Limousin Competition


2024 LIMOUSIN COMPETITION

The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair gratefully acknowledges the contribution from Masterfeeds for their overall sponsorship of the Beef Cattle Shows.


Date: Saturday November 2, 2024

Time: 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: Semex Ring of Excellence, North Ring

Judge:


Competition Information

Barn Boss: Chad Homer - (519) 339-9659

Entry Deadline: Tuesday October 15, 2024. Late entries can be made online until Friday October 25, 2024, with the late entry fee.

Entry Fee: $70 per entry, $75 per cow/caf entry. Late Entry Fee: $250 per entry.

Chutes: $40 - are available to purchase for exhibitors with three (3) or more head stabled.

Online Entries: https://www.assistexpo.ca/rawf (Entries will open Friday September 6, 2024)

Important Dates

Move In - Barn: Tuesday October 29, 2024. Cattle must be in place before Thursday October 31, 2024, at 8:00 AM

Move In - Tie-Outs: Tie outs will not be available until Monday October 28, 2024, after 8:00 AM.

Weigh In: TBD

Tie Out Times: TBD

Move Out: Sunday November 3, 2024, following conclusion of Supreme Show.

  • Tear down of stalls cannot start until after the Supreme Show in finished and trailers will not be allowed to move until all cattle have walked to tie outs. Tie out walk time TBA.
  • No cattle will be allowed back in the barn on Monday November 4. Cattle can remain in tie outs until 12:00 PM (noon) on Monday.
  • Pack must be gone from the barn by Monday November 4 at 7:00 AM.

      **Please see the General Beef Cattle section for rules & regulations**


      Junior Limousin Show

      Date: Thursday October 31, 2024
      Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
      Location: Semex Ring of Excellence, South Ring

      Ribbons 1st to 5th will be awarded.

      For registration, contact Wayne Lawrence.
      Address: 263657 Southgate Road 26, RR4, Durham, ON, N0G 1R0
      Email: lakesidelimo@hotmail.com
      Home: (519) 369-2806 Cell: (519) 374-3883


      EXHIBITORS PLEASE NOTE:

      1. All Limousin exhibits must meet a minimum requirement of 90% purebred, as recognized by the Canadian Limousin Association (CLA). Any entries without registration papers will be refused permission to show.
      2. Exhibitor's attire: Official CLA show shirt or vest must be worn by all exhibitors while in the show ring.
      3. Where numbers warrant, in the heifer calf, yearling female and bull calf divisions, class splits will be made using fullblood and purebred criteria according to the Canadian Herd Book.
      4. The RAWF has banned all aerosol cans from the marshalling area, as per rule #2 of the General Beef Rules and Regulations. By entering your animals, you are agreeing to abide by these rules and failure to comply will result in disqualification.

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      Limousin Classes

      Classes:

      1.

      Junior Heifer Calf

      Born on or after March 1st, 2024 , Min. 3 Months Of Age

      2.

      Intermediate Heifer Calf

      Born between February 1st, 2024 and February 29th, 2024

      3.

      Senior Heifer Calf

      Born between January 1st, 2024 and January 31st, 2024

      4.

      Junior Yearling Heifer

      Born between April 1st, 2023 and December 31st, 2023

      5.

      Senior Yearling Heifer

      Born between January 1st, 2023 and March 31st, 2023

      6.

      Female Born In 2022 With 2024 Calf at Foot

      Born between January 1st, 2022 and December 31st, 2022

      7.

      Female Born Before January 1st, 2022 With 2024 Calf at Foot

      Born before January 1st, 2022

      8.

      Junior Bull Calf

      Born on or after February 1st, 2024 , Min. 3 months of age

      9.

      Senior Bull Calf

      Born between January 1st, 2024 and January 31st, 2024

      10.

      Junior Yearling Bull

      Born between April 1st, 2023 and December 31st, 2023

      11.

      Senior Yearling Bull

      Born between January 1st, 2023 and March 31st, 2023

      12.

      Bull Born In 2022

      Born between January 1st, 2022 and December 31st, 2022

      13.

      Two Bulls, Bred And Owned By The Exhibitor

      14.

      Breeder's Herd

      Four animals bred by the exiibitor, both sexes represented, must be exhibited in previous classes

      15.

      Get Of Sire

      A group of three animals from the same sire, both sexes represented, must be exhibited in previous classes.

      16.

      Progeny Of Dam

      Two animals, either sex, the progeny of one dam, must be exhibited in previous class


      BANNERS


      Champion Junior Heifer Calf

      Presented by Hillside Farm

      Reserve Champion Junior Heifer Calf

      Presented by Hillside Farm

      Champion Intermediate Heifer Calf

      Presented by Lakeside Farms

      Reserve Champion Intermediate Heifer Calf

      Presented by Arcon Cattle Company

      Champion Senior Heifer Calf

      Presented by Bee Zee Acres

      Reserve Champion Senior Heifer Calf

      Presented by Windy Gables Limousin

      Champion Junior Heifer

      Presented by After Hours Limousins

      Reserve Champion Junior Heifer

      Presented by OPAL Stock Farm

      Champion Senior Heifer

      Presented by Murray Hill Farm

      Reserve Champion Senior Heifer

      Presented by Hillside Farm

      Champion Senior Female

      Presented by Rail Line Farms

      Reserve Champion Senior Female

      Presented by Hillside Farm

      Grand Champion Female

      Presented by Hillside Farm

      Reserve Grand Champion Female

      Presented by Hollee Limousin

      Champion Junior Bull Calf

      Presented by Venture Livestock Enterprises

      Reserve Champion Junior Bull Calf

      Presented by Gibson Farm & MacTavish Farms

      Champion Bull Calf

      Presented by Darling Farms

      Reserve Champion Bull Calf

      Presented by New Life Limousin

      Champion Yearling Bull

      Presented by 3 Ridge Farms

      Reserve Champion Yearling Bull

      Presented by Bennville Farm

      Champion Senior Bull

      Presented by Red Maple Farms

      Reserve Champion Senior Bull

      Presented by Crown Hill Acres Limousin

      Grand Champion Bull

      Presented by Grant Livestock

      Reserve Grand Champion Bull

      Presented by Loyal Line Limousin

      Champion Breeder's Herd

      Presented by Lisle Limousin

      Champion Get of Sire

      Presented by Pinch Hill Limousin

      Champion Pair of Bulls

      Presented by Clark Cattle

      Champion Progeny of Dam

      Presented By Crinan Farms

      SPECIALS


      Premier Exhibitor Award

      An award is presented to the exhibitor with the most points for animals owned and shown by the exhibitor based on their highest (6) placings in the individual classes. All animals accumulating points for this award must be the entries of one exhibitor. In the case of joint-ownership, the exhibitor must be specified, otherwise the joint owners will be considered as one exhibitor / entry.

      Banner presented by The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

      Premier Breeder Award

      An award is presented to the individual company (as recorded on the Certificate of Registration) whose animals accumulate the highest total points based on their highest six (6) placings in the individual classes. To be eligible for the Premier Breeder Award, the breeder must exhibit at the show. Qualification for this award is based on Canadian rules that specify all owners at the time of conception are the breeders of the animals.

      Banner presented by The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

      The Loriner Massey Memorial Trophy (Perpetual)
      Presented to the Premier Breeder in memory of Lorimer Massey, an active breeder and exhibitor of Limousin cattle.

      The Clifford Stanton Memorial Trophy (Perpetual)

      Trophy and $2,500 presented to the Grand Champion Limousin Bull and Female, gernerously donated by the Stanton Family.

      MASTERFEEDS SUPREME BEEF CHAMPIONSHIP

      Date: Sunday November 3, 2024
      Time:
      4:00 PM
      Location:
      Semex Ring of Excellence

      The Masterfeeds Supreme Beef Championship class will invite the Grand Champion Bull and Female from each of The Royal's seven breed shows, the National Junior Beef Heifer Show back into the ring along with the supreme champions from premier regional beef shows in Ontario, Quebec and the Maritimes to be judged for overall Supreme Bull and Female. Three North American officials have been invited to decide who will take home the prize and title of Masterfeeds Supreme Bull and Supreme Female.

      Masterfeeds Supreme Champion Bull 2023
      BAKER FARMS JUSTIFIED 15J
      (Champion Bull, Charolais) owned by Ashley Baker of Baker Farms and Wilgenbusch Charolais, Madoc, ON, who qualified at The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair, Paris Fair, Barrie Fair, Tweed Fair and the Lindsay Exhibition.