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Broiler Information

Broiler Show

  • All broilers entered in the show will be sent to harvest
  • Three chickens per pen.
  • Kids are responsible for their own herdsmanship at the show.
  • 13.5 lbs. minimum per pen
  • 22.5 lbs. maximum per pen
  • Champion and Reserve Champion Pens will be DNA tested
  • Random DNA tests will be done at the show.
  • No wing bands or leg bands
  • Exhibitors will have to declare their ‘final weight’ until they declare that is their ‘final weight’ they can weigh and swap chickens within pens.
  • Exhibitors can bring as many of their chickens as they want, but extra chickens that aren’t used will not be allowed to stay in the barn.
  • No carriers will be allowed in the barn.
  • Cost
    • $1.40
  • Orders
    • Come from our source.
    • 50 chicks minimum order
    • 100 chicks maximum order
    • 25 chick order quantities (50, 75, 100)
    • Order Deadline July 10th, 2020.
  • Hatch Date
    • August 11th & August 18th
  • Exhibitor Receiving Date
    • August 13th & August 20th
  • Entry
    • $20 per 2 pens or 1 pen
    • Max Entries per exhibitor - 2 pens
  • Check-In
    • Time and location will be posted on official schedule.
    • Check-in will serve on a first come first serve basis.
  • Health
    • Refer to Health Requirements section.
  • Show Structure
    • If number of entries permit:
      • Light Weight Pen
      • Medium Weight Pen
      • Heavy Weight Pen
    • Places 1-10 will be given.
    • 11th and on will be given participation ribbons.
  • Showmanship
    • will follow the show.
  • Auction
    • Champion Pen will sell in the auction. If entries permit, reserve champion pen will sell. Refer to ‘Purple Ribbon Auction’ for details.

FAQ

Will they have wing bands or leg bands?
- no
Can we order our broilers from anywhere?
- You must order the broilers through our source. Chickens are required to come from our source.
Will the broilers be DNA tested?
- Champion & Reserve Champion Pens will be DNA tested
- random DNA tests will be done on broilers.
Will exhibitors be responsible for their own herdsmanship at/during the show?
- yes
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