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Every fall, farmers, ranchers and beef producers leave the farm to make the journey to Edmonton for Farmfair International. Boasting the highest prize purse in Canada, Farmfair International offers more than $300,000 in prizing for beef programs alone. With beefed-up cattle shows and sales, international buyers and the Trade Show, Farmfair International is definitely worth the trip.
The Grand Champions from all breeds and their owners will compete head to head for the Alberta Supreme Show titles and prizes.
Top bull pens will go head to head for top honours as they compete in Pens of 3 and 5. Up to $7,500 in prize money is up for grabs! Also returning for 2021 is the Commercial Cattlemen’s Day Luncheon presented by AFSC!
Farmfair International will be hosting an Open Steer and Heifer jackpot show featuring percentage and calendar calves. Application for the Elaine Hiller Memorial Scholarship is available.
One of Canada’s ideal destinations to conduct business in the beef cattle industry, Farmfair International features top quality genetics from purebred and commercial breeders.
Featuring young agriculture enthusiasts ages 5 – 21, the event allows junior exhibitors to showcase their cattle herds. Scholarship opportunities for the Jr. Futurity Commercial or the Jr. Futurity Open show!
This grand prize title is up for grabs as breeders enter their bull and heifer calves in the hopes of having the best of all breeds. Application for the Carol Eigner Memorial Scholarship is available.