Mid North Poultry Club hosts April meeting

Fay Jones with her award-winning duck.

Fay Jones with her award-winning duck.

The Mid North Poultry Club Incorporated’s April meeting welcomed new members from Port Pirie and Yacka. 

Mark Johnson, from Port Pirie, and the Paynter family from Yacka, Nina, Jai, Tex and Leo exhibited for the first time. 

Judge John Arthur from Maitland awarded champion to the following:

Hard feather bantams

Old English game male and female; G. Crowther. 

Soft feather bantams

Heavy breed male and female; G. Crowther

Light breed male and female; G. Crowther

Large fowl

Heavy breed male and female; M Smallacombe

Junior

Light breed bantam male and female; B Smallacombe

Junior waterfowl

Heavy breed; B Smallacombe

Overall champion junior; B Smallacombe, White Leghorn

Open waterfowl

Mallard male and female; N Paynter

Heavy breed and waterfowl of show; G and F Jones

Champion bird of show; G Crowther, old English Game Spangle. 

Reserve bird of show; G and F Jones, Pekin Drake

The day finished with a meeting and afternoon tea. Visitors are welcome. For more information call 0409 693 391 or 0429 465 803.

The winning entrants being held by Mark Smallacombe, Graham Jones, Bradly Smallacome, Fay Jones and Gillian Crowther.

The winning entrants being held by Mark Smallacombe, Graham Jones, Bradly Smallacome, Fay Jones and Gillian Crowther.