ATTENTION JUNIOR SHOW EXHIBITORS :


Before submitting entries for the NJSA SOUTHWEST REGIONAL, please review the following information:

  1. Complete a separate entry form for each exhibitor.
    1. All information must be completed and proper fees submitted before an entry will be processed.
    2. Entries are nonrefundable.
    3. ALL entries are due by Aug. 8, 2018. Late entry fees double after the posted deadline and fees will triple 10 days prior to the start of the show.
    4. Due to online security restrictions, technical difficulties may occur if submitting online entries from a school, business, or other public domain.
  2. Exhibitor entry requirements:
    1. Exhibitors may enter up to six total gilts, which can include a maximum of two crossbred gilts.
    2. Exhibitors may enter up to six total barrows, which can include a maximum of two crossbred barrows.
    3. Exhibitors must show one purebred gilt for every one crossbred gilt and one purebred barrow for every one crossbred barrow.
  3. Animal requirements:
    1. All hogs must be born Jan. 1, 2018 or after.
    2. All hogs must be owned by the exhibitor as of July 16, 2018.
    3. All weights on barrows and crossbred gilts are declared by exhibitor. Test scales will be available.
    4. Weight Limit Barrows: 290 lbs. maximum with 15 lb. weighback.
    5. Weight Limit on Crossbred Gilts: 375 lbs. maximum (no minimum weight limit) with 15 lb. weighback.
  4. Entry fee information:
    1. Junior purebred barrow and gilt entry fees are $30 per entry (late fees double after deadline)
    2. Junior crossbred barrow and gilt entry fees are $40 per entry (late fees double after deadline)
    3. A $15 Junior Participation Fee has been added to exhibit at each NJSA event.
      • This fee is applied towards expenses associated with NJSA events.
      • The participation fee will be paid at each show that the NJSA member participates in during the NJSA show calendar year. This excludes affiliate events.
  5. Additional contest information:
    1. While completing entries, exhibitors will have the opportunity to enter in additional competitions. Rules for each contest can be found in online in the NJSA Handbook.
  6. Additional exhibitor information:
    1. Due to space limitations, exhibitors will be provided one pen for every two pigs. Sibling’s pigs will be penned together if exhibiting an odd number of animals.
    2. Exhibitors MUST bring registration papers, certificate of veterinary inspection (CVI) and a copy of their YQCA/PQA Plus card or certificate to check-in at the show.
    3. Age divisions for exhibitors will be designated using January 1, 2018.
    4. ALL Animals must be officially identified with a Federally approved, permanently numbered ear tag.

    For a complete list of NJSA rules and regulations, please review the NJSA Handbook.

    For more information on the Southwest Regional, call the NJSA at 765.463.3594 ext. 101 or email ellen@nationalswine.com.