March 2014

Backwoods Poultry Show
Rison, Arkansas
March 1, 2014
                            
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Judge:  Dwayne Jonas

Marans Entries: 32
Exhibitors: 3
Continental Class: 35


BLACK COPPERS : 5

Cocks :  1
1st  Carla Hardwick

Hens :  2
1st  Ernie Haire   BV, RB, Reserve Champion Continental
2nd  Carla Hardwick

Cockerels : 1
1st  Carla Hardwick RV

Pullets :  1
1st  Ernie Haire

BLUE WHEATENS :  2

Hens : 2
1st   Peggy Taylor   BV
2nd  Peggy Taylor   RV

WHEATENS :  9

Hens : 5
1st  Peggy Taylor   BV
2nd  Ernie Haire
3rd  Peggy Taylor
4th  Ernie Haire
5th  Ernie Haire

Pullets :  4
1st  Ernie Haire    RV
2nd  Ernie Haire
3rd  Ernie Haire
4th  Peggy Taylor

WHITES :  18

Cocks :  2
1st  Ernie Haire
2nd  Ernie Haire

Hens :  5
1st  Ernie Haire    RV
2nd  Ernie Haire
3rd  Ernie Haire
4th  Peggy Taylor
5th  Ernie Haire

Cockerels :  3
1st  Ernie Haire
2nd  Peggy Taylor
3rd  Ernie Haire

Pullets :  5
1st  Ernie Haire   BV, BB, Best Continental, Reserve Champion Large Fowl
2nd  Ernie Haire
3rd  Peggy Taylor
4th  Ernie Haire
5th  Ernie Haire
Fancy Feathers 4H Poultry Show   Dripping Springs, TX  March
15, 2014

708  Total Birds
109  Marans
12 Varieties
8 Exhibitors
Judge:  Pat Malone


GRAND CHAMPION (Best in Show)....White Marans Hen owned by Peggy
Taylor.....


This was a first for our beloved breed, as the Judge put it.... “ this was the
White Marans hen's day.....every feather was in place”......


RESULTS FOR OPEN SHOW:


BLACK COPPER:  26

COCKS:  2
1st  Curtis Hale
2nd  Jose Herrera


COCKERELS:  2
1st  RV  April Howington
2nd  Sandy Siegfried


HENS:  6
1st  Ernie Haire
2nd  Carolyn Fricke
3rd  Carolyn Fricke
4th  Curtis Hale
5th  April Howington


PULLETS:  16
1st  Res. Cont'l, Res. Breed ,BV April Howington
2nd  Sandy Siegfried
3rd  Jose Herrera
4th  Jose Herrera
5th  Bev Robertson


WHEATEN:  18

COCKERELS:  2
1st  Sandy Siegfried
2nd  April Howington


HENS:  3
1st  Peggy Taylor
2nd  Bev Robertson
3rd  Peggy Taylor


PULLETS:  13
1st  BV  Ernie Haire
2nd  RV  Sandy Siegfried
3rd  Jose Herrera
4th  Ernie Haire
5th  Peggy Taylor


WHITE:  27

COCKS:  1
1st  Ernie


COCKERELS:  3
1st  Peggy Taylor
2nd  April Howington
3rd  Ernie Haire


HENS:  9
1st  Grand Champion, Best Large Fowl, Best Cont'l., BB, BV ….....Peggy Taylor
2nd  Ernie Haire
3rd  Ernie Haire
4th  Ernie Haire
5th  Peggy Taylor


PULLETS:  14
1st  RV Ernie Haire
2nd  Ernie Haire
3rd  Ernie Haire
4th  Ernie Haire
5th  Ernie Haire


BLACK:  12

HENS:  9
1st  BV  Bev Robertson
2nd  RV  Bev Robertson
3rd  Sandy Siegfried
4th  Bev Robertson
5th  Sandy Siegfried


PULLETS:  3
1st  April Howington
2nd  April Howington
3rd  April Howington


BLUE COPPER:  5

COCKS:  1
1st  Sandy Siegfried


HENS:  2
1st   RV  April Howington
2nd  April Howington


PULLETS:  2
1st BV   April Howington
2nd  Sandy Siegfried


BLUE WHEATEN:  6

HENS:  4
1st  RV  Peggy Taylor
2nd  Peggy Taylor
3rd  Peggy Taylor
4th  April Howington


PULLETS:  2
1st  BV  Sandy Siegfried
2nd  Bev Robertson


BLUE:  3

PULLETS:  3
1st  BV  Jose Herrera
2nd  RV  April Howington
3rd  April Howington



BLACK-TAIL BUFF:  2

COCKERELS:  1
1st  RV  Bev Robertson


PULLETS:  1
1st  BV Bev Robertson




BIRCHEN:  4

COCKS:  1
1st  Bev Robertson


HENS:  1
1st  Bev Robertson


PULLETS:  2
1st  BV  Bev Robertson
2nd  RV  Sandy Siegfried


BLUE BIRCHEN:  1

COCKERELS:  1
1st  BV Jose Herrera


CUCKOO:  4

COCKERELS:  1
1st  RV  April Howington


PULLETS:  3
1st  BV  April Howington
2nd  April Howington
3rd  April Howington


SPLASH:  1

COCKERELS:  1
1st  BV  Jose Herrera

There were also Marans winners in the Backyard and Junior Shows:

In the Backyard Show, a Black Copper Marans won 2nd place shown by Bethany Hopkins
and a Black Copper Marans won 3rd place shown by Jonathan Tanaka.

Junior Show winners:  Best of Variety Blue Copper Marans shown by Emily Burdell  
              Best of Variety Splash Marans shown by Michael Tutor

Marans Egg Show Results :
Fancy Feathers   March 15, 2014
15 Entries     4 Varieties    8 Exhibitors

1st Overall :  Rodney Reeves   Black Copper

2nd Overall:  Beverly Robertson   Black

3rd Overall AND People's Choice:  Curtis Hale   Black Copper

Black Copper:  6

1st Rodney Reeves  1st Overall
2nd Curtis Hale   3rd Overall and People's Choice
3rd Curtis Hale
4th Jose Herrera
5th Jose Herrera
6th Angie Jones

WHEATEN:  3

1st  Peggy Taylor
2nd Jose Herrera
3rd  Sandy Siegfried

WHITE:  3

1st  Ernie Haire
2nd Ernie Haire
3rd Ernie Haire

BLACK:  3

1st Bev Robertson  2nd Overall
2nd Bev Robertson
3rd Bev Robertson

All of the eggs were beautiful.....our Judge was Jessie Huth....he did a fantastic job !!!

March 22, 2014

Central Louisiana Poultry Show in Alexandria, Louisiana

                             (Sorry, no photos available)


There were over 300 birds entered.

Marans Entries: 33
Marans Exhibitors: 3
Judge: James Cooper


BLUE WHEATEN:  2

Hens:  2
1  Peggy Taylor (BV)
2  Peggy Taylor (RV)


BLUE COPPER:  1

Cockerel:  1
1 CD Martin (BV)


WHEATEN:  9

Hens: 3
1 Peggy Taylor (RV)
2 Peggy Taylor
3 Peggy Taylor

Cockerel: 1
1  CD Martin

Pullets: 5

1  Ernie Haire (BV)
2  CD Martin
3  Ernie Haire
4  Ernie Haire
5  Ernie Haire


BLACK COPPER: 3

Hen: 1
1  Ernie Haire (BV) (RB) (Res. Cont.)

Cockerel: 1
1  CD Martin

Pullet: 1
1  Ernie Haire (RV)


WHITE:  18

Cock: 1
1  Ernie Haire

Hens: 7
1   Peggy Taylor
2  Ernie Haire
3  Ernie Haire
4  Peggy Taylor
5  Ernie Haire

Cockerels: 3
1  Ernie Haire
2  Peggy Taylor
3  CD Martin

Pullets: 7
1  Ernie Haire (BV) (BB) (Best Cont.)
2.  Ernie Haire (RV)
3.  Ernie Haire
4.  Ernie Haire
5.  Ernie Haire
March 29, 2014

South Texas State Fair
Beaumont, Texas

Judge:  Sam Brush

Marans shown:  64
Total Varieties:  7
Exhibitors:  6


There were 3 Trios shown......the Trios were NOT given regular
placements...however, they were considered for BV and RV
placements....by Sam Brush


We were able to pass a 2-2-2-2 requirement on the Blue Copper Variety!!!

OPEN Show Results:


BLACK COPPER: 12

Cockerels:  2
1st. Susan Meyers
2nd. Sandy Siegfried

Hens:  2
1st. RV Ernie Haire
2nd. Bev Robertson

Pullets:  8
1st. Res. Cont'l., RB, BV. Ernie Haire
2nd. Bev Robertson
3rd. Bev Robertson
4th. Sandy Siegfried
5th. Bev Robertson



WHEATEN:  12

Cockerels:  2
1st RV. Sandy Siegfried
2nd. Felicia Franks

Hens:  2
1st. Bev Robertson
2nd. Ernie Haire

Pullets:  8
1st. BV. Bev Robertson
2nd. Bev Robertson
3rd. Sandy Siegfried
4th. Ernie Haire



WHITE:  18

Cocks:  2
1st. Ernie Haire
Trio....Ernie Haire

Cockerels:  2
1st. Ernie Haire
Trio....Ernie Haire

Hens:  6
1st. - 5th. Ernie Haire
and Trio ...Ernie Haire

Pullets:  8
1st. Best Cont'l...BB, BV, Ernie Haire
2nd. RV. Ernie Haire
3rd. -5th. Ernie Haire



BIRCHEN:  3

Hens:  2
1st. BV. Bev Robertson
2nd. Bev Robertson

Pullets:  1
1st. RV. Sandy Siegfried




BLUE COPPER:  10

Cocks:  2
1st. Ernie Haire
2nd. Sandy Siegfried

Cockerels:  3
1st. RV. Ernie Haire
2nd. Ernie Haire
Display...Ernie Haire

Hens:  2
1st. April Howington
2nd. Sandy Siegfried

Pullets:  3
1st. BV. Ernie Haire
2nd. April Howington
3rd. April Howington





BLUE WHEATEN:  2

Pullets:  2
1st. BV  Sandy Siegfried
2nd. RV. Bev Robertson





BLACK:  7

Hens:  7
1st. BV. Sandy Siegfried
2nd. RV. Sandy Siegfried
3rd. Bev Robertson
4th. Bev Robertson
5th. Bev Robertson







Egg Show Results:

16 Entries
7 Exhibitors
7 Varieties


BLACK COPPERS: 6
1st. Julie Akers
2nd. April Howington
3rd. John Wayne Ashley
4th. John Wayne Ashley
5th. John Wayne Ashley
6th. DQ. (too light)


WHEATEN:  1
1st  Rodney Reeves


BLACK:  4
1st. Julie Akers
2nd. Bev Robertson
3rd. Bev Robertson
4th. Bev Robertson


BLACK TAIL BUFF:  1
1st. Bev Robertson


CUCKOO:  1
1st. Nicol Perry


BLUE WHEATEN:  2
1st. Sandy Siegfried
2nd. Sandy Siegfried


BLUE:  1
1st. April Howington





TOP 3 OVERALL:

1st. Rodney Reeves (Wheaten)
2nd. Julie Akers (Black)
3rd. Julie Akers  (Black Copper)




PEOPLE'S CHOICE:  Rodney Reeves (Wheaten)
Bev Robertson presenting Ernie Haire
with his MCCUSA Best of Continental
Class Ribbon

South Central Texas Classic.....La Grange, Texas
March 1st, 2014
Judge:  Steve Jones

25 Marans
5 exhibitors

Best of Breed and Best Continental -    Wheaten pullet owned by Sandy
Siegfried

Reserve of Breed and Reserve Continental  - White pullet owned by Beverly
Robertson

Black Copper -13

Cocks - 0
Cockerels –1
1 April Howington
Hens- 2
1 Carolyn Fricke
2 Angie Jones
Pullets – 10
1 Beverly Robertson BV
2 Sandy Siegfried  RV
3 Beverly Robertson
4 Angie Jones
5 April Howington

Wheaten – 6

Cocks – 0
Cockerels - 1
1 April Howington
Hens – 0
Pullets -5
1 Sandy Siegfried BV, BB, Best Continental
2 Beverly Robertson RV
3 Beverly Robertson
4 Sandy Siegfried
5 Beverly Robertson

White – 6

Cocks – 0
Cockerels – 1
1 April Howington
Hens – 0
Pullets – 5
1 Beverly Robertson BV, RB, Reserve Continental
2 April Howington RV
3 April Howington
4 April Howington
5 April Howington

March 15, 2014
West Central Ohio Poultry Club : Open Show

23 Marans in Open show
20 Marans in Junior show
103 birds entered in the Continental Class

                      
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This was a Double Show:


1st show:


Best of Breed:  Terry Mills....Black Copper Pullet
Reserve of Breed:  M & J Farms....Black Copper Cockerel


Junior Show:

Champion Continental, Best of Breed:  Phoenix Perry....Wheaten Hen
Reserve Continental, Reserve of Breed:  Phoenix Perry...Wheaten Hen




2nd show:


Reserve Continental, Best of Breed:  Nicol Perry....Black Copper Pullet


Junior Show:

Reserve of Breed:  Phoenix Perry...Wheaten Hen





Egg Show Results:  25 entries


Black Copper
1st Rodney Reeves
2nd Nicol Perry
3rd April Howington
4th Aunalee Hess
5th April Howington
6th Shawn Foxbower

Wheaten
1st Rodney Reeves
2nd Pete Ovalle
3rd Jeane Doerflein  tied with Ramona Brady
4th Sandy Seigfreid

Cuckoo
1st Kelly Powers

Silver Cuckoo
1st Kelly Powers

Blue Copper
1st April Howington
2nd April Howington
3rd Nicol Perry

Black
1st Chase Todd
2nd Pete Ovalle
3rd Beverly Robertson
4th Beverly Robertson
5th Beverly Robertson

Blue
1st April Howington
2nd April Howington

Bantam Black Copper
1st Russ Young
2nd  RJ

Champion Overall and People’s Choice was RODNEY REEVES with his Black Copper eggs!!
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