GENEPLUS Pen Show Information Page
Pen Show eligible age for entries: September 1, 2018 – April 30, 2020
Entry deadline: October 1, 2020.
Entry Fee: $25/pen (All proceeds go to the IBBA Foundation)
Entries are limited to four entries per individual/ranch. Entry fees are due in full at the time of entry. Grand Champion and Reserve Grand females in each division will have the option to sell in the GENEPLUS Registered Female Sale on November 6th. Owner/s of a Sale Option female will have one hour at the conclusion of the show to declare female eligible for sale. Pen of Two champions will sell as buyer’s choice lots, with only one heifer selling per pen.
Lot tags will be provided for all entries for the purpose of the Sale Option. Females must be tagged prior to arrival at Chimney Rock.
A third party judge will be utilizing complete and current performance information from IBBA Regstr. Make sure all performance information is submitted to IBBA prior to October 15th. All heifers must be parent verified through IBBA prior to show day.
Females will be shown unhaltered in pens.
Animals must be clipped according to Show Eligibility and Inspection of Exhibits. No fitting will be allowed.
Animals must have current interstate health certificates and registration papers. All papers will be checked.
Females September 1, 2018 thru April 30, 2019 must be palpated safe and so noted on health certificates or have calf at side. Calves at side must be registered with the IBBA or the pair will not be allowed to show.
Make sure all tattoos/brands are legible and match registration papers. Cattle with incorrect tattoos/brands or any discrepancies are ineligible to show. Exhibitor must provide own feed, feed pans, water buckets, hay and bedding. Exhibitor is responsible for the care of their own cattle.
Divisions will be as follows:
Division 1: Pen of One Brangus Female
Division 2: Pen of One Ultrablack Female
Division 3: Pen of 2 Brangus and/or Ultrablack Females
Classes within each division: Sept-Dec 2018; Jan-April 2019; May-Aug 2019; Sept-Dec 2019; Jan-April 2020
Champion and Reserve champions will be crowned in each division with the option to sell, with a total of 6 pens allowed to sell in the GENEPLUS Female Sale November 6. Should the owner decline the option, an alternate will be selected by the judge. Pen of Two will sell as a buyer’s choice, only one heifer per pen selling.
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If you have any questions about the information contained in this packet, please feel free to contact Emmy Todd, firstname.lastname@example.org, or at (877) 436-3877.