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Vegetables & Crops

Vegetables & Field Crops

Here is a complete list of all the areas available for Vegetables, Grains and Grasses and Field Crop classes. Click the link below for a complete copy of only this section of the Fair Book. 

Grains and Grasses- Class G

Sponsored by Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd. & Port Perry Seeds (Jim Rolf)

Chair-    Donald Fisher     (289) 356-6707

All entries to be in to Secretary by Saturday August 18. All exhibits must be in the Arena before 11:30 am Friday August 24th.   
Only one entry per family will be allowed. All exhibits must be the present year’s crop except grain soybeans.

1.       Approx. 4 litres of Soft Red Winter Wheat, named, 2017         10.  9.  8.  7.
2.       Approx. 4 litres of Hard Red Winter Wheat, named, 2017       10.  9.  8.  7.
3.       Approx. 4 litres of Oats, named, 2017                                      10.  9.  8.  7.
4.       Approx. 4 litres of Grain Soybeans, named, 2016                    10.  9.  8.  7.
5.       Sheaf ensilage corn, 10 stalks, variety named                         7.  6.  5.  4.
6.       10 cobs of Grain Corn, variety named                                      12. 10. 8. 6.
7.       Baled Hay, first cutting, 10” slice or equivalent                         12. 10. 8. 6.  Sponsored by Bob Swain
8.       Baled Hay, second cutting, 10” slice or equivalent                  12. 10. 8. 6.
9.       Haylage                                                                                    12. 10. 8. 6.
10.      Whole plant soybean, 10, variety named, specify row width    7.  6.  5.  4.

Field Crop Competitions

Sponsored by: Dow Seeds, Craig Carson, Territory Sales Rep

Chair- Donald Fisher        (289) 356-6707

Open to all Corn and Soybean producers in Scugog Township.
Prizes-  $20.  19.  18.  17.  16.  15.  14.  13.  12.  11. 10.

Corn Section: A minimum of 5 acres grain corn to be judged in the field. To have a field judged the exhibitor must show Cobs or Sheaf of corn in Class 5 of 6. The final score will be calculated by averaging the scores from the fair competition and the field judging. 
Trophy sponsored by Wright’s Feeds N Needs
Soybean Section:
A minimum of 5 acres of soybeans to be judged in the field. To have a field judged, the exhibitor must show soybeans in Class 10. The final score will be calculated as above in Corn.
Trophy sponsored by Thompsons Limited, Pontypool
Overall field crops champion will be selected by averaging the scores of those entering both the corn and soybean competition.

Vegetables- Class V

Sponsored by Linton’s Farm Market

Chair-    Helen Coates (905) 985-3985      

All entries to be in to Secretary by Saturday August 18. All exhibits must be in the Arena before 11:30 am Friday August 24th. Vegetables MUST be on paper plates unless otherwise specified. Tags must be securely fastened. Exhibits may be picked up Saturday August 25 at 5pm.

Prizes-  1st-$3   2nd-$2   3rd-$1.25    4th-$1   

1.       5 Potatoes, white, named
2.       5 Potatoes, any other colour, named
3.       2 Zucchini (max 12” long), stem on
4.       2 Squash (not summer squash), stem on
5.       6 Carrots, 1” tops
6.       6 Onions, Dutch set, not skinned
7.       4 Spanish Onions, not skinned
8.       3 Peppers, sweet, stems on, any colour
9.       6 Green beans
10.   6 Beans, any other colour
11.   6 Beets, round
12.   6 Beets, cylinder
13.   6 Pickling cucumbers
14.   3 Slicing cucumbers
15.   4 Green tomatoes, min 2 ¼ “diameter, stems on
16.   4 Red tomatoes, not plum, min 2 ¼ “diameter, stems on
17.   4 Plum tomatoes, stems on
18.   4 Ripe tomatoes, min 2 ¼ “diameter, stems on, any colour
19.   3 Garlic, 1” top, roots trimmed
20.   1 Odd Shaped Vegetable
21.   Heirloom vegetable, named

 Junior Vegetables- Class JV

Sponsored by Murray Hill Farm
Open to children age pre-school to Grade 8. Tags must be securely fastened.

Prizes-  1st-$3   2nd-$2   3rd-$1.25    4th-$1

1.       6 Beans, any colour
2.       3 Carrots, 1” top
3.       3 Cherry tomatoes
4.       3 Peppers, any colour
5.       1 Zucchini, 6”-12” long
6.       Longest bean
7.       Longest Zucchini
8.       Longest carrot
9.       Longest tomato
10.   Decorated vegetable using natural materials