HOOF AND HOOK COMPETITION – LED CATTLE

HOOF AND HOOK COMPETITION
THURSDAY 18th May & FRIDAY 19th May 2017
WINGHAM SHOWGROUND & WINGHAM BEEF EXPORTS

Entry fee is $45.00 per animal for the Hoof and Hook Competition.
Competitors please be “Water Wise” and keep use of water to a minimum when washing animals.

A. HOOF SECTION

Held at Wingham Showground
Judged Thursday 18th May 2017 commencing at 8am

CLASS 1 – LIGHT DOMESTIC: SINGLE LED STEER OR HEIFER
Liveweight: 340-370kg – p8 fat: 4mm – 12mm & Rib fat: 3mm – 8mm

CLASS 2 – MIDDLE DOMESTIC: SINGLE LED STEER OR HEIFER
Liveweight: 371 kg – 440 kg – p8 fat: 5mm – 15mm & Rib fat: 5mm – 10mm

CLASS 3 – HEAVY DOMESTIC: SINGLE LED STEER OR HEIFER
Liveweight: 441 kg- 510 kg – p8 fat: 7mm – 18mm & Rib fat: 6mm – 12mm

CLASS 4 – EXPORT: SINGLE LED STEER OR HEIFER
Liveweight: Greater than 511 kg – p8 fat: 7mm – 22mm & Rib fat: 8mm – 14mm

B. HOOK SECTION

Held at Wingham Beef Exports Pty Ltd
Judged Friday 19th May 2017

CLASS 1A: CARCASS OF CLASS 1
CLASS 2A: CARCASS OF CLASS 2
CLASS 3A: CARCASS OF CLASS 3
CLASS 4A: CARCASS OF CLASS 4

All competitors in this section must be registered with MSA and will receive the MSA premiums if requirements are met. MSA guidelines available via www.msagrading.com.au

MSA HOOK COMPETITION – UNLED CATTLE ONLY

Held at Wingham Beef Exports
Judged Thursday 18th May 2017

All cattle in this unled section will be booked into and must be delivered DIRECTLY to Wingham Beef Exports on Tuesday 16th May 2017 before 6:30pm. Cattle are to be accompanied with a NVD form, MSA form (must be registered) and NLIS tag. Results and presentation held Thursday afternoon before the producers BBQ.
Entry fee: $30 (including GST)

CLASS 5 – LIGHT DOMESTIC: SINGLE UNLED MSA STEER OR HEIFER
Carcase Weight: 150–199kg – p8 fat: 4mm – 12mm & Rib fat: 3mm – 8mm

CLASS 6 – MIDDLE DOMESTIC: SINGLE UNLED MSA STEER OR HEIFER
Carcase Weight: 200–249kg – p8 fat: 5mm – 15mm & Rib fat: 5mm – 10mm

CLASS 7 – HEAVY DOMESTIC: SINGLE UNLED MSA STEER OR HEIFER
Carcase Weight: 250-299kg – p8 fat: 7mm – 18mm & Rib fat: 6mm – 12mm

CLASS 8 – EXPORT: SINGLE UNLED MSA STEER OR HEIFER
Carcase Weight: Greater than 300kg – p8 fat: 7mm – 22mm & Rib fat: 8mm – 14mm

All competitors in this section must be registered with MSA and will receive the MSA premiums if requirements are met.
MSA guidelines available via www.msagrading.com.au.

MAJOR AWARDS

CHAMPION OPEN LED STEER or HEIFER – HOOF
RESERVE CHAMPION OPEN LED STEER OR HEIFER – HOOF
CHAMPION OPEN LED STEER OR HEIFER – HOOK
RESERVE CHAMPION OPEN LED STEER OR HEIFER – HOOK
CHAMPION OPEN UNLED MSA STEER OR HEIFER – HOOK
RESERVE CHAMPION OPEN UNLED MSA STEER OR HEIFER – HOOK
GRAND CHAMPION CARCASS – $250.00

Sponsored by the Mid North Coast Limousin Area Promotion Group

 

Class ribbon winners of class 1, 2, 3, Champion & Reserve Champion led and Champion & Reserve Unled will be auctioned on Thursday at 10.30am registration and 11:00am Auction Start at the Wingham Showground at the completion of the led steer/heifer classes.

Note: Competitors please make sure that you have your completed separate National Vender Declaration Forms for your Led and Unled Cattle.

Led Cattle – To be handed to the Secretary or Chief Cattle Steward upon arrival.
MSA Unled Cattle – To be handed to Wingham Beef Exports staff upon arrival.