What you can do in this project:

  • Learn about selecting & handling poultry
  • Identify poultry breeds & body parts
  • Learn about health issues & feeding, keep records, market poultry
  • Exhibit poultry at County Fair

Grades: 3-13

Cost: Varies depending on breeds purchased

Equipment Needed: Housing, feeders, & waterers


All meetings take place from 10:00 am until 11:00 am at the Pavilion North at the Fairgrounds unless otherwise noted.

  • Saturday, December 10, 2016- Let’s Get Started: Intro to Poultry
  • Saturday, February 11, 2017 – DIY Poultry Project
  • Saturday, April 8, 2017 – Poultry Parasites
  • Saturday, June 10, 2017 – Getting Ready for Fair
  • Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 11:00 AM (Work Time) at the Fairgrounds- Set Up
  • Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 8:00 PM -completed at the Fairgrounds- Clean Up

Achievement Guidelines:

  • Fifty percent attendance at Poultry Project Meetings
  • Maintain Record Books
  • Exhibit Poultry at County Fair, including Showmanship
  • Meet local Club requirements
  • Record books signed by County Project Leaders
  • Be responsible for the care of your birds at Fair

For more information please contact:

Delores Bores at 262-675-6343 or dboresfarm@aol.com
Shela Lederer at 262-689-1917 or shela_lederer@hotmail.com
Bob & Mari Schmidt at 262-242-5788 or schmidtrobert3674@sbcglobal.net
Erin Stewart at 262-689-6910 or stewzoo2973@gmail.com
Dennis Heusdens, 414-315-4605 or a67firechickn@aol.com


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