October 2013
October 5, 2013
Red River Bantam Club Open Show and Marans Egg Show
Results:
Decatur, Texas

Marans Egg Show Results:   
There were 20 egg entries at Decatur

Overall Placements:
1st  Bev Davis    Black Copper
2nd  April Howington    Silver Duckwing
3rd  April Howington    Blue Copper
People's Choice :   Bev Davis    Blue

Black Copper:  6
1st  Bev Davis
2nd  Beverly Robertson
3rd  Glenis Marsh
4th  April Howington
5th  Beverly Robertson
6th  Wynette Adamson

Blue :  2
1st  Wynette Adamson
2nd  Bev Davis

White:  1
1st  Ernie Haire

Blue Copper:  4
1st  April Howington
2nd  April Howington
3rd  April Howington
4th  April Howington

Silver Duckwing:  1
1st  April Howington

Gold Duckwing:  2
1st  April Howington
2nd  April Howington

Black:  4
1st  April Howington
2nd  April Howington
3rd  April Howington
4th  April Howington
Open Show Results:  Red River Bantam Club, Decatur, Texas

79 Total Marans shown
8 Varieties
5 Exhibitors

BLACK COPPER:  19

Cocks:  3
1st  Beverly Robertson
2nd  Ernie Haire
3rd  April Howington

Cockerels:  3
1st  Best Cont'l., BB, BV  Carolyn Fricke
2nd  Ernie Haire
3rd  Sandy Siegfried

Hens:  2
1st  Ernie Haire
2nd Ernie Haire

Pullets:  11
1st  RV  Carolyn Fricke
2nd  Beverly Robertson
3rd  Beverly Robertson
4th  Sandy Siegfried
5th  Sandy Siegfried

WHEATEN:  13

Cocks:  none

Cockerels:  3
1st  Sandy Siegfried
2nd  Beverly Robertson
3rd  Ernie Haire

Hens:  2
1st  Beverly Robertson
2nd Beverly Robertson

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

CUCKOO:  4

Cocks:  none

Cockerels:  1
1st  April Howington

Hens:  1
1st  Ernie Haire

Pullets:  2
1st  BV  April Howington
2nd RV  April Howington

BLACK :  13

Cocks:  none

Cockerels:  2
1st  Beverly Robertson
2nd  April Howington

Hens:  2
1st  Ernie Haire
2nd  Ernie Haire

Pullets:  9
1st  BV  Sandy Siegfried
2nd  RV  Beverly Robertson
3rd  April Howington
4th  Sandy Siegfried
5th  April Howington

WHITE :  15

Cocks:  1
1st  Ernie Haire

Cockerels:  3
1st  RV  April Howington
2nd  Sandy Siegfried
3rd  Ernie Haire

Hens:  3
1st  Ernie Haire
2nd  April Howington
3rd  Ernie Haire

Pullets:  8
1st  BV  April Howington
2nd  Sandy Siegfried
3rd  Beverly Robertson
4th  Sandy Siegfried
5th  Beverly Robertson


BIRCHEN :  6

Cocks:  none

Cockerels:  2
1st BV  Beverly Robertson
2nd  April Howington

Hens:  1
1st Ernie Haire

Pullets:  3
1st  RV  Beverly Robertson
2nd  Ernie Haire
3rd  Beverly Robertson


BLUE COPPER :  6

Cocks:  1
1st  Ernie Haire

Cockerels:  2
1st  Ernie Haire
2nd  Sandy Siegfried

Hens:  1
1st  Ernie Haire

Pullets:  2
1st  BV  April Howington
2nd  RV  Ernie Haire


BLUE :  3

Cocks:  none

Cockerels:  1
1st  Ernie Haire

Hens:  1
1st  BV Ernie Haire

Pullets:  1
1st RV  Ernie Haire
Best of Continental, Best of Breed
Best of Variety   Black Copper Cockerel....
Carolyn Fricke
Reserve Continental,   Reserve of Breed
Best of Variety    Wheaten Pullet.....
Sandy Siegfried
Best of Variety
Cuckoo Pullet.....April Howington
Best of Variety
Black Pullet.....Sandy Siegfried
Best of Variety
White Pullet.....April Howington
Best of Variety
Birchen Cockerel....Bev Robertson
Best of Variety
Blue Copper Pullet.....April Howington
Best of Variety
Blue Hen.....Ernie Haire
Carolyn Fricke and Sandy Siegfried
October 5, 2013

Central Coast Feather Fanciers Show
Paso Robles, California

Black Copper:

K - 1st. ,2nd, 3rd
Young trio - Best.... Pete Ovalle
P - 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Best and Reserve Continental - Pete Ovalle with pullets


Wheaten:

1st, 2nd - Roy Cruickshank


October 12, 2013

Michigan Fowl Fest

There were 83 total birds in the Continental Class of these 23 were Marans. There was a total
of 8 exhibitors.

This show was a little different.... the birds were judged separately first as Junior show exhibitors then again
overall with the open.

What it comes down to is that MARANS WON BEST CONTINENTAL IN BOTH THE OPEN AND JUNIOR SHOWS!!



Black Copper:

Cockerel (3)

1st RV- Wynette Adamson
2nd- Becky Berger
3rd - Linda Reilly (Jr.) same cockerel won 1st in Jr. show

Pullets (3)

1st, BV, RB - Grant Lesh - same pullet in Jr. show 1st, BV BB, Best Continental - Grant Lesh (Jr.)
2nd - Wynette Adamson
3rd - Linda Reilly (Jr.)

Wheaten:

Hens (2)

1st, BB, BV, Best Continental - Jeane Doerflein
2nd - Phoenix and Calla Perry - same pullet won BV, RB in the Junior show

Pullets (2)
1st - Jeane Doerflein
2nd - Jeane Doerflein

White:

Pullet (1)

1st BV - Nicol Perry

Cuckoo:

Pullets (2)

1st BV - Nicol Perry
2nd RV - Becky Berger


Black:

1st BV - Linda Reilly (Jr.)


Blue Copper:

Cock
1st - Nicol Perry

Hen
1st, RV - Nicol Perry

Cockerels (2)
1st, BV - Becky Berger
2nd - Becky Berger

Pullets (1)

1st Becky Berger


Birchen:

Cockerels (2)

1st BV - Wayne Cottrill
2nd - Wayne Cottrill

Pullets (2)

1st RV - Wayne Cottrill
2nd - Wayne Cottrill



The MCC USA Egg Show results are as follows....

There were ten total entries...

Black Copper
1st - Wayne Cottrill
2nd - Glenis Marsh
3rd - Wynette Adamson


Blue Copper
1st - Nicol Perry
2nd - Barb Dodington


Bantam Blue Copper
1st Nicol Perry


Wheaten
1st Phoenix Perry


Cuckoo
1st Becky Berger


Bantam Cuckoo
1st Calla Perry


Blue
1st Wynette Adamson

People's Choice and a custom painting by Nicol went to Wynette for her BC eggs!!

Nicol Perry won the $20 with her Blue Copper eggs in the "Most Speckled" category!!

Calla Perry won $20 with her bantam Cuckoo eggs own for the smallest Marans eggs!!
October 26, 2013

Seaside Feathers Bash at the Beach
Ventura, California


Black Copper
Pullet - 2nd Pete Ovalle
Cockerel - 1st/BB/BEST CONTINENTAL!, 2nd Pete Ovalle
Hen - 1st/RB/RV Pete Ovalle


Wheaten
Pullet - 1st/BV Pete Ovalle


Blue Copper
Pullet -  1st/BV Pete Ovalle
Pullet -  2nd/RV Pete Ovalle


BCM Jr Show
Pullet -  1st David Hittner


Egg Show
1st - Pete Ovalle
2nd - Pete Ovalle
3rd - Glenis Marsh
October 26, 2013

Abilene Poultry Association
Abilene, Texas

49 Total Marans Exhibited              540 Total Birds Entered

7 Varieties Shown

3 Exhibitors

Judge:  Monty Fitzgerald


BLACK COPPER:  15

Cocks:
2

1st  Bev Robertson (Marans Unlimited)
2nd April Howington (H and H Poultry)

Cockerels:  2

1st  RV  April Howington
2nd  Sandy Siegfried

Pullets:  11

1st  BEST OF CONTINENTAL, BB, BV
Bev Robertson

2nd  Sandy Siegfried

3rd  Bev Robertson

4th  Bev Robertson
5th  Bev Robertson

WHEATEN:  12

Cockerels:
 2

1st  Sandy Siegfried

2nd  Bev Robertson



Hens:  3

1st  Bev Robertson

2nd Bev Robertson

3rd  Bev Robertson



Pullets:  7

1st  RESERVE OF CONTINENTAL, RB, BV
Sandy Siegfried

2nd  RV  Bev Robertson

3rd  Bev Robertson

4th  Bev Robertson

5th  Sandy Siegfried


BLACK: 9

Cockerels:
1

1st  Sandy Siegfried

Hens:  2

1st  BV  Bev Robertson

2nd  April Howington

Pullets:  6

1st  RV  Sandy Siegfried

2nd  Sandy Siegfried

3rd  April Howington

4th  April Howington

5th  Sandy Siegfried



WHITE:  7

Cockerels:  
1
1st  Sandy Siegfried

Pullets:  6

1st  BV  Sandy Siegfried

2nd  RV  April Howington

3rd  April Howington

4th  Sandy Siegfried

5th  Sandy Siegfried





CUCKOO:  2

Pullets:  
2

1st  BV  April Howington

2nd  RV  April Howington





BIRCHEN:  2

Cockerels:
 1
1st  RV  Bev Robertson

Pullets:  1
1st  BV  Bev Robertson




BLUE COPPER:  2

Pullets:  
2

1st  BV  April Howington

2nd  RV  April Howington
Best of Continental, Best of Breed
Best of Variety
Black Copper Pullet......Bev Robertson
Reserve of Variety
Black Copper Cockerel.....April Howington
Reserve of Continental, Reserve of Breed
Best of Variety
Wheaten Pullet.......Sandy Siegfried
Reserve of Variety
Wheaten Pullet........Bev Robertson
Best of Variety
Black Hen.......Bev Robertson
Reserve of Variety
Black Pullet......Sandy Siegfried
October 12, 2013

State Fair of Texas, Dallas


Black Copper:

Cock- 1st (RV)- Ernie Haire
Hens- 1st, 2nd- Ernie Haire
Cockerels- 1st, 2nd- Ernie Haire
Pullets- 1st (BV) (BB) (Best Cont.), 2nd, 3rd, 4th- Ernie Haire
    5th- Lupe ?

White:

Cocks- 1st, 2nd- Ernie Haire
Hens- 1st (BV), 2nd- Ernie Haire
Cockerels- 1st, 3rd- Ernie Haire
         2nd, 4th- Mary Laska
Pullets- 1st (RV), 2nd, 3rd- Ernie Haire
    4th- Mary Laska

Birchen:

Hen- 1st- Dorothy Haire
Pullets- 1st (BV), 2nd, 3rd- Dorothy Haire

Blue:

Hen- 1st (BV)- Mary Laska
Pullet- 1st (RV)- Mary Laska

Blue Copper:

Cock- 1st- Dorothy Haire
Hen- 1st (BV)- Dorothy Haire
Cockerels- 1st (RV), 2nd- Dorothy Haire
Pullets- 1st- Dorothy Haire
    2nd- Lupe ?

Wheaten:

Hen- 1st- Mary Laska
Cockerel- 1st- Mary Laska
Pullets- 1st (BV), 2nd (RV), 3rd, 4th- Mary Laska

Black:

Hens- 1st (BV) (RB), 2nd- Dorothy Haire
Pullets- 1st (RV), 2nd- Dorothy Haire

Cuckoo:

Hen- 1st (BV) Dorothy Haire