STGenetics Australia is proud to introduced Australia’s 1st online Dairy Youth Expo.
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Australia’s Dairy Youth Expo Outline Overview
- Virtual ONLINE All breeds Youth Show for the Dairy Youth of Australia.
- Entries must be from Animals and Youth from Australia
- Youth don’t have to necessarily own the animal they enter
- Entries Open September 1st and close 5pm October 5th 2020
- Open to all dairy breeds
- Judging will take place 2nd week October by International Judge Kevin Ziemba
- An animal can only be entered in one class.
- Each Youth participant can enter up to 2 entries per class
- Online presentation of results will be presented at 11am (Vict Time) Saturday 17th October
- Ribbons, Trophies and Prize Money will be posted out to all placings
- Entries are to be all entered via 15 to 30 seconds of video footage taken on a phone or tablet.
- All youth that enter a video in the competition will receive an Australian Dairy Youth T-Shirt and Hat
- Class 1 – Heifer born after 1st Jan 2020 Entered by Junior Youth
- Class 2 – Heifer born after 1st Jan 2020 Entered by Senior Youth
- Class 3 – Heifer born 1st Oct to 31st Dec 2019 Entered by Junior Youth
- Class 4 – Heifer born 1st Oct to 31st Dec 2019 Entered by Senior Youth
- Class 5 – Heifer born 1st July to 30th Sept 2019 Entered by Junior Youth
- Class 6 – Heifer born 1st July to 30th Sept 2019 Entered by Senior Youth
- Class 7 – Heifer born 1st Jan to 30th June 2019 Entered by Junior Youth
- Class 8 – Heifer born 1st Jan to 30th June 2019 Entered by Senior Youth
Junior Youth Class – To be Youth aged 4 Years to 14 Years as at 1st July 2020
Senior Youth Class– To be Youth aged 15 Years to 25 Years as at 1st July 2020
Prize money for each class will be: 1st $50 2nd $30 3rd $20
Each breed will be awarded a Judges Choice Award (prizes awarded by the respective breed society)
We thank the breed societies for the support of this Youth Event.
HOW TO ENTER:
- Simply pick out your favourite Heifer at the moment in the above age groups and take a 15 to 30 Second Video of her. (Videos to be no longer than 30 seconds)
- She must be lead and it is your choice if you wish to clip her or not, we encourage you strongly to present her washed and clean if not clipped.
- Show whites are not required but neat casual dress code.
- Video footage is to only be of the animal in the class not multiple heifers in background.
- Video footage entries to be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org with the Official Entry form by 5pm October 5th 2020. You can take a photo or scan of the completed entry form to make it easier to send with your video footage.
- Each video is to be emailed separately with its own Entry Form to email@example.com
- Please don’t send multiple videos and multiple entry forms together.
Take a listen to this years judge Mr Kevin Ziemba, New York State USA
A video below with some Handy Tips and an Overview of Breed Societies Prizes and Support.