Two swine show events will be held, the World Pork Expo Junior National, where participants vie for more than $50,000 in premiums, and the World Pork Expo Breed Show and Sale, featuring some of the top seedstock in the nation. The shows will be held in the swine barn and sheep barn. Last year’s overall top-selling boar brought $58,000.

            Take a look at this year’s show lineup:

World Pork Expo Junior National Swine Show
June 7-10, 2005
A joint event between NJSA, CPS, ABA and NSPA with more than $50,000 in premiums.

Special premiums for top five barrows overall:
Champion: $10,000
Reserve Champion: $5,000
3rd place: $2,500
4th place: $1,500
5th place: $1,000

Wednesday, June 8

1:30 p.m. Crossbred Barrow Show

4 p.m. Purebred Barrow Show

Ring A: Berkshire, Chester White, Poland China, Spotted

Ring B: Duroc, Hampshire, Landrace, Yorkshire

Thursday, June 9

8 a.m.: Showmanship

Ring A: Junior, followed by Novice

Ring B: Senior, followed by Intermediate

1 p.m.: Purebred Gilt Show

Ring A: Berkshire, Chester White, Poland China, Spotted

Ring B: Duroc, Hampshire, Landrace, Yorkshire

Followed by the Crossbred Market Gilt Show

Friday, June 10

8 to 9:30 a.m.: Judging Contest Registration

10 a.m.: Judging Contest

12:30 p.m.: Novice Judging Contest

3 p.m.: All World Pork Junior National hogs are released, but are encouraged to stay through Saturday for the World Pork Expo Purebred Sale.

World Pork Expo Breed Show and Sale
Presented by the National Swine Registry
June 10-11, 2005

Friday, June 10

7:30 a.m. Breed Show

Ring A:             Hampshire
                        Duroc
                        Landrace
                        Yorkshire

9:30 a.m. Breed Show

Ring B:             Chester White
                        Spotted
                        Berkshire

Saturday, June 11

7:30 a.m. Breed Sale

Ring A:             Hampshire
                        Duroc
                        Landrace
                        Yorkshire

9:30 a.m. Breed Sale

Ring B:             Chester White
                        Spotted
                        Poland China
                       Berkshire

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