2017

DEPARTMENT K

HORTICULTURE

 

Premiums Offered

$443.00

Scott Connelly, Superintendent

Phone 815/535-8408

Email-sconelly@morrisontech.edu

 

All entries must be in writing.

  Entries in this department close the Saturday before the fair at Noon.  Articles to be exhibited may be brought in between 8:00 AM, and 4:00 PM the Monday before the fair.  Entries will be judged Monday evening.  Persons exhibiting must secure a membership ticket a cost of $20.00.

  All fruits must have been grown by exhibitor labeled true to name, and exhibited on plates.

  A plate shall consist of the following number of specimens according to the kind of fruit; five apples, eight crabapples, five pears, five peaches, ten plums, and four bunches of grapes.

  All fruits must have stems left on.

 

Award:

 Premier Exhibitor in Horticulture award. 

 Reserve Premier Exhibitor in Horticulture award.  It will be awarded on a point basis-5 points for a first place, 3 for a second place, and 1 point a third place with an added 1 point for each entry made and creditably shown in Department K.  Plates will be furnished by vegetable department.

 

Section 1

APPLES

 

Premiums: 1st-$5.00, 2nd-$4.00, 3rd-$3.00

 

1500-Delicious

1501-Duchess

1502-Snow

1503-Golden Delicious

1504-Grimes Delicious

1505-Jonathon

1506-McIntosh

1507-Northern Spy

1508-Stayman

1509-Tolman Sweet

1510-Weathy

1511-Winesap

1512-Wolf River

1513-Any Other One Variety

1514-Summer Or Early Fall Apples.  Premium: 1st-$6.00, 2nd-$5.00, 3rd-$4.00 (6 apples only, types must be named)

1515-Winter Apples.  Premium: 1st-$6.00, 2nd-$5.00, 3rd-$4.00 (6 apples only, types must be named)

 

Section 2

CRABAPPLES

 

Premiums: 1st-$5.00, 2nd-$4.00, 3rd-$3.00

1520-Whitney

1521-Siberian

1522-Hyslop

 

Section 3

PEARS

 

Premiums; 1st-$5.00, 2nd-$4.00, 3rd-$3.00

1525-Bartlett

1526-Duchess

1527-Keiffer

1528-Any other one variety (type must be named)

 

Section 4

PEACHES

 

Premiums: 1st-$5.00, 2nd-$4.00, 3rd-$3.00

1530-Any one variety (type must be named)

 

 

Section 5         

PLUMS

 

Premiums: 1st-$5.00, 2nd-$4.00, 3rd-$3.00

1535-Any one variety (type must be named)

 

Section 6

GRAPES

 

Premiums: 1st-$5.00, 2nd-$4.00, 3rd-$3.00

1540-Concord

1541-Delaware

1542-Niagara

1543-Any other one variety (type must be named)

 

Section 7

BERRIES

Premiums: 1st $5.00, 2nd-$4.00, 3rd-$3.00

1544-Any Edible Berry (Must name type)

Section 8

DISPLAY OF FRUITS

 

Premiums: 1st-$8.00, 2nd-$7.00, 3rd-$6.00

1550-Six Kinds Of Fruit (three specimens of each) Fruit only.

1551-Fruit Basket (best and most attractive, judged for maturity, edibility, assortment, and appearance) Fruit only.

1552-Apple Head Doll Premium: 1st-$6.00, 2nd-$5.00, 3rd-$4.00 (just for fun created and dressed by exhibitor, accessories as

         desired, and not previously shown here.  Fresh apple may be dried be exhibitor.)  Award for Apple Head Doll in memory of

         Shirley Daniels, donated by Five Star Enterprises, Morrison, IL.