Lincoln County Fair 

Copyright 2019​

YOUTH HORTICULTURE DIVISION 

Harvey Franklin and Steve Howerton

Total premiums offered: $100 

Maximum $4 for a Blue Ribbon. Bring exhibit in small, clear, disposable soft drink bottle to insure uniformity of show, for classes Y-9 through Y-18. 

Y561......Environmental Awareness: one page description of project must accompany item (type or printed neatly) to be eligible for entry. Select                   topic from: tree planting on city property, roadways, parks, etc, home landscaping, or composting. 

Y562......Production and Marketing: Vegetable garden planted for home and/or market use, the planting, production, or management of fruit                       plantings, the planting, production, or management of trees, shrubs, greenhouse crops or garden perennials. 

Y563......Experimental Horticulture: one page description of project must accompany entry item. Select from: “Science Fair” type of exhibit                             involving experimental work with plants, comparison of different varieties of vegetables or annual flowers, comparison of mulching or                     other cultural practices. 

Y564......Horticultural Project Exhibits: one page description of project must accompany entry. Select: how to propagate plants, how to force                         spring bulbs, how to start seeds, or how to dry herbs. 

Y565......Terrariums 

Y566 .....Dish Gardens (desert or tropical) 

Y567......Vegetable bucket garden (grown in container) 

Y568......Annual container garden (non vegetable) 

Y569......House plants 

Y570......Hanging baskets 

Y571......Herb Container Garden 

Y572......Window Box Display 

Y573......Upcycle Container Garden (Previously used container recycled, example, ........ wood pallet garden). 

Y574......Garden and/or Orchard Display – exhibit as many different fruits and/or vegetables from their garden as desired. Any size or type 

                   (minimum of five types) of produce may be displayed. The exhibit must be in a display container (box or basket) which can be easily moved. 

YLC1.....Arrangement-bud vase 

YLC2.....Arrangement-symmetrical design

YLC3.....Arrangement-free style design 

YLC4.....Double Bloom Petunia 

YLC5.....Single Bloom Petunia 

YLC6.....Marigold Bloom 

YLC7.....Rose Bloom 

YLC8.....Zinnia Bloom 

YLC9.....Other Annual Bloom 

YLC10...Coleus Foliage (1 stem, highly colored) 

YLC11...Gladioli Bloom 

YLC12...Blooming Potted Plant 

YLC13...Dahlia Bloom 

GARDEN YOUTH DIVISION

Total Premiums Offered-$200 

Maximum $4 for Blue Ribbon. 

Bring exhibits on paper plates in sealable plastic bags. 

575.........Tomato (5 per plate) Must be ripe (red or yellow color only) cherry type 

576.........Tomato (5 per plate) beef steak 

577.........Tomato (5 per plate) heirloom 

578.........Peppers, hot (5 per plate) 

579.........Peppers – bell (5 per plate) 

580.........Peppers – sweet (5 per plate) 

581.........Cucumbers, slicing (5 per plate) 

582.........Cucumbers, pickling (5 per plate) 

583.........Beans, snap or lima (12 per plate) 

584.........Corn, sweet (in the husk with silks) (5 ears per plate) 

585.........Cantaloupe (1 whole), halved 

586.........Largest Tomato (by weight) Must be ripe (red or yellow color only) 

588.........Largest Pumpkin (by weight) 

589.........Largest Watermelon (by weight) 

YLC14...Red Potatoes (5) 

YLC15...White Potatoes (5) 

YLC16...Onions (5) not peeled 

YLC17...Cabbage (1 head) 

YLC18...Carrots (plate of 5) 

YLC19...Beets (5 topped) 

YLC20...Eggplant (1 specimen) 

YLC21...Broccoli (1 bunch) 

YLC22...Okra (5) 

YLC23...Zucchini Squash (3) 

YLC24...Yellow Summer Squash (3) 

YLC25...Any other squash 

YLC26...Any other vegetable (not listed) 

YLC27...Red Delicious Apples (3) 

YLC28...Golden Delicious Apples (3) 

YLC29...Grimes Golden Apples (3) 

YLC30...Johnathan or Red Johnathan Apples (3) 

YLC31...Granny Smith Apples (3) 

YLC32...Pears (3) 

YLC33...Grapes (1 bunch) 

YLC34...Any other summer variety apples, Not listed (3) 

YLC35...June Apples (3) 

YLC36...Blueberries (12) 

YLC37...Plums (3) 

YLC38...Peas (6) 

YLC39...Peaches (3) 

YLC40...Blackberries (3) 

 

FIELD CROPS YOUTH DIVISION 

Total premiums offered $100.00 

Maximum $4.00 for blue ribbon 

 

TOBACCO (Division 2101) 

BURLEY-STRIPPED 

Y5...........Flying 

Y6...........Lug 

Y7...........Leaf 

Y8...........Tip 

BURLEY-BEST CROP 

Y15.........Best Crop, 4 grades 

DARK TOBACCO 

Y26.........4-H Best Crop (2 hands – 20 leaves each grade) 

GREEN TOBACCO (BY STICKS) 

Y31.........Dark 

Y33 ........Best potted growing plant of dark tobacco, any type 

Y36.........Burley 

Y39.........Best potted growing plant of burley tobacco 

 

HAY ..... (1/2 bale) 

Y600 .....Alfalfa hay, ½ bale (no full bales accepted) 

Y601 .....Red clover hay, ½ bale (no full bales accepted) 

Y602......Timothy hay, ½ bale (no full bales accepted) 

Y603......Other grass hay, ½ bale (no full bales accepted) 

Y604......Mixed hay, ½ bale (no full bales accepted) 

 

CORN 

Y605......Yellow-ear from previous year’s crop, 8 ears shucked 

Y606......Yellow-ear, from current year’s crop, 8 ears shucked 

Y607......Yellow, shelled from previous year’s crop in ½ gallon container 

Y608......White-ear from previous year’s crop, 8 ears shucked 

Y609......White-ear, from current year’s crop, 8 ears shucked 

Y610......White-shelled from previous year’s crop in ½ gallon container 

Y611......White popcorn-ear from previous year’s crops, 8 ears shucked 

Y612......Red popcorn-ear from previous year’s crops, 8 ears shucked 

Y613......Yellow popcorn-ear from previous year’s crop, 8 ears shucked 

 

SOYBEANS 

Y614......Soybeans from current year’s crop, Three stalks tied together below leaves 

Y615......Soybeans from previous year’s crop, 1 gallon zip lock bag 

 

SORGHUM 

Y617.......Grain sorghum from the current year’s crop, three stalks tied together below leaves 

Y618......Grain sorghum from previous year’s crop, 1 gallon zip lock bag 

Y619......Sweet sorghum from current year’s crop, three stalks tied together below leaves 

 

WHEAT 

Y620......Wheat from current year’s crop in ½ gallon container 

Y621......Barley from current year’s crop in ½ gallon container