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2014 Officers

Posted by Trish Dusil on January 20, 2014 at 8:30 AM Comments comments (2)

2014 Officers

 

President: Trish Dusil

 

Vice President: Robin Geiger

 

Secretary: Susan Graves

 

 

 

District Representatives

 

Open- covering is Robin Geiger- SOUTHWESTERN - The States of Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Texas, Utah, Arizona, Nevada, and the Country of Mexico.

 

 

Trish Dusil-CENTRAL – The States of Missouri, ...

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Office Nominations for Jan 2014-Dec 2015

Posted by Trish Dusil on November 7, 2013 at 12:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Nominations will show in Red if accepted.


President

Michael Newman

Trisha Dusil

Diane McDonald Declined


Vice President

Piet van Genugten

Robin Geiger

Duane Smith-declined

Feike v Dijk declined

Diane McDo...

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Ready, set, go!

Posted by Trish Dusil on January 22, 2013 at 11:45 PM Comments comments (0)

WCNA is ready to accept Paypal payments for your 2013 membership. Membership dues are $10 for digital, $15 for paper/snail mail correspondence.

 

To pay via Paypal, send payment to [email protected] If you do not have a paypal account, please, just send an email and I will either send you an invoice via paypal so you may use your credit/debit card, or you can mail a check or money order.

 

Check/Money order can be mailed to...

 

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WCNA Membership Changes for 2013

Posted by Trish Dusil on January 18, 2013 at 11:20 PM Comments comments (4)

Here's the update you've been waiting for, folks!

 

We will be implementing some changes to the club for 2013. The club is growing, awareness of the breed is growing, so we are changing with the times. WCNA is excited to offer more benefits to our members!

 

Member benefits will include a quarterly newsletter, free breeder listing that will be posted free to the public on our website and in every newsletter, a point system as well as year end awards for mem...

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WCNA 2012 Fall/Winter E-Newsletter

Posted by Robin Paceley-Geiger on December 5, 2012 at 12:10 AM Comments comments (0)

From the President:

 

Glad everyone is doing well and the numbers of members are rising even more this year, added 30 members! Welcome!

 

There are a few breeders and owners getting out of the Welsummer business, mostly due to economics. Often I heard "We have to downsize the flock to managable numbers" or "getting out of Welsummers and focus on (name of breed)". I hope those people will continue to breed and improve their stock and sometimes the dema...

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Marcel Eissens Dutch Welsummers

Posted by Robin Paceley-Geiger on October 23, 2012 at 2:45 PM Comments comments (3)

To all of our members

One of our members have submitted an article for all of us to read about the Dutch Welsummers and British Welsummers. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did. 

http://www.aviculture-europe.nl/nummers/12E05A10.pdf


Thank you Marcel for sharing it with us! I am sure all of us sure to gain knowledge and information on the Welummers.


Hoping to have a WCNA Fall 2012 newsletter soon!


Robin

Votes for the Secretary/Treasurer position

Posted by Robin Paceley-Geiger on May 1, 2012 at 10:15 AM Comments comments (1)

OK, Nate and I discussed about the secretary/treasurer position that we feel that Trisha Dusil would fit the "bill". Anyone else want the position, please forward your name and why you want the position. Then after a month, we will put forward a voting ballot for the secretary position of the winning position.......you can vote NOW if you like! Either on here or PM me or Nate your votes!

Votes will expire on June 1st. So bring your votes!


You can find the updates on th...

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Lines and Strains

Posted by Robin Paceley-Geiger on March 12, 2012 at 10:35 AM Comments comments (0)

One of our members Anthony Francis has submitted on the Yahoo site of this wonderful article by Mr Reese. Hope this will clarify for those of you that just can not grasp the understanding of strains and lines.

Enjoy!

 

 

BREEDS, VARIETIES AND STRAINS OF POULTRY

By Frank R. Reese Jr.

Distict 6 Director

Exhibition Turkey Fanciers

http://exhibitionturkeyfanciers.bravehost.com

I often get phone calls of people who state they have jus...

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WCNA 2012 Winter/Spring e-newsletter

Posted by Robin Paceley-Geiger on February 15, 2012 at 7:45 PM Comments comments (7)

Hello Members!

It has been a long fall and cold winter! I am overdue to write a newsletter and haven't found the time doing the fall issues. Now I have a bit of time to work on it as I go!

There are several writings from our Welsummer breeders and once I post them, feel free to read them at your time and share comments if you like.

Breeders: Please update me your status for the 2012 year, if you will be selling hatching eggs, chicks and started birds or matured birds, and ...

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Crossroads Poultry Show in Indiana 2011

Posted by Robin Paceley-Geiger on August 1, 2011 at 2:51 PM Comments comments (1)

Anyone wants to go?

Here is the link for the Crossroads and there will be thousands of breeds out there! Go out and show your Welsummers!

http://web.mac.com/rbennett57/Crossroads_of_America/Crossroads_of_America.html

I have two people wanting POL Welsummers or a bit younger. One for LF and the other wants BF of Holland/Dutch lines.

Please do contact me if you do have something...

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