Entry: $1, CVAS members 50c
Prizes: 1st $4 & 2nd $2
Closing Date: All entry nominations must be received by Tuesday 3rd September 2019, 5.00pm. Forms may be entered online via showday.online, left prior to the closing date at the Geraldton Landmark office, or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org for processing. Confirmation of entry will only be processed upon payment (either online or cash at Show Office by Sat 7th 9.00am.
Wool must be delivered to Section by 9.30am on Show Day.
Trophies: Mulga Springs Poll Merino Trophy – Highest Aggregate Points Wool Section
FE & S Green Trophy – Second Highest aggregate Points in Wool Section
Redhill Trophy – Champion Fleece other than Ram’s Fleece
- Fleeces must have been shorn since the last Chapman Valley Show.
- Do not enter sheep enclosure or address the judge while judging is in place.
- Patrons must not interfere with score cards attached to exhibits.
Method of Judging: All exhibits will be judged on the following scale of points and score
cards will be attached to each exhibit after judging. Points combine to a total out of 100.
Character Style and wool type 20pts
Handle Softness and pliancy applicable to type 14pts
Colour/Bloom Brightness necessary for top grading 10pts
Length Conformity of length throughout the fleece 14pts
Soundness Sufficient tensile strength to give the best result for combing 16pts
Evenness Uniformity of fibres throughout the fleece (eg run-off) 10pts
Density Compactness of growth, bulk and breadth for staple for type 16pts
Class 41 Two Fleeces, strong wool
Class 42 Two Fleeces, medium wool
Class 43 Two Fleeces, fine wool
Class 44 Single Fleece, strong wool
Class 45 Single Fleece, medium wool
Class 46 Single Fleece, fine wool
Class 47 Single Rams Fleece, strong wool
Class 48 Single Rams Fleece, medium wool
Class 49 Single Rams Fleece, fine wool
Class 50 Wool from one Merino lamb, 1kg in weight
Class 51 One Fleece other than Rams, judged for commercial value, unskirted belly included