| 1921 to 2010
The New Forest Agricultural & Horticultural Association
held its first one day show in August 1921 at Bartley Cross.
Judging Cattle, Pigs, Goats, Poultry, Rabbits, Vegetables preceded parades of Cattle, Horses & Ponies. The day ended with Musical Stalls and Dancing.
Exhibitors & Sponsors included The South Hants Building Co, The Research Laboratories from Rue des Petits Pères in Paris with their veterinary preparations & of course the New Forest Agricultural Co-Operative Society.
The show charged an entrance fee of 2 shillings and 4 pence and earned £464, which Included £59 from entry fees, £137 from subscriptions, £26 from hire of stands, £157 from gate receipts, £13 from the sale of vegetables and £6 from the guessing competition (?).