Swine Department

please note the change of location: swine shows are now at darke county fairgrounds

800 Sweitzer Street, Greeenville, Ohio, 45331

Swine Committee Co-Chair
Kelly Morgan
kmorgan@ohiopork.org
(614) 537-7325

Swine Committee Co-Chair
Kyle Culp
culp.1045gmail.com
(260) 223-3578

OYLE Executive Committee Representative
Megan Wendt
megan@theoyle.com
(419) 566-1499

swine sessions schedule - updated 07-29-20

Session 4
August 7
Crossbred Gilts

Friday, Aug 7 

6:00 am - Earliest hogs can arrive on the grounds

9:00 am – All hogs must be on the grounds

8:00 am – 10:00 am – Check-in

10:00 am – All weigh cards must be turned in

11:00 am – Mandatory Exhibitor and Parent meeting

12:00 pm – Showmanship

Immediately following showmanship  – Crossbred Gilts

(shown lightest to heaviest)

Ring A (North) – Odd Numbered Classes – 1, 3, 5

Ring B (South) – Even Numbered Classes – 2, 4, 6

 

Session 1
August 8 – 10
Crossbred Barrows

Saturday, Aug 8

7:00 pm – Earliest hogs can arrive  

**No arrival between 12:01 am and 6:00 am Aug 9**

Sunday, Aug 9

10:00 am – 2:30 pm – Check-in

2:00 pm – All hogs must be on the grounds

2:30 pm – All weigh cards must be turned in

4:00 pm – Mandatory Exhibitor and Parent meeting

5:00 pm – Showmanship

Monday, Aug 10

8:00 am – Crossbred Barrow show (shown lightest to heaviest)

Ring A (North) – Odd Numbered Classes – 1, 3, 5

Ring B (South) – Even Numbered Classes – 2, 4, 6

 

Session 2
August 11 – 13
Purebred Barrows

Tuesday, Aug 11

6:00 pm – Earliest hogs can arrive

7:00 – 9:00 pm – Check-in

**No arrival between 12:01 am and 6:00 am Aug 12**

Wednesday, Aug 12

8:00 am – All hogs must be on the grounds

8-10 am – check-in

10 am – all weigh cards must be turned in

11:00 am – Mandatory Exhibitor and Parent meeting

12 pm – Purebred barrows (shown lightest to heaviest)

Ring A (North) – Berkshire, Chester, Hereford, Poland, Spot and Tamworth

Ring B (South) – Duroc, Hampshire, Landrace and Yorkshire

Champion drive will follow the completion of the purebred barrow show.

Thursday, Aug 13

8:00 am – Showmanship

 

Session 3
August 14 – 16
Purebred Gilts

Friday, Aug 14

6:00 pm – Earliest hogs can arrive

7:00 – 9:00 pm – Check-in

**No arrival between 12:01 am and 6:00 am Aug 15**

Saturday, Aug 15

10:00 am – All hogs must be on the grounds

8:00 am – 12:00 pm – Check-in

1:00 pm – Mandatory Exhibitor and Parent meeting

2:00 pm – Showmanship

Sunday, Aug 16

8:00 am – Purebred Gilts (shown youngest to oldest)

Ring A (North) – Berkshire, Chester, Hereford, Poland, Spot and Tamworth

Ring B (South) – Duroc, Hampshire, Landrace and Yorkshire

 

 

Thursday, Aug 20

5:00 pm - Online Gilt Auction on showpig.com

Hotels, Camping, and Fairgrounds Information

Recommended hotels:

Holiday Inn Express, Greenville: (937) 548-1328
Quality Inn, Greenville: (937) 316-5252
Holiday Inn Express, Brookville: (937) 833-9998 or use code OSL on website

Ask for the Ohio Youth Livestock Expo!

 

Camping:

For camping reservations, please call the fairgrounds at (937) 548-5044 or email contact@darkecountyfair.com.

More information can be found at https://darkecountyfair.com/camping/

 

Golf carts, etc:

Golf carts and Gators are permitted on the Darke County Fairgrounds, but do require a permit. Call the fairgrounds at (937) 548-5044. Please note that dogs are not allowed on the fairgrounds.

Judges

Market Barrows
Kelton Mason
Justin Rodibaugh

Market Barrow Showmanship
Adrian Austin
Kane Austin
Breanna Lawyer
Seth Lawyer

Purebred Breeding Gilts
Bret Beyers
Todd Beyers

Purebred Breeding Gilt Showmanship
Aimee Inskeep
Lynsee Pullen

Crossbred Breeding Gilts Showmanship and Show
Doug Albright
Jason Corya