2019 Show

Sponsors

 

Carrs Billington

 

Glenside Tractors

 

DA MacDonald

 

S and S Services

 

TTB Mobile Cleaning

 

Harbro

 

Tithebarn

 

United Auctions

 

The George Hotel

2019 Show

Sponsors

 

ForFarmers

 

Ashfield Farm Hydro Scheme

 

 

Renewi Argyll & Bute

 

 

Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart

 

Scottish Woodlands

 

MacLeod Construction

 

Mellex

Mid-Argyll Show

Fleece Competition

Judge: William Hewitson BWMB

Prizes: Best Fleece in Show - Bottle of Whisky

 

Prizes: All Class 1st - £4, Runners Up - £3 & £2

 

  1. The general rules of Competition as set out in the Premium List shall apply to the Wool/Fleece Competition.
  2. There must be a minimum of three entrants for any class although each of these entrants may enter up to three fleeces.
  3. Fleeces shall be laid out in the tent be 10.00 a.m. on Show Day.
  4. Each entry shall be appraised and the Judges score card shall be affixed above each entry.
  5. Points shall be awarded for style and character, fineness (whiteface only), uniformity of quality, strength, springiness, handle, colour and particularly presentation. While weight may be taken into account by the Judge, this shall not be an overriding factor.
  6. Any artificially tinted or stained fleeces shall be disqualified. Fleeces should be unwashed.
  7. Entry fee of 50p per fleece payable with entry form on Show Day.
  8. Prize tickets will be awarded in each section.
  9. All finalists must be registered wool producers.

 

Competitors are reminded that they should collect their fleeces not earlier than 4.30 p.m. at the end of the Show.

 

Classes

  1. Blackface Mattress Style
  2. Blackface Fine or Newton Stewart Style
  3. Cheviot
  4. Greyface, Mule, Lustre and Sundry
  5. Fine and Medium
  6. Naturally Coloured

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