2022 Entry form coming soon!

A warm welcome this year to all traditional pedigree British pigs.

Please note the only boars permitted in the show will be in the specialist section classes (classes 9 & 10).

This year, Penistone agricultural show is honoured to host the Berkshire Pig Breeders club Champion of Champions within the pig section. This will see the finest of the Berkshire pig breed represented at Penistone, and the ultimate crowing of their finest example within the pig section alongside some of the best examples of the other traditional breeds of pig.

Berkshire boars only eligible to enter classes 9,10 and 15 as no other breed boars are entering the show. All Berkshire sows and gilts are eligible for entry to other coloured pig classes.

SECTION SECRETARY

Lee Dunkley

Email: pigs.secretary@penistoneshow.com

Information & Guidance

All entries must arrive no later than the 27th August 2022 (late entries will be returned).

ALL exhibitors will be emailed an e-ticket for entry to the show

Fee is £5 per pig per class (or £5 for a pair in Class 11 – Matching Pair)

Judging will commence at 9am

Pigs to be penned by 8am, pigs arriving after this time will be refused entry

Pigs must not leave until the end of the show.

Water and bedding will be on offer

P.A.S can offer both camping with facilities* and parking in the vicinity of the pig section for exhibitors

(*if wishing to camp please make a note on entry form)

Please note, pens only available for pigs, there will be a separate area for exhibitors and their equipment. Number of pens required (pigs only) to be included on entry form.

General

Class 17 PRIZES

Supreme Champion £125

Reserve Champion £75

1st Reserve £50

 

Classes 1-8 & 11-14 PRIZES

1st place £40

2nd place £25

3rd place £12

4th place £6

 

Class 15 comes with Rosette award and bags of pig food donated by Goldthorpes Mill, this class is free to enter.

White pigs
Judge: To be confirmed
Entry Fee: £5 per class
Prize(s): See Information and Guidance for prize details
Judging:

Classes

1 – Sow any age
2 – Gilt, born 1/7/21 – 31/12/21
3 – January gilt, born after 1/1/22
4 – Best white pig in show (judged from winners of classes 1-3)
Information & Guidance

1st place £40

2nd place £25

3rd place £12

4th place £6

Coloured pigs
Judge: To be confirmed
Entry Fee: £5 per class
Prize(s): See Information and Guidance for prize details
Judging:

Classes

5 – Sow any age
6 – Gilt, born 1/7/21 – 31/12/21
7 – January gilt, born after 1/1/22
8 – Best coloured pig in show (judged from winners of classes 5-7)
9 – Berkshire boar, born 1/7/21 – 31/12/21
10 – Berkshire boar, born after 1/1/22
Information & Guidance

Classes 5 to 8

1st place £40

2nd place £25

3rd place £12

4th place £6

 

Classes 9 and 10

Prizes to be confirmed

Mixed pigs
Judge: To be confirmed
Entry Fee: £5 per class
Prize(s): See Information and Guidance for prize details
Judging:

Classes

11 – Matched Pair
Information & Guidance

1st place £40

2nd place £25

3rd place £12

4th place £6

Young Handler and Novice
Judge: To be confirmed
Entry Fee: £5 per class
Prize(s): See Information and Guidance for prize details
Judging:

Classes

12 – Young Handler – Male (aged 18 years and under)
13 – Young Handler – Female (aged 18 years and under)
14 – Best Novice Handler (aged 19 years and over)
Information & Guidance

1st place £40

2nd place £25

3rd place £12

4th place £6

Novelty
Judge: To be confirmed
Entry Fee: FREE
Prize(s): See Information and Guidance for prize details
Judging:

Classes

15 – Best Fancy Dress (pig and handler)
Information & Guidance

Class 15 comes with Rosette award and bags of pig food donated by Goldthorpes Mill, this class is free to enter.

Championship Classes
Judge: To be confirmed
Entry Fee: FREE – chosen from winners in other classes as detailed
Prize(s): See Information and Guidance for prize details
Judging:

Classes

16 – Berkshire Pig Breeders club Champion of Champions (judged from highest placed Berkshire pigs in classes 5-10)
17 – Best pig in show (judged from winners of classes 4 & 8), Supreme Champion, Reserve Champion and 1st Reserve
Information & Guidance

Class 17 PRIZES

Supreme Champion £125

Reserve Champion £75

1st Reserve £50