Otero County Fair and
                              Rodeo, Alamogordo, New Mexico
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Indoor Exhibits
* Home Economics and Crafts
* Farm Products
* Fine Arts
* Flower Show
* Photography
* 4-H Exhibits
* Agricultural Mechanics Contest
* School Art
Farm Products Sponsors
Grand Champion trophy:
   Jim & Alice Money
Junior Grand Champion trophy:
   Jim & Alice Money
Photos: Farm Products
Best
                                              of Variety 2016
Best of Variety 2016


2016 Entries

Grand Champion
                                                  2012
Former Grand Champion
Junior Champion
                                                  2012
Former Junior Champion
2012
Otero County Fair, Indoor Exhibits: Farm Products
 

2016 Youth Winners
2016 Adult Winner
2016 Youth Winners
2016 Adult Winner

Entries:

  Entries close at 9:30 am on the Wednesday of the fair.

Entry Fees:
   There are no Entry Fees
   For information call: (575) 430-2081

General eligibility and instructions

1. Competition is open to anyone in Otero County.

2. Only one entry per category is allowed.

3. Only products grown by the exhibitors may be displayed.

4. Varieties must be labeled in all categories and ribbons will be awarded for the best three (3) entries for any one variety or division.

5. Entries will be delivered to the Fairgrounds and all entries, ribbons and awards removed in accordance with the Calendar of Events and Delivery Times for Exhibits shown in the Fairbook.
 
 
 

CATEGORIES

   Category 1 Junior (youth 12 and under)
   Category 2 Adult


DIVISION 1 - Vegetables
Classes
  1 Asparagus, 1 lb.
  2 Beans, any variety, 1 lb.
  3 Beets, stock, 3
  4 Broccoli, 1 lb.
  5 Cabbage, any kind, 1
  6 Cantaloupe, any variety, 1
  7 Carrots, 3
  8 Cauliflower, 1
  9 Celery, any variety, 3 stalks
10 Corn, any variety, 3 ears
11 Cucumbers, any variety, 3
12 Egg Plant, 1
13 Garlic, 3
14 Green Peas, 1 lb.
15 Okra, table size, 1 lb.
16 Onions, any variety, 3
17 Peppers, any variety, 3
18 Potatoes, any variety, 3
19 Pumpkin, any variety, 1
20 Squash, any variety, 1
21 Turnips, white, 3
22 Tomatoes, any variety, 3
23 Watermelon, any variety, 1
DIVISION 2 - Fruit
Classes
24 Apples, any variety, 3
25 Figs, 3
26 Grapes, any variety, 1 lb.
27 Nectarines, 3
28 Peaches, any variety, 3
29 Pears, any variety, 3
30 Plums, any variety, 3
31 Pomegranates, 3
32 Strawberries, 1 lb.
DIVISION 3 - Honey
Classes
33 Honey, 1 pint

DIVISION 4 - Nuts
Classes
34 Pecans, all cl., 1 pint
35 Pistachios, 1 pint
36 Jojobe, 1 lb.
DIVISION 5 - Head and Ear Grains
Classes
37 Corn, any variety, 3
38 Sunflower, 1 head
39 Other
DIVISION 6 - Grains and Seeds
Classes
40 Grain Sorghum, all varieties
41 Sweet Sorghum, all varieties
42 Cow Peas
43 Pinto Beans
44 Beans, other field variety
DIVISION 7 - Sheaf Forage
Classes
45 Sweet Sorghum, any variety
46 Hegari
47 Corn
DIVISION 8 - Grass and Forage
Classes
48 Alfalfa, one bale (black)
Awards
1. The Grand Champion exhibitor will be awarded a trophy and a Rosette. The trophy is sponsored by Jim & Alice Money in memory of Fred Apel, longtime Chairman of the Farm Products Department. Divisions 1-9 will be considered in awarding the Grand Champion trophy.

2. There will be a special category for youth 12 years of age and under, using the same divisions.  The Junior Grand Champion trophy is sponsored by Jim & Alice Money. A Junior Grand Champion Rosette will also be presented. Divisions 1-9 will be considered in awarding the Junior Grand Champion trophy.


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Otero County Fair Association
401 Fairgrounds Road, Alamogordo, New Mexico 88310

Phone: (575) 434-0788

oterocountyfair@yahoo.com

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8am to 5pm

          Otero County Fair Association, 2017