Did anyone go the the Ohio National Poultry show in Columbus

Discussion in 'Chickenstocks, Shows, Meet-Ups' started by 4-H chicken mom, Nov 10, 2007.

  1. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Crowing

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    Any news from anyone who went to the big show in Ohio. I am going tommorrow to see if anyone is selling.[​IMG]
     
  2. chicknmania

    chicknmania Crowing 11 Years

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    We went today and got some chickens that were really good deals, we think. We knew the show probably wouldn't run til noon but were surprised the breeders were packing up as early as 9:30 or 10:00. I thought it was very interesting...next time I want to go earlier in the day. We got two Gold-Laced Hamburg pullets, and two (uh-oh, I can't remember what they're called...they're cream colored and look sorta like Silkies but they're not..."fancy-feathered"...?) Anyway, they're pullets too, and really cute and very tame. If you want a variety of good breeding stock, that would be a very good place to look. What did anyone else get?
     
  3. CuddlesXL

    CuddlesXL In the Brooder

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    We went Saturday...got some silver spangled Hamburgs,some booksanda hovabator.First time there for us.We had a great time...yep we are newbies lol...[​IMG]
     
  4. wyldehorses

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    We went Saturday and got frizzled gold laced polish, white polish, w/c black polish, and mottled cochins.
     
  5. Sharisr32

    Sharisr32 Egg Killer ;)

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    I bought too much - 4 Silkies - 4 Quail and an OE Roo

    the best time as an FYI is right before leaving on Sunday for bargains - and Friday for first Choice -
     
  6. Chellester

    Chellester Songster

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    Ah! I live in CA and I'm so jealous because that's way too far! I can't wait for the big show here in January so I can get some nice birds!
     
  7. SebrightLover

    SebrightLover Songster

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    Got my first chickens there - a trio of golden sebrights [​IMG]
     
  8. wyldehorses

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    Did any one else go?
     

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