SUPERINTENDENTS:    LeeAnn Libby 815-291-7378  & Thelma Meeks

  • 1. All entries must comply with the Home Economics Rules and Regulations .
  • 2. Single entries cannot be used in group entries.
  • 3. All canned foods must have been canned within the year.
  • 4. Meats, fruits and vegetables must be canned and sealed in standard canning jars. Please remove all canning rings.
  • 5. Rusty lids will be disqualified.
  • 6. NEW: Judges will open jars and Canned Goods (fruits, vegetables, juices, pickles and meats) WILL BE TASTED. Bring two (2) jars from the same batch: one (1) for tasting and one (1) for display. Tasting jars can be picked up within two (2) hours after judging is completed. Jars not picked up will be disposed.
  • 7. An award in remembrance of Grace Julius will be given to the person who has won the most Blue Ribbons in this division during Fair Week.

CANNED FRUITS

PREMIUMS: $3.50-2.50-1.75-1

  • O1001 – Apples
  • O1002 – Applesauce
  • O1003 – Apricots
  • O1004 – Bing Cherries
  • O1005 – Red Cherries
  • O1006 – Blackberries
  • O1007 – Black Raspberries
  • O1008 – Red Raspberries
  • O1009 – Peaches
  • O1010 – Pears
  • O1011 – Pineapple
  • O1012 – Plums
  • O1013 – Rhubarb-cut
  • O1014 – Strawberries
  • O1015 – Mixed Fruits*

PREMIUMS: $4.75-3.75-3-1

  • O1016 – Best Exhibit; three (3) kinds of canned fruit

PREMIUMS: $5-4-3.25-1.50

  • O1017 – Best Exhibit: five (5) kinds of canned fruit

BUTTERS

PREMIUMS: $3.50-2.50-1.75-1

  • O1050 – Apple
  • O1051 – Peach
  • O1052 – Pear
  • O1053 – Plum
  • O1054 – Pumpkin

PRESERVES

PREMIUMS: $3.50-2.50-1.75-1

  • O1059 – Blackberry
  • O1060 – Black Raspberry
  • O1061 – Red Raspberry
  • O1062 – Cherry
  • O1063 – Peach
  • O1064 – Plum
  • O1065 – Rhubarb
  • O1066 – Strawberry
  • O1067 – Mixed Fruit*

CANNED VEGETABLES

PREMIUMS: $3.50-2.50-1.75-1

  • O1072 – Asparagus
  • O1073 – Green Beans
  • O1074 – Lima Beans
  • O1075 – Yellow Beans
  • O1076 – Beets – any variety*
  • O1077 – Carrots
  • O1078 – Corn
  • O1079 – Peas
  • O1080 – Pumpkin
  • O1081 – Sauerkraut
  • O1082 – Succotash
  • O1083 – Tomatoes – whole
  • O1084 – Stewed Tomatoes
  • O1085 – Vegetable Soup Mix
  • PREMIUMS: $4.25-3.25-2.75-1
  • O1086 – Best Exhibit – three (3) kinds

PREMIUMS: $4.50-3.50-2.75-1

  • O1087 – Best Exhibit – five (5) kinds

JUICES

PREMIUMS: $3.50-2.50-1.75-1

  • O1024 – Tomato
  • O1025 – Mixed Vegetable
  • O1026 – Mixed Fruits*

JELLIES

PREMIUMS: $3.50-2.50-1.75-1

  • O1031 – Apple
  • O1032 – Blackberry
  • O1033 – Black Raspberry
  • O1034 – Red Raspberry
  • O1035 – Cherry
  • O1036 – Currant
  • O1037 – Elderberry
  • O1038 – Grape
  • O1039 – Plum
  • O1040 – Rhubarb
  • O1041 – Strawberry
  • O1042 – Mixed Fruits*
  • O1043 – Pepper Jelly – any kind*

PREMIUMS: $4.50-3.75-3-1

  • O1044 – Best Exhibit: three (3) kinds of Jelly

PREMIUMS: $5-4.25-3.25-1

  • O1045 – Best Exhibit: five (5) kinds of Jelly

PICKLES

PREMIUMS: $3.50-2.50-1.75-1

  • O1092 – Bean
  • O1093 – Beet
  • O1094 – Bread and Butter
  • O1095 – Cinnamon Stick
  • O1096 – Cucumber – sweet
  • O1097 – Dill
  • O1098 – Mixed
  • O1099 – Mustard
  • O1100 – Peach
  • O1101 – Watermelon
  • O1102 – Zucchini
  • O1103 – Apple Rings

RELISHES

PREMIUMS: $3.50-2.50-1.75-1

  • O1108 – Chili Sauce
  • O1109 – Corn Relish
  • O1110 – Cucumber Relish
  • O1111 – Green Tomato Relish
  • O1112 – Salsa
  • O1113 – Spaghetti Sauce
  • O1114 – Tomato Catsup
  • O1115 – Zucchini Relish

CANNED MEAT

PREMIUMS: $4.25-3.25-2.50-1.50

  • O1120 – Beef
  • O1121 – Chicken
  • O1122 – Pork
  • O1123 – Sausage
  • O1124 – Wild Game – venison, rabbit, pheasant, quail, etc.*

SPECIAL EXHIBIT

PREMIUMS: $7-6.50-5.75-1

  • O1129 – Balanced Meal Display – six (6) jars; one (1) each of meat, green vegetable, yellow or red vegetable, pickle or relish, jelly or preserve and fruit.