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1canceled sale Empty canceled sale on Thu Aug 22, 2013 2:43 pm

Rasilon

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The Cluck and Quack Poultry Club Sept sale has been canceled due to lack of volunteers. I volunteered!   Sad  Sorry people.
Geri

2canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Thu Aug 22, 2013 3:10 pm

appway

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Just what we need another sale not happening Hope others dont follow

3canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Thu Aug 22, 2013 5:13 pm

mirycreek

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Im sorry to hear that geri. I know swift current is having their fall sale again in conjunction with the ranchmans ridin and recitin event.
Still a ways away for you I know but?

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4canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Thu Aug 22, 2013 5:39 pm

Schipperkesue

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Sure would like a fall sale (not auction) here in AB.

5canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Thu Aug 22, 2013 6:50 pm

mirycreek

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Yes fall is a good time to sell those started birds once you have sorted.
Guess youll have to start one up there Sue!
The fall sale we have is in a small barn which works fine for this time of year. It is so nice to have the heated indoor one in the spring though when everyone has young stock that need heat.

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6canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Thu Aug 22, 2013 7:16 pm

Schipperkesue

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Hmmm, where to hold a sale?......

7canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Fri Aug 23, 2013 2:33 pm

lanaire-ranching

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Schipperkesue wrote:Hmmm, where to hold a sale?......
as long as the weather is good, I have lots of yard and grass, and land and parking Very Happy I do have some covered space but not lots.....

8canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Fri Aug 23, 2013 4:59 pm

Schipperkesue

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Enabler alert! Razz 

9canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Fri Aug 23, 2013 7:56 pm

heda gobbler

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Are fall sales really that good?

It seems to me everyone is getting rid of extra stock and no one is buying. That's what it is like around here anyway, winter is so cold and feed so expensive that no one wants to overwinter anything but the absolute minimum.

And all those extra roosters...

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10canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Fri Aug 23, 2013 8:14 pm

Schipperkesue

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True... POPWA auction always seems to do well tho...

11canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Fri Aug 23, 2013 8:19 pm

mirycreek

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I don't think you'll be able to sell all your extra roosters at fall sales but I find pullets always sell well and trios if someone wants to set up with a new breed.
Sept seems like a good month to sell still.
I sell more roosters in the spring it seems as people dont winter enough and sometimes lose some.
I can only overwinter so many os but always keep some extras to sel in the spring.

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12canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Sat Aug 24, 2013 2:29 pm

Rasilon

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Hi I always do well at the sale in Sept. Its the last big chance to get together and see what people have. Andddddd if people don't sell their roosters I always come home with some free to put in the freezer for the dogs. . So I guess I have a white silkie rooster , 3 barred rock hens , old English owl pigeons and tippler pigeons for sale if anybody is interested.
Geri:D Razz Laughing Surprised bounce sunny flower 

13canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Sat Aug 24, 2013 3:22 pm

authenticfarm

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Lloydminster rare and exotic sale is Sept 28 ...

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14canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Sat Aug 24, 2013 3:41 pm

appway

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Thats the same weekend as the Lloyd dog show Geri and it is held at the same complex alot of the dog people go to the sale

15canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Sat Aug 24, 2013 3:48 pm

authenticfarm

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I am going to try to be there. Smile

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16canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Sat Aug 24, 2013 4:51 pm

Schipperkesue

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I will be there for the dog show so I may see a few of you!

17canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Sat Aug 24, 2013 5:24 pm

authenticfarm

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I could be bribed into bringing pie.

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18canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Sat Aug 24, 2013 5:28 pm

Schipperkesue

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Key Lime?

What would you take as a bribe?

19canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Sat Aug 24, 2013 5:34 pm

authenticfarm

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I could do key lime. Lots of meringue, right?

I am easy to bribe.

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20canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Sun Aug 25, 2013 10:30 am

Beep

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heda gobbler wrote:Are fall sales really that good?  

It seems to me everyone is getting rid of extra stock and no one is buying.  That's what it is like around here anyway, winter is so cold and feed so expensive that no one wants to overwinter anything but the absolute minimum.  

And all those extra roosters...

Yep. That's what it looks like in the central Okanagan too. Everyone is chicken-crazy in the spring, but by this time, everyone is over-run with birds and tired of dealing with the "extras" they can't get rid of. Spring is a much better time for sales, IMO Surprised 

21canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Sun Aug 25, 2013 1:23 pm

bckev

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I just finished my last order for this year and am already getting orders for the spring. I am curious to see how long the interest in poultry is going to last. It seemed to drop off for a few years but is picking up with a vengeance it seems. With feed costs being so high I do think it is harder to sell in the fall.

22canceled sale Empty Re: canceled sale on Tue Aug 27, 2013 1:17 pm

Rasilon

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Beep wrote:
heda gobbler wrote:Are fall sales really that good?  

It seems to me everyone is getting rid of extra stock and no one is buying.  That's what it is like around here anyway, winter is so cold and feed so expensive that no one wants to overwinter anything but the absolute minimum.  

And all those extra roosters...

Yep. That's what it looks like in the central Okanagan too. Everyone is chicken-crazy in the spring, but by this time, everyone is over-run with birds and tired of dealing with the "extras" they can't get rid of.  Spring is a much better time for sales, IMO Surprised 
I have always sold what I have taken to the sale. I have gotten good prices for my birds because they are in good shape and well cared for. I sold a dark brahma hen for a very good price. She was a beautiful bird but I had no place for her. What a Face cat alien pig monkey confused No cyclops farao santa rendeer albino sunny lol! 

Can't do smilies from home even when the puter is working.
Geri

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