Virtual Junior Flowers & Vegetables Section 2021

Section VJFV Juniors (9 years of age and under) or Youth (10 years of age and older)

Sponsored by: The Uxbridge Horticultural Society

Associate Director - Carolyn Lovdal (905) 852-6828

2021 FAIR THEME - "Fields and Furrows"

Please note that all exhibits MUST be received by Tuesday, September 7, 2021.

RULES:

1. This year, entries are only being judged by photo using AssistExpo. Photos of entries are due through the Fair's AssistExpo website by 11:59pm on Tuesday, September 7, 2021. For details about how to enter using AssistExpo, please visit www.uxbridgefair.ca.

2. EXHIBITOR INFORMATION MUST BE COMPLETED IN FULL. (Including age)

3. Age level - as of September 1, 2021 for determining division.

4. Exhibits will be judged in recognition of a child's capability and age.

5. The flowers and vegetables must be obtained from the family garden unless otherwise stated.

6. See "Helpful Hints" in the adult vegetable section.

7. Junior prize winning must be picked up at The Bridge Social between Tuesday, September 14 and Saturday, September 18, 2021 during business hours. See www.thebridgesocial.ca for more details.


JUNIOR:

Prizes: 1st: $3.00, 2nd: $2.00, 3rd: $1.50, 4th: $1.00

1.

Marigolds - 3 blooms, any size

2.

Bouquet of Wildflowers Prizes: 1st: $3, 2nd: $2, 3rd: $1.50, 4th: $1, 5th: $0

3.

Tomatoes - Red - 3 on a plate Prizes: 1st: $3, 2nd: $2, 3rd: $1.50, 4th: $1, 5th: $0

4.

Tastiest Soup Ever - a collection of veggies in a pot Prizes: 1st: $3, 2nd: $2, 3rd: $1.50, 4th: $1, 5th: $0

5.

Child's Choice/Most Oddly Shaped Vegetable (named) Prizes: 1st: $3, 2nd: $2, 3rd: $1.50, 4th: $1, 5th: $0

6.

Zucchini - largest by weight Prizes: 1st: $3, 2nd: $2, 3rd: $1.50, 4th: $1, 5th: $0

Please photograph on a scale with measurements visible in either grams or kilgrams to two decimal places.

7.

Decorate a Corn Cob as a Farmer - lots of accessories allowed Prizes: 1st: $3, 2nd: $2, 3rd: $1.50, 4th: $1, 5th: $0

YOUTH:

Prizes: 1st: $3.00, 2nd: $2.00, 3rd: $1.50, 4th: $1.00

8.

Collection of Garden Flowers - in a Mason jar (name if possible)

9.

Simply Green / A Bouquet of Green Plants Only

10.

My Favourite Flower - must be labelled

11.

3 Carrots - 1 large, 1 medium and 1 small

12.

Red or Green Peppers - 2 of same colour, leave some stem

13.

3 Different Herbs - 3 stems in vase (named)

14.

Weirdest Vegetable You Can Find! (named)

15.

Carve and Decorate a Pumpkin - open to anyone 12 years of age and younger

EXTRAORDINARY:

16.

Sky's the Limit! Tallest Flower, any variety (NOT Sunflowers) - Prizes: 1st: $5, 2nd: $3, 3rd: $2, 4th: $1

Please hold a tape measure alongside it from the gound up.

17.

Build a display or item that represents your favourite thing at the Fair - Prizes: 1st: $25, 2nd: $15, 3rd: $10

use veggies, flowers, twigs, and anything natural (no manmade items). Please label your creation.

Sponsored by SAVVY COMPUTER SOLUTIONS

18.

Make a piece of farm equipment with fruits & veggies & a few accessories - Prizes: 1st: $25, 2nd: $15, 3rd: $10

Sponsored by Zephyr Organics FARM SHARE