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44th Standard of Perfection
A complete guide for the breeder and exhibitor of all accepted varieties of Large Fowl, Bantams, Waterfowl, Turkeys, and Guineas. Each breed and variety is described in detail as to breed type, shape, size, and color. The book is illustrated with many color depictions and contains historical data on many breeds. A complete guide to anyone seriously interested in breeding and exhibiting standard bred poultry.
Standard of Perfection – Shipped Overseas99.00
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Black and White Standard Illustrations by Schilling, Burgess, Graham and Sewell
These illustrations appeared in the APA Standard of Perfection for many years before the creation of the first color APA Standard. The artists who created these illustrations are considered by many to be the best of all time. Many of the longer recognized breeds and varieties of chickens, ducks, and geese are represented with illustrations of both the male and female of the species.
The Rosecomb Bantam Edited by the American Poultry Association
A collection of the important articles written about the breed frequently referred to as “The Beautiful Little Aristocrat”. The exhibition of these birds in the United States and in other parts of the world is discussed. The varieties available and breeding techniques are discussed by noted breeders.
Modern Games by John S. Garrett
An important guide for the fancier considering raising this particular breed. Its history, suggested breeding practices, and the popular varieties shown are all discussed by the author and other noted breeders. How to train Moderns for the showroom is also covered in the work.
Old English Game Bantams by Dave B. Sherrill, Jr.
The history, breeding, conditioning, and showing of the breed are discussed in detail. How to select birds for correct type for the breeding pen and show room are covered by the author. Some of the most noted breeders discuss the more popular varieties of the breed with regard to breeding and exhibiting.
Bantam Culture by Bruce Catlin
This book is a guide to the beginner to the world of breeding and exhibition bantam chickens. Hatching, fertility, incubation, feeding, and culling are all discussed. There are also chapters on the processes of entering shows and how judging occurs. Breeding practices are also discussed.
Living with Chickens by Jay Rossier
The charm of having a backyard flock is an important aspect of this book. Housing, incubation, egg and meat production, and purchasing adult birds are some of the topics discussed in its chapters. The book concludes with a discussion of the important lessons children can learn from raising birds.
The Backyard Field Guide to Chickens by Christine Heinrichs
Whatever your questions are, this book has the answers! The book contains information on more than seventy chicken breeds to help you identify which are best for your yard. Choosing the right bird for you may be influenced by color of the egg shells to meat qualities and these are discussed in the book.
How to Raise Poultry by Christine Heinrichs
An introduction to the many breeds and varieties of poultry available to be raised by the backyard enthusiast. Topics discussed include selecting the breeds you wish to raise, general animal health concerns, hatching and rearing young birds, and harvesting and selling the fruits of your labor.
How to Raise Chickens by Christine Heinrichs
An excellent guide for the beginner. Topics covered in include choosing and obtaining stock, housing and feeding chickens, flock health and culling programs, incubation, and incubation of eggs to produce replacement birds. The book also introduces the reader to showing at sanctioned shows and fairs.
Pastured Poultry: Feeding and Management 4th edition by Jeff Mattocks
Don’t let the title of this book, “Pastured Poultry Feeding and Management,” fool you. Yes, there’s information about pasture raised poultry. However, this book is packed with information that anyone with poultry will find useful. It’s packed with common sense information on poultry nutrition and husbandry.

An entire section is dedicated to standard bred birds. Exhibition breeders are sure to benefit from reading this book. It has feed formulas for chickens, turkeys and waterfowl at all stages of their lives. Backyard poultry enthusiasts aren’t left out either. There’s information to help you keep small flocks happy, healthy and productive.

This book is sure to become your “go to” source for information that helps your flock fully reach their genetic potential.
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