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11/22/2014 - 11/23/2014

This is an entirely new concept in a poultry show which should draw  the best chickens and waterfowl from at


11/29/2014 - 11/30/2014

Held in Iowa City within a stones throw of I80, this show always features a great class of Wyandottes, both bantam

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Articles About Acorn Hollow Bantams

Having had ducks since I was eleven years old, I cannot imagine being without them. At one time or another, I have owned almost all types of waterfowl, turkeys, and chickens in both the standard (large) and bantam (miniature) sizes.

I became interested in showing waterfowl in my late teens and have done so continuously for the last forty five years. While my first love has always been waterfowl, (ducks and geese) I have bred and shown bantam chickens for the last twenty years or so as well as continuing to work with my established strains of bantam ducks. I am a member of the N.P.I.P. program. My approval number is 558.

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Lou's Tips

10/05/2014

Allow 4-6 weeks for birds to replace frayed or broken feathers prior to a show.

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The News

PLEASE NOTE: There has been a sizable increase in Express Mail rates. I must, therefore raise my flat rate for two birds to $90  three and four birds to $110 as of now.

Normal colored Mandarins now available. White Mandarins sold out for 2014. 

Here is a useful link to a rundown of all upcoming shows. Click Here