Master Breeder

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by silkielovr, Sep 16, 2009.

  1. silkielovr

    silkielovr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This may be a real dumb question but what is a Master Breeder and how do they get that title????
    What else can anyone tell me about this?
    Thanks
     
  2. Goose and Fig

    Goose and Fig Grateful Geese

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    Is it anything like a Master Gardner? I had to take classes. [​IMG]
     
  3. blackred

    blackred Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It is a term that is used by the ABA to honor someone who has 20 Starred wins in a single breed and variety. For instance- 20 starred wins in Black Old English. If you have 20 starred wins but in different breeds and varieties then you are considered a Master Exhibitor.

    A Starred Win is when you beat 100 bantams in any class. For instance if there are 100 silkies and you had best of breed then you get a starred win. If there are 100 white silkie pullets and you had the 1st place pullet you get a starred win. In smaller shows only the Champion and Reserve of show get one. You have to be a member of the ABA to get one and a Master breeder can not be attained in less than 5 years.

    BOB
     
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  4. silkielovr

    silkielovr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    AWESOME! Thanks for the info.

    Something to be proud of for sure!!!
     
  5. TK Poultry

    TK Poultry Chillin' With My Peeps

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    well ya!!!! i wish i was a master something!!!!!!!!!!
     
  6. muzzles&nuzzles

    muzzles&nuzzles Out Of The Brooder

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    Well, you can be a master of something. You just pick something you love to do so it seems less like work then learn all you can about it. LOL
    Sounds easy. After two degrees I decided I was finished with those. There are just too many things I want to master. Silkies, gardening, critical care nursing etc etc. Just do what you love to do to the best of your abilities and be happy with yourself!
     
  7. SilkieTime

    SilkieTime Chillin' With My Peeps

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    well said.
     
  8. Buckguy20

    Buckguy20 OKIE MOSES

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    bump
     
    Last edited: Sep 17, 2009

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