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Saturday, March 15, 2014

The Urbanites EGG-cellent Adventure

Members of the Urbanite Poultry Project Group took the Fancy Feathers Poultry Show by Storm on Saturday. Members traveled all the way to Dripping Springs to show off their birds, their eggs and their knowledge.
McKenzie's hen was awarded Reserve Grand Champion of the Junior Show. How cool is that?
Urbanites had a wonderful time at the Fancy Feathers Poultry Show
Junior Egg Show Reserve Champion - Christian
In the Egg Show Eamon's trio of standard eggs took 2nd place in their class and his bantam egg took 1st in content. Christian's egg took 1st place in the Standard Content class and his Standard eggs not only took 1st in the All Other Colors category but was also awarded the Reserve Champion of the junior egg show.
Eamon, Christian and Mrs. Sandefer all placed in the egg show
Even the Urbanite Club leader, Mrs Sandefer, did egg-ceptionally well in the egg show capturing the Reserve Champion spot with her Standard eggs in the All Other Colors category and 3rd place in the Standard Brown category.
Youth Poultry Showmanship - Reserve Champion Cielo and Grand Champion Christian
There were 35 participants in the Youth Poultry Showmanship Competition where participants are judged on their bird, their knowledge and their handling skill. At the end of the day the top two awards went to Urbanites!  Cielo and Christian were awarded beautiful silver award buckles.
Way to go Urbanites!

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