~*Carolina Chickenstock 2011*~

Discussion in 'Chickenstocks, Shows, Meet-Ups' started by HenThymes, Jun 21, 2011.

  1. HenThymes

    HenThymes pippin ain't easy

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    Hi Carolinians! [​IMG] I am trying to put together a "Carolina Chickenstock" open to both North and South Carolina (and anyone from any other state that wants to come join in for that matter! [​IMG] ). This is still in the planning stages but would like to get the word out for those who may be interested in attending. Not to conflict with the already existing Palmetto swap we have come up with a later date of August 27th and a possible ran date of Sept. 17th. I am trying to secure a location that would be in Lincolnton, NC in the western part of the state just northwest of Charlotte. It would have public restrooms, concessions and plenty of space for everyone. [​IMG]

    ~Date Confirmed: August 27th 2011~

    **Location Confirmed: Ponderosa Horse Show Grounds
    1222 Ponderosa Road
    Lincolnton, NC 28092

    @Time: (thinking 9am to 1pm)

    This event would be open to ALL types of Poultry and Waterfowl (from eggs to full grown) as well as poultry related items for the birds, barn and home, crafts, homemade goods & canned goods, fresh garden foods. If you have something you want to bring but not sure just ask. [​IMG]

    Trying to put together some raffles and possibly silents auctions. [​IMG] (if you have something you would like to donate please pm me to let me know)

    If you have a Have/Want list and think you will be attending please include it in this thread.

    More information to come as the details are worked out. This should be a good time for all! [​IMG]


    ***Please remember that if you are selling in NC you must have your Green Card(license to sell Poultry). It is FREE and only takes about a week to get it.
    http://www.ncagr.gov/vet/forms/BlankPoultryDealerApplication.pdf It is the Poultry/Ratite Dealer(no fee) that needs to be obtained by any sellers. ***


    BYCers Attending Bringing/Wants Lists:

    BRINGING:
    Henthymes - Orpington LF & Bantam hatching eggs, Marans hatching eggs, juvis-ameracauna's,marans,orpingtons,hutches
    poniesnchicks - Serama hatching eggs & juvi's, lavender orpington hatching eggs & juvi's, Barred Japanese hatching eggs
    gavinandallison - Chicken Aprons
    Matt A NC - Standard mix breed trio,cream light brown dutch pair,mille fleur d'Uccle cockerels,mixed breed bantam cockerels
    bypack - Seramas, MF D'Uccles, bantam feather legged
    lemontreefarm - Silkies of various colors and ages
    marlowmanor - 2 RIR pullets and a BR cockeral


    WANTS:
    Henthymes - Bantam Olive Eggers, Bantam silver ameraucana, self blue oegb pullet/hen
    I-Have-Happy-Hens - SQ porcelain belgian bearded d'uccle, SQ Belgian bearded d'uccle, or a SQ Lemon blue Cochin juvi's, SQ Salmon Faverolles Juvie hen,SQ Partridge Silkies chicks & aprons
    Matt A NC - SQ mottled cochins
    bypack - bantam ameracauna's
    SilieGirl - silkies (all colors), dark cornish bantams, D'uccles, Brown red mg, D'anver, polish, old english games
    buttercup0884 - Gold and Silver Sebrights, Gold laced Polish Hens, Blue and Lavender Silkies, Black Coppper Maran Hens, black australorp hens, peachicks or eggs,possibly bourbon red turkey poults
    lemontreefarm - Marans, Bantam Cochins and Standard Orpington Pullets or hens.
    monkeemakr - Dorkings, Bourbon Red Hen
    marlowmanor - LF Ameracauna pullets 6-8 weeks old blue, black, splash, maybe lavender
     
    Last edited: Aug 23, 2011
  2. WestKnollAmy

    WestKnollAmy The Crazy Chicken Lady Premium Member

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    Awesome that these are being gotten up and put together. Good job!
    Wish I could come but it is 1 1/2 hrs for me and I mostly have roosters......about 45 of them in several breeds that need to go! [​IMG]

    I know this will be a great get together and don't forget the BYC banner!
    Everyone on here is sooooo awesome![​IMG]
     
  3. FarmerJohn3285

    FarmerJohn3285 County Line Farms

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    Sounds great, but a bit too far for me! I'm on the GA/SC border (west central SC).
     
  4. Bat Cave Silkies

    Bat Cave Silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 11, 2010
    Bat Cave, NC
    [​IMG] Tricia~~ I thought it was going to be at your house [​IMG] okay, okay, I admit it---I'm out of touch with everything
     
  5. HenThymes

    HenThymes pippin ain't easy

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    Quote:Sandy, it's not too far from my house but offers more space, three stall bathrooms for men and women and a full concession stand. (we just have to get a commiment on running it, maybe someone from the Cowboy Church at the grounds??)
     
  6. pinkwindsong

    pinkwindsong Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 18, 2011
    Laurens SC
    i would love to come.. wont be too far of a drive.. couple hours is all.. please put me on the list.

    Pink
     
  7. Lroach711

    Lroach711 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Depending on my work schedule I'd be interested in coming. It'd be a couple hrs for me but if enough people commit it might be worth the drive [​IMG]
     
  8. HenThymes

    HenThymes pippin ain't easy

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    The location was confirmed last evening, added it to the top of the page!! [​IMG] Sure hope this comes together and we have a great turnout. [​IMG]
     
  9. pmsnrn

    pmsnrn Out Of The Brooder

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    Quote:SOOOOO happy!!![​IMG] I live in Vale & work in Lincolnton. If you need any help, let me know![​IMG]
     
  10. buttercup0884

    buttercup0884 The Farm Girl at Twilight

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    So exciting!! I used to live in Lincolnton and know exactly where that is. I will do my best to be there!!
     

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