Dairy Fitting Contest
August 16, 2016 @ 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Fitters will compete in two categories; Junior Fitters, grades 4-8 and Senior Fitters, grades 9 and older. Held in the Farm Progress Arena, fitters will have one hour to fit their animal. Only the head of the animal may be clipped in advance or prior to the contest. One junior dairy project member can help restrain the animal, but not help clip the animal. One top Junior and Senior Fitter to be named by the judge. Trophies provided by TomLu Holstein’s of Horicon, runner-up recognition plaques donated by the Jim Borchardt Family in Memory of their daughter, Ashley. Top Junior and Senior Fitters qualify for the Dairy Youth Recognition Auction on Sunday. General admission is FREE for spectators to attend this pre-Fair event.