Haddam Neck Fair
Haddam Neck, Connecticut
August 29th - September 1st, 2014
Oxen And Working Steers           Printable version    State Animal Health Requirements
 
Frank (Bud) McLean III
26 Depot Hill Road - P.O.Box 275, Cobalt, CT 06414    860-267-9975

Committee: Tom Cavanaugh, Alex Harlow, Dan Records, Craig Sobolewski.

Cart Classes Monday Sept. 1st, 8:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Tom Cavanaugh - Superintendent  860-267-9045
 
  1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th
Juniors (16 yrs and under) $35 $30 $25 $20 $15 $10 $5
Senior (17 and up) $35 $30 $25 $20 $15 $10 $5
               
16/16 Pull $50 $45 $40 $35 $30 $20 $20

Driver and Helper 16 and under years of age
Two Steers, combined weight under 1600 lbs


Showing of Cattle and Steers - Monday Sept 1st at 9:00 AM
Chianinas, Devons, Durhams, Holstein, Swiss - All other breeds shown together.
The Haddam Neck Fair prides itself on the cleanliness of our cattle and steers.
 

  1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Junior Calves $25 $20 $17 $15
Senior Calves $25 $20 $17 $15
One Year Old $30 $25 $20 $15
Two Years Old $30 $25 $20 $15
Three Years Old $30 $25 $20 $15
Four Years Old $30 $25 $20 $15
Five Years Old Over 3200 Lbs (Pair) $30 $25 $20 $15


Draft Oxen Events
Cattle Draw will begin one half hour after the end of the Cattle Show.
Classes will be held in the order of listing.
 

  1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th
Class 1 up to 3,200 lbs. $175 $150 $125 $110 $100 $90 $80 $70 $60 $50
Class 2 Over 3,200 lbs. $175 $150 $125 $110 $100 $90 $80 $70 $60 $50
Class 3 Up to 2,800 lbs. $150 $125 $110 $100 $90 $80 $70 $60 $50 $40
Class 4 Over 2,400 lbs $150 $125 $110 $100 $90 $80 $70 $60 $50 $40


Additional Prize money donated by Paley Brothers Farms, LLC, Portland, CT

A plaque and $50 will be awarded in memory of Randy Britney to the top showman


Rules - Draft Oxen Events:

Draft Cattle must be Tuberculin Tested and Rabies Vaccinated
The Rules, as adopted by the Connecticut Ox Owners and Drivers Association, will be strictly enforced
All animals in show and drawing contest must be on the grounds by 8:30 AM and remain until 6 PM unless granted permission by cattle chairman only
Oxen will be driven with a whip and lash or wooden goad sticks only
Teams will be weighed on Fairgrounds at a time designated by the chairman
No stepping up in classes 1, 3 or 4


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