Raising Ducklings and Goslings


Buff and Blue Swedish Ducks
Youth Show Winners

In an effort to encourage youth to show waterfowl in our country’s fairs and poultry shows, we are offering gift certificates to youth show winners.

Best Meat Pen/Individual (minimum of 4 pens/birds) …………………$15.00
Best of Breed (minimum of 5 birds) ………………….$15.00
Best of Class (minimum of 12 birds)………………….$25.00
Showmanship Winner (minimum of 12 birds)………..$25.00
Best Waterfowl (minimum of 15 birds)……………….$40.00
Best of Show (minimum of 50 birds)………………….$75.00

Maximum of one gift certificate per bird (or pen) per show.

We must receive the following in one email (preferred method) or mailed in one envelope:

1) Letter from 4H or FFA leader or show manager stating:
Name of winner and placing show
Name, location and date of show
Statement that our minimum bird criteria has been met

2) Letter from youth show winner including:
Winner’s name, mailing address and phone number.
Statement that bird was purchased from Metzer Farms or from
eggs purchased from Metzer Farms. Statement we can use their
picture and name in our catalog or website

3) Photograph (prefer digital) of bird, winner and ribbons/trophy

· Duck Classes: Bantam, Light, Medium, Heavy
· Goose Classes: Light, Medium, Heavy, Ornamental

Good Luck to all of you!


Amelia Ward
Grand Champion Market Large Fowl, Wood County Fair, August, 2017

Jessica Waldron
Champion Poultry Showmanship, Wright County Fair, Wright County, MN, July 31, 2014

Daniel Kerston
Best of Show, Nevada County Fair, CA, August 2013

Aleta Broge
Grand Champion Pair of Market Ducks, Jumbo Pekins, 2013

Victor Pontario
Champion Goose, with his Roman Tufted gander,
Jackson Fair, Wisconsin, 2013



Justin Worth
Multiple Awards From:
2013 Central Florida Poultry Breeders Show,
2013 Citrus County Fair, and 2013 Florida State Fair.


Lydia Raim
Grand Champion Commercial Fowl
Iowa State Fair 4-H Poultry Show


Michael Kurth
Champion Waterfowl - with his Pekin from Metzer Farms!
Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin
  

Michael Flanagan
First Place with both his Chocolate Runner drake and his Welsh Harlequin hen
Gold Country Fair, Auburn, CA, September 7, 2012


Michael Flanagan
Grand Champion AND Reserve Grand Champion Pekins
Gold Country Fair, Auburn, CA, September 7, 2012


Julia Maddock
Best In Show with her Welsh Harlequin drake
McHenry County Fair, Woodstock, Illinois, August, 2012


Kalyn McMahon
Champion Market Duck and Reserve Champion Overall Waterfowl
Clinton County Fair, Iowa


Kyle Sims
Grand Champion Geese with his Embdens from Metzer Farms
Monroe County Fair
Monroe County, Michigan, August, 2011


Chance Curran
Grand Champion with his female Sebastopol and
Reserve Grand with his male
Cherokee County Fair
Columbus, Kansas on July 12, 2011


Sabrina Cox
First Place Goose
Reserve Grand Champion Drake
125th Fowlerville Family Fair,
Fowlerville, Michigan, July 25, 2011


Elizabeth Rayl
Best Light Duck,
Champion Duck,
Best of Show
Imlay City Eastern Michigan Fair
9/9/10
 


Parker Hunt
Champion Waterfowl
Cochise County Fair, Douglas, AZ
9/23/10


Eric Sims
Best Waterfowl, Grand Champion Meat Pen
Monroe County Fair, MI
10/10


Lydia Raim
$40 Gift Certificate
Champion Waterfowl and Champion Pen of 3
Johnson County Fair in Iowa City, IA
July 28, 2009


Hannah Raim
$30 Gift Certificate
Champion Waterfowl
Johnson County Fair in Iowa City, IA
July 28, 2009


Kayle Church
$30 Gift Certificate For Best Waterfowl
Gratiot County Fair, Gratiot County, MI
August 3, 2009


Emily Cole
$10 Gift Certificate For Best Meat Pen
Gratiot County Fair, Gratiot County, MI
August 3, 2009


Sara Oswald
$10 Gift Certificate For Best of Breed
Gratiot County Fair, Gratiot County, MI
August 3, 2009


Hunter Church
$20 Gift Certificate For Best of Class
Gratiot County Fair, Gratiot County, MI
August 3, 2009


Joey Borth
$30 Gift Certificate
Champion & Reserve Champion Waterfowl
West Ottertail County Fair, West Ottertail County, MN
July 18, 2009


Hannah Sombeck
$30 Gift Certificate
Grand Champion Waterfowl
Mclean County Fair, Woodland Clovers 4-H, Mclean County, IL
August 1, 2008


Kyrstyl Gillett
$30 Gift Certificate
Best of Class
Racine County Fair, Tucker 4-H,
Racine County, WI July 23-27, 2008


Hannah Sombeck
$30 Gift Certificate
Grand Champion Waterfowl
Mclean County Fair, Woodland Clovers 4-H, Mclean County, IL
August 3, 2007


Emily Sombeck
Champion Lightweight Waterfowl
Mclean County Fair, Woodland Clovers 4-H, Mclean County, IL
August 3, 2007


Amber Larson
$10 Gift Certificate
Champion Market Pen
Best Overall Waterfowl Benton County 4-H,
Benton County, MN August 3, 2006


Megan Larson
$20 Gift Certificate
Champion Poultry Showmanship
Benton County 4-H,
Benton County, MN August 3, 2006