Open, youth entries due August 19, new online registration program available
Exhibitors in the nation's largest dairy show can this year enter cattle and teams online for the 2016 All-American Dairy Show, featuring the Premier National Junior Events, set for September 17-22, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg.
Find information on show classes, contests, rules and regulations, sponsors, and lodging and contact information in this year's premium list, available online, mailed in Farmshine newspaper, and at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center.
All open show and Premier National Junior Events entries and payments are due August 19. The last day for late entries is September 2.
A new user-friendly online entry program is available at www.allamerican.state.pa.us, or hard copy entry forms can be mailed to the All-American Dairy Show, Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center, 2300 N. Cameron Street, Harrisburg, PA 17110.
Entry deadline for the All-American Invitational Youth Dairy Cattle Judging Contest is September 19, and September 20 for the Junior Management Contest and the Dairy Judging Forum.
Registration forms for the judging and management contests are available at www.allamerican.state.pa.us, and should be mailed into the show office.
Contestants for the All-American Youth Showmanship Contest can sign up in the Large Arena from 4:30-6 p.m. Saturday, September 17, and 7:30-8:30 a.m. Sunday, September 18.
Submissions for the art contest must be delivered to the Cameron Street Lobby during Premier National Junior Events check-in between 12-4 p.m. on September 17.
The show is September 17-22 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and features the Premier National Junior Events September 17-20.
Visit www.allamerican.state.pa.us to find more details about the All-American Dairy Show. The event features 22 shows in six days in addition to the nation's only all-dairy antiques show. Last year's show featured nearly 3,000 animals and 1,500 exhibitors from around the country.