Department M:
Canned Goods

Department M: Rules (2021)
Department M: Entry Form (2021)

Chairman: Nancy Sisson

Committee: Debbie Davis

SPECIAL AWARDS:

Most Original/Unusual RELISH: In Memory of August Buchta; Sponsored by the Buchta Family

MOST POINTS: In Memory of Ellen Graver; Sponsored by the Graver Family

MOST ORIGINAL JAM/JELLY: In Memory of Grace Sisson and son, Bob Sisson; Sponsored by Nancy Sisson

ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED ONLY IN CLASSES LISTED

1. Entries close 5:00 P.M., Saturday, September 11, 2021.

2. Absolutely NO Entries will be accepted after Saturday, September 11, 2021

3. Products without proper entry number will not be accepted for judging.

4. Exhibits will be accepted between 5:00 P.M. and 9:00 P.M., Thursday, September 16, 2021

5. Exhibits are to remain in place until closing, Sunday, September 19, 2021. The tent will close at 6:00 P.M. and exhibits will be available after 7:00 P.M.

6. Exhibits must have been made by the exhibitor, this year.

7. All exhibits must be properly labeled, without exhibitor’s name, please. Example: Red Pepper Relish, June 2021.

8. Canned fruit, vegetables, pickles, etc., must be in standard quart or pint jars.

9. Vinegars must be in bottles. Fancy bottles preferred, uniform in height and quantity
for collections.

10. Jellies and Jams must be in BASIC jelly glasses ONLY. (4oz., 8oz., 16oz.) NO WAX ACCEPTED IN JARS.

11. An item cannot be entered into miscellaneous if there is a class for it..ie. Raspberry Jam, Class 77.

12. Judging WILL be on visual quality of the contents, neatness of packing, condition of product and cleanliness of container. (No jars will be opened.)

13. Best in Show for each Category will receive a rosette.

14. Ribbons for 1st, 2nd and 3rd will be awarded in each class.

15. Please check classes carefully. Any questions, contact the chairman

16. Collections: Please read coordinating instructions as per jar size and numb er of jars in each collection.

17. Under Honey/Maple category use class number and letter “C” or “N” to designate commercial or non-commercial exhibitor. Premium will be awarded in both categories.