14 May 2019 - 17 May 2019
Nampo Park
Bothaville, Free State, 9660

The clash of the cobs

The biggest battle of all time is taking place at this year’s Nampo and you are invited to be a part of the fun. If you think you have what it takes to be crowned the fastest sheller, then join us for the Sheller Sneller competition at Nampo 2019 between 14 and 17 May 2019. The competition will take place every day from 10:00 to 14:00 at the Bayer Networking Corner. Winners will be announced daily, and the winner of the week will walk away with the grand prize.

The competition works as follows


There are three categories:

  • 0-10 years
  • 11-18 years
  • 18 years and over

The contestant to shell a maize cob in the fastest time, will be the winner for the day in their respective category.

Daily winners in each category will be awarded the following prizes:

  • 0-10 years: R500
  • 11-18 years: R1000
  • 18 years and over: R1500

The daily winners’ shelling times will be taken into account for the grand prizes, which will be announced on Friday, 17 May 2019.

For more information about the Bayer Networking Corner and the Bayer Product Exhibition at Nampo 2019, CLICK HERE