Washington County Fair

 
Fruits and Vegetables

Exhibits to be placed between
3:00 and 7:00 p.m. Friday.

Judging will take place Saturday morning in the Home Arts Building

To enter, exhibitor must purchase a Senior Fair membership ticket.  All exhibits in this department must be grown or produced by the exhibitors.  Fruits showing noticeable insect or fungus injury cannot compete.  Fruit will be judged on freedom from blemishes, condition, color, size and uniformity.  All fruits and vegetables must be identified by variety.  All varieties of each fruit and vegetable will be judged against each other, not by varieties.  Space is available on a first come basis.  Unlisted will be judged together unless there are more than 3 entries of that variety.

 

PLATE OF FIVE ITEMS EACH – FRUIT
Premiums
1st
2nd
3rd
1 Apples
3.00
2.00
1.00
2 Plums
3.00
2.00
1.00
3 Peaches
3.00
2.00
1.00
4 Quinces
3.00
2.00
1.00
5 Pears
3.00
2.00
1.00
6 Grapes
3.00
2.00
1.00
       
FOOD SPECIALITIES
7 Horseradish Root
3.00
2.00
1.00
8 Open
3.00
2.00
1.00
9 Potatoes, Red Pontiac, plate of 5
3.00
2.00
1.00
10 Potatoes, Irish Cobbler, plate of 5 
3.00
2.00
1.00
11 Potatoes, Kennebec, plate of 5
3.00
2.00
1.00
12 Potatoes, any other kind, plate of 5
3.00
2.00
1.00
13 Sweet Potatoes, all varieties, plate of 5
3.00
2.00
1.00
14 Beans, Green, 12 on a plate
3.00
2.00
1.00
15 Beans, Red Kidney, shelled ½ cup
3.00
2.00
1.00
16 Beans, String, yellow, 12 on a plate
3.00
2.00
1.00
17 Beans, other shelled, ½ cup
3.00
2.00
1.00
18 Beans, Lima, green, shelled ½ cup
3.00
2.00
1.00
19 Beans, Lima, green, 12 on a plate
3.00
2.00
1.00
20 Beans, Horticulture, shelled ½ cup
3.00
2.00
1.00
21 Beans, any other variety, 2 or ½ cup
3.00
2.00
1.00
       
OTHER VEGETABLES
(Exhibit to consist of 1 unless otherwise indicated)
22 Onions, White, plate of 3
3.00
2.00
1.00
23 Onions, Yellow, plate of 3
3.00
2.00
1.00
24 Carrots, plate of 3
3.00
2.00
1.00
25 Radish, plate of 5
3.00
2.00
1.00
26 Cucumbers, plate of 3
3.00
2.00
1.00
27 Cucumbers, largest
3.00
2.00
1.00
28 Beets, plate of 3
3.00
2.00
1.00
29 Celery
3.00
2.00
1.00
30 Cabbage, Red
3.00
2.00
1.00
31 Cabbage, Green
3.00
2.00
1.00
32 Cabbage, Largest Head
3.00
2.00
1.00
33 Egg Plant, 2
3.00
2.00
1.00
34 Tomatoes, Red, 3
3.00
2.00
1.00
35 Tomatoes, yellow, 3 on a plate
3.00
2.00
1.00
36 Tomatoes, red, small, 10 on a plate
3.00
2.00
1.00
37 Tomatoes, other varieties, 3 on a plate
3.00
2.00
1.00
38 Tomatoes, largest
3.00
2.00
1.00
39 Peppers, sweet green, 3 on a plate 
3.00
2.00
1.00
40 Peppers, sweet red, 3 on a plate 
3.00
2.00
1.00
41 Rhubarb, 6 stalks
3.00
2.00
1.00
42 Zucchini Squash
3.00
2.00
1.00
43 Zucchini Squash, largest
3.00
2.00
1.00
44 Acorn Squash
3.00
2.00
1.00
45 Summer Squash, white scalloped
3.00
2.00
1.00
46 Summer Squash, yellow 
3.00
2.00
1.00
47 Crooked Neck, yellow squash 
3.00
2.00
1.00
48 Pumpkin Pie, 8” and under
3.00
2.00
1.00
49 Pumpkin Pie, over 8”
3.00
2.00
1.00
50 Pumpkin, Golden Oblong
3.00
2.00
1.00
51 Pumpkin, Largest
3.00
2.00
1.00
52 Watermelon, Round
3.00
2.00
1.00
53 Watermelon, Long
3.00
2.00
1.00
54 Watermelon, Largest
3.00
2.00
1.00
55 Cantaloupe, largest
3.00
2.00
1.00
56 Other Vegetables not listed 
3.00
2.00
1.00
57 Sunflower, largest head
3.00
2.00
1.00
58 Berries, all varieties judged separately
3.00
2.00
1.00
59 Tallest Corn Stalk
3.00
2.00
1.00
60 Corn Stalk, most ears
3.00
2.00
1.00
61 Tobacco Stalk
3.00
2.00
1.00
62 Gourd
3.00
2.00
1.00
63 Sweet Corn, 3 ears to a plate
3.00
2.00
1.00
64 Most unusual vegetable
3.00
2.00
1.00
65 Peppers, Hot yellow
3.00
2.00
1.00
66 Peppers, Banana
3.00
2.00
1.00
67 Peppers, Cayenne
3.00
2.00
1.00
68 Peppers, Any other variety (Stoplate) 
3.00
2.00
1.00
69 Herbs
3.00
2.00
1.00
70 Open
3.00
2.00
1.00
       
GRAINS AND SEEDS
All grains and seeds must be grown by exhibitor.

1st - $3.00       2nd – 2.00    3rd – 1.00

Peck of white wheat

Peck of red wheat 

Peck of rye

Peck of oats

Peck of buckwheat

Peck of soybeans

½ dozen of yellow field corn

½ dozen ears white field corn

½ dozen ears yellow popcorn

½ dozen ears white popcorn

One Quart of timothy seed

One quart of red clover

Grains not listed

Sunflower seeds – one head

   

EGG DISPLAY

Rules and Regulations:  Must be produced by the exhibitor,
uniform in size and color and weigh at least 23 ounces.

1st - $1.00              2nd – $0.75

Whites Browns
   

SPECIAL FRUIT AND VEGETABLES DISPLAY

1st – 20.00             2nd – $15.00          3rd - $10.00

A.      General Farm Exhibit

B.      Horticultural Exhibit

C.      Honey Bee Exhibit

D.      Roadside Market Exhibit

Produce does not need to be homegrown for this exhibit only.

   

A general farm exhibit consisting of products grown by the exhibitor (fruits, vegetables, grains, seeds and other products) that are produced on the farm.  A 4 ft table will be furnished.  Awards will be made according to the following score:

Originality 10 points
Neatness 10 points
Arrangement 10 points
Labeling 10 points
Condition of products as to quality 35 points
True to Name 5 points
  Total points = 100

 

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