 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Entry of Adult and Youth Clothing, Handicraft, Home, Food Preservation and Photography Exhibits Youth Agriculture, Insects and Forestry Exhibits, Youth Science Exhibits, Handicap, Nursing Home, Sr. Citizen Special School Exhibits & Pumpkin Decorating Contest WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 9 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Entry of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Entry of Adult Cakes and Breads 9:00 a.m. Judging of Adult and Youth Clothing, Handicraft, Home, Food Preservation and Photography Exhibits Youth Agriculture, Insects and Forestry Exhibits, Youth Science Exhibits, Handicap, Nursing Home, Sr. Citizen Special School Exhibits & Pumpkin Decorating Contest 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Check In of Livestock and Rabbits; Enter Poultry 9:30 a.m. Judging of Adult and Youth Fresh Fruits & Vegetables 11:00 a.m. Judging of Adult Cakes and Breads 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Entry of Eggs 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Release of Adult Cakes and Breads (If not picked up at this time all exhibits will be discarded) 4:00 p.m. Compact Tractor Contest

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THURSDAY, OCTOBER 10 12:00 noon Check in of Open Jr. Beef Breeding Show, Goats, and Dairy (through noon on Friday, October 11) 1:00 p.m. Youth Poultry Show followed by Poultry Showmanship 2:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Entry of Youth Baking Exhibits 4:00 p.m. Judging of Dairy followed by Showmanship; Beef Show followed by Showmanship. 4:00 p.m. FFA Carpentry Contest –Sheep and Goat Arena 5:00 p.m. Judging Youth Rabbit Show & Rabbit Showmanship FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11 8:30 a.m. Judging of Youth Baking 12:00 noon All Open Jr. Beef Breeding, Goats, and Dairy must be in barn; Check in by noon 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Entry of Open Poultry 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Release Youth Baking (All exhibits not picked up at this time will be disposed of.) 4:00 p.m. Judging of Youth Sheep Show, Sheep Showmanship, Goat Show, Goat Showmanship, Swine Show & Swine Showmanship 4:30 p.m. Judging of Youth Goat Show 5:00 p.m. to 6 p.m. Entry of Open Rabbit Specialty Show 6:30 p.m. Judging of Open Dairy Show 6:00 p.m. - 9 p.m. Cooping & check-in for Pigeon Show For rules, registration forms, and more information, please contact the Southern Pigeon Club at southernpigeon@gmail.com or call Brad Stuckey at 318729-8693. 7:00 p.m. Open Rabbit Specialty Shows 8


SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12 6:30 a.m.-8am –Entry of Open Rabbit Show. For more information, contact Collette Waters at 318663-1428 or collettewaters@hotmail.com, or visit the website: http://clrba.weebly.com/. 7:30am -8:30am Cooping- Check in for Open Pigeon Show 8:30am Judging of Open Rabbit Show 9:00 a.m. Judging Open Pigeon Show Judging Open Poultry Show 10:00 a.m. Judging Open Jr. Beef Breeding, and Goat Show 12:00 noon Judging of Bunny Costume Contest sponsored by the Central LA Rabbit Breeders Association 1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Registration for Pet Show 1:30 p.m. Judging Youth Pet Show 1:30 to 2:00 p.m. Registration for Dog Show 2:00 p.m. Judging Youth Dog Show 6:00 p.m. Judging Rooster Crowing Contest, Best Dressed Chicken Contest, Pretty Cow Contest Exhibit Building Schedule The exhibit building will be open to the public during the following times: Wednesday, October 9 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, October 10 8 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday, October 11 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday, October 12 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Sunday, October 13 Closed Exhibit building entries will be released Sunday, October 13th between 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.

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GENERAL RULES AND REGULATIONS 1.

Entries in all classes, unless otherwise specified, will be limited to Rapides Parish residents only, regardless of race, color, sex, age, handicap, religion, or national origin. 2. The Rapides Parish Fair of Louisiana reserves to its Board of Directors the final and absolute right to interpret these rules and regulations and arbitrarily settle and determine all matters, questions, and differences in regard thereto or otherwise arising out of, connected with or incident to the fair. 3. The Board of Directors reserves the right to amend or add to these rules as they, in their judgement, may deem advisable. In the event of conflict of general and specific rules, the latter will govern. 4. Any person who violates any of the following or special rules will forfeit all privileges and premiums and may be subject to such penalty as the Board of Directors may order. 5. The following rules and regulations will apply to each and every department of the fair and exhibitors and concessionaires are required to familiarize themselves with all rules. 6. The 59th Annual Rapides Parish Fair will be held in Alexandria, Louisiana, October 9-13, 2019 on the Fairground site on Highway 71 South. The Board of Directors has the right to postpone, extend, or cancel the dates of the fair for any cause whatsoever, which they deem necessary for the good of all concerned. 7. All entries must be entered at the fairgrounds in their respective division according to the schedule. 8. All livestock exhibits must remain intact until 7:00 a.m., Sunday, October 13, 2019. Exhibits in the exhibit building must remain intact until 2:00 p.m., Sunday, October 13, 2019, the closing day of the fair. Failure to comply with this requirement will bar said exhibitor from participating in premiums which may have been awarded by the judge in any department of the fair. 9. All items not advancing to State Fair are to be picked up at the Rapides Parish Fair between the hours of 2:00 p.m.—4:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 13, 2019. Articles not picked up on Sunday, may be picked up between 8:00am-9:00am on Monday, October 14, 2019. At the end of this period if not claimed will be discarded. 10. No entrance fee will be charged on an article or animal entered for exhibit, except where otherwise specified. 11. The premiums will be paid up to the amount stated on the premium list, if available. Otherwise, they will be cut in proportion to the excess. 12. No premium will be awarded when the article is unworthy though there be no competition. No premium will be awarded in any

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department except as definitely stated in this premium list. Decision of the judges will be final. All property of every character entered for competition, display or other purposes, or being anywhere in the fairgrounds, shall be subject to the control of the Rapides Fair Association Board of Directors. In no case shall the Rapides Fair Association Board of Directors be held responsible for any loss, damage, injury, or death by disease of any character, to any such property or persons, while the same is on the fairgrounds. All exhibitors will be responsible for entering, displaying, maintaining and removing their exhibits. No professional of a category may enter that category of the fair. The management reserves the right to remove from the grounds any exhibit, animal, concession, or show that may be falsely entered and may be deemed unsuitable or objectionable by them without assigning a reason therefore. Nothing will be sold, given away, raffled or otherwise disposed of by an exhibitor or concessionaire with the same as specifically designated in this contract unless given permission by the board. No concessionaire will be allowed to display, sell or give away beer, whiskey, or wine. All exhibits in the exhibit building and the livestock barn must be officially entered in the fair and have a class number assigned to it. Articles exhibited in previous years at the Rapides Parish Fair will be disqualified.

ADULT DIVISION RULES AND REGULATIONS 1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

Open to any adult resident of Rapides Parish. Only 2018-2019 products may be exhibited. (Made since the 2018 fair). Articles previously exhibited will be disqualified. Articles that are not on this premium list will not be accepted for exhibit. Only one article may be entered for each premium by any one exhibitor. All items not advancing to State Fair are to be picked up at the Rapides Parish Fair between the hours of 2:00 p.m.—4:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 13, 2019. Articles not picked after the Rapides Parish Fair must be picked up between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. Monday, October 14, 2019. At the end of this period, if not claimed, these items will be discarded. Exception - Fresh Fruits and Vegetables will be disposed of at the fairgrounds, at 4:00 p.m. Sunday, October 13, 2019.

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Permission by the exhibitor must be given at time of entry in order for articles to be sent to the State Fair.

ALL RULES, REGULATIONS, PREMIUM OFFERINGS, ETC., APPEARING IN THIS CATALOG ARE SUBJECT TO CORRECTION IN EVENT OF ANY PRINTING ERRORS THAT WOULD TEND TO CHANGE THE MEANING OR INTENT. OUTSTANDING ADULT EXHIBITOR Points will be awarded on all entries in the Adult Division as follows: 5 points for 1st place, 4 points for 2nd place, 3 points for 3rd place. AWARDS WILL BE PRESENTED AT SENIOR CITIZENS DAY AT THE FAIR, FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2019.

SECTION A CLASS 1 -CLOTHING Superintendents: Frank Candilero and Lisa Salard (PLEASE BRING GARMENTS ON HANGERS)

1st 1. Infant dress or outfit ................................... 6.00 2. Child’s dress or outfit (age 2-5) ................. 6.00 3. Child’s dress or outfit (age 6-9) ................. 6.00 4. Child’s pants and top set ........................... 6.00 5. Smocked, hand sewn or embroidered child’s garment ........................................ 6.00 6. Capri pants……………………………………6.00 7. Pants suit (adult) - 2 pieces, matching or coordinate ........................................... 6.00 8. Blouse (lady’s) - set in sleeves and collar .... 6.00 9. Blouse (lady’s) - other type ....................... 6.00 10. Shirt (man or boy’s) .................................. 6.00 11. Dress (daytime, street or church) adult ..... 6.00 12. Dress (adult formal) ................................... 6.00 13. Sleeping garment (infant) ......................... 6.00 14. Vest .......................................................... 6.00 15. Toddler’s dress (age 1-3).......................... 6.00 16. Sleepwear (adult)...................................... 6.00 17. Sleepwear (child) ...................................... 6.00 18. Pre-teen/teen’s dress................................. 6.00 19. Apron (functional) ..................................... 6.00 20. Apron (fancy or holiday)............................. 6.00 21. Robe (child or adult) .................................. 6.00 22. Pants (men or boy’s)................................. 6.00 23. Child’s hat (no knit or crochet) ................... 6.00 24. Adult hat (no knit or crochet) ..................... 6.00 25. Skirt (adult) ............................................... 6.00 26. Pants (lady’s) ............................................. 6.00

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2nd 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

3rd 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00

5.50 5.00 5.50 5.00 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00


27. Skirt & matching blouse ............................ 6.00 28. Appliquéd garment (no ready made) ........ 6.00 29. Wearable art ............................................. 6.00 30. Child’s costume ........................................ 6.00 31. Adult costume ........................................... 6.00 32. Jumper (adult) ........................................... 6.00 33. Jumper (child) . .......................................... 6.00 34. Cloth purse ................................................ 6.00 35. 3 piece ensemble ..................................... 6.00 36. Lined lady’s jacket or coat ....................... 6.00 37. Miscellaneous (not in Premiums 1-36) ..... 6.00

5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00

Clothing articles will be sent to State Fair provided there is a category for the article and permission is given by the exhibitor at the time of entering.

CLASS 2 - CROCHET Superintendent: Patsy Casida 1st

1. Sweater or jacket (man or boy) ................ 6.00 2. Sweater or jacket (woman or girl) ............ 6.00 3. Sweater (pre-schooler) ............................ 6.00 4. Set: hat (or cap) and scarf ....................... 6.00 5. Baby set—sacque, cap and bootee ......... 6.00 6. Shawl (adult) ............................................ 6.00 7. Cape (adult) .............................................. 6.00 8. Poncho (adult) ......................................... 6.00 9. Poncho (child) .......................................... 6.00 10. Cape (child) ............................................. 6.00 11. Shawl (child) ............................................ 6.00 12. Collars (crochet or tatting) ....................... 6.00 13. Bedspread ............................................... 6.00 14. Stuffed toys .............................................. 6.00 15. Centerpieces ........................................... 6.00 16. Crochet purse .......................................... 6.00 17. Slippers (adult) ......................................... 6.00 18. Slippers (child) ......................................... 6.00 19. Vest (adult) .............................................. 6.00 20. Vest (child) ............................................... 6.00 21. Hat (other) ................................................. 6.00 22. Scarf ........................................................ 6.00 23. Child’s outfit ............................................... 6.00 24. Beanie hat ................................................. 6.00 25. Headwrap/Headbands ............................... 6.00 26. Any other garment (not in Premiums 1-25) .. 6.00

2nd 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

3rd 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00

Handmade knit or crochet articles will be sent to State Fair provided there is a category for the article and permission is given by the exhibitor at the time of entering.

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CLASS 3 – KNIT Superintendent: Patsy Casida 1st 1. Sweater or jacket (man or boy) ................ 6.00 2. Sweater or jacket (woman or girl) ............ 6.00 3. Sweater (pre-schooler) ............................ 6.00 4. Set: hat (or cap) and scarf ....................... 6.00 5. Baby set—sacque, cap and bootee ......... 6.00 6. Cape or poncho ....................................... 6.00 7. Collars ....................................................... 6.00 8. Bedspread ............................................... 6.00 9. Purse ....................................................... 6.00 10. Slippers (child) ......................................... 6.00 11. Slippers (adult) ......................................... 6.00 12. Vest (adult) .............................................. 6.00 13. Shawl ....................................................... 6.00 14. Child’s outfit ............................................... 6.00 15. Beanie hat ................................................. 6.00 16. Headwrap/headbands................................ 6.00 17. Scarf ........................................................ 6.00 18. Other (not in Premiums 1-17) .................. 6.00

2nd 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

3rd 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00

Machine knit will not be sent to State Fair.

CLASS 4 - HOUSEHOLD or HOME IMPROVEMENT Superintendents: Helen Candiloro, Roxie Castro, Lisa Salard AFGHANS 1. Crocheted (baby) ..................................... 2. Crocheted (blocks) ................................... 3. Crocheted (one piece) ............................. 4. Crocheted (appliquéd or decorated) ........ 5. Knitted (child) ........................................... 6. Crocheted (panels/strips) ......................... 7. Broomstick ............................................... 8. Knitted (baby) .......................................... 9. Other—mixed work afghan ...................... QUILTS—HAND QUILTED ONLY 10. Patchwork ................................................ 11. Appliquéd ................................................. 12. Child or baby quilt .................................... QUILTS—MACHINE QUILTED ONLY 13. Patchwork ................................................ 14. Appliquéd ................................................. 15. Child or baby quilt .................................... BEDROOM LINENS & PILLOWS 16. Quilt top (patchwork, appliquéd, other) ....

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1st 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00

2nd 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

3rd 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00

6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 5.50 5.00


17. Crocheted bedspread .............................. 18. Puff, cathedral or other quilt (no child’s quilt) ......................................................... 19. Bedspread ................................................ 20. Piece look and quilted quilt ...................... 21. Foundation piecing .................................. 22. Quillow ..................................................... 23. Miniature Quilt .......................................... 24. Decorative pillow (crocheted) .................. 25. Decorative pillow (quilted) ........................ 26. Decorative pillow (cross stitch) ................ 27. Decorative pillow (embroidery) ................ 28. Decorative pillow (other) .......................... 29. Homemade pillow cases (colored embroidery on white cases—set of 2) ...... 30. Homemade pillow cases (colored embroidery on colored cases—set of 2) .. 31. Homemade pillow cases (other–painted, tatted, crochet, etc.) ................................. 32. Stuffed home decoration .......................... TABLE LINENS — TABLECLOTHS 33. Placemats/napkins (2 each) .................... 34. Handmade tablecloth (cross stitch, embroidery, etc.) ...................................... 35. Crocheted ................................................ 36. Table runner ............................................ 37. Other ........................................................ NEEDLECRAFT (OTHER THAN PILLOWS) 38. Crocheted doilies ..................................... 39. Quilted accessories (no pillows or throws) 40. Quilted wall hanging ................................ 41. Candlewicking (no pillows) ...................... 42. Tatting ...................................................... 43. Other than above ..................................... 44. Needlepoint ............................................. 45. Crewel embroidery ................................... 46. Swedish embroidery (huck) ..................... 47. Teneriffe embroidery (chicken-scratch or snowflaking) ......................................... AREA RUGS 48. Hooked .................................................... 49. Braided .................................................... 50. Crochet ....................................................

6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00

5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00

6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00

5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00

6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00

5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00

6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 5.50 5.00

Household or home improvement articles will be sent to State Fair provided there is a category for the article and permission is given by the exhibitor at the time of entering.

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Canning entries will be sent to State Fair provided there is a category for that entry at the State Fair and permission is given by the exhibitor at the time of entering.

CLASS 5 - CANNED VEGETABLES  All Foods Must Be Canned In Standard Canning Jars—With Two Piece Lid Any Other Type Jar Will Be Disqualified.  12 oz. jars will not be accepted for competition

1st 2nd 3rd 1. Quart or pint green beans ........................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 2. Pint carrots (sliced or diced) .................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 3. Pint corn (whole grain) ............................. 6.00 5.50 5.00 4. Pint cream style corn ............................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 5. Pint peas (crowder, purple hull, ............................................ cream, etc.) ............................................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 6. Pint okra and tomatoes ............................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 7. Pint squash ............................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 8. Quart or pint tomatoes ............................. 6.00 5.50 5.00 9. Pint lima beans ........................................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 10. Pint greens .............................................. 6.00 5.50 5.00 11. Pint okra .................................................. 6.00 5.50 5.00 12. Quart vegetable soup mix ........................ 6.00 5.50 5.00

CLASS 6 - CANNED FRUITS 13. Quart blackberries ................................... 14. Quart figs (not preserves) ......................... 15. Quart peaches (halves) ........................... 16. Quart peaches (sliced) ............................. 17. Quart pears (sliced) ................................. 18. Quart pears (halves) ................................ 19. Quart dewberries ..................................... 20. Quart boysenberries ................................ 21. Quart blueberries ..................................... 22. Quart huckleberries .................................

1st 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00

2nd 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

3rd 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00

CLASS 7 PRESERVES, JELLIES, MARMALADES, JAMS   

Jellies will not be judged if sealed with paraffin. A standard glass jar with a 2-piece lid must be used. Where fruit is not specified owners should label the jar as to fruit used. 12 oz. jars will not be accepted for competition

1st 2nd 3rd 23. Pint or half-pint crabapple jelly ................. 6.00 5.50 5.00 24. Pint or half-pint grape jelly ....................... 6.00 5.50 5.00

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25. Pint or half-pint plum jelly ......................... 26. Pint or half-pint mayhaw jelly ................... 27. Pint or half-pint muscadine jelly ............... 28. Pint or half-pint blackberry jelly ................ 29. Pint or half-pint dewberry jelly .................. 30. Pint or half-pint any other jelly ................. 31. Pint or half-pint pepper jelly ..................... 32. Pint or half-pint blueberry jelly ................. 33. Pint or half-pint apple jelly ........................ 34. Pint or half-pint blueberry jam ................... 35. Pint or half-pint any other jam ................... 36. Pint or half-pint pear jam .......................... 37. Pint or half-pint fig jam ............................. 38. Pint or half-pint blackberry or dewberry jam 39. Pint or half-pint strawberry jam ................ 40. Pint or half-pint strawberry fig jam ........... 41. Pint or half-pint peach jam ....................... 42. Pint or half-pint plum jam ......................... 43. Pint or half-pint fig preserves ................... 44. Pint or half-pint other preserves ............... 45. Pint or half-pint pear preserves ................ 46. Pint or half-pint peach preserves ............. 47. Pint or half-pint strawberry preserves ...... 48. Pint or half-pint apple butter ..................... 49. Pint or half-pint pear butter ...................... 50. Pint or half-pint any other butter ..............

6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00

5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00

CLASS 8 PICKLES and RELISHES 

12 oz. jars will not be accepted for competition

1st 2nd 3rd 51. Pint cut pickles (dill) ................................. 6.00 5.50 5.00 52. Pint whole pickles (sweet) ....................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 53. Quart or pint whole pickles (dill) ............... 6.00 5.50 5.00 54. Pint lime-treated sweet cucumber pickles (sliced) ................................................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 55. Quart or pint cinnamon pickle rings ......... 6.00 5.50 5.00 56. Pint bread and butter pickles (cucumber) 6.00 5.50 5.00 57. Pint bread and butter pickles (squash) .... 6.00 5.50 5.00 58. Pint green tomato pickles ........................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 59. Pint pickled beets (whole or sliced) .......... 6.00 5.50 5.00 60. Pint pickled okra ...................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 61. Pint dilled green bean pickles .................. 6.00 5.50 5.00 62. Pint mixed pickles .................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 63. Pint squash pickles .................................. 6.00 5.50 5.00 64. Pint other pickled vegetable ..................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 65. Quart pear pickles .................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00

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66. Quart peach pickles ................................. 67. Pint Dixie relish ........................................ 68. Pint green tomato relish ........................... 69. Pint pear relish ......................................... 70. Pint corn relish ......................................... 71. Pint pickle relish ....................................... 72. Pint any other relish ................................. 73. Pint Chow Chow ...................................... 74. Pint chili sauce ......................................... 75. Pint salsa .................................................

6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00

5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00

CLASS 9 - CANNED FRUIT JUICE No fruit juices will be sent to the State Fair. 1st 2nd 3rd 76. Quart tomato juice ................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 77. Quart blackberry, or dewberry juice ......... 6.00 5.50 5.00 78. Quart grape juice ..................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 79. Quart plum juice ....................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 80. Quart mayhaw juice ................................. 6.00 5.50 5.00 81. Quart blueberry juice ............................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 82. Quart muscadine juice ............................. 6.00 5.50 5.00 83. Quart crabapple juice................................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 Food Preservation items will be sent to State Fair provided there is a category for the article and permission is given by the exhibitor at the time of entering.

CLASS 10 – HANDICRAFT Superintendents: Maedean Achord, Delores Odom & Amy Cedars

1st 2nd 3rd Holiday tablecloth .................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 Christmas tree skirt ................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 Christmas tree ornaments (6) .................. 6.00 5.50 5.00 Holiday door or wall decoration (made of fabric) ........................................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 5. Christmas stocking (counted cross stitch) 6.00 5.50 5.00 6. Christmas stocking (other) ....................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 7. Christmas tree (handmade of wood, tin, wire, or other material, not over 30” high) ........ 6.00 5.50 5.00 8. Christmas tree (handmade of felt, lace, or other fabric, not over 30” high) ................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 9. Fabric doll ................................................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 10. Decorated garment (painted, appliquéd, etc.) ......................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 11. Other fabric novelties (book covers, children’s fabric books) ............................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 12. Handmade Tote Bag 13. Stuffed toy (one—no dolls) ...................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 14. Stuffed home decoration .......................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 15. Mask creation (any occasion, decorative, 1. 2. 3. 4.

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for walls, Mardi Gras, etc. 16. Halloween decoration (not a wreath) ....... 6.00 17. Thanksgiving decoration (not a wreath) .... 6.00 18. Valentine decoration (not a wreath) ......... 6.00 19. Easter decoration (not a wreath) ............. 6.00 20. Mardi Gras decoration (not a wreath) ...... 6.00 21. Christmas decoration (not a wreath) ......... 6.00 22. Any Patriotic decoration (not a wreath) ...... 6.00 23. Any other Religious holiday Decoration ..... 6.00 24. Pastel painting ......................................... 6.00 25. Oil painting (original) ................................. 6.00 26. Acrylic painting (original) .......................... 6.00 27. Watercolor picture (original) ..................... 6.00 28. Charcoal picture ....................................... 6.00 29. Pencil picture ........................................... 6.00 30. Pen & ink picture ...................................... 6.00 31. Sculpture ................................................... 6.00 32. Mantel cover or decoration ........................ 6.00 33. Creative wall hanging (other than framed or macramé items) ....................... 6.00 34. Halloween wreath .................................... 6.00 35. Thanksgiving wreath ................................ 6.00 36. Easter wreath .......................................... 6.00 37. Patriotic wreath ........................................ 6.00 38. Mardi Gras wreath ................................... 6.00 39. Christmas wreath ..................................... 6.00 40. Fabric covered basket ............................. 6.00 41. Desk accessories ..................................... 6.00 42. Kitchen accessories ................................. 6.00 43. Stained glass ........................................... 6.00 44. Pot holders (2) ......................................... 6.00 45. Paper craft ............................................... 6.00 46. Wood crafts (no larger than 18” in any direction .................................................... 6.00 47. Scrap Booking (contents will be judged) .. 6.00 48. Hand woven basket ................................. 6.00 49. Jewelry (limit 1 piece or 1 set) ................. 6.00 50. Latch hook wall hanging .......................... 6.00 51. Tole painting and folk art (no fabric) ........ 6.00 52. Tole painting on fabric ............................. 6.00 53. Leather carving and tooling ..................... 6.00 54. Any Leather article (machine or hand-sewn) ................................................ 6.00 55. Wood burning—no kits ............................ 6.00 56. Counted cross stitch (pictures 12” and under) ....................................................... 6.00 57. Counted cross stitch (pictures over 12”) .. 6.00

5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00

5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

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5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

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58. Any other cross stitch .............................. 59. Calligraphy ............................................... 60. Other pictures (not needlepoint, crewel or cross stitch) ............................................. 61. Stenciled item .......................................... 62. Any wood carving .................................... 63. Wood crafts (larger than 18”) .................... 64. Plaster article (1 article) ........................... 65. Hobbies (collections only—coins, insects, stamps, etc.) ............................................ 66. Plastic canvas art ..................................... 67. Decoupage .............................................. 68. Miscellaneous (not included in Premiums 1-63) .......................................

6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00

5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00

6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 5.50 5.00 6.00 5.50 5.00

Handicraft items will be sent to the State Fair provided there is a category for the item and permission is given by the exhibitor at the time of entering.

CLASS 11- ADULT PHOTOGRAPHY Amateur Only --Photography exhibits should be in clear protective sheets. Photographs in frames will not be allowed. Photographs will not be sent to State Fair. 1st 2nd 3rd 1. B&W—people (8x10 print) ....................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 2. B&W—animal (8x10 print) ........................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 3. B&W—other (8x10 print) .......................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 4. Color—people (8x10 print) ....................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 5. Color—animal (8x10 print) ....................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 6. Color—other (8x10 print) .......................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 7. Sepia Tone (people) ................................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 8. Sepia Tone (animals) ............................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 9. Sepia Tone (other) ................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00

CLASS 12 -CAKES and BREADS ALL ENTRIES MUST BE ITEMS THAT REQUIRE NO REFRIGERATION. Baked goods not picked up by 6:00 p.m. Wed, Oct. 10th will be discarded

1st 2nd 3rd 1. White layer cake/icing .............................. 6.00 5.50 5.00 2. Chocolate layer cake/icing ....................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 3. German sweet chocolate cake ................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 4. Pound cake (plain) ................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 5. Other pound cake .................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 6. Angel food cake ....................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 7. Yellow layer cake with icing ..................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 8. Party or special occasion cake to be judged on decoration only ........................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 9. Holiday yeast bread ................................. 6.00 5.50 5.00 10. Sweet rolls (yeast) or cinnamon rolls (3) .. 6.00 5.50 5.00

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11. Loaf yeast bread (1) ................................. 6.00 5.50 12. Loaf quick bread (1) (8 1/4 x 4 or 9 x 5) ... 6.00 5.50 13. Yeast rolls—plain (3) ............................... 6.00 5.50 14. Biscuits (3) ............................................... 6.00 5.50 15. Muffins (3) ................................................ 6.00 5.50 16. Pecan pie ................................................. 6.00 5.50 17. Fruit pie .................................................... 6.00 5.50 18. Other pie (must not need refrigeration) .... 6.00 5.50 19. Pralines (6 pieces) ................................... 6.00 5.50 20. Chocolate fudge (6 pieces) ...................... 6.00 5.50 21. Divinity (6 pieces) .................................... 6.00 5.50 22. Candy—other (6 pieces) .......................... 6.00 5.50 23. Drop cookies (6) ...................................... 6.00 5.50 24. Bar cookies (6) ......................................... 6.00 5.50 25. Rolled cookies (6) (cookies cut with a cookie cutter) .................................................................. 6.00 5.50 26. Miscellaneous (not included in Premiums 1-25) ....................................... 6.00 5.50

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CLASS 13 - FRUITS AND VEGETABLES 1st - $4.00 2nd - $3.50 3rd - $3.00 Superintendents: Ginger Thiels, Ellen Thiels & Elaine Mathews 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17.

Three (3) pears Three (3) Japanese persimmons Six (6) ears popcorn One (1) big pumpkin One (1) pie pumpkin One (1) Longfellow pumpkin Six (3) pimento peppers Six (6) radishes One (1) cushaw Three (3) tomatoes Three (3) sweet bell peppers Three (3) pimento peppers Six (6) other peppers Eight (8) Irish potatoes Eight (8) sweet potatoes Two (2) eggplants Six (6) turnips

18. Six (6) beets

19. Bunch shallots 20. Bunch collards 21. Bunch mustard 22. 2-in bunch snap beans 23. 2-inch bunch field peas 24. Pt. hot peppers 25. Pt. lima beans 26. Three (3) squash 27. Six (6) carrots 28. Qt. pecans (in shell) 29. Three (3) cucumbers 30. Qt. peanuts (in shell) 31. One (1) cabbage 32. One (1) cauliflower 33. One (1) bunch broccoli 34. *Miscellaneous vegetable 35. *Miscellaneous fruit

(Not listed above)

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SECTION B CLASS 1-SENIOR CITIZENS DIVISION Superintendents: Alice Praska

OPEN TO ANY RESIDENT OF RAPIDES PARISH, AGE 60 YEARS & OLDER General and Adult Division Rules and Regulations apply to this class. Presentation of awards for: Outstanding Senior Citizens Exhibitor; Nursing Home Exhibitors; and Handicapped Exhibitors, will be presented on Senior Citizens Day. Points will be awarded on all entries made in the Senior Citizen Division, Nursing Home Division and Handicap Division of the Fair as follows:5 points for 1st Place , 3 Points for 2nd Place, 1 point for 3rd Place APRONS 1st 1. Functional ................................................ 6.00 2. Fancy ....................................................... 6.00 GARMENTS & ACCESSORIES (Machine Sewed) 3. Adult ........................................................ 6.00 4. Children .................................................... 6.00 5. Other garments & accessories ................ 6.00 AFGHANS 6. Crocheted (plain) ..................................... 6.00 7. Crocheted (original design) ...................... 6.00 8. Crocheted (blocks) ................................... 6.00 9. Baby ........................................................ 6.00 10. Other Afghans (broomstic, scraps, etc.) .. 6.00 11. Knitted ..................................................... 6.00 12. Crocheted (ripple) .................................... 6.00 PILLOWS 13. Crocheted ................................................ 6.00 14. Embroidery .............................................. 6.00 15. Other pillows ............................................ 6.00 16. Chicken scratch ....................................... 6.00 17. Candlewicking .......................................... 6.00 18. Patchwork ................................................ 6.00 19. Needlepoint ............................................. 6.00 PILLOW CASES 20. Embroidery .............................................. 6.00 21. Other pillow cases ................................... 6.00 QUILTS 22. Appliquéd & quilted (any size) ................. 6.00

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2nd 3rd 5.50 5.00 5.50 5.00 5.50 5.00 5.50 5.00 5.50 5.00 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

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5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

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5.50 5.00 5.50 5.00 5.50 5.00


23. Patchwork (any size) ............................... 6.00 24. Piece look & quilted ................................. 6.00 25. Baby ........................................................ 6.00 26. Other quilts .............................................. 6.00 27. Quilt tops (not quilted) .............................. 6.00 28. Embroidered & quilted ............................. 6.00 CROCHET 29. Clothing articles (adult) ............................ 6.00 30. Clothing articles (children) ....................... 6.00 31. Doilies ...................................................... 6.00 32. Collars ..................................................... 6.00 33. Home Accessory Article ............................ 6.00 34. Other crochet ........................................... 6.00 35. Bedspread ............................................... 6.00 36. Tablecloths .............................................. 6.00 37. Hat ............................................................ 6.00 KNITTING 38. Adult garments (sweaters, shawls, scarves, footwear, caps & mittens, etc.) .. 6.00 39. Children’s garments (sweaters, shawls, scarves, footwear, caps & mittens, etc.) . 6.00 40. Other knitting ........................................... 6.00 HANDIWORK 41. Embroidery .............................................. 6.00 42. Tatting (on an article only) ....................... 6.00 43. Tatting (separate article) .......................... 6.00 44. Counted cross stitch ................................ 6.00 45. Decorated wearing apparel ...................... 6.00 46. Other handiwork (no ceramic) ................. 6.00 47. Purse ....................................................... 6.00 48. Belt ............................................................ 6.00 49. Chicken scratch ....................................... 6.00 50. Crewel embroidery ................................... 6.00 51. Needlepoint ............................................. 6.00 52. Plain cross stitch ...................................... 6.00 53. Smocking .................................................. 6.00 54. Handmade Tote Bag................................. 6.00 PAINTING 55. Oil (original) ............................................. 6.00 56. Acrylic (original) ....................................... 6.00 57. Watercolors (original) ............................... 6.00 58. Pastels (original) ...................................... 6.00 59. Charcoal, pen & ink, or pencil .................. 6.00 CRAFTS 60. Stuffed toys .............................................. 6.00 61. Dolls (stuffed) .......................................... 6.00 62. Dolls (other) ............................................. 6.00

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63. Christmas items (large) ............................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 64. Christmas items (small) ........................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 65. Holiday items ........................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 66. Other ........................................................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 67. Quilted wallhangings ................................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 68. Small article (not larger than 18”) ............ 6.00 5.50 5.00 69. Ceramics ................................................. 6.00 5.50 5.00 70. Seasonal decoration (outdoor article) ...... 6.00 5.50 5.00 71. Seasonal decoration (indoor article) ........ 6.00 5.50 5.00 72. Handmade flowers ................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 73. Plaster articles ......................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 74. Tea towels or guest towels ....................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 75. Pot holder (2) ........................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 WOODWORK 76. Wood carvings ......................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 77. Birdhouse ................................................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 78. Woodturning ............................................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 79. Toys ......................................................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 80. Other ........................................................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 Senior citizen articles will be sent to State Fair provided there is a category for the article and permission is given by the exhibitor at time of entering.

CLASS 2 -NURSING HOME DIVISION Superintendents: Emma Jean Huffman & Peggy Pearson Adult Division Rules and Regulations apply to this class. 1st 2nd 3rd 1. Garments—hand or machine made ......... 6.00 5.50 5.00 2. Afghans— crochet or knit (large) ............. 6.00 5.50 5.00 3. Afghans—crochet or knit (baby) .............. 6.00 5.50 5.00 4. Personal clothing article (crochet or knit) . 6.00 5.50 5.00 5. Lap robes ................................................. 6.00 5.50 5.00 6. Crochet or knit (other) .............................. 6.00 5.50 5.00 7. Crewel or needlepoint items (pictures, etc.) 6.00 5.50 5.00 8. Embroidery household items (scarves, centerpieces, pillow cases, etc.) .............. 6.00 5.50 5.00 9. Painted household items (scarves, centerpiece, pillow cases, etc.) ................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 10. Pillows— patchwork ................................. 6.00 5.50 5.00 11. Pillows—terrycloth or other ...................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 12. Pillows—crewel ........................................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 13. Pillows—needlepoint ............................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 14. Rugs ........................................................ 6.00 5.50 5.00 15. Artwork—oil painting (freehand) .............. 6.00 5.50 5.00 16. Artwork—watercolor or other (freehand) .. 6.00 5.50 5.00 17. Artwork—paint by number ....................... 6.00 5.50 5.00 18. Ceramics ................................................. 6.00 5.50 5.00

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19. Plaster ..................................................... 20. Woodwork (small) .................................... 21. Woodwork (large) .................................... 22. Seasonal decoration ................................ 23. Handicraft (not wood) .............................. 24. Tea towels ............................................... 25. Pot holders (2) ......................................... 26. Stuffed animals or dolls ........................... 27. Quilt top (not quilted) ............................... 28. Quilt (quilted) ........................................... 29. Beadwork ................................................. 30. Punch embroidery .................................... 31. Macramé (small) ...................................... 32. Dolls ......................................................... 33. Miscellaneous (exhibits not covered in Premiums 1-32) .......................................

6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00

5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00

6.00 5.50 5.00

Nursing Home articles WILL NOT be sent to State Fair.

CLASS 3 -HANDICAPPED DIVISION Superintendents: Emma Jean Huffman & Peggy Pearson OPEN TO ANY ADULT HANDICAP RESIDENT OF A COMMUNITY HOME, FOSTER HOME, OR PRIVATE HOME IN RAPIDES PARISH.

Adult Division Rules and Regulations apply to this class. 1st 1. Afghans—crochet or knit (large) .............. 6.00 2. Afghans—crochet or knit (baby) .............. 6.00 3. Embroidery .............................................. 6.00 4. Needlepoint or crewel items (pictures, etc.) . 6.00 5. Pillows ..................................................... 6.00 6. Crochet or knit (other) .............................. 6.00 7. Plaster ...................................................... 6.00 8. Woodwork (small) .................................... 6.00 9. Handicraft (not wood) .............................. 6.00 10. Artwork (ink or watercolor) ....................... 6.00 11. Artwork (other) ......................................... 6.00 12. Pot holder (1) ........................................... 6.00 13. Seasonal decoration ................................ 6.00 14. Latch hook ............................................... 6.00 15. Painted household item .......................... .6.00 16. Jewelry ..................................................... 6.00 17. Pottery ..................................................... 6.00 18. Miscellaneous (exhibits not covered in Premiums 1-17) ....................................... 6.00

2nd 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50 5.50

3rd 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00

5.50 5.00

Handicapped Division Articles WILL NOT be sent to State Fair.

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YOUTH DIVISION Superintendents: Colleen Lee, LaTel Lee, Lizbeth Lee

PRE 4-H DIVISION - SECTION C AGES 3 TO 8 This division is open to school children aged 3-8 years old who are residents of Rapides Parish. 1st $5.00

2nd $4.50

3rd $4.00

4th $3.50

5th $3.00

CLASS 1 -AGES 3 AND 4 1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

Drawing (original) Handicraft (handmade) Fabric Painting (any type painting on fabric) Table Accessory (small size only) Fabric Creation (handmade item from fabric)

1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

Drawing (original) Handicraft (handmade) Fabric Painting (any type painting on fabric) Table Accessory (small size only) Fabric Creation (handmade item from fabric)

1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

Drawing (original) Handicraft (handmade) Fabric Painting (any type painting on fabric) Table Accessory (small size only) Fabric Creation (handmade item from fabric)

CLASS 2 -AGES 5 AND 6

CLASS 3 AGES 7 AND 8

4-H DIVISION (4-H, FFA, & FCCLA) RULES AND REGULATIONS 1.

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All classes of this division open for competition only to bonafide members of the 4-H, FFA, and FCCLA clubs in Rapides Parish. An exhibitor must be 9 years old before January 1, 2019 to be eligible to exhibit. JUNIOR EXHIBITOR- Exhibitors who are under 14 years of age as of January 1, 2019. SENIOR EXHIBITOR—Exhibitors who are 14 years of age or older as of January 1, 2019. In all classes, the age of the contestant is computed as of January 1, 2019. Only current year products may be exhibited in all classes except livestock.


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10. 11. 12. 13. 14.

Each exhibitor may enter only one (1) article in each premium number except in livestock classes or as noted. Exhibitors will not be permitted to show more than 3 MARKET STEERS, 3 MARKET HOGS, 3 MARKET GOATS, OR 3 MARKET LAMBS and 3 COMMERCIAL HEIFERS Exhibitors will be allowed to show 2 BREEDING BEEF, DAIRY, SWINE, GOAT, and SHEEP per class. Exhibitor may only show 1 HORSE per class. All exhibitors will use their own animals in SHOWMANSHIP & PERFORMANCE classes. Exhibitors are required to furnish water and feed troughs, all feed and hay, and will be responsible for care of their animals and cleaning of pens and tie spaces during the Fair. In Beef, Dairy, Swine and Sheep Breeding, animals must be registered in the name of the youth exhibitor. Any animal that is not halter broke and is considered unsafe by the Livestock Committee, that is to be shown by the 4-H exhibitor, will be removed from the show. All animals must be tied in their designated area from 10:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. each day except while grooming animals. Superintendents will be responsible for operating the scales for weighing of all market animals. All exhibits must be made by exhibitor. All crops and garden exhibits must be produced at the exhibitor’s home or farm. UNWORTHY EXHIBITS—In cases where one exhibit is being exhibited in a class, the judge shall make his award in accordance with the merits of the exhibit being exhibited, which may be either first, second, third, etc. All items not advancing to State Fair are to be picked up at the Rapides Parish Fair between the hours of 2:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 13, 2019. EXCEPTIONS—Crops, Fresh Fruits and Vegetables, and baked goods not picked up will be disposed of at fair grounds.

SECTION D 4-H and NON 4-H

PET SHOW and DOG SHOW Superintendents: RPSO & 4-H Agents Assistant Superintendents: Rapides Parish 4-H Teen Leaders and 4-H Teens In Action Members The pet and dog show is open to residents of Rapides Parish only.

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PET SHOW — RULES and REGULATIONS— 1.

2.

3.

4.

5. 6.

Open to residents of Rapides Parish only. Any type of pet may be shown as long at it can be handled or controlled by the individual. The pet must belong to the exhibitor. The pet must be a living, breathing animal! Contestants will be competing for trophies and ribbons in these categories: 1. Cutest Pet 2. Best All Around Pet 3. Most Unusual Pet 4. Best Groomed Pet All pet owners are responsible for cleaning up after their pets should they have an accident. Disposal materials will be provided. It is suggested you exercise your pet before the show to reduce this possibility. Dogs may be shown in the Pet Show only in the Non 4-H Division (ages 3-5 and 6-8). 4-H’ers must show their dogs in the Dog Show only. Non 4-H’ers (ages 9-18) must show their dog in the Non 4-H Dog Show. Exhibitors may show only one (1) pet and one dog The same pet may not be shown by more than one exhibitor. The pet can only be shown one time.

CLASSES ARE: 1. Non 4-H ....................................... Ages 3-8 2. 4-H ............................................... Grades 4-12 *Ages are of the child **No insects ***Puppies must be at least 8 weeks old and able to walk on a leash if entered in the Dog Show. ****No animal under the age of 4 weeks may be shown.

DOG SHOW — RULES and REGULATIONS —

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4-H members must enter their dogs in the 4-H Division of the Dog Show. Non 4-H members must enter their dogs in the Non 4-H Division (ages 4-18). Only for 4-H Dog Show will Juniors and Seniors Division be divided as follows: Junior (4th-7th grade)


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6.

7. 8.

9.

10. 11. 12. 13.

Senior (8th-12th grade) Dogs need not be registered or purebred to enter competition, but must be owned by the handler. A dog may be entered and shown in only one division of the Dog Show. An exhibitor may show only one dog. A dog may only be shown once by one person. In other words, the same dog cannot be shown by more than one person and can only be shown one time. Any dog who is unmanageable or exhibits any temper toward judges, handlers, or other dogs will be excused from the ring and will not place in the competition. Dogs will be entered in competition according to the dog’s height. They will be entered as SMALL, MEDIUM, or LARGE. The measurements will be from the dog’s shoulder to the floor. The following heights will be used: SMALL DOG - under 12 inches MEDIUM DOG - 12 inches through 18 inches LARGE DOG - over 18 inches It is suggested that all competitors check their dog’s rabies and parvo vaccination certificate and see that they are current. All dog owners are responsible for cleaning up after their dogs should they have an accident. Disposal materials will be provided. It is suggested you exercise your pet before the show to reduce this possibility. Winners in each class of both the 4-H and Non 4-H Dog Show will compete for BEST DOG OF SHOW 4-H and BEST DOG OF SHOW NON 4-H. Trophies will be awarded to each class winner, and ribbons to all participants. Dogs must wear a collar and a leash only. No decoration is permitted in dog show. Dogs must be leash trained. Dogs will be judged on grooming, appearance, and handling. Decision of judges is final. Premiums paid in each division as follows: 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $6.00 $5.00 $4.00 $3.00 $2.00

1. Small

1. Small

1. Small

CLASS 1 - 4-H Junior (4th-7th Grade) 2. Medium 3. Large CLASS 2 - 4-H Senior (8th-12th Grade) 2. Medium 3. Large CLASS 3 - NON 4-H All Ages (9-18) 2. Medium 3. Large CHAMPION ROUND 29


SECTION E GOAT SHOW Superintendents: Terry Washington & Tunk Andries

— RULES and REGULATIONS — 1. 2.

Open to 4-H and FFA members in Rapides Parish only. Animals must be entered by 6:00 p.m., Wednesday October 9, 2019. Judging will begin at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, October 11. 3. Each exhibitor must show his/her own animal. MARKET GOATS 1. All goats must be dehorned. 2. Wether or doe goats are eligible to show. 3. All goats will be weighed individually and classified into divisions. Goats eligible to show must be a minimum of 45 pounds. There is no maximum weight. 4. All goats must be slick sheared within 7 days prior to the show. 5. Market Goats must be dehorned, polled, or disbudded. Any scurs or horn structures must be blunted and not exceed one inch in length. Premiums paid: 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th & Below $30.00 $27.50 $25.00 $22.50 $20.00 $17.50 GRAND CHAMPION—Rosette—Trophy RESERVE GRAND CHAMPION—Rosette

GOAT SHOWMANSHIP 1st $30.00

2nd 3rd $27.50 $25.00

4th $22.50

5th $20.00

6th & Below $17.50

1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

16 years and over 15 years old 14 years old 13 years old 12 years old

6. 11 years old 7. 10 years 8. 9 years old 9. Champion/Rosette/Buckle 10. Champion Jr. Showman/Trophy

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Spring doeling (Must have no visible evidence of the emergence of part or all of one or both of the first pair of permanent incisors) Yearling doe (two and four teeth are allowed) Aged Doe (5 teeth and over) Does showing in the Commercial Doe classes cannot be entered or shown in the Market Goat division. All Commercial Does must have an ear tag for identification in the class. Commercial Does can be shown with hair or slick sheared.

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All Commercial Does may be shown with horns or dehorned.

1.

All breeding goats must have registration papers. They may be purebred or percentage does. Any breed having 5 or more will have a class.

JUNIOR BREEDING GOAT SHOW 2.

CLASSES 1. April 1, 2019 – June 30, 2019 2. Jan. 1, 2019 – March 31, 2019 3. July 1, 2018 – Dec. 31, 2018 4. April 1, 2018 – June 30, 2018 5. Jan. 1, 2018 – March 31, 2018 6. July 1, 2017 – Dec. 31, 2017 7. July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017 8. Born June 30 2016 and older 9. Grand Champion Female 10. Reserve Grand Champion Female 11. Buck, born April 1, 2019 – June 30, 2019 12. Buck, born Jan. 1, 2019 –March 31, 2019 13. Buck, born July 1, 2018- Dec. 31, 2018 14. Grand Champion Buck 15. Reserve Champion Buck

SECTION F POULTRY SHOW Superintendents: Randy Turner, Jim Brownlee, Elizabeth Brownlee and Patricia Turner NOTICE: NEW HEALTH REGULATIONS FOR POULTRY The Louisiana Livestock Sanitary Board recently passed the following regulation - Regulation 11768 Admittance of Louisiana Poultry to Fairs, Livestock Shows and Poultry Shows which states: All poultry going to Louisiana fairs, livestock shows, and poultry shows shall be accompanied by a VS Form 9-2 indicating the flock of origin is under the National Poultry Improvement Plan and is free of Salmonella gallinarum (thyphoid). If the flock of origin is not under the National Poultry Improvement Plan, the birds of breeding age must be accompanied by VS Form 9-2 health certificate or Certificate of Veterinary Inspection indicating the birds were tested negative for pullorum/thyphoid within 90 days prior to admittance to the fair. 3. Open to 4-H and FFA members in Rapides Parish only. 4. Exhibitors must be in possession and ownership of the birds by two (2) months of age. 5. Exhibitors are encouraged to feed and water their exhibits at least once during the fair.

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4-H and FFA Poultry Show Birds will be entered WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2019, from 9:30 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. 7. 4-H and FFA Poultry Show judging will begin at 1:00 p.m., THURSDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2019. 8. No registration fees required in the 4-H and FFA Poultry Show. 9. Birds will be judged by the American Standard of Perfection in the show. No Crossbred birds will be shown. 10. No exhibit other than in good health and in good condition will be received in the show. 11. Those exhibiting poultry will do so at their own risk. The poultry will be given special care and attention and precaution will be taken to return the birds in good shape to owner. 12. Birds may be entered as cockerels, pullets, cocks, and hens. 13. Each exhibitor may enter in six premium numbers in the poultry division. Premiums WILL NOT be paid for more than six (6) entries by one (1) exhibitor. All poultry must be tested in order to show in poultry show. To get your birds tested please call the 4-H Office at (318) 767-3968 to set up an appointment. 14. The following definitions will apply to all exhibits in the poultry division: COCKEREL - A male bird under one (1) year old. PULLET - A female bird under one (1) year old. COCK - A male bird over one (1) year old. HEN - A female bird over one (1) year old. 15. No birds over two (2) years old will be allowed to show. 16. Official release time for all birds is SUNDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2019 at 7:00 a.m. The Rapides Fair Parish Association will not be responsible for entries after 12:00 noon. 17. No poultry can be sold in the barn. Premiums paid: 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $7.00 $6.50 $6.00 $5.50 $5.00

CLASS 1 Poultry classes of Cockerels, Pullets, Cocks and Hens will include classes accepted by “American Standard of Perfection�. Champion Standard ........................ $10.00 + Rosette Reserve Champion ........................... $8.00 + Rosette Champion Bantam .......................... $10.00 + Rosette Reserve Champion Bantam ............. $8.00 + Rosette Champion Duck .............................. $10.00 + Rosette Reserve Champion Duck .................. $8.00 + Rosette Best of Show .................................. $10.00 + Rosette SHOWMANSHIP

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Showmanship will be held immediately following the Poultry Show on Thursday, October 10, 2019 1. Open to all 4-H and FFA members exhibiting poultry. 2. Poultry shown in showmanship must be owned by the exhibitor. Showmanship Premiums: 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $30.00 $27.50 $25.00 $22.50 $20.00

SECTION G RABBIT SHOW — RULES and REGULATIONS — 1. 2.

Open to 4-H and FFA members in Rapides Parish only. 4-H and FFA rabbits will be entered Wednesday, October 9, 2019 from 9am – 6pm. 3. 4-H and FFA Rabbit Show judging will begin at 5pm on Thursday, October 10, 2019. 4. 4-H and FFA rabbits will be released Sunday, October 13, 2019 at 7am. The Rapides Parish Fair Association will not be responsible for entries after 12 noon on Sunday, October 13. 5. Those exhibiting rabbits will do so at their own risk. The rabbits will be given special care and attention while in the livestock barn. Feed and water, as well as necessary containers, will be provided daily. Precaution will be taken to return all rabbits in good shape to their owner. 6. If you wish to feed and water your own rabbit, you must notify the Superintendents at check-in. These rabbits will be marked and left to their owners care. 7. Upon check-in, all exhibitors must complete a registration form. Once the registration form is turned in and checked by the Superintendents, no changes can be made. This means no changes will be permitted on the day of the show. 8. Exhibitors are permitted to enter six (6) entries in the breeding show. 9. Premiums paid: 1st: $7.00 2nd: $6.50 3rd: $6.00 4th: $5.50 5th: $5.00 10. Those breeds recognized by the American Rabbit Breeders Association (ARBA) and listed in the Standard of Perfection will be allowed to show. For a list of recognized breeds, please visit www.arba.net/breeds.htm. Mixed breed rabbits will be permitted to show at the 4-H show. Mixed breed rabbits will be the last breed to show and are not eligible for the Best in Show award. 11. Each breed will be divided into four (4) classes: Senior Buck, Senior Doe, Junior Buck, and Junior Doe. Seniors are those rabbits six (6) months of age and over, or those that meet specific

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weight requirements as listed in the Standard of Perfection. Juniors are those rabbits under six (6) months of age, or those that meet specific weight requirements as listed in the Standard of Perfection. 12. The order of the show will be established on the day of the show. Meat Pens and the Single Fryer class will be shown first, followed by the breeding rabbits. Mixed Breed rabbits will be the last classes to show. 13. The winners of each class within a breed will compete for Best of Breed and Best Opposite Sex. Following the Mixed Breeds, all Best of Breeds will compete for Best in Show, 1st Runner Up, and 2nd Runner Up. Following the Best in Show selection, all Best Opposite Sex winners will compete for Best of Best Opposite Sex. 14. Exhibitors must show his/her own animal. All exhibitors must bring his/her own rabbit to the show table. 15. Permanent tattoos are strongly encouraged but not required. All rabbit entries will be given a temporary number for identification purposes. 16. Exhibitors are allowed three (3) market rabbit entries, with not more than two entries in the same class (i.e. 2 meat pen entries and 1 single fryer entry, or 1 meat pen entry and 2 single fryer entries). Premiums will be paid for the highest placing entry in each class. 17. MEAT PENS – Meat Pens will consist of three (3) rabbits, all the same breed and variety. Rabbits should be as close to identical to each other as possible; they should have similar confirmation and body type. Age limit is not over ten (10) weeks old. Each rabbit should not exceed five and one half (5 ½) pounds. a. Premiums paid for Meat Pens: 1st: $17.00 2nd: 14.50 3rd: $12.00 4th: $9.50 5th: $7.00 18. SINGLE FRYER CLASS – The Single Fryer class will consist of one, purebred rabbit exhibiting ideal commercial qualities, with an emphasis on meat production. Age limit is not over ten (10) weeks old. The fryer should not exceed five and one half (5 ½) pounds. a. Premiums paid for Single Fryer Class: 1st: $7.00 2nd: $6.50 3rd: $6.00 4th: $5.50 5th: $5.00 19. SHOWMANSHIP a. Showmanship will be during the rabbit show. b. Exhibitors will be divided into two classes, Juniors and Seniors. Juniors are those who are 13 years old and younger. Seniors are those 14 years old and older. c. Premiums paid: 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $30.00 $27.50 $25.00 $22.50 $20.00

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SECTION H BEEF SHOW Chairman—Tunk Andries Superintendents: Reggie Lucas, Carmie Lucas, April McVay Youth Division Rules and Regulations apply to this section.

ADDITIONAL RULES: 1.

2.

3. 4.

Breeding animals which are registered or recorded in the herd book of their respective breed association are eligible for show if the registration certificate contains animal identification data, a birthdate, and a registration number & registered in exhibitor’s name. All beef breeding entries must be registered or recorded with their respective breeding organization. Young Simmental and Simbrah cattle will be exempted if documentation showing eligibility for recording or registering is provided. Polled Hereford bulls from “Range Bull” certificates will not be eligible for showing. Minimum weight for steer classes will be 850 lbs. with no maximum weight limit. Minimum of three (3) entries per breed class or show in AOB (BI) or AOB (NBI).

CLASS 1 -MARKET STEER DIVISION 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th & Below $35.00 $32.50 $30.00 $27.50 $25.00 $22.50 1. Classes will be broken by weight 2. Grand Champion Market Steer – Rosette -Buckle 3. Reserve Grand Champion Market Steer - Rosette

CLASS 2 BEEF BREEDING DIVISION INDIVIDUAL BREED CLASSES WILL BE FORMED WITH THREE (3) OR MORE ENTRIES PER BREED. 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th & Below $45.00 $42.50 $40.00 $37.50 $35.00 $32.50 All bulls MUST be shown with nose leads. The following classifications will be used for all breeds in the Youth Beef Breeding Division: 1. Prospect Heifer, May 1- June 30 2019 2. SPRING HEIFER CALF, calved March 1-April 30, 2019. 3. JUNIOR HEIFER CALF, calved Jan 1-Feb 28, 2019. 4. WINTER HEIFER CALF, calved Nov 1-Dec 31, 2018 5. SENIOR HEIFER CALF, calved Sept 1-Oct 31, 2018. 6. LATE SUMMER YEARLING HEIFER, calved July 1-Aug 31, 2018. 7. Early Summer Yearling Heifer, Calved May 1-June 30, 2018. 8. SPRING YEARLING HEIFER, calved March 1-April 30, 2018.

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9. JUNIOR YEARLING HEIFER, calved Jan 1-Feb 28, 2018. 10. SENIOR YEARLING HEIFER, calved Sept 1-Dec 31, 2017. 11. TWO YEAR OLD HEIFER, calved May 1-Aug 31, 2017. 12. PROSPECT BULL, May1-June 30 2019 13. SPRING BULL CALF, calved March 1-April 30, 2019. 14. JUNIOR BULL CALF, calved Jan 1-Feb 28, 2019. 15. WINTER BULL CALF, calved Nov 1-Dec 31, 2018. 16. SENIOR BULL CALF, calved Sep 1-Oct 31, 2018. 17. LATER SUMMER YEARLING BULL, calved July 1-Aug 31, 2018 18. EARLY SUMMER YEARLING BULL, calved May 1-June 30, 2018. 19. SPRING YEARLING BULL, calved March 1-April 30, 2018. 20. JUNIOR YEARLING BULL, calved Jan 1-Feb 28, 2018. 21. SENIOR YEARLING BULL, calved Sept 1-Dec 31, 2017. 22. TWO YEAR OLD BULL, calved May 1-Aug 31, 2017. 23. CHAMPION FEMALE - Rosette - Trophy 24. RESERVE CHAMPION FEMALE - Rosette 25. CHAMPION BULL - Rosette - Trophy 26. RESERVE CHAMPION BULL – Rosette

CLASS 3 -COMMERCIAL HEIFER DIVISION 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th & Below $30.00 $27.50 $25.00 $22.50 $20.00 $17.50 1. This division is subject to the general rules and regulations in addition to these division rules. 2. Any crossbred/grade heifers are eligible to enter the commercial heifer division. 3. The weight of the heifer cannot be less than 400 pounds. Calves will be weighed only one time. 4. The heifer must be polled or dehorned. 5. The entries in this division will be judged as replacement heifers and should be fed and fitted accordingly. 6. Each exhibitor must be able to show their heifers unassisted. Heifers will be shown at halter and proper showing paraphernalia for the exhibitor is encouraged. Exhibitors will be allowed to groom the hair, brush the hair forward, up, or down, and clip the body hair. No grooming aids except soap and water must be used on show day. (For example: no tail balls, no hoof paint, no adhesives, no show sheens, no shaving cream, etc.) 7. Number of classes will be determined by the number of heifers exhibited. 8. Possession date for commercial heifers will be July 1, 2019. 9. The commercial heifers will be split by Brahman Influence and Non Brahman Influence. 10. Mouthing requirements will be determined by visual inspection of the teeth. Commercial heifers must have their front two baby teeth and must have no visible evidence of the first pair of permanent teeth. If baby teeth are not evident or permanent incisors are evident they will

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be classified as yearlings. Heifers that mouth as yearlings will be allowed to show in the yearling class BUT NOT ALLOWED TO COMPETE FOR CHAMPION.

CLASS 4 -BEEF SHOWMANSHIP 1st 2nd 3rd $30.00 $27.50 $25.00 16 years and over . 15 years old 14 years old 13 years old 12 years old

4th 5th 6th & Below $22.50 $20.00 $17.50 11 years old 10 years old 9 years old Champion/Rosette/Buckle Champion Jr. Showman –Trophy

SECTION I DAIRY SHOW Superintendents: Jane Beard Youth Division Rules and Regulations apply to this section.

CLASS 1-4 -DAIRY BREEDING DIVISION 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th & Below $45.00 $42.50 $40.00 $37.50 $35.00 $32.50 The show order for Youth Dairy is as follows: 1. Holstein 3. Guernsey 2. Jersey 4. Other Pure breeds The following classifications will be used for all Dairy breeds: 1. JUNIOR CALF, calved March 1-May 30, 2019. 2. INTERMEDIATE CALF, calved Dec. 1, 2018-Feb. 28, 2019. 3. SENIOR CALF, calved Sept. 1-Nov. 30, 2018. 4. INTERMEDIATE JUNIOR YEARLING, calved June 1-Aug. 31, 2018. 5. JUNIOR YEARLING, calved March 1-May 31, 2018. 6. INTERMEDIATE SENIOR YEARLING, calved Dec. 1, 2017- Feb. 28, 2018. 7. SENIOR YEARLING, calved Sept. 1-Nov. 30, 2017. 8. JUNIOR 2-YEAR OLD COW, calved March 1-Aug. 31, 2017. 9. SENIOR 2-YEAR OLD COW, calved Sept. 1, 2016-Feb. 28, 2017. 10. 3-YEAR OLD COW, calved Sept. 1, 2015-Aug. 31, 2016. 11. 4-YEAR OLD COW, calved Sept. 1, 2014-Aug. 31, 2015. 12. AGED COW, born before Sept. 1, 2014.

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District G Mr. Sean McGlothlin 4807 Whitechapel Blvd Alexandria, LA 71303 Home: (318) 787-2626 District H Mr. Richard W. Billings 137 John Bonnette Road Glenmora, LA 71433 Home: (318) 659-4344 District I Mr. Scott Perry, Jr. 4324 England Drive Alexandria, LA 71303 Home: (318) 443-3630

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Centerfold Rapides Parish Police Jury 701 Murray Street, Suite 201 Alexandria, LA 71301 President’s Cell Phone (318) 729-3242 District A Mr. Davron “Bubba” Moreau 148 Susan Drive Pineville, LA 71360 Home: (318) 641-9500 District B Mr. Joe Bishop 4200 Stillmeadow Lane Pineville, LA 71360 Home: (318) 443-5690 District C Mr. Craig Smith 20 Paul Cemetery Road Deville, LA 71328 Home: (318) 466-5095 District D Mr. Theodore Fountaine, Jr., President 509 Evangeline Lane Alexandria, La 71302 Home: (318) 484-3562 District E Mr. Richard G. Vanderlick 400 Gladys Drive Alexandria, LA 71303 Home: (318) 445-4378 District F Mr. Oliver “Ollie” Overton 3809 Spencer Street Alexandria, LA 71302 Home: (318) 443-0214

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13. CHAMPION - Rosette - Trophy 14. RESERVE CHAMPION - Rosette

COMMERCIAL DAIRY HEIFER 1st $30.00

2nd $27.50

3rd $25.00

4th 5th $22.50 $20.00

CLASS 5 -DAIRY SHOWMANSHIP 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th & Below $30.00 $27.50 $25.00 $22.50 $20.00 $17.50 16 years and over 11 years old 15 years old 10 years old 14 years old 9 years old 13 years old Champion-Rosette-Trophy 12 years old Champion Junior Showman - Trophy

SECTION J SWINE DIVISION Chairman - Robert Andries, Jeannie Thacker Youth Division Rules and Regulations apply to this section.

CLASS 1 -MARKET HOGS Entries in this class shall be limited to barrows and gilts weighing not less than 215 lbs. or more than 285 lbs. on entry day. For market hogs, all breeds will be combined and shown by weight. Market classes will be divided if there are more than 12 entries per class. Market swine not meeting the above requirements will not be allowed to compete for Grand Champion or Reserve Grand Champion. 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th & Below $30.00 $27.50 $25.00 $22.50 $20.00 $17.50 1. Classes will be broken by weight 2. Grand Champion Market Hogs - Rosette - Buckle 3. Reserve Grand Champion Market Hogs - Rosette

CLASS 2 – 3 -SWINE BREEDING 1st 2nd 3rd 4th $35.00 $32.50 $30.00 $27.50 The show order is as follows: 1. Hampshire 2. Duroc 3. Other Pure Breeds

5th $25.00

6th & Below $22.50

The following classifications will be used for all breeds: 1. FEBRUARY GILT, farrowed Feb. 1-Feb. 28, 2019. 2. MARCH GILT, farrowed March 1-March 31, 2019. 3. APRIL GILT, farrowed April 1-April 30, 2019.

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4. 5. 6.

MAY GILT, farrowed May 1-May 31, 2019. CHAMPION GILT - Rosette - Trophy RESERVE CHAMPION GILT - Rosette

CLASS 4 -COMMERCIAL GILTS Any pig entered in the MARKET classes cannot show in the Commercial Gilt Section. 1. FEBRUARY GILT, farrowed Feb. 1-Feb. 28, 2019. 2. MARCH GILT, farrowed March 1-March 31, 2019. 3. APRIL GILT, farrowed April 1-April 30, 2019. 4. MAY GILT, farrowed May 1-May 31, 2019. 5. CHAMPION COMMERCIAL GILT - Rosette - Trophy 6. RESERVE CHAMPION COMMERCIAL GILT - Rosette

CLASS 5 SWINE SHOWMANSHIP Any pig entered in the MARKET classes cannot show in the Commercial Gilt Section. 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th & Below $30.00 $27.50 $25.00 $22.50 $20.00 $17.50 1. 16 years and over 2. 15 years old 3. 14 years old 4. 13 years old 5. 12 years old

6. 11 years old 7. 10 years old 8. 9 years old 9. Champion/ Rosette/Buckle 10. Champion Jr. Showman

SECTION K SHEEP DIVISION Chairman - Danny Coombs, Matt Martin Youth Division Rules and Regulations apply to this section.

CLASS 1 -MARKET LAMBS Entries in this class shall be limited to lambs weighing a minimum of 80 lbs. with no maximum weight. All breeds of market lambs will be combined and shown by weight. Market lambs not meeting the above weight limits will not be allowed to compete for Grand Champion or Reserve Grand Champion.

1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th & Below $30.00 $27.50 $25.00 $22.50 $20.00 $17.50 1. Classes will be broken by weight 2. Grand Champion Market Lamb - Rosette - Trophy 3. Reserve Grand Champion Market Lamb – Rosette

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CLASS 2-3 - SHEEP BREEDING 1st 2nd 3rd 4th $35.00 $32.50 $30.00 $27.50 The show order is as follows: 1. Suffolk 2. Hampshire

5th $25.00

6th & Below $22.50

3. Other Pure Breeds 4. Commercial Ewes

All lambs must be wearing association ear tags at the time of showing. The following classifications will be used for all sheep breeds: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7.

SPRING RAM LAMB, after January 1, 2019. CHAMPION RAM - Rosette - Trophy RESERVE CHAMPION RAM - Rosette SPRING EWE LAMB, after January 1, 2019. YEARLING EWE, 1 year old but under 2, September 1, 2017 and after. CHAMPION EWE - Rosette - Trophy RESERVE CHAMPION EWE - Rosette

1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

SPRING EWE LAMB, after January 1, 2019. YEARLING EWE, two (2) tooth ewes are allowed. AGED EWES 4 tooth and over. CHAMPION COMMERCIAL EWE - Rosette - trophy RESERVE CHAMPION COMMERCIAL EWE – Rosette

CLASS 4 - COMMERCIAL EWE

CLASS 5 -SHEEP SHOWMANSHIP 1st 2nd 3rd $30.00 $27.50 $25.00 16 years and over 15 years old 14 years old 13 years old 12 years old 11 years old 1.

4th 5th 6th & Below $22.50 $20.00 $17.50 10 years old 9 years old CHAMPION - Rosette - Buckle (Rodney Cotton Memorial Award) Champion Jr. Showman - Trophy

CHAMPION JUNIOR SHOWMAN - Trophy SECTION L

HORSE DIVISION Chairman - Peggy Williams Superintendents: Susan Hickman, Penny Thibodeaux Youth Division Rules and Regulations apply to this section. ADDITIONAL RULES: 1. All horses must be officially registered in the name of the exhibitor or immediate family 30 days prior to the show.

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5.

Weanlings will be accepted in regular horse classes with papers pending. Registered horses will not be allowed to show in the Grade Horse Class. All horses must be accompanied by a record of negative test for equine infectious anemia (Coggins test) conducted within the past 12 months. Clothing must be clean and neat. A western style shoe with a minimum of 1/2 inch heel can be used. A minimum of a short sleeved shirt is required. The shirt must button or snap down the entire length of the shirt. Cowboy hats may be worn, NO CAPS.

CLASS 1-5 1st $35.00

2nd

3rd

$32.50 $30.00

4th $27.50

The show order is as follows: 1. Appaloosa 2. Quarter Horse

5th $25.00

6th & Below $22.50

3. Paint 4. AOB

The following classifications will be used for all breeds: 1. STALLION, foaled in 2019 (weanling) 2. GELDING, foaled in 2019 (weanling) 3. GELDING, foaled in 2018 (yearling) 4. GELDING, foaled in 2017 (2-year old) 5. GELDING, foaled in 2016 (3-year old) 6. GELDING, foaled in 2015 & before (4-year old & older) 7. CHAMPION GELDING - Rosette - Trophy 8. RESERVE CHAMPION GELDING—Rosette 9. MARE, foaled in 2019 (weanling) 10. MARE, foaled in 2018 (yearling) 11. MARE, foaled in 2017 (2-year old) 12. MARE, foaled in 2016 (3-year old) 13. MARE, foaled in 2015 & before (4-year old & older) 14. BROODMARE, mares which have produced a foal in the current year or the previous year (2015 or 2016). Mares shown in this class are ineligible to compete in 2-year old, 3- year old, or 4-year old & older classes. 15. CHAMPION MARE—Rosette - Trophy 16. RESERVE CHAMPION MARE - Rosette

CLASS 6 - UNREGISTERED HORSES 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th & Below $30.00 $27.50 $25.00 $22.50 $20.00 $17.50 1. MARES - 14 hands (56 inches or taller) at the wither 2. GELDINGS - 14 hands (56 inches or taller) at the wither 3. MARES - Under 14 hands (less than 56 inches) at the wither

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GELDINGS - Under 14 hands (less than 56 inches) at the wither

CLASS 7 - HORSE SHOWMANSHIP 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th & Below $30.00 $27.50 $25.00 $22.50 $20.00 $17.50 16 years and over 11 years old 15 years old 10 years old 14 years old 9 years old 13 years old Champion- Rosette-Buckle 12 years old Champion Junior Showman - Trophy

SECTION M AGRICULTURE Superintendents: Jennifer Brister

— RULES and REGULATIONS — SCIENCE DISPLAYS/SOCIAL STUDIES DISPLAYS 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6.

7. 8.

Any aspect of the selected topic may be featured. The exhibit should be educational in nature. A complete idea should be carried out. Exhibits should be no larger than 30 inches wide and 21 inches deep and 48 inches high. Exhibits must be project boards. The exhibit may include pictures, sketches, charts, models, or any other illustration which will demonstrate or convey the intended idea. Judging will be based on the following: Originality................................................... 25% Accuracy of Facts Presented .................... 50% Neatness and Quality of Display................ 25% Exhibit must stand on its own merits for the duration of the fair. An exhibitor may enter no more than a total of 3 Science/Social Studies displays.

CLASS 1 - SCIENCE DISPLAYS 1st $15.00

2nd 3rd $14.00 $13.00

4th $12.00

5th $11.00

6th-10th $5.00

*CLASSES: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

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Plant life - under 14 years of age Plant life - 14 years of age and older Wildlife - under 14 years of age Wildlife - 14 years of age and older Farm / Domestic Animals - under 14 years of age


6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12.

Farm / Domestic Animals - 14 years of age and older Diet, Nutrition and Health - under 14 years of age Diet, Nutrition and Health - 14 years of age and older Science and Technology - under 14 years of age Science and Technology - 14 years of age and older Other - under 14 years of age Other - 14 years of age and older

CLASS 2 -SOCIAL STUDIES DISPLAYS 1st $15.00

2nd 3rd $14.00 $13.00

4th $12.00

5th $11.00

6th-10th $5.00

*CLASSES: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10.

Geography - under 14 years of age Geography - 14 years of age and older La. History - under 14 years of age La. History - 14 years of age and older American History - under 14 years of age American History - 14 years of age and older Character Education - under 14 years of age Character Education - 14 years of age and older Other - under 14 years of age Other - 14 years of age and older

Explanations of each topic may be obtained from the Parish 4-H office.

CLASS 3 - WEED IDENTIFICATION DISPLAY 1. 2. 3.

4. 5.

All weeds must have been collected within the past 12 months. Each specimen (leaves, flower and/or seed) shall be mounted on pressure sensitive self-adhering transparent plastic sheets. Each specimen shall be properly identified as to botanical and common name. This information and exhibitor’s name, age, and school or parish fastened in the lower right corner of the mount. Exhibit shall include individually mounted specimen displayed in a conventional loose-leaf notebook binder or similar ringed folder. A display will consist of twenty (20) samples of weeds commonly found in Louisiana taken from the given list found on the fair website (www.therapidesparishfair.com) Additional points may be earned by displaying up to ten (10) additional samples found in the given list. Juniors—Under 14 Seniors—14 and over 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $15.00 $14.00 $13.00 $12.00 $11.00

CLASS 4 SEED IDENTIFICATION DISPLAY 1. 2.

All seeds must have been collected within the past 12 months. Each sample of seed must be displayed in a clear 4-8 dram vial with cap. Vials of this description should be available from your local drug store.

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3.

4.

5.

6.

Label each sample with common name as shown in No. 4 below. Names must be printed in ink or typed on a piece of white paper approximately 1/2” x 1 3/4” and taped to the vial with clear tape. A display will consist of thirty (30) samples of crop and weed seed commonly found in Louisiana taken from the following list found on the fair website (www.therapidesparishfair.com) . Additional points may be earned by displaying up to six additional samples also taken from the list. Vials must be displayed in a wooden seed box as described below. This container can be made as follows: a. Drill three rows of ten holes each (11 or 12 each if extra samples are included as described in No. 4 above) in a dressed 1” x 6” board 22” to 26” long. The holes should be 15/16” in diameter. The center of each row should begin 2” from the end of the board and all holes in each row should be centered 2” apart. One row should be located in the middle of the board. The center of the holes in the two outside rows should be located 1” from the edge of the board. b. Nail or glue another piece of 1” x 6” board 22” x 26” long to one side of the piece in which the holes have been drilled. c. Finish your display board with a clear varnish. Displays shall be judged as follows: a. Proper identification ................................................. 50 b. Number of specimen plants (30) ............................. 30 c. Additional samples as described in No. 4 ...............1-6 d. Condition of samples ............................................... 10 e. Neatness of display ................................................. 10 Junior—Under 14 Senior—14 and over 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $15.00 $14.00 $13.00 $12.00 $11.00

— CROPS — Superintendents: Elaine Mathews, Ginger Thiels, Ellen Thiels LSU & Southern Ag Center/LCES Master Gardeners 1st $10.00

2nd $8.00

3rd $7.00

4th $6.00

5th $5.00

6th-10th $4.00

CLASS 5-COTTON COTTON PICKED FROM CURRENT YEAR CROP The exhibit shall consist of 35 bolls, packed in wood containers measuring 18 inches long, 12 inches wide, and 2 inches deep. Exhibits which are not shown in suitable containers of the above dimensions will not be considered in the judging. 1. 4 locks bolls - boys and girls 14 years old and over

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2. 3. 4.

5 locks bolls - boys and girls 14 years old and over 4 locks bolls - boys and girls under 14 years of age CHAMPION - Rosette

CLASS 6-SUGARCANE Three stalks any variety topped in last mature joint and labeled as to variety. Must be home grown in Rapides Parish.

CLASS 7-SWEET POTATOES 1. 2.

Beauregard type (16 potatoes) Any other type (16 potatoes)

CLASS 8- IRISH POTATOES 1. 2.

Any red variety (20 potatoes) Any white variety (20 potatoes)

1. 2.

Ten ears white hybrid Ten ears yellow hybrid

CLASS 9-HYBRID CORN

CLASS 10FRUITS AND VEGETABLES

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13.

1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $5.00 $4.50 $4.00 $3.50 $3.00 Superintendents: Kitty Brister, Chrissy Brister & Margie Hart One (1) pie pumpkin 14. Two (2) eggplants One (1) large pumpkin 15. Six (6) ears of popcorn One (1) cushaw 16. Bunch Mustard Three (3) tomatoes 17. Quart of Peanuts Three (3) bell peppers 18. Six (6) other peppers Three (3) pimento peppers 19. Six (6) Turnips Six (6) carrots 20. Quart of pecans (in shell) Six (6) pods okra 21. Six (6) persimmons 2-inch bunch field peas 22.Three (3) cucumbers 2-inch bunch shallots 23. Three (3) squash 2-inch bunch snap beans 24. Other vegetable not listed Three (3) pears 25. Other fall fruit not listed Six (6) hot peppers

CLASS 11 4-H EGG SHOW RULES 1st $15.00 1.

Superintendent: Emily Winters 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $14.50 $13.00 $12.00 $11.00

Open to all 4-H and FFA youth of Rapides Parish. Eggs must be produced by the exhibitor’s chickens, and can be from all breeds and mixes of chickens.

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2.

3.

4.

Exhibitor may submit one entry in each of the classes. An entry consists of three (3) eggs that should be uniform in color and size. Eggs should be clean, fresh and the shell should be natural (an egg produced within 5 days is optimum). Exhibits must be entered on Wednesday, October 10, 2019; from 2:00 pm until 6:00 pm. Eggs will be displayed until Sunday, October 14, 2019, and will be destroyed at the conclusion of the show. Ribbons will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th place in each class.

EGG CLASSES (Remember, one entry consists of three (3) eggs, and you can have one (1) entry in each class.) Class #1 – Bantam White Egg Class #2 – Bantam Brown Egg Class #3 – Bantam All Other Color (AOC) Egg Class #4 – Standard White Egg Class #5 – Standard Brown Egg Class #6 – Standard All Other Color (AOC) Egg *White classes include only white eggs. *Brown classes include light, medium and dark brown eggs. *All Other Color classes (AOC) include blues, greens, olives, plums, pinks and other pastels. EGG SHOW JUDGING Uniformity – 25 points Proper Size/Shape – 20 points Texture – 20 points Color – 25 points Cleanliness – 10 points *Hint: Eggs should be uniform in color and size!

SECTION N FORESTRY

Superintendent: Robbie Hutchins All exhibits must have been prepared since the State Fair of the preceding year. NO PREVIOUSLY ENTERED EXHIBITS WILL BE ACCEPTED. 2 Exhibitors must mount leaves in a conventional loose leaf notebook binder or similar ringed folder. 3 Exhibits should include only the species from the official "Trees of Louisiana" list produced by the Louisiana Cooperative Extension Service. 4 Mounting of tree leaf collections in a notebook shall be as follows: a. Each specimen shall be dried and individually mounted on 8 1/2" x 11" and displayed in a loose-leaf notebook binder or similar ringed

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folder. Specimens may be mounted on pressure-sensitive, self-adhering transparent plastic sheets or other similar material. Specimens may also be glued to heavy duty paper of light cardboard. b. Junior exhibitors (9 to 13 years of age) should identify the specimen in the lower right hand corner of the display sheet, using the common name only. c. Senior exhibitors (14 to 18 years of age) must put a 2 1/2" x 3" label in the lower right hand corner of the display sheet. The label must contain the scientific name, common name, location collected, date collected and collector's name. d. For large compound leaves, a single leaflet may be used. However, it must be labeled as a leaflet. A description of the identifying characteristics of the leaf must also be included. (i.e., compound leaf, 6 to 12 inches, 7 to 9 leaflets) This information should be put to the left of the label. e. For both regular leaf collections and digital leaf collections, the front cover page of the notebook must have "Tree Leaves of Louisiana" typed or printed on it. The exhibitor's name, address, age, 4-H Club of FFA chapter, and parish must also be typed or printed on this page. f. For both regular leaf collections and digital leaf collections, the notebook must have an index page with the specimen identified by common name. The index should list the specimens in the order in which they appear in the notebook. 6 Judges will subtract two (2) points from the score for each specimen incorrectly identified. 7 More complete and specific instructions for making collections are in the 4-H Forestry books. 8 NEW CATEGORY – Digital leaf collections Exhibitors will create a collection of digital photos that can be used to identify trees. 9 Exhibits should include only the species from the official "Trees of Louisiana" list produced by the Louisiana Cooperative Extension Service. 10 Digital leaf collection format shall be as follows: a. Two to four photos will be provided for each specimen. One will be a close up of an individual leaf. The others can be any other features that help distinguish the species such as the leaf arrangement on a twig, the bark, fruit or flowers, the overall tree form or other distinguishing characteristics. b. Photos should actually be taken by the exhibitor and should be of trees that are growing in Louisiana. c. Each photo should contain a small reference tab with the 2018 Louisiana State Fair logo and the exhibitor’s name (see sample tab below). This can be on a small piece of paper, held by the exhibitor or stuck to the specimen.

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John Doe 2019 d. The two to four photos will be inserted on an 8 1/2” X 11 “ piece of paper. Each photo should have a brief description of what is being shown. (Examples – winged seed, opposite leaves, smooth trunk, etc.) e. Exhibitors under 14 should have the common name at the top center of the page. Exhibitors over 14 years of age should have the common name, scientific name, date collected, and general location of the tree at the top center of the page. f. The entire collection, including the front cover page, index page and specimen pages will be turned in on a CD, as a word document or pdf. The exhibitor will also select and print the cover page and his or her favorite 10 specimen sheets and put them in a 3-ring binder to be used as an exhibit. See 4 (e) and (f) for directions on the cover page and index page. The CD with the entire collection can be put in a sleeve in the binder or attached to the binder. 1st $15.00

2nd 3rd $14.00 $13.00

4th $12.00

5th 6th & Below $11.00 $10.00

For boys and girls 9 and 10 years of age. Must not be 11 years of age as of December 31 of the current year. 1. Collection of forest leaves (25 or more leaves) (poster or binder). 2. Collection of native woods (25 or more woods). Diameter minimum 1/2”, maximum 1”, slope 1 1/2” to center of wood (poster only). 3. Collection of forest fruits (25 or more fruits) (poster only). 4. Collection of winter twigs and buds (25 or more twigs) (poster only). For boys and girls 11-13 years of age. Must not be 14 years of age as of December 31 of the current year. 5. Collection of forest leaves (35 or more leaves) (poster or binder). 6. Collection of native woods (35 or more woods). Diameter minimum of 1/2”, maximum 1”, slope 1 1/2” to center of wood (poster only). 7. Collection of forest fruits (35 or more fruits) (poster only). 8. Collection of winter twigs and buds (35 or more twigs) (poster only). For boys and girls 14 to 18 years of age. Must not be 19 years of age as of December 31 of the current year. 9. Collection of forest tree leaves (50 or more leaves) (binder only).

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10. Collection of native woods (50 or more woods). Diameter minimum 1/2”, maximum 1”, slope 1 1/2” to center of wood (poster only). 11. Collection of forest fruits (50 or more fruits) (poster only). 12. Collection of winter twigs and buds (50 or more twigs) (poster only).

SECTION O

INSECT COLLECTION Superintendent: Sara Martin All insects displayed must have been collected within the past 12 months. 2. Exhibits shall be enclosed in a wooden case 18 inches wide by 24 inches long by 3½ inches deep with a glass top. 3. Each insect specimen shall have a collector’s label showing the place collected (town, city, etc.), the date collected, and the name of the collector. This label shall be centered on the pin ½ inch from the bottom of the case and read from the left side of the specimen. 4. Specimen shall also be labeled as to common name (if specimen has a common name). This label shall be placed beneath the specimen flat on the bottom of the case with the pin through the center and read from the left side of the specimen. 5. Specimens shall be grouped by Orders. 6. Specimens shall be positioned in the case where they will be facing forward when case is horizontal. 7. The name, address, parish, age, 4-H club, or FFA chapter of the exhibitor shall be displayed on the outside of the glass in the lower right-hand corner of the case on a 1” x 3” card. 8. Collections for boys and girls under 14 years of age shall consist of exactly fifty (50) specimens, six of which shall be moths or butterflies which will be judged on the basis of proper mounting and the remainder will be judged on economic importance. 9. Collections for boys and girls 14 years of age and older shall consist of exactly 75 specimens, 10 of which shall be moths or butterflies which will be judged on the basis of proper mounting and the remainder will be judged on economic importance. 10. Exhibits shall be judged as follows: Proper identification as to Order ......................... 1 each Orders represented ........................................... .3 each Proper identification as to common name ........... 1 each Economic importance to specimens ................... 2 each Condition of specimen ......................................... 1 each Proper mounting ................................................. 1 each Proper labeling .................................................. 1 each Butterflies and moths properly mounted ............ 2 each Neatness and arrangement ...................................... 20 Correctness in size of case .......................................20 1.

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1st $15.00 1. 2. 3.

4.

2nd 3rd $14.00 $13.00

4th $12.00

5th $11.00

6th-10th $10.00

Boys under 14 years of age as of December 31 of current year. Girls under 14 years of age as of December 31 of current year. Boys and girls 14 years of age & older as of December 31 of current year. 1st 2nd 3rd 4th-10th $10.00 $9.00 $8.00 $7.00 Boys and girls under 14 years of age as of December 31 of current year. ALL OTHER INSECT COLLECTIONS.

SECTION P PHOTOGRAPHY

1. 2. 3. 4.

5. 6. 7. 8.

Superintendents: Beth Carmouche, Lisa Collins, Donna Brister, Shannon Harris 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $6.00 $5.00 $4.00 $3.50 $3.00 All photographs must not have previously been entered in the Rapides Fair. PHOTO SIZE: All photos must be cut to 8”x10” in size. If not 8”x10”, photo will not qualify for State Fair. DO NOT MOUNT OR FRAME PHOTO. No mats or frame will be allowed. All pictures MUST be original and taken by the exhibitor. Any picture in which the exhibitor appears MUST be explained on back of the print (Written lightly in pencil) giving the technique used. Photos must be placed in a protective photo sleeve. Failure to follow the above rules and regulations will disqualify the entry. Juniors and Seniors will compete for overall Champion and Reserve Champion in selected categories. Only (1) photo per category

CLASS 1 -DIGITAL PHOTOS ONLY JUNIOR - UNDER 14 Color Prints: 1. Building 2. People* 3. Animal* 4. Plants

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Monochrome Prints: 7. People* 8. Animal* 9. Other*


5. Landscape 6. Other* Champion—Color Prints Champion—Monochrome Prints

CLASS 2- DIGITAL PHOTOS ONLY SENIOR - OVER 14 Color Prints: 1. Building 2. People* 3. Animal* 4. Architectural Elements 5. Other*

Monochrome Prints: 6. Building 7. Landscape 8. Plants 9. People* 10. Animal* 11. Other*

Champion—Color Prints Champion—Monochrome Prints

SECTION Q HANDICRAFT Superintendents: Gerry Phillips, Theresa Terrell, Tish Soileau, Donna Fontenot, Amy Cedars Asst. Supt: Karli Lewis

CLASS 1 JUNIOR - UNDER 14 YEARS OF AGE

1. 2.

3.

1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $6.00 $5.00 $4.00 $3.00 $2.00 All items must be made by the 4-H’er. All drawings, painting, etc. Must be framed; must be ready for hanging with hook/wire attached on back of exhibit. Maximum size 16”x20” including frame. All jewelry MUST be secured on cardboard or cardstock and placed in a quart zipper plastic bag.

*Categories for State Fair 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7.

*Birdhouse –decorative kits (maximum size 18”x18”x18”) *Birdhouse –decorative handcrafted (maximum size 18”x18”x18”) *Birdhouse – functional kits (maximum 18”X18”X18” *Birdhouse – functional handcrafted (maximum 18”x18”x18”) Braiding

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8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21.

Carving - wood, stone, soap, etc. Ceramics, cast - glazed Ceramics, cast - stained Decoupage - functional item Decoupage - wall plaque Fabric Decoration (ages 9-11) - appliqué, embroidery, needlework, etc. *Fabric Decoration (ages 12-13) - appliqué, embroidery, needlework, etc. *Fabric Painting (ages 9-11) - batik, stenciling, acrylics, etc. Fabric Painting (ages 12-13) - batik, stenciling, acrylics, etc. Tie Dying (ages 9-11) Tie Dying (ages 12-13) *Drawings, original (ages 9-11) – pastel or charcoal –see rule 2 *Drawings, original (ages 12-13) – pastel or charcoal – see rule 2 *Graphics, original (ages 9-11) ink, pencil, mixed medium – see rule 2

22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47. 48. 49.

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*Graphics, original (ages 12-13) - ink, pencil, mixed medium – see rule 2 *Jewelry (age 9) - 1 piece or matching set - see rule 3 *Jewelry (ages 10-11) - 1 piece or matching set –see rule 3 *Jewelry (ages 12-13) - 1 piece or matching set - see rule 3 *Jewelry (age 9) necklace – see rule 3 *Jewelry (age 10-119 necklace – see rule 3 *Jewelry (age 12-13) necklace – see rule 3 *Jewelry (age 9) bracelet – see rule 3 *Jewelry (age10-11) bracelet – see rule 3 *Jewelry (age 12-13) bracelet – see rule 3 *Jewelry (age 9) earring – see rule 3 *Jewelry (age 10-11) earring – see rule 3 *Jewelry (age11-12) earring – see rule 3 Handcrafted keychain (age 9) Handcrafted Keychain (ages 10-11) Handcrafted Keychain (ages 12-13) *Mosaic – maximum size 18”x18”x18” *Decorative Painting - on functional *Paintings, original (ages 9-11) - acrylic or mixed *Paintings, original (ages 12-13) - acrylic or mixed**Paintings, original – oil *Paintings, original (ages 9-11) - watercolor *Paintings, original (ages 12-13) – watercolor *Mask creation (any occasion) *Duct Tape Art (no larger than 18 inches) *Duct Tape Useable/Wearable Item *Art from recycled materials -no larger than 18”x18” *Useable recycled items – maximum size 18”x18” *Mixed media art board -maximum size including frame 16”x20”


50. 51. 52. 53. 54. 55. 56. 57. 58. 59. 60. 61. 62. 63. 64. 65. 66. 67. 68. 69. 70. 71. 72. 73. 74. 75. 76. 77. 78. 79. 80. 81. 82. 83. 84. 85. 86. 87. 88. 89. 90. 91.

*Woodcraft (ages 9-11) - small items only (no larger 18” x 18”)* *Woodcraft (ages 12-13) - small items only (no larger 18” x 18”) *Handmade table lamp – maximum size 24” high Handmade stamp art cards (set of 4) *Sculpture *Leathercraft *Decorative Magnet (age 9) *Decorative Magnet (ages 10-11) *Decorative Magnet (ages 12-13) Handcrafted Keychain (age 9) Papercraft Beadwork Handmade hair accessory Weaving Scrapbook (contents and cover) Hand-shaped pottery Potter’s wheel pottery String art Metal Work - tooling, etching, etc. Paper Maché - item must be hand-crafted, not purchased Plaster Item - made with a mold Rubbing - must be matted or framed Woodburning Door Decoration (ages 9-11) Door Decoration (ages 12-13) Christmas Tree Ornaments (set of 2 matching items) Collection - include paragraph explaining facts about collection Handmade Developmental Toy – include paragraph on how to use toy Foil Antiquing Handmade Flowers (in appropriate container) Christmas Decoration (ages 9-11) - not a wreath Christmas Decoration (ages 12-13) - not a wreath Other Holiday Decoration (ages 9-11) - not a wreath Other Holiday Decoration (ages 12-13) - not a wreath Christmas Wreath (ages 9-11) Christmas Wreath (ages 12-13) Other Holiday Wreath (ages 9-11) Other Holiday Wreath (ages 12-13) Stenciled Item Glass craft - etching, stained, etc. Clay Sculpture—small size only (no larger than 12 inches) Art from recycled materials (no larger than 18” x 18”)*

CLASS 2 SENIOR - AGES 14 YEARS AND OVER 92.

*Birdhouse -decorative (no larger than 18” x 18”)

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*Birdhouse - functional (no larger than 18” x 18”) *Original drawings – Pastel, charcoal – see rule 2 *Original paintings – Oil –see rule 2 *Original paintings – Acrylic mixed –see rule 2 *Original paintings – Watercolor –see rule 2 *Original drawings – pen and ink or mixed medium – see rule 2 *Painting decorative - on functional object (maximum size 18”x18” 100. * Fabric Decoration - appliqué, embroidery, needlework, etc. 101. *Jewelry – set - see rule 3 102. *Jewelry – necklace –see rule 3 103. *Jewelry – bracelet – see rule 3 104. *Jewelry – earrings – see rule 3 105. *Woodcraft - small items only (no larger than 18” x 18”) 106. *Duct Tape Art (no larger than 18” x 18”) 107. *Duct tape useable/wearable items 108. *Art from recycled materials (no larger than 18” x 18”) 109. *Useable recycled materials (no larger than 18” x18”) 110. *Mask creation (any occasion) 111. Handmade stamp art cards (set of 4) 112. *Mixed media art board – see rule 2 113. *Sculpture 114. Braiding 115. Carving - wood, stone, soap, etc. 116. Ceramics, cast - glazed 117. Ceramics, cast - stained 118. Decoupage - functional item 119. Decoupage - wall plaque 120. Fabric Painting - batik, stenciling, acrylics, etc. 121. Tie Dying 122. *Leathercraft 123. *Decorative Magnet 124. Handcrafted Keychain 125. Mosaic 126. Papercraft 127. Beadwork 128. Weaving 129. Scrapbook (contents and cover) 130. Hand-Shaped Pottery 131. Potter’s Wheel Pottery 132. String art 133. Metal Work - tooling, etching, etc. 134. Paper Maché 135. Plaster Item - made with a mold 136. Rubbing - must be matted or framed 137. Woodburning 138. Door Decoration 93. 94. 95. 96. 97. 98. 99.

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139. 140. 141. 142. 143. 144. 145. 146. 147. 148. 149. 150.

Christmas Tree Ornaments (set of 2 matching items) Collection - include paragraph explaining facts about collection Handmade Developmental Toy – include paragraph on how to use toy Foil Antiquing Handmade Flowers (in appropriate container) Christmas Decoration - not a wreath Other Holiday Decoration - not a wreath Christmas Wreath Other Holiday Wreath Stenciled Item Glass craft - etching, stained, etc. Clay Sculpture—small size only (no larger than 12 inches)

SECTION R CLASS 1- CLOTHING Superintendent: Regina Cates; Assist. Supt. Caleb Cates, Racheal Cates All items must be made by the exhibitor using a sewing machine or hand sewing with the exception of premium numbers 26, 27, 28, 48, 49, & 51. *Categories for State Fair

JUNIOR - UNDER 14 1st

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21.

2nd 3rd $6.00 $5.00 $4.00 *Drawstring apron - ages 9-11 *Drawstring apron - ages 12-13 *Other apron - ages 9-11 *Other apron - ages 12-13 *Blouse or shirt *Skirt - ages 9-11 *Skirt - ages 12-13 *Capris *School dress - ages 9-11 *School dress - ages 12-13 *Pillow case dress – ages 9-11 *Pillow case dress – ages 12-13 *Pajama pants *Costume (any season) *Shorts Pants Vest Jumper or sundress Sportswear - complete outfit *Book sack or duffle bag Boy’s garment made by a boy

4th $3.50

5th $3.00

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22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28.

Fabric purse (machine or handmade by 4-H’er) Fabric hat (machine or handmade by 4-H’er) Scarf (machine or handmade by 4-H’er) Decorated footwear (pairs only) Wearable art (hair accessory, pin, etc.) Hair bows Miscellaneous clothing - (Must be a wearable item; hand or machinemade)

SENIOR - 14 AND OVER 1st $6.00 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47. 48. 49. 50. 51.

2nd $5.00

3rd $4.00

4th $3.50

5th $3.00

*Apron *Blouse or shirt *Skirt *Pillow case dress *Pajama pants *Costume (any occasion) *Capris *Shorts *Dress Pants Vest Sports (complete outfit) Boys garment made by a boy Jumper or sundress *Book sack or duffel bag Fabric purse (machine or handmade by 4-H’er) Fabric hat (machine or handmade by 4-H’er) Scarf (machine or handmade by 4-H’er) Decorated footwear (pairs only) Wearable art Crocheted clothing item Hair bows Miscellaneous clothing (not listed above)

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CLASS 2 --HOME IMPROVEMENT Superintendents: Stacy Brouilette, Rachel Peterson, Amy Cedars, Donnie Brister, Crystal Brister 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $6.00 $5.00 $4.00 $3.50 $3.00 

No decorated, ready-made items unless category allows for ready-made items to be used. *Categories for State Fair.

JUNIOR - UNDER 14 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26.

Pot holders (2) or oven mitt (1) Pacemats & napkins (set of 2) or table runner and napkins (2) Pillowcases - set of 2 (made by 4-H’er; no ready-made) Decorated pillowcases, set of 2 (cases may be ready-made) Shoe rack or bag Lap blanket (no larger than 3’ Waste basket (no ready made Handmade pillow without needlework (age 9) *Handmade pillow without needlework (age 10-11) *Handmade pillow without needlework (age 12-13) *Handmade pillow WITH needlework *Bulletin Board (no ready-made) *Desk accessory (pencil holder, bookends, paperweight, 5” x 7” free-standing picture frame, etc.) - age 9 *Desk accessory (pencil holder, bookends, paperweight, 5” x 7” free-standing picture frame, etc.) - ages 10-11 *Desk accessory (pencil holder, bookends, paperweight, 5” x 7” free-standing picture frame, etc.) - ages 12-13 *Door decoration (general) - age 9 *Door decoration (general) - ages 10-11 *Door decoration (general) - ages 12-13 *Door decoration (Christmas) - age 9 *Door decoration (Christmas) - ages 10-11 *Door decoration (Christmas) - ages 12-13 *Latch hook project (rug, wall hanging or pillow) *Rigid wall accessory (plaque, ceramic, clock, mosaic, etc.) - age 9 *Rigid wall accessory (plaque, ceramic, clock, mosaic, etc.) - ages 10-11 *Rigid wall accessory (plaque, ceramic, clock, mosaic, etc.) - ages 12-13 *Storage aid or accessory (laundry bag, magazine holder, shelf, jewelry box, etc.) - age 9 *Storage aid or accessory (laundry bag, magazine holder, shelf, jewelry box, etc.) - ages 10-11

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27. *Storage aid or accessory (laundry bag, magazine holder, shelf, jewelry box, etc.) - ages 12-13 28. *Cross stitch project 29. *Halloween decoration (not a wreath) 30. *Thanksgiving decoration (not a wreath) 31. *Valentine decoration (not a wreath) 32. *Any Patriotic decoration (not a wreath) 33. *Any other Religious Holiday decoration (not a wreath) 34. *Mardi Gras decoration (not a wreath) 35. *Art with embellishments (Maximum 16x20” – may or may not have glass) 36. *Quilted patchwork wall hanging – Maximum 30xx30” must be ready to hand with sleeve pocket, café curtain rings, etc) 37. *Mixed media paper wreath 38. *Flower arrangement of paper handcrafted flowers in a vase (Maximum, 18”h x18”w) 39. Table accessory (lamp, vase, sculpture, etc.) - age 9 40. Table accessory (lamp, vase, sculpture, etc.) -ages 10-11 41. Table accessory (lamp, vase, sculpture, etc.) -ages 12-13 42. Creative “soft” wall hanging (no latchhook, needlework, or cross stitch) 43. Bed accessory (no pillows) - stuffed animal, doll, blanket, etc. 44. Framed original picture - (no photographs) 45. Terrarium 46. Plastic canvas item 47. Homemade soap 48. Homemade candle - age 9 49. Homemade candle - ages 10-11 50. Homemade candle - ages 12-13 51. Suncatcher - age 9 52. Suncatcher - ages 10-11 53. Suncatcher - ages 12-13 54. Miscellaneous home improvement item (not fitting any other category)

HOME IMPROVEMENT SENIOR - 14 AND OVER 55. 56. 57. 58. 59. 60. 61. 62.

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*Categories for State Fair Pot holders (2) or oven mitt (1) Placemats and napkins (set of 2) or table runner and napkins (2) Pillowcases - set of 2 (made by 4-H’er, no ready-made) Decorated pillowcases, set of 2 (cases may be ready-made Lap blanket No larger than 3’x4’ Shoe rack or bag Bulletin Board (no ready-made) Waste basket (no ready-made)


63. Bed accessory (no pillows) - stuffed animal, doll, blanket, etc. 64. *Handmade accent pillow 65. *Desk accessory (pencil holder, bookends, paperweight, 5” x 7” free-standing picture frame, etc.)* 66. *Door decoration (general) 67. Door decoration (Christimas) 68. *Quilted patchwork wall hanging – hand quilt maximum 20’x20’ 69. *Latch hook (rug, wall hanging or pillow) 70. *Holiday decoration for house interior 71. *Holiday decoration for a Christmas tree 72. *Halloween decoration (not a wreath) 73. *Thanksgiving decoration (not a wreath) 74. * Valentine decoration (not a wreath) 52. * Easter decoration (not a wreath) 75. *Any patriotic decoration (not a wreath) 76. *St. Patrick’s Day decoration (not a wreath) 77. * Mardi Gras decoration (not a wreath) 78. *Any other religious holiday decoration 79. *Storage aid or accessory (laundry bag, magazine holder, shelf, jewelry box, etc.)* 80. *Cross stitch project 81. *Mixed media paper wreath 82. *Art with embellishments (maximum 16”x20” framed – may or may not have glass) 83. *Framed original drawing or painting (must be ready to hang) 84. *Flower arrangement of paper handcrafted flowers in a vase (maximum 20”x20”) 85. Table accessory (lamp, vase, sculpture, etc.) 86. Creative “soft” wall hanging (no latch hook, needlework, or cross stitch) 87. Rigid wall accessory (plaque, ceramic, clock, mosaic, etc.) 88. Terrarium 89. Plastic canvas item 90. Homemade candle 91. Suncatcher 92. Homemade soap 93. Miscellaneous home improvement item (not fitting any other category)

CLASS 3-9- FOOD PRESERVATION Superintendents: Beth Poe

1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $6.00 $5.00 $4.00 $3.50 $3.00 All canned foods must be in standard canning jars. All other jars will be disqualified.

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Unsealed items will be disqualified Entry must fit the category. Youth canned goods do not advance to State Fair. 12 oz. jars will not be accepted for competition.

CLASS 3 CANNED FRUITS AND VEGETABLES JUNIOR – UNDER 14 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16.

Quart or pint green beans Pint peas (crowder, purple hull, cream, etc.) Quart or pint tomatoes Quart or pint vegetable soup mix Quart blackberries, dewberries or boysenberries Quart peaches (halves) Quart pears (halves) Quart pears (sliced) Quart blueberries Quart tomato juice Quart plum juice Quart muscadine juice Quart crabapple juice Quart blueberry juice Quart blackberry, dewberry or boysenberry juice Quart mayhaw juice

CLASS 4 JELLIES, JAMS AND PRESERVES JUNIOR – UNDER 14 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29.

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Pint or half-pint apple jelly Pint or half pint blackberry, boysenberry or dewberry jelly Pint or half pint blueberry jelly Pint or half pint mayhaw jelly Pint or half pint muscadine jelly Pint or half pint grape jelly Pint or half pint other jelly Pint or half pint crabapple jelly Pint or half pint plum jelly Pint or half-pint blackberry, boysenberry, dewberry jam Pint or half pint blueberry jam Pint or half pint plum jam Pint or half pint strawberry jam


30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37.

Pint or half pint strawberry fig jam Pint or half pint any other jam (name fruit used) Pint or half pint fig preserves Pint or half pint pear preserves Pint or half pint peach preserves Pint or half pint dewberry or blackberry preserves Pint or half pint any other preserves Pint or half pint strawberry preserves

CLASS 5 PICKLES AND RELISHES JUNIOR – UNDER 14 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47.

Pint sweet cucumber pickles - lime treated (cut) Quart cucumber pickles (dill) (whole) Pint bread and butter pickles (cucumber) Pint bread and butter pickles (squash) Pint squash pickles Pint other vegetable pickles Pint pickled okra Pint chow chow Pint salsa Pint pickled beets (sliced)

CLASS 6 FRUITS AND VEGETABLES SENIOR – 14 AND OVER 48. 49. 50. 51. 52. 53. 54. 55. 56. 57.

Quart or pint green beans Pint peas (crowder, purple hull, cream, etc.) Pint greens Quart or pint tomatoes Quart or pint vegetable soup mix Quart dewberries, blackberries or boysenberries Quart pears (halves) Quart pears (sliced) Quart peaches (halves) Quart blueberries

CLASS 7- CANNED JUICES SENIOR – 14 AND OVER 58. Quart tomato juice 59. Quart blackberry, or dewberry juice

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Quart grape juice Quart plum juice Quart mayhaw juice Quart blueberry juice Quart muscadine juice Quart other juice

CLASS 8 -PICKLES AND RELISHES SENIOR – 14 AND OVER 66. 67. 68. 69. 70. 71. 72. 73. 74. 75. 76. 77. 78.

Pint chow chow Pint salsa Pint pickled okra Pint sweet cucumber pickles - lime treated (sliced) Pint other vegetable pickles Quart cucumber pickles (dill) Pint green tomato pickles Pint pear relish Pint squash pickles Pint bread and butter pickles (cucumber) Pint bread and butter pickles (squash) Pint or quart fruit pickles (any fruit) Pint pickled beets (sliced)

CLASS 9 PRESERVES, JAMS AND JELLIES SENIORS– 14 AND OVER 79. 80. 81. 82. 83. 84. 85. 86. 87. 88. 89. 90. 91. 92. 93.

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Pint or half pint fig preserves Pint or half pint pear preserves Pint or half pint strawberry preserves Pint or half pint peach preserves Pint or half pint dewberry or blackberry preserves Pint or half pint other preserves (name fruit) Pint or half pint blackberry, boysenberry or dewberry jam Pint or half pint strawberry jam Pint or half pint blueberry jam Pint or half pint plum jam Pint or half pint peach jam Pint or half pint strawberry fig jam Pint or half pint any other jam Pint or half pint apple jelly Pint or half pint blackberry, boysenberry or dewberry jelly


94. Pint or half pint blueberry jelly 95. Pint or half pint plum jelly 96. Pint or half pint mayhaw jelly 97. Pint or half pint muscadine jelly 98. Pint or half pint grape jelly 99. Pint or half pint other jelly (name fruit) 100. Pint or half pint crabapple jelly

CLASS 10 BAKING Assistant Superintendents: Mattie Cedars, Gracie Walker & Trevion King

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1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $6.00 $5.00 $4.00 $3.50 $3.00 All baked goods should be cooked or baked thoroughly with the exception of No-Bake cookies. Cookies, brownies, candies, etc., should be placed on a paper plate and then in a zip-type storage bag. The fair tag should be taped to the outside of the bag. Cakes should be exhibited uncut; please use disposable cake platters and cover the cake. All items should be made by the 4-H’er. Items not picked up by 5:00 p.m Friday, October 12th will be discarded. All entries must be items that require no refrigeration.

BAKING -JUNIOR – UNDER 14 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17.

Drop cookies – chocolate chip (6) - age 9 Drop cookies – sugar (6) - age 9 Drop cookies – chocolate chip (6) - ages 10-11 Drop cookies – sugar (6) - ages 10-11 Drop cookies – other flavor (6) - ages 10-11 Drop cookies – sugar (6) - ages 12-13 Drop cookies – chocolate chip (6) - ages 12-13 Drop cookies – other flavor (6) - ages 12-13 “No-Bake” Cookies (6) - cookies not baked but otherwise cooked Rolled cookies, any flavor (6) - made with a cookie cutter Bar cookies (6) Iced Cupcakes (3) - age 9 Iced Cupcakes (3) - ages 10-11 Iced Cupcakes (3) - ages 12-13 Brownies (6) - age 9 Brownies (6) - ages 10-11 Brownies (6) - ages12-13

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Chocolate fudge (6 pieces) Candy (6 pieces) Loaf quick bread (whole loaf) Un-iced pound cake (whole cake) Iced or glazed pound cake (whole cake) Iced layer cake (white or yellow, whole cake) Iced layer cake (chocolate, whole cake) Iced sheet cake Gingerbread (6 pieces) Decorated Cake (*judged on decoration only). Size limited to no more than 24 inches long. *Cake must be hand-decorated by 4-H member.

BAKING SENIOR – 14 AND OVER 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47. 48.

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Drop cookies – any flavor (6) Rolled cookies -- any flavor (6) - cut with cookie cutter Bar cookies, any flavor (6) No-bake cookies, any flavor (6) - not baked in oven, but cooked otherwise Chocolate Fudge (6 pieces) Pralines (6 pieces) Other homemade candy (6 pieces) Brownies (6) Iced cupcakes (3) Loaf quick bread (entire loaf) Un-iced pound cake (whole cake) Iced or glazed pound cake (whole cake) Iced layer cake (white or yellow, whole cake) Iced layer cake (chocolate, whole cake) Other iced cake (whole cake) Iced sheet cake German chocolate cake (whole cake) Gingerbread (6 pieces) Sweet rolls (yeast) (3 rolls) Yeast rolls (3 rolls) Decorated Cake (*judged on decoration only). Size limited to no more than 24 inches long. *Cake must be hand-decorated by 4-H member.


SECTION S Please obtain all instructions, entry forms, and tags from the Rapides Extension Office, 300 Grady Britt Drive, Alexandria, 767-3968.

SPECIAL SCHOOL DIVISION RULES AND REGULATIONS 1.

2. 3. 4. 5. 6.

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21.

All classes of this division are open for competition to those students enrolled in Special Ed Classes in the Rapides Parish School System and Louisiana Special Education Center. Only 2019 products may be exhibited in all classes. Each exhibitor may enter only one article in each premium number, with a maximum of 12 items. Items will be placed 1st - 5th in each category. THERE WILL BE NO TIES. Exhibit numbers, tags, and additional information will be available at the 4-H Office by September 1, 2019. Exhibits are to be entered on Tuesday, October 9, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. All exhibits must be picked up on Sunday, October 13, 2019, from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Any articles not claimed after this time will be discarded on Monday, October 14. . 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $4.00 $3.50 $3.00 $2.50 $2.00 Basketry Beadwork Birdhouse (decorative) Bulletin Board Christmas tree ornaments Christmas wreath Other holiday wreath Christmas decoration (not a wreath) Other holiday decoration (not a wreath) Creative wall hanging Candle Ceramics –cast (glazed or underglazed) Ceramics – cast (stain) Ceramics – handcrafted Decoupage Drawing - original Door decoration (not a wreath, Christmas) Door decoration (not a wreath, general) Decorative keychain Decorative magnet Decorative pillow

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Dried flower arrangement Door knob hanger Decorative storage container Handmade flowers Hair accessory Handprint art (turkey, etc) Handmade musical instrument Egg carton art Glass craft Graphics (ink, pencil, other) Jewelry (1 piece) Mosaics MacramÊ Metal work Rubber stamp creation Rigid wall accessory Paper craft Placemat Pinecone art Pencil holder Pot holder Popsicle stick creation Paper mache Painting (decorative on a functional object) Painting (watercolor) Plaster item (made from a mold) Stenciled item String art Sun catcher Stained glass Sand art Sponge painting Tie-dyed- t-shirt Tie-dyed – other Woodcraft Weaving Woodburning


SECTION T OPEN JUNIOR BEEF BREEDING SHOW Superintendents: Peggy Williams and Tunk Andries

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12TH @ 10:00 AM — RULES AND REGULATIONS — 1.

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All classes of this division are open to Youth exhibitors from Allen, Avoyelles, Beauregard, Catahoula, Concordia, Evangeline, Grant, LaSalle, Natchitoches, Pointe Coupee, Rapides, Sabine, St. Landry, Vernon, West Feliciana and Winn Parishes. Exhibitors in other parishes will be notified after the entry deadline date, provided that barn space is available. Exhibitors must be under 20 years of age as of January 1, 2019, to be eligible to participate in the show. Animals may enter the barn beginning at 12:00 noon on Thursday, October 10th and must be in the barn by 12:00 noon on Friday, October 12th All cattle must remain in the barn until 7:00 a.m. on Sunday, October 13. All animals must be registered with their respective breed associations, and transferred to the name of the Youth exhibitor, by the entry deadline, October 1, 2019 to be eligible to participate in the Youth Open Junior Beef Breeding Show. Exhibitors will be limited to one (1) animal per class. All exhibitors are required to furnish water and feed troughs, feed and hay. Exhibitors will be responsible for care of their animals, cleaning stalls and aisles during fair. Premium checks will be mailed to exhibitors following the show. Exhibitors who leave prior to the release time will forfeit all premium money. All Bulls MUST be shown with nose leads. Exhibitors are required to show their own animal. 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $25.00 $22.50 $20.00 $17.50 $15.00 INDIVIDUAL BREED CLASSES WILL BE FORMED WITH FIVE (5) OR MORE ENTRIES PER BREED.

The following classifications will be used for all breeds in the Open Junior Beef Breeding Show. 1. PROSPECT HEIFER, MAY 1- JUNE 30 2019 2. SPRING HEIFER CALF, calved March 1-April 30, 2019. 3. JUNIOR HEIFER CALF, calved Jan 1-Feb 28, 2019. 4. WINTER HEIFER CALF, calved Nov 1-Dec 31, 2018 5. SENIOR HEIFER CALF, calved Sept 1-Oct 31, 2018. 6. LATE SUMMER YEARLING HEIFER, calved July 1-Aug 31, 2018. 7. Early Summer Yearling Heifer, Calved May 1-June 30, 2018. 8. SPRING YEARLING HEIFER, calved March 1-April 30, 2018. 9. JUNIOR YEARLING HEIFER, calved Jan 1-Feb 28, 2018.

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10. SENIOR YEARLING HEIFER, calved Sept 1-Dec 31, 2017. 11. TWO YEAR OLD HEIFER, calved May 1-Aug 31, 2017. 12. PROSPECT BULL, May1-June 30 2019 13. SPRING BULL CALF, calved March 1-April 30, 2019. 14. JUNIOR BULL CALF, calved Jan 1-Feb 28, 2019. 15. WINTER BULL CALF, calved Nov 1-Dec 31, 2018. 16. SENIOR BULL CALF, calved Sep 1-Oct 31, 2018. 17. LATER SUMMER YEARLING BULL, calved July 1-Aug 31, 2018 18. EARLY SUMMER YEARLING BULL, calved May 1-June 30, 2018. 19. SPRING YEARLING BULL, calved March 1-April 30, 2018. 20. JUNIOR YEARLING BULL, calved Jan 1-Feb 28, 2018. 21. SENIOR YEARLING BULL, calved Sept 1-Dec 31, 2017. 22. TWO YEAR OLD BULL, calved May 1-Aug 31, 2017. 23. CHAMPION FEMALE - Rosette - Trophy 24. RESERVE CHAMPION FEMALE - Rosette 25. CHAMPION BULL - Rosette - Trophy 26. RESERVE CHAMPION BULL – Rosette RESERVE SUPREME GRAND CHAMPION FEMALE - $75 – Rosette 27. SUPREME GRAND CHAMPION BULL - $100 – Rosette 28. RESERVE SUPREME GRAND CHAMPION BULL - $75 – Rosette

— COMMERCIAL HEIFER DIVISION — 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8.

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This division is subject to the General Rules and Regulations in addition to these Division Rules. Any Crossbred/Grade Heifer is eligible to enter the Commercial Heifer Division. Official weigh-in will be at check-in. Commercial Heifers will show by weight with no top. The Heifer must have a tag in ear when she comes to the show in October. Heifers must check-in and be tied in place at specified time and date on Schedule of Events. Each exhibitor will be allowed to weigh in three Heifers at tag in and will be allowed to show three of the Heifers at the show. Commercial Heifers to be judged as shown on soundness, quality, conformation and their usefulness as replacement heifers. Each exhibitor must be able to show their Heifers unassisted. Heifers will be shown at halter. Clipping of the head, belly and dewlap is all that is allowed. NO GROOMING AIDS EXCEPT SOAP AND WATER MAY BE USED ON SHOW DAY. (For example, no tail balls, no hoof paint, no adhesives, no show sheen, no shaving cream, etc.). Hair must be brushed down. Number of classes will be determined by the Commercial Heifer Committee based on the number of Heifers exhibited.


10. The Commercial Heifer Show will be split between Brahman Influence and Non-Brahman Influence. 11. Must be polled or dehorned. 12. Minimum weight for Commercial Heifers will be 400 lbs. with no maximum weight limit. 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $25.00 $22.50 $20.00 $17.50 $15.00 Champion – Rosette

SHOWMANSHIP 1. 2.

All contestants must use their own animals. In all classes, the age of the contestant is computed as of January 1, 2018. 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $15.00 $12.50 $10.00 $7.50 $5.00

CLASSES: 1. 15 years of age and over 2. 13-14 years of age 3. 11-12 years of age 4. 10 years of age and under

SECTION U OPEN DAIRY SHOW Superintendents: Jane Beard Youth Division Rules and Regulations apply to this section.

CLASS 1-4 -DAIRY BREEDING DIVISION 1st $25.00

2nd $22.50

3rd 4th $20.00 $17.50

5th $15.00

The show order for Youth Dairy is as follows: 1. Holstein 3. Guernsey 2. Jersey 4. Other Pure Breeds The following classifications will be used for all Dairy breeds: 1. JUNIOR CALF, calved March 1-May 30, 2019. 2. INTERMEDIATE CALF, calved Dec. 1, 2018-Feb. 28, 2019. 3. SENIOR CALF, calved Sept. 1-Nov. 30, 2018. 4. INTERMEDIATE JUNIOR YEARLING, calved June 1-Aug. 31, 2018. 5. JUNIOR YEARLING, calved March 1-May 31, 2018. 6. INTERMEDIATE SENIOR YEARLING, calved Dec. 1, 2017- Feb. 28, 2018. 7. SENIOR YEARLING, calved Sept. 1-Nov. 30, 2017. 8. JUNIOR 2-YEAR OLD COW, calved March 1-Aug. 31, 2017.

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SENIOR 2-YEAR OLD COW, calved Sept. 1, 2016-Feb. 28, 2017. 3-YEAR OLD COW, calved Sept. 1, 2015-Aug. 31, 2016. 4-YEAR OLD COW, calved Sept. 1, 2014-Aug. 31, 2015. AGED COW, born before Sept. 1, 2014.

SECTION V OPEN POULTRY Superintendent: Randy Turner Assistant Superintendent: Jim Brownlee, Elizabeth Brownlee NOTICE: HEALTH REGULATIONS FOR POULTRY The Louisiana Livestock Sanitary Board has the following regulation – Regulation 11768 Admittance of Louisiana Poultry to Fairs, Livestock Shows and Poultry Shows which states: All poultry going to Louisiana fairs, livestock shows and poultry shows shall be accompanied by a VS Form 9-2 indicating the flock of origin is under the National Poultry Improvement Plan and is free of Salmonella gallinarum (thyphoid). If the flock of origin is not under the National Poultry Improvement Plan, the birds of breeding age must be accompanied by VS Form 9-2 health certificate or Certificate of Veterinary Inspection indicating the birds were tested negative for pullorum/thyphoid within 90 days prior to admittance to the fair.

— RULES AND REGULATIONS — No mixed breed chickens will be allowed. 5. Exhibitors will have no limit. 6. Birds will be judged by the American Standard of Poultry Perfection (not in comparison), which requires purebred breeds only and no crosses. 7. No exhibit other than that in good health and in good condition will be received in the show. 8. Those exhibiting poultry will do so at their own risk. The poultry will be given special care and attention and precaution will be taken to return the birds in good shape to owner. 9. Birds may be entered as cockerels, pullets, cocks and hens. 10. Rapides Poultry Club Open Show birds will be entered Friday, October 11, 2019, from 1:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. 11. Official release time for all birds is Sunday, October 13, 2019, at 7:00 a.m. The Rapides Parish Fair Association is not responsible for animals left after 12:00 noon. . 12. All 4-H birds will automatically be entered in the Open Poultry Show. 13. All birds must be tested for the thyphoid/pullorum. To get your birds tested please call the 4-H Office at (318) 767-3968 to set up an appointment. 14. No birds over 2 years old will be allowed to show. 15. All birds must be tested in order to show. 16. Judging as follows:

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Premium paid: SINGLE: 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $5.00 $4.50 $4.00 $3.50 $3.00 CLASSES: Poultry classes of cockerels, pullets, cocks and hens will include classes accepted by American Standard of Perfection. Champion Standard - Rosette + Plaque Res. Champion Standard - Rosette Champion Bantam - Rosette + Plaque Res. Champion Bantam - Rosette Champion Duck - Rosette + Plaque Res. Champion Duck - Rosette Best of Show - Rosette + Plaque

SECTION W OPEN JUNIOR GOAT SHOW – MARKET & BREEDING DOES SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12th 10:00 AM Superintendents: Tunk Andries, Terry Washington

— RULES AND REGULATIONS — 1.

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5.

All classes of this division are open to Youth exhibitors from Allen, Avoyelles, Beauregard, Catahoula, Concordia, Evangeline, Grant, LaSalle, Natchitoches, Pointe Coupee, Rapides, Sabine, St. Landry, Vernon, West Feliciana, and Winn Parishes.  Exhibitors in other parishes will be notified after the entry deadline date, provided that barn space is available. Exhibitors must be under 20 years of age as of January 1, 2019, to be eligible to participate in the show. Animals may enter the barn beginning at 12:00 noon on Thursday, October 10th, and must be in the barn by 12:00 noon on Friday, October 11th. All goats must remain in the barn until 7:00 a.m. on Sunday, October 13th. All animals must be registered with their respective breed associations, and transferred to the name of the youth exhibitor, by the entry deadline, October 1, 2019, to be eligible to participate in the Youth Open Goat Breeding Show. Exhibitors will be limited to one (1) animal per class. (Exception: Market Class) (Market limited to three (3) total entries.)

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All exhibitors are required to furnish water and feed troughs, feed and hay. Exhibitors will be responsible for care of their animals, cleaning stalls and aisles during fair. All animals must be tied in their assigned space from 10:00 a.m.— 9:00 p.m. each day (except for grooming and exhibiting). Exhibitors violating this rule will forfeit premium money. Premium checks will be mailed to exhibitors following the show. Exhibitors who leave prior to the release time will forfeit all premium money. Exhibitors are required to show their own animal. 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $20.00 $17.50 $15.00 $12.50 $10.00

MARKET GOATS 1. 2. 3.

4. 5. 6. 7.

All goats must be dehorned. Wether or doe goats are eligible to show. All goats will be weighed individually and classified into divisions. Goats eligible to show must be a minimum of 45 pounds. There is no maximum weight. All goats must be slick sheared within 7 days prior to the show. Market Goats must be dehorned, polled, or disbudded. Any scurs or horn structures must be blunted and not exceed one inch in length. Champion Market Goat will receive $100. Reserve Champion Market Goat will get $50.

COMMERCIAL DOE SHOW 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7.

Spring doeling (Must have no visible evidence of the emergence of part or all of one or both of the first pair of permanent incisors) Yearling doe (two and four teeth are allowed) Aged Doe (6 teeth and over) Does showing in the Commercial Doe classes cannot be entered or shown in the Market Goat division. All Commercial Does must have an ear tag for identification in the class. Commercial Does can be shown with hair or slick sheared. All Commercial Does may be shown with horns or dehorned.

JUNIOR BREEDING GOAT SHOW 1. 2.

All breeding goats must have registration papers. They may be purebred or percentage does. Any breed having 5 or more will have a class

1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

April 1, 2019 – June 30, 2019 January 1, 2019 – March 31, 2019 July 1, 2018 – December 31, 2018 April 1, 2018 – June 30, 2018 January 1, 2018 – March 31, 2018

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July 1, 2017 – December 31, 2017 July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017 Born June 30, 2016 and older Grand Champion Female – Rosette and Trophy Reserve Grand Champion Female – Rosette Buck, born April 1, 2019 – June 30, 2019 Buck, born January 1, 2019 – March 31, 2019 Buck, born July 1, 2018 – December 31, 2018 Grand Champion Buck – Rosette and Trophy Reserve Champion Buck - Rosette

SHOWMANSHIP 1. 2.

All contestants must use their own animals. In all classes, the age of the contestant is computed as of January 1, 2019. 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $15.00 $12.50 $10.00 $7.50 $5.00 CLASSES: 1. 15 years of age and older 2. 13-14 years of age 3. 11-12 years of age 4. 10 years of age and under

SECTION X OPEN RABBIT SHOW SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2019 @ 8:30am Superintendent: Joel Petrus 1.

Open to all exhibitors.

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For more information, contact: Collette Waters @ 337-663-1428 or colletetewaters@hotmail.com , or visit the website: http://clrba.weebly.com

SECTION Y OPEN PIGEON SHOW SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2019 – 9:00 AM For rules, registration forms, and more information please contact Southern Pigeon Club at southernpigeon@gmail.com or call Brad Stuckey at (318) 729-8693.

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SECTION Z SPECIAL CONTESTS PUMPKIN DECORATING CONTEST 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th $15.00 $14.00 $13.00 $12.00 $11.00 General Rules: 1. This contest is open to any Kindergarten through 12 th grade student in any school in the Rapides Parish School System and the parochial school system within Rapides Parish. Accredited private schools may also take part in this contest. 2. The exhibitor may enter one (1) entry in the contest. One entry in defined as ONE decorated pumpkin. 3. NO carving of pumpkins is allowed. No artificial pumpkins may be used. The pumpkin cannot be a miniature pumpkin in size. 4. All pumpkins must be decorated without any cutting made to the pumpkin. All decorating must be completed prior to arrival at the Fair. 5. Completed pumpkins must be brought to the Fair’s Exhibit Building between the hours of 11:00am and 6:00pm p.m. on Tuesday, October 9th. The pumpkins will remain on display the duration of the Fair. 6. Pumpkins must be picked up on Sunday, October 14th between the hours of 2:00 and 4:00 p.m. Pumpkins cannot be picked up at any other time. Any pumpkins remaining on the premises after 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 14th will be discarded. 7. Categories for judging include: 1. Scariest 3. Movie Character 2. Funniest 4. School Mascot

COMPACT TRACTOR CONTEST WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2019 The Compact Tractor Contest will be held Wednesday, October 10, at 4:00 p.m. during the Rapides Parish Fair.  Compact Tractor requires contestants to drive a riding mower through an obstacle course. Any 4-H member may participate.  Contestants will be judged on safety, driving ability, safety inspections, and possibly parts identification. Course instructions are available at the 4-H office. **All equipment will be provided for these contests.

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BUNNY COSTUME CONTEST SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2019 @ 12:00 NOON 1. 2.

Open to 4-H and Open Rabbit exhibitors. Dress rabbit in the best costume you can think of! Central Louisiana Rabbit Breeders Association is sponsors of this contest.

PRETTY COW CONTEST SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2019 @ 6:00 PM — RULES AND PREMIUMS — 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6.

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Any beef or dairy animal entered in the 2019 Rapides Fair is eligible for the contest 4-H/FFA member does not have to own the cow that is entered in the pretty cow contest. Exhibitor must be able to control animal. If they cannot control animal, they will be disqualified and asked to leave the ring. All animals must have current health papers. All animals must have head dress. Contestant must have a description of costume, name of animal, age, breed, weight, color of eyes, and an introduction to be read in the ring when the cow is being introduced. Entries are to be made to Peggy Williams by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 12, 2019. 1st Place — $50.00, 2nd Place — $30.00, 3rd Place — $20.00

ROOSTER CROWING CONTEST SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2019 @ 6:00 PM Superintendents: Elizabeth Brownlee 1. 2. 3.

Open to Adults and Children. Will have to crow like a rooster. Children: 7-10 15-18 11-14 Adults 19 & up Trophy awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.

BEST DRESSED CHICKEN CONTEST SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2019 @ 6:00 PM Superintendents: Elizabeth Brownlee 1. Open to all 4-H and FFA members. 2. Must have poultry in the 4-H show. 3. Dress the bird in the best costume you can think up! 4. Will have 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places. 5. Must use a chicken that is in the 4-H Poultry Show. 1st Place — $20.00, 2nd Place — $15.00, 3rd Place — $10.00

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