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4H Horticulture

Sonja Prink superintendent

Sonja Prink superintendent

69sprinkles@gmail.com  

Department 9

View Rules & Regulations

To place an on-line entry, click here:http://nwwafair.fairwire.com/

All entries must be registered on-line. This will be required for all exhibits and exhibitors that are entered into the fair. If you don’t have access to a computer, then the library is your best option. There will also be a computer available for use at the fair office during normal business hours.

Entries can be entered on-line through the Monday prior to the fair (one week), bring exhibits to the 4-H Exhibit Building Sunday before the fair between 12 p.m. and 4 p.m. NOTE: Entries are only excepted on Sunday.

Calendar

Judging -Tuesday, 10 a.m. to noon (see Class H)

Floral Design Contest – Friday, 10 a.m. to Noon This is a non-premium event.

Wondering how to select and prepare your vegetables for entry? Check out this link to be in the know EB1103. All entries must be grown from seeds or starts. They must be grown by the exhibitor for at least 10 weeks from June 1st.

DIVISION A - VEGETABLES

PREMIUMS: 3.00 2.50 2.00
CLASS NUMBER

1. Artichoke - 2

30. Lettuce, potted - 1

2. Artichoke, Jerusalem - 3

31. Onions, dry - 3

3. Beans, bush yellow wax, snap stage - 10

32. Onions, not yet dry - 3

4. Beans, bush, snap - 10

33. Onions, green, table, one bunch of 5

5. Beans, bush, shelling stage - 10

34. Peas, green, pods - 12

6. Beans, pole, snap stage - 10

35. Peppers, hot - 3

7. Beans, pole, snap - 10

36. Peppers, sweet - 3

8. Beans, pint of dried, any variety - 10

37. Potatoes, russet - 5

9. Beets, baby, under 1 ½” in diameter - 4

38. Potatoes, white variety - 5

10. Beets, table, 1 ½” to 3” in diameter - 4

39. Potatoes, red - 5

11. Broccoli, complete head - 1

40. Potatoes, any other variety, identify - 5

12. Brussels sprouts, stalk leaves removed - 1

41. Pumpkins, pie or carving - 1

13. Cabbage, head, any variety - 1

42. Pumpkins, mini - 3

14. Cabbage, head, red, any variety - 1

43. Pumpkins, largest - 1

15. Carrots, baby ½” to 1” in diameter - 6

44. Radishes, one bunch of 6

16. Carrots, table, 1” to 2” in diameter - 6

45. Rhubarb, stalks - 3

17. Cauliflower, head - 1

46. Squash, winter - 2

18. Celery, head - 1

47. Squash, summer variety, under 7” - 2

19. Chard, swiss, head, in container w/water - 1

48. Squash, summer variety, largest - 1

20. Corn, sweet, ears of any variety - 3

49. Squash, acorn - 2

21. Corn pop, ears of any variety - 3

50. Sunflower, over 12” head on a plate - 1

22. Cucumbers, slicing 6” or over - 3

51. Tomatoes, green - 6

23. Cucumbers, pickling 3” to 6” - 3

52. Tomatoes, ripe - 6

24. Cucumbers, small pickling 1” to 3” - 3

53. Tomatoes, cherry - 6

25. Garlic - 3

54. Turnip - 3

26. Gourds - 3

55. Vegetable oddities - 1

27. Kale - 3

56. Veggie creature, made from vegetables

28. Kohlrabi - 3

57. Other vegetable, identify, on plate - 1

29. Leeks, medium - 3


DIVISION B - HERBS - SMALL BUNCH CUT OR POTTED


PREMIUMS: 3.00 2.50 2.00
CLASS NUMBER

1. Basil

11. Mint

2. Chamomile

12. Oregano

3. Chives

13. Parsley

4. Coriander/Cilantro

14. Rosemary

5. Dill, stalks, 3

15. Sage

6. Feverfew

16. Stevia

7. Fennel

17. Tarragon

8. Lavender, dried or fresh

18. Thyme

9. Lemon Balm

19. Any other herb

10. Marjoram

DIVISION C - CUT FLOWERS

Stems on flowers must be no shorter than 3 inches. Must be displayed in containers provided by the Fair. Arrangements can be made with the Superintendent to come in as needed to replace or freshen up flowers. If arrangements are not freshened, the Superintendent reserves the right to remove or rearrange displays.
*The listed amount is the minimum amount required. Less flowers/stems than listed will cause the exhibit to be disqualified.

PREMIUMS: 2.50 2.00 1.50
CLASS NUMBER

1. Aster, 3 flowers

19. Lilies, 1 stem

2. Bachelor buttons, 5 stems

20. Marigold, 1 large flower

3. Calendula, 3 stems

21. Marigold, 3 small flowers

4. Carnation, 3 flowers

22. Nasturtium, 5 flowers

5. Celosia, 1 spike, not over 18”

23. Pansy, 3 stems

6. Chrysanthemum, 3 stems

24. Petunia, 3 stems

7. Clarkia, 5 stems

25. Phlox, 3 stems

8. Coreopsis, 5 stems

26. Rose, 1 stem

9. Cosmos, 5 stems

27. Rudbeckia, 3 stems

10. Daisy, 3 stems

28. Scabiosa, 3 stems

11. Delphinium, 1 stem

29. Snapdragon, 3 stems

12. Echinacea, 3 flower (purple cone flower)

30. Stock, 2 stems

13. Gaillardia, 3 flowers

31. Strawflower, 3 stalks

14. Gladiola, 1 spike

32. Sunflower, 1, no bigger than 8” diameter

15. Gloriosa Daisy, 3 flowers

33. Sweet pea, 5 stems

16. Hollyhock, 1 stalk

34. Verbena, 5 flowers

17. Hydrangea, 1 stem

35. Viola, 3 flowers

18. Larkspur, 3 stems

36. Zinnia, 3 flowers

37. Other than classified(flower)

DIVISION D – DAHLIA - One flower stem per class

PREMIUMS: 2.50 2.00 1.50
CLASS NUMBER

1. Formal decorative

11. Waterlily

2. Informal decorative

12. Peony

3. Semi-cactus

13. Anemone

4. Cactus

14. Collarette

5. Laciniated

15. Mignon single

6. Miniature

16. Orchid

7. Ball

17. Novelty-open

8. Mini-ball

18. Novelty-double

9. Pompom

19. Single

10. Stellar


20. Other

DIVISION E - ARRANGEMENTS

PREMIUMS: 3.00 2.50 2.00
CLASS NUMBER

1. Arrangement featuring a figurine

7. Scrapbook or garden journal

2. Corsage

8. Mantle arrangement

3. Dinner table arrangement

9. Miniature arrangement, not over 4"x4" total size, including vase

4. Display of edible flowers

10. Outside planter arrangement

5. Display of 5 varieties of roses, 1 container

11. Patio table arrangement, planter, or centerpiece

6. Foliage arrangement

12. Special occasion or holiday arrangement

DIVISION F – JUDGING - Tuesday, 10 a.m. to Noon

Request an EB1103 from your 4-H leader for criteria on judging vegetables. Come try your hand at being a judge!

PREMIUMS: 6.00 5.00 4.00
CLASS NUMBER
1. Garden Judging

Floral Design Contest sponsored by Haggen. Friday at 10 a.m. in the 4H Building. See or call superintendent for more information.

This is a Non-Premium event. Haggen provides all the flowers and is a fun time event for those 4-H exhibitors who want to try.


DIVISION G – MISCELLANEOUS

PREMIUMS: 3.00 2.50 2.00
CLASS NUMBER

1. Cactus or cactus garden

6. Seed collection, display or booklet

2. Succulent planter

7. Fairy garden

3. hanging basket

8. Foliage planter

4. Potted plant, planted and grown by exhibitor

9. Planter with at least 5 different kinds of plants

5. Terrarium, planted and grown by exhibitor

10. Other plant not listed


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