2021 Coastal Plains Chicken Show

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It’s time to start preparing for the 2021 Coastal Plains Chicken Show! This year, youth may choose to show a broiler or a Black Star Sex-Link hen. Each bird is $5 and a minimum of 2 birds of the same breed must be ordered. Black Star Sex-Link Chicken

Any youth ages 5-18 as of January 1, 2021 may participate in this project. Youth MUST be an enrolled 4-H member or member of an FFA program to participate. All first time participants must attend an orientation, date TBD.

Youth will choose a broiler or Black Star hen, and raise them under the guidance of their guardians, 4-H Club Leaders, and Extension Agents. Youth will show their chicken at the Coastal Plains Chicken Show, and they will also complete a Project Record Book about their chicken. Youth are eligible to receive prizes as long as they turn in their Project Record Book.

For a full list of rules and for the registration form, click this link. 

Important Dates:

  • January 13th: Registration and money due to Liz
  • Beginning of February: projected chick pickup for Black Star hens
  • Beginning of March: projected chick pickup for Broilers
  • April 16th: Project Record Books due
  • April 27th: Coastal Plains Chicken Show @ Lenoir Livestock ArenaCoastal Plains Chicken Project 2021 flyer

Written By

Liz Peterson, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionLiz PetersonExtension Agent, 4-H Youth Development Call Liz E-mail Liz N.C. Cooperative Extension, Pender County Center
Updated on Dec 7, 2020
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