It's that time of year again - time to get your laying pullets! CCFF will be holding its annual Spring Poultry Sale on Saturday, March 9, 2013, from 9:00 a.m. until noon (or until sold out, so get there early!). As in years past, the sale will be held at Templeton Feed & Grain, located at 405 S. Main St. in Templeton. Please bring your own boxes or carriers for the birds you plan to buy.
Photos from Central Coast Feather Fanciers' 27th Annual Show on October 6-7, 2012 have been posted! You can check them out by clicking the link below, or you can also find them on our Facebook page
. Thank you to everyone who came out and supported our show; stay tuned for the 2013 show date!
We will not be having a regular meeting for November 2012, as it falls on the day before Thanksgiving this year. Enjoy the holiday with your family!
Christmas is just around the corner, and so is the annual CCFF Christmas party! Join us for a potluck dinner on Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 6:00 p.m., at the Bullock residence in San Luis Obispo. Turkey will be provided; please bring a dish to share! If you need directions to the party, please email email@example.com
Our club elections will take place at the January meeting (January 16, 2013 - time and place to be determined). The Vice President, Secretary and Show Secretary positions are currently open. If you wish to hold office in Central Coast Feather Fanciers, please be sure to attend this meeting.
Looking for something to do this weekend that's fun for the whole family? Come out to our 27th Annual Show on Saturday, October 6 to see over 1,000 chickens, ducks, geese and turkeys in a delightful assortment of colors and patterns. In addition to the breed show, there will be birds for sale, raffles, junior showmanship and the Avian Bowl of Knowledge for kids. See you there!
Looking to get started with poultry, or to add some beautiful birds to your flock? CCFF's Fall Poultry Sale will be on Saturday, September 8, 2012 at Templeton Feed & Grain. The sale will start at 9:00 a.m. and end at 12:00 p.m. or when we are sold out - whichever comes first - so get there early for the best selection of birds from top breeders on the Central Coast!
Join us on Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. for CCFF's Summer Celebration Pot Luck! The event will be held at Brooks Woodcraft in San Luis Obispo, which is located at 2087 Santa Barbara Avenue (map
). Hotdogs will be provided; please bring a picnic side dish to share.
Show information and the show catalog for CCFF's 27th Annual Show on October 6-7, 2012 are now online! You can download the show catalog by going to the 2012 Show Information
page. If you would like to get on the mailing list for a hard copy of the catalog, please email your mailing address to firstname.lastname@example.org
. See you in October!
The California Mid State Fair
in Paso Robles kicks off TODAY (Wednesday, July 18) with the junior poultry show! Best of luck to all the junior exhibitors in showmanship and breed judging. If you miss the show today, the class- and show-winning birds will be on display in the livestock area throughout the duration of the fair, which ends on Sunday, July 29.
Our calendar has been updated with many new show dates for Western North America. If you know of a show date we don't have on our calendar, please email information to email@example.com
. Big thanks again to Chris Tamayo for compiling this list!
Our July meeting - which is traditionally the summer lawn show and potluck - has been canceled for 2012. The meeting was originally scheduled for Saturday, July 14. However, stay tuned, as we may have the lawn show at our August 15 or September 19 meeting.