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TWO GREAT SHOWS = ONE GREAT LOCATION
Here is a great opportunity for Youth Sheep Showman – two great shows at the same fairgrounds, one week apart in July – how can you go wrong?!!?!!
This year the North East Youth Sheep Show will be held a week earlier than usual making it closer in time to the All American Junior Show. The North East Youth Show dates are July 10 thru 12, 2015. Both youth events will be held in the Mallary Livestock Complex at the Eastern States Exposition Fairgrounds in West Springfield, Massachusetts. Both shows are open to Youth Exhibitors 21 years old and younger (the All American is by July 1st unless otherwise specified by the breed requirements and the North East Youth Sheep Show is open to all kids 21 years and under as of January 1st).
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PRE-SHOW PRESS RELEASE:
2014 ALL-AMERICAN JUNIOR SHOW BEING HELD IN HUTCHINSON, KS
The 2014 All-American Junior Sheep Show is going to be held at the Kansas State Fairgrounds, Hutchinson, KS from July 4-6, 2014. The All-American is the premier junior breeding sheep show in the country. The breeds participating this year are: Polled Dorsets, Horned Dorsets, Dorset Advantage, Hampshires, Southdowns, Cheviots, Columbias, Shropshires, Oxfords, Montadales, Shetlands, Natural Coloreds, Tunis, Dorpers and Lincolns. Several meat breeds will feature slick shorn classes once again this year at the All-American and new to the line-up is a show division for “Dorset Advantage” registered ewes and wethers. Judges for this year’s event will be Evan Snyder, Atglen, PA and Travis Hoffman, Fort Collins, CO. The National Junior Southdown Show, National Junior Tunis Show and National Junior Natural Colored Show will be held in conjunction with the All American Junior show this year.
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