Waupaca County Fair Open Class Book

Plant and Soil Science – Department 14

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Grains must be this year’s crop unless specifically stated, such as soybeans, shelled corn, and cooking beans. Read descriptions carefully. Exhibits shown in 1-quart zip lock bags only.

CLASS A – FIELD CROPS AND GRAINS

1. Winter Wheat 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
2. Winter Rye 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
3. Oats, any variety 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
4. Soybeans – may be last years 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
5. Shelled corn – may be last years 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
6. Any cooking bean – 1 variety, may be last years 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
7. Hops – dried 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
8. Sunflower – mature head 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
9. Peanuts 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
10. Any other grain – may be last years 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25

CORN

This year’s crop unless otherwise specified. Stalks of corn and tallest stalks tied three times with roots removed. Six ears of corn per display.

11. Hybrid 80-90 day 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
12. Hybrid 90-100 day 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
13. Hybrid 100+ day 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
14. Ornamental or Indian – last year’s crop 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
15. Popcorn – last year’s crop 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
16. Sweet Corn 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
17. (3) Stalks Field Corn 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
18. (3) Stalks Sweet Corn 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
19. (1) Stalk Tallest Corn 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
20. High Moisture Corn (1) quart Zip Lock Bag 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25

BUNDLED GRAINS

Bundles tied 3 times, no longer than 18” and 3” in diameter.  Grasses 3” in diameter and tied at middle and top.  All grasses must be dried.

21. Winter Wheat 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
22. Oats, any variety 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
23. Rye 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
24. Barley 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
25. Soybeans – not dried, roots removed, full plant 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
26. Any other grain – identify 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
27. Alfalfa 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
28. Red Clover 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
29. Any other clover – identify 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
30. Any other grass – identify (Sudan, Brome) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
31. Haylage – 1 quart Zip Lock bag 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
32. Corn Silage – 1 quart Zip Lock bag 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
33. (2) Slices 1st Crop Alfalfa – Clear Bag 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
34. (2) Slices 2nd or 3rd Crop Alfalfa – Clear Bag 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
35. (2) Slices Legume – Grass Hay – Clear Bag 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25

POTATOES

5 potatoes per display.  Do not wash, clean only with dry cloth. Uniform in size and blemish free.

36. Norland 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
37. Pontiac 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
38. Any other russet – identify 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
39. Yukon Gold 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
40. Kennebec 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
41. Any other Red – identify 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
42. Any other white – identify 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
43. Any novelty variety – identify 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25

CLASS B – VEGETABLES

Exhibits should be uniform in shape, size and color.  Read Circular A3306: Exhibiting and showing vegetables.  This may be obtained through the UWEX Office at the Courthouse in Waupaca or also online at: Learningstore.uwex.edu/assets/pdfs/A3306.pdf

1. Beans, Green (5) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
2. Beans, Yellow (5) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
3. Beans, Any other (5) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
4. Beets (5) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
5. Broccoli – 1 head 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
6. Brussel Sprouts (7) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
7. Cabbage, Green (1) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
8. Cabbage, Red (1) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
9. Carrots, Half Long, up to 4” (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
10. Carrots, Long, over 4” (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
11. Cauliflower, any color, (1) head 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
12. Cucumbers, Pickling 3-4” (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
13. Cucumbers, Slicing 6-8” (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
14. Egg Plant (2) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
15. Garlic (3) whole bulb 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
16. Kohlrabi –any variety (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
17. Leeks (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
18. Onion, Red (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
19. Onion, White (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
20. Onion, Yellow (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
21. Peppers, Bell, Green (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
22. Peppers, Bell, Red (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
23. Peppers, Bell, Any other color (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
24. Peppers, Sweet, Not Bell – identify (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
25. Peppers, Jalapeno (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
26. Pepper, Any other hot variety – not jalapeno – identify (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
27. Pumpkin, Pie – Smooth Skin with stem 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
28. Pumpkin, Pie – Rough Skin, with stem 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
29. Pumpkin, Field with stem 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
30. Pumpkin – Jack-O-Lantern with stem 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
31. Pumpkin, Any ornamental with stem 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
32. Rhubarb – 5 stalks, leaves removed 1” from stem 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
33. Rutabaga (1) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
34. Squash – Buttercup 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
35. Squash – Butternut 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
36. Squash – Acorn 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
37. Squash – Carnival 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
38. Squash – Hubbard any color 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
39. Squash, Zucchini (1) 4-8” 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
40. Squash, Zucchini (1) 9-12” 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
41. Squash, Any other summer – identify 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
42. Squash, Any other winter – identify 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
43. Tomatoes, Cherry (5) stems off 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
44. Tomatoes, Pear (5) stems off 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
45. Tomatoes, Red (3) stems off 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
46. Tomatoes, Roma (3) stems off 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
47. Tomatoes, Any other color (3) stems off 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
48. Tomatoes, Heirloom – identify (3) stems off 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
49. Muskmelon, Ribbed (1) ripe 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
50. Muskmelon, Smooth (1) ripe 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
51.Watermelon, Long (1) stem on 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
52. Watermelon, Round (1) stem on 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
53. Any other vegetable not listed – identify 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
MISCELLANEOUS
54. Celery Plant 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
55. Parsley Plant 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
56. Swiss Chard Plant 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
57. Ginseng Root 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
58. Horseradish Root 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
59. Sweet Potatoes (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
60. Largest Cabbage 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
61. Largest Egg Plant 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
62. Largest Pumpkin 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
63. Largest Squash 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
64. Largest Watermelon 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
65. Wee Bee Little Gourd (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
66. Any other Gourd – identify (3) 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
67. Oddities in vegetables 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25
68. Garden Display – 6 or more different vegetables, your own container (shall not exceed 2 feet by 2 feet) 5.00 4.50 4.00 3.50
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