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Maryland Poultry Swap April 25th 2015 "The Chicken Whisperer," Dr. Peter Brown and APA Judge Paul Gilroy

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Green Hill Farm

5329 Mondell Rd.

Sharpsburg, MD. 21782

 

ghfarm.org

 

April 25th 2015   8am-2pm

 

Admission  $2

Seller Spaces $20

 

 

 

Buy/Sell/Trade anything farm related, homemade, handcrafted or homegrown.  We have nearly a hundred vendors signed up already! Join us and have some fun.   Along with our large sales area, we will also have BBQ, bluegrass music, pony rides, coop tour, wine tasting, classes and workshops, farm raised cuts of pork, beef & lamb as well as chicken and rabbits.  

 

Schedule:

 

10:30 - A Lesson about Coccidiosis.  How it affects growth, prevention and treatment. 

The Chicken Doctor, Dr. Peter Brown, will be setting up a booth as well.  He will arrive fully stocked with poultry and livestock medications, vitamins, supplements, feeders & drinkers, leg bands and so much more.. including his extensive knowledge about avian health.  If you have a concern, be sure to stop in and he will be happy to help!  He will be giving a presentation about coccidiosis from 10:30-11am.

 

11:00 APA Judge, Paul Gilroy will be hosting a FREE Poultry Exhibition Class.  Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/poultry-exhibition-101-the-basics-of-poultry-showmanship-hosted-by-apa-judge-paul-gilroy-tickets-16236474733

 

12:00  Biosecurity Workshop 

Andy Schneider, "The Chicken Whisperer,"  will be accompanying Kalmbach Feeds out of Ohio to the swap meet for our annual Spring Swap on April 25th 2015.  He will be giving a one hour workshop about biosecurity and signing books.

Bantam Mille Fleur Cochins and Black Rosecombs. 
Mille Fleur Cochin Progress page- http://www.backyardchickens.com/web/viewblog.php?id=10091-mille-fleur-cochin-progress
Maryland Poultry Swap & Farmer's Market  http://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?pid=6262222#p6262222
 

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Bantam Mille Fleur Cochins and Black Rosecombs. 
Mille Fleur Cochin Progress page- http://www.backyardchickens.com/web/viewblog.php?id=10091-mille-fleur-cochin-progress
Maryland Poultry Swap & Farmer's Market  http://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?pid=6262222#p6262222
 

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Swap Pics!

 

 

 

 

 


Edited by Msbear - 4/27/15 at 5:52am

Bantam Mille Fleur Cochins and Black Rosecombs. 
Mille Fleur Cochin Progress page- http://www.backyardchickens.com/web/viewblog.php?id=10091-mille-fleur-cochin-progress
Maryland Poultry Swap & Farmer's Market  http://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?pid=6262222#p6262222
 

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Bantam Mille Fleur Cochins and Black Rosecombs. 
Mille Fleur Cochin Progress page- http://www.backyardchickens.com/web/viewblog.php?id=10091-mille-fleur-cochin-progress
Maryland Poultry Swap & Farmer's Market  http://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?pid=6262222#p6262222
 

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It was AWESOME!  Here are some pictures from the day before while the early birds and VIP's were arriving:

 

The Chicken Doctor and Chicken Whisperer photo op!

 

Even exotic animals make an appearance 

 

Early-bird vendors getting set up

 

 

 

Rare ducklings in a rare basket... you can get so many great things at the swap!

 

Look for this sign at the end of the driveway in June!

~Dana Kee

Moose Manor Farms is a Rare Waterfowl Conservancy in So. Maryland with Pilgrim Geese, Welsh Harlequin, Penciled Indian Runners, Golden Cascade, Ancona, Dutch Hookbill, & WFP Muscovy. Land fowl: Narragansett Turkey, BBS Orps, & Langshan

 

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~Dana Kee

Moose Manor Farms is a Rare Waterfowl Conservancy in So. Maryland with Pilgrim Geese, Welsh Harlequin, Penciled Indian Runners, Golden Cascade, Ancona, Dutch Hookbill, & WFP Muscovy. Land fowl: Narragansett Turkey, BBS Orps, & Langshan

 

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It was awesome.. can't believe June is right around the corner and we will be doing it all over again... I am STILL whooped. 

Bantam Mille Fleur Cochins and Black Rosecombs. 
Mille Fleur Cochin Progress page- http://www.backyardchickens.com/web/viewblog.php?id=10091-mille-fleur-cochin-progress
Maryland Poultry Swap & Farmer's Market  http://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?pid=6262222#p6262222
 

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Bantam Mille Fleur Cochins and Black Rosecombs. 
Mille Fleur Cochin Progress page- http://www.backyardchickens.com/web/viewblog.php?id=10091-mille-fleur-cochin-progress
Maryland Poultry Swap & Farmer's Market  http://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?pid=6262222#p6262222
 

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Any info for 2016?

"To contract new debts is not the way to pay old ones."....George Washington

"My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government."....Thomas Jefferson

"Freedom is not a gift bestowed upon us by other men, but a right that belongs to us by the laws of God and nature." .... Benjamin Franklin

 

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"To contract new debts is not the way to pay old ones."....George Washington

"My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government."....Thomas Jefferson

"Freedom is not a gift bestowed upon us by other men, but a right that belongs to us by the laws of God and nature." .... Benjamin Franklin

 

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It was this Saturday. We were there before 8 and people were standing in line waiting for it to open. There will probably be another one in June.

Tammy - NPIP #113  Member-APA, ABA - WV State Representative, ASBC - WV State Representative, United Orpington Club.

Breeder and Exhibitor of Large Fowl and Bantam Orpingtons, and Bearded Silkies

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Tammy - NPIP #113  Member-APA, ABA - WV State Representative, ASBC - WV State Representative, United Orpington Club.

Breeder and Exhibitor of Large Fowl and Bantam Orpingtons, and Bearded Silkies

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