Thank you to Canadian Cooperative Wool Growers
for sponsoring our 2022 Fleece Show and Sale!
Producers from across the country are invited to enter their fleeces for judging. Fleeces may also be sold through the silent auction which runs until 3:00 pm on Saturday September 10.
– MAIL IN: to 441 Lariviere Street, Winnipeg MB, R2H 1A5. Fleeces will be accepted by mail from August 15 to Friday September 2, 2022
Date: Friday September 9 5:00 pm to Saturday September 10 3:00 pm
Date: September 9, 2022
Location: Red River Exhibition Place
Judge: Susie Gourlay
Fleeces can be submitted for sale in the silent auction without being entered into the judging. The cost is $5 per fleece.
Wool Classes: (All classes include miscellaneous crossbred wools)
White Wool: 1 – Fine: ex) – Cormo, Polwarth, Rambouillet, Targhee
2 – Medium/Down ex) – Arcott, Cheviot, Corriedale, Dorset, Clun Forest, Suffolk
3 – Long: ex) – BFL, Cotswold, Lincoln, Romney,
Coloured Wool: 4- – Fine: ex) – Finn, Polwarth
5 – Medium/Down: – ex) Black Welsh, Columbia, Corriedale, Hampshire
6 – Long: ex) – Border Leicester, Coopworth, Gotland, Romney
7 – Double coated and dual coloured fleeces such as Jacob, Icelandic, Romanov, Soay or Shetland for example.
Angora Fibre: 10 – Fleeces from angora goats
Fleeces may be re-classed, in the best interest of the fleece, using the judge’s discretion.
Ribbons will be awarded to First, Second and Third place in each category.
Champions will be awarded for each class — White wools, Coloured Wools and Specialty wools. The highest overall scoring fleece will be awarded Supreme Champion.