Poultry: Meeting 1

In today’s meeting we discussed basic showing requirements. We covered each stage of showing and how to handle your chicken in and out of its cage, as well as present the bird to the judge, and walk it across a table.

We also discussed who is going to King City and who is going to Mid State, which children will be doing turkeys and meat birds as well as show birds.

Next meeting will be held before the general meeting January 17th @ 6pm at the Grange Hall ( club meeting at 6:30 )

Sheep and Dairy Goat – Meeting 2

Today’s meeting we covered some basic husbandry. Diet, hoof care, and exercise. We also started practicing naming the different parts of the sheep. Dan discussed where to get a sheep for the sheep project and mentioned he will be driving to a breeder down south to collect a sheep for anyone in need of a sheep for their project.