Show-Winning Silkie Bantams: a Poultry Show Surprise
By Tom Seest
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If you are looking for a great place to exhibit your silkie birds, the Alabama Fancy Feathers Poultry Show is the place to go. The show is held each year in Montgomery, Alabama, and has become a popular destination for poultry enthusiasts from all over the world. Silkie Bantams are a unique breed of chicken with feathers that resemble silk and quills. Their feathers are composed of a web made up of tiny strands held together by small barbicels.
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