Dept. 5 - Agriculuture/Horticulture

FRUIT & VEGETABLE DISPLAY - OPEN TO THE WORLD

Agricultural and Horticultural Exhibits are on display in the Vegetable & Crops Building

Agents: Jerry Brown and David Koester
Jim Roth, Superintendent (859-462-0349)
Jim Brown, Assistant Superintendent (859-630-2563)

Fruits and Vegetables are entered Monday between 2 pm - 7 pm.

Section 400

No. Class 1st 2nd 3rd
001 1 dozen Cranberry Beans 3.00 2.00 1.00
002 1 dozen Green Beans, Bush 3.00 2.00 1.00
003 1 dozen Half Runner Beans 3.00 2.00 1.00
004 1 dozen Lima Beans in shell 3.00 2.00 1.00
005 1 dozen Pole Beans 3.00 2.00 1.00
006 1 dozen Yellow Wax Beans 3.00 2.00 1.00
007 Plate 5 Beets (tops on) 3.00 2.00 1.00
008 1 Green Cabbage, flat head on plate, no wrapper leaves 3.00 2.00 1.00
009 1 Green Cabbage, round head on plate, no wrapper leaves 3.00 2.00 1.00
010 1 Red Cabbage on plate, no wrapper leaves 3.00 2.00 1.00
011 Plate 5 Carrots 3.00 2.00 1.00
012 5 ears Bi-color Sweet Corn in husks 3.00 2.00 1.00
013 5 ears White Sweet Corn in husks 3.00 2.00 1.00
014 5 ears Yellow Sweet Corn in husks 3.00 2.00 1.00
015 1 Burpless Cucumber 3.00 2.00 1.00
016 Plate 5 pickling Cucumbers 3.00 2.00 1.00
017 Plate 5 slicing Cucumbers 3.00 2.00 1.00
018 Display 5 Vegetables (all different) 3.00 2.00 1.00
019 1 Purple Eggplant on Plate 3.00 2.00 1.00
020 1 White Eggplate on Plate 3.00 2.00 1.00
021 Plate of 5 Bulbs of Garlic 3.00 2.00 1.00
022 Basket Display of Various Small Gourds 3.00 2.00 1.00
023 1 Large Gourd (grown this year) 3.00 2.00 1.00
024 Plate of 5 Small Ornamental Gourds (grown this year) 3.00 2.00 1.00
025 Best Display of Herbs 3.00 2.00 1.00
026 Most Unusual Vegetable (with label) 3.00 2.00 1.00
027 Best Muskmelon or Cantaloupe 3.00 2.00 1.00
028 Largest Muskmelon or Cantaloupe, by weight 3.00 2.00 1.00
029 Plate of 5 Okra 3.00 2.00 1.00
030 Plate 5 Onions, red/purple 3.00 2.00 1.00
031 Plate 5 Onions, white 3.00 2.00 1.00
032 Plate 5 Onions, yellow 3.00 2.00 1.00
033 Plate of 5 Cayenne Hot Peppers 3.00 2.00 1.00
034 Plate of 5 Sweet Banana Peppers 3.00 2.00 1.00
035 Plate of  5 Green Bell Peppers 3.00 2.00 1.00
036 Plate of 5 Red Bell Peppers 3.00 2.00 1.00
037 Plate of 5 Yellow Bell Peppers 3.00 2.00 1.00
038 Plate of 5 Jalapeno Peppers 3.00 2.00 1.00
039 Plate of 5 Miscellaneous Peppers, (all same variety) 3.00 2.00 1.00
040 Plate 5 Red Potatoes 3.00 2.00 1.00
041 Plate 5 White Potatoes 3.00 2.00 1.00
042 Best Pumpkin 3.00 2.00 1.00
043 Largest Pumpkin, by weight 3.00 2.00 1.00
044 Best Acorn Squash 3.00 2.00 1.00
045 Best Butternut Squash 3.00 2.00 1.00
046 Largest Cushaw Squash, by weight 3.00 2.00 1.00
047 Best Miscellaneous Squash 3.00 2.00 1.00
048 Best Spaghetti Squash 3.00 2.00 1.00
049 Best Squash, Yellow Crookneck 3.00 2.00 1.00
050 Best Squash, Yellow Straightneck 3.00 2.00 1.00
051 Best Zucchini Squash, green, not over 8" long 3.00 2.00 1.00
052 Tomato Collection (6 or more varieties, each labeled) 3.00 2.00 1.00
053 Plate 5 Tomatoes, red (full size) (stems removed) 3.00 2.00 1.00
054 Plate 5 Tomates, yellow (full size) (stems removed) 3.00 2.00 1.00
055 Largest ripe Tomato, by weight 3.00 2.00 1.00
056 Plate 5 Large Paste Tomatoes, Red (stems removed) 3.00 2.00 1.00
057 Plate 5 small, paste Tomatoes, red (stems removed) 3.00 2.00 1.00
058 Plate 5  small salad Tomatoes, red color (stems removed) 3.00 2.00 1.00
059 Plate 5 salad Tomatoes, any other color (stems removed) 3.00 2.00 1.00
060 Vegetable Basket Display 3.00 2.00 1.00
061 Best Watermelon 3.00 2.00 1.00
062 Largest Watermelon, by weight 3.00 2.00 1.00
063 Franklin Brown Award (for most blue ribbons for fruits/vegetables 25.00 15.00 5.00

* any container gardens or live plants must be kept watered as needed by exhibitor.

Fruit

No. C 1st 2nd 3rd
064 Best plate 5 Apples 3.00 2.00 1.00
065 Blackberries, a plate of 12 3.00 2.00 1.00
066 Grapes, 1 large bunch 3.00 2.00 1.00
067 Best plate 5 Peaches 3.00 2.00 1.00
068 Best plate 5 Pears 3.00 2.00 1.00
069 Best plate 5 Plums 3.00 2.00 1.00

SECTION 401 - OPEN TO THE WORLD - FIELD CROP DISPLAY
Field Crops are entered Monday between 2:00 - 7:00 P.M.

No. Class 1st 2nd 3rd
001 Tallest stalk Corn from current season crop, without roots 3.00 2.00 1.00
002 Best 5 stalks Tobacco from current season crop 7.00 6.00 5.00
003 Legume Hay from current season crop, 1/4 bale 3.00 2.00 1.00
004 Mixed Hay from current season crop, 1/4 bale 3.00 2.00 1.00
005 Grass Hay from current season crop, 1/4 bale 3.00 2.00 1.00
006 Tallest Sunflower, without roots 3.00 2.00 1.00
007 Largest Sunflower head, grown this year 3.00 2.00 1.00

All exhibits in the Vegetable and Crop Exhibits Building will be released on Sunday,
August 13th from 2:00 P.M. until 4:00 P.M.. Anything not picked up by 4:00 P.M. that day will be disposed of.

 

SECTION 402 - OPEN TO THE WORLD HONEY
Honey is entered on Monday, between 2:00 - 7:00 P.M.
All honey to be exhibited in glass containers.

No. Class 1st 2nd 3rd
001 White Extracted Honey 1 lb. 5.00 3.00 2.00
002 Light Amber Extracted Honey 1 lb. 5.00 3.00 2.00
003 Amber Extracted Honey 1 lb. 5.00 3.00 2.00
004 Dark Amber Extracted Honey 1 lb. 5.00 3.00 2.00
005 Chunk Honey 1 lb. 5.00 3.00 2.00
006 Chunk Honey 2 1/2 lb. 5.00 3.00 2.00
007 Frame of Honey, shallow or medium, any color 5.00 3.00 2.00

Honey Scorecard:
Color                         Lack of Crystals                           Level of Fill
Flavor & Aroma        Lack of Foreign Matter                Clarity & Brightness

Uniformity                Lack of Air Bubbles & Froth         Appearance & Stability