LIVESTOCK COUNCILLOR – John Mok

Sponsored by: Trukai_Logo

SECTION 1 – CATTLE

Judge – Don Hurrell (Stud Braham Breeder, Gympie, Qld, Aus)

Regulations:

  1. Consideration must be given to suitability of the breed for PNG conditions.
  2. Baby beef steers must show no permanent incisors at the time of inspection.
  3. Judging: Fat Cattle – Saturday 8:30am – 10am, Locally Bred Cattle – Saturday 1pm.
  4. All Champions in sections A & B are eligible to compete for the title of Supreme Champion Animal of the Show.
  5. All entries in the Fat cattle Sub Section must be made available to the stewards prior to the show for aging and identification.
  6. Animals paraded in the grand Parade must be under adequate control.
  7. For led cattle, the age will be taken as at 1st October of the year concerned.
  8. Prizes: Ribbons and a cash prize awarded in each class. Winners of the Champion classes will not be awarded points toward the most successful Exhibitor trophy. The Supreme Champion Animal will receive a trophy.

Sub Sections:

  • A- Locally Bred Beef Cattle
  • B- Fat Cattle
  • C- Led Cattle

Sub Sections:

Sub Section A – LOCALLY BRED BEEF CATTLE

3201Bull calf under 12 months
3202Bull 12 - 24 months
3203Bull over 2 years
3204Heifer calf under 12 months
3205Heifers 12 - 24 months
3206Cow over 2 years
3207Cow and one of her progeny
3208Best led animal by a smallholder
3209Best presented animal by smallholder
3210Breeders group (sire & 1 male 1 female progeny bred by exhibitor)
3211Most successful smallholder exhibitor

Sub Section B – FAT CATTLE

32614 Tooth Steer
32622 Tooth Steer
3263Baby Beef Steer
3264Pen of 4 Tooth Steers (3 per pen)
3265Pen of 2 Tooth Steers (3 per pen)

Sub Section C – LED CATTLE

Special prizes for led animals in the grand parade along with the BEST LED ANIMAL by a smallholder in the Grand Parade.


SECTION 2-4 – SHEEP, GOATS and PIGS

There will be no judging of Sheep, Goats and Pigs at this year’s Morobe Show. However there will be a display of animals in the small livestock pavilion near the cattle area.


SECTION 5 – HORSES

Judge – Gordon Uechtritz

Sub Section A – BEST PRESENTED HORSE

This section is for stock and station horses competing in horse and equestrian events over the Show Weekend. Ribbons will be awarded to winners and place getters. Emphasis will be on the grooming and condition of the horses.

Sub Section B – SUPREME LED HORSE

This section is for stock and station horses competing in horse and equestrian events over the Show Weekend. Ribbons will be awarded to winners and place getters. As well as presentation emphasis will be on the alertness, gait, nature and responsive of the horses.