One aspect of owning chickens not many people think about is showing chickens.
While some people chase ribbons, Bonnie at Not So Modern Housewife reveals that for her, showing is about improving the quality of her livestock.
In this podcast, we talk to Bonnie about what it’s like to show chickens, as well as the governments NPIP certification program.
We also wander a bit into discussing other species and what it’s like owning and showing them too!
- Why showing chickens helps you improve the quality of your flock (and why you should care)
- What NPIP certification is, and why you should make sure a seller has it before buying chicks and eggs through the mail
- How to get started showing chickens
Links we discuss:
I’d like to hear from you!
Do you think you’ll start showing chickens? Leave a comment below!