The Essex County chapter of FFA will hold its small animal / poultry / related items auction on SUNDAY October 20 2013 in the poultry barn of the Topsfield Fairgrounds. Topsfield Mass. Items for auction will include NPIP certified poultry as well as rabbits and assorted waterfowl. Proceeds of the auction will help finance team expenses to attend FFA National competition in Kentucky this year. Consigners will receive 75% of selling prices. Donations gratefully accepted. In addition to livestock, sale items will include travel crates, poultry related decoratives, cages, bags of feed, mums from the Fair, and usually a few boxes of fresh picked local apples. Help support local farm education. Buy next years layers from chicks hatched right here at the nation's oldest continual agricultural Fair - since 1818. 195 years and still the best. .