2011 Evangeline Parish Beef Classic

James Fontenot  |  8/26/2011 10:45:35 PM

The Evangeline Parish Cattleman’s Association will hold its annual Beef Breeding and Commercial Heifer Show on Sunday, November 20, 2011, at the Chauncey Pitre Memorial Building in Ville Platte, La.

•  Entry fees are $25 per animal by November 4, 2011, or $35 per animal after November 4, 2011This fee covers showmanship. The entry form is available through the link below.

•  Show is open to all bonafide 4-H and FFA junior exhibitors of beef breeding livestock. Breeds will be represented if they have 10 or more head entered by November 4. Breeds with less than 10 entries by November 4 will show AOB.

•  Registration and check-in from 7:00 - 8:30 a.m. the morning of the show. Must have registration papers and health forms at check-in.

•  Showmanship will begin at 9:00 a.m. Fee is included in entry fee. Belt buckles will be awarded to division champions. There will be three divisions: 
        Junior for 9-11 year olds.
        Intermediate for 12-14 year olds.
        Senior for 15 year olds and older.

•  Breed show will follow showmanship with show order to be determined after the deadline.

•  2011 LSU Spring Show general rules will be followed.

•  Awards will be presented to the Grand Champion and Reserve Champion.

•  Shavings must be purchased at show facility.

•  Animals may arrive Saturday, November 19, 2011, throughout the day

•  Accommodations: Best Western of Ville Platte 337-360-9961; Chicot State Park 337-363-2403, Crooked Creek Campground 337-599-2661.

•  Concessions will be available.

For more information contact: Todd Fontenot, Assistant County Agent/4-H Agent at 337 363-5646 or Jake Guillory, President, Evangeline Cattleman’s Association at 337 789-1747.

Bull and Heifer Classes

1.   May 1 - August 31, 2011
2.   March 1 - April 30, 2011
3.   January 1 - February 28, 2011
4.   November 1 - December 31, 2010
5.   September 1- October 31, 2010
6.   July 1 - August 31, 2010
7.   May 1 - June 30, 2010
8.   March 1 - April 30, 2010
9.   January 1 - February 28, 2010
10. September 1 - December 31, 2009
11. May 1 - August 31, 2009

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