Cackle Hatchery

"Hatching and Shipping Since 1936"
Family Owned for Three Generations

PO Box 529,  Lebanon, MO  65536
417-532-4581 - 417-588-1918 (fax)
www.cacklehatchery.com   . 
cacklehatchery@cacklehatchery.com


Pre-Order Now  and reserve your chicks for February through October Delivery.

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Brown and White Egg Layers

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Standard Old English Game Fowl

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CACKLE HATCHERY POULTRY PHOTO CONTEST

(CONTEST RULES)

Take photos of your funniest chicken doing crazy stuff or just strutting around the chicken coop. We will accept photos of geese, ducks, chickens, guineas, turkeys and peafowl. We are looking for Photo Quality and Clarity in each photo submitted. Each household is limited to 10 photos submitted each contest year. There is no purchase requirement for submitting entry or winning. The Photo must have been taken by the person submitting the entry and not have any copyrights or pending ownership of the photos being submitted. The photos will NOT be returned and become the property of "Cackle Hatchery". We suggest you make duplicate copies so you have one to keep and send the other photo in with the entry form. Do not write on the back of the photo because the writing will indent or bled through to the finished side. We accept only color 4 x 6 inch hard copy prints or a CD. Photos and entry form need to be delivered to Cackle Hatchery by December 20, 2014.

Entry form and photos submission process. Mail to: Photo Contest, Cackle Hatchery, P.O. Box 529, Lebanon, MO. 65536

Photos judged by Cackle Hatchery Staff. Cash Prize awarded January 15th of 2015.

(Total of $300.00 cash prizes)

$100.00 cash prize for (Best of Breed) photo. (Photo that best shows the pure breed.)

$100.00 cash prize for (Funniest Chicken) photo. (funny, cute, originality or artistic)

$100.00 cash prize for (Poultry show prize or ribbon) photo (Photo of bird with ribbon or prize in the photo and may or may not include persons). Include name of show date and award won on the entry form.

(Complete entry form, attach photos or CD and mail entry form)

Printable version Click Here.


2008 CONTEST WINNERS

2008 $100 Prize Winner for Best of Breed

 

$100 Prize Winner for Poultry Show Ribbon

 

$100 Prize Winner for Funny, Cute, Originality or Artistic Photo

 

GUTHRIE COUNTY FAIR, 2007

DEAR CACKLE HATCHERY,
 

    THIS IS ONE OF THE AWARDS THAT I WON WITH YOUR BLACK ROSE COMBS THAT I ORDERED LAST YEAR.  THANK YOU FOR THE GREAT CHICKS.

 
DANNIELLE MCCORKEL

Here is a picture of my daughter Lauren with her Quail Antwerp Belgium that we bought from you in March of 2007.  Last year they were the grand champion poultry project at the Defiance (OH) county fair.  This year they were the champion bantams and were the reserve champion poultry project.  Thanks!  Paul Payne  Hicksville, OH

Dear Cackle; The ducks we ordered from you love our water slide we made for them.  

Delores, 
Norman, IN.

$100 Prize Winner for Best of Breed, DANNIELLE MCCORKE $100 Poultry Show Ribbon Winner, Lauren Payne, Hicksville, OH FUNNIEST WINNER.jpg (202089 bytes)

 


 

2009 CONTEST WINNERS

2009 $100 Prize Winner for Best of Breed

 

2009 $100 Prize Winner for Poultry Show Ribbon

 

2009 $100 Prize Winner for Funny, Cute, Originality or Artistic Photo

 

Thank you Cackle! I won Best of Breed and Grand Champion of Cass County Jr. Livestock Association Show 2009.  Sawyer, Cass County, MO. I showed many chickens I purchased from Cackle Hatchery at the Oconto Falls County Fair on Aug. 29, 2009.  I won many blue ribbons, Best of Breed ribbons and "Best Chicken in the Barn Award" with a blue Cochin.  Thanks for a great year! Kayle, Oconto Falls, WI Thank you Cackle Hatchery for the chicks you sent us. A photo shot caught a crumb in mid-air while my son was feeding his rooster. Karen, Fairfield, MT
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Watch Virtual Tour of Cackle Hatchery Photo Contest Winners and Runners Up Click Here
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2010 Contest Winners

2010 $100 Prize Winner for Best of Breed 2010 $100 Prize Winner for Poultry Show Ribbon 2010 $100 Prize Winner for Funny, Cute, Originality or Artistic Photo
Dear Cackle.

This was our families first year showing Market Broiler Chickens at our country fair.  This is my daughter, Dominique with her 2010 Grand Champion pen of 3 Market Broilers at the Tehama District Fair, Tehama County, CA.  Thank you for helping us have the best 1st year we could have imagined!!

Thank you. Cori, CA

Thank you Cackle!

Cuckoo Maran, Best Overall Ribbon Award. Madison County Fair, Charlie, Greenville, MO

 

Thank you Cackle! 

Our daughter, Holly Jo, holding one of our Barred Rock pullets we purchased from you in 2010.

David & Amy, Il.

Dominique, Best of Breed Winner, Photo Contest Winner 2010 Charlie, Poultry Show Ribbon Winner 2010 Photo Contest Holly Jo, Winner of Artistic Photo Contest

Watch Virtual Tour of 2010 Cackle Hatchery Photo Contest Winners and Runners Up Click Here
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2011 CONTEST WINNERS

2011 $100 Prize Winner for Best of Breed 2011 $100 Prize Winner for Poultry Show Ribbon 2011 $100 Prize Winner for Funny, Cute, Originality or Artistic Photo
The city of Paris tried to ban chickens. I had 200 people sign a petition and now the city allows up to 12 female chickens. Look at the trophies I won with Cackle Hatchery chickens Monroe County Fair, MO.  Thank you Brendan. I won Grand Cockerel with my Mille Fleur at the Southwest Missouri District Fair. I am a member of the Wayne County 4H Poultry Club. I love all the chickens I bought at Cackle Hatchery. Hayden, 11 yrs old and loves 4H Poultry Club, MO People stop by and admire my pet turkeys all the time. Thank you Cackle!  Jonathan  Laceyville, PA
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Watch Virtual Tour of 2011 Cackle Hatchery Photo Contest Winners and Runners Up Click Here
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2012 CONTEST WINNERS

2012 $100 Prize Winner for Best of Breed 2012 $100 Prize Winner for Poultry Show Ribbon 2012 $100 Prize Winner for Funny, Cute, Originality or Artistic Photo
This is me (Wyatt) and my Royal Palm Turkey. We took Grand Champion Ribbon at the Waterville Fair. Thank You Cackle Hatchery.

 

Huge 4H project success! Cackle’s chicks turned into 11 champions at the Payne County Fair in Oklahoma for Josephine.

 

Brooke holding a Cackle Hatchery 
Khaki Campbell Drake. Her year showing and a
 great start in a 4H program.

 

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Watch Virtual Tour of 2012 Cackle Hatchery Photo Contest Winners and Runners Up Click Here
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2013 CONTEST WINNERS
Broad Breasted Bronze Tom Turkey raised from poult from Cackle Hatchery. Reserve Grand Champion –San Benito County Fair, Hollister CA October of 2013, Tyler age 14 4H youth. I won Grand Champion and Best in Show with Edith my partridge cochin bantam from Cackle at the Lake County 4H Fair.  Meghan, Wilmette,IL Faith, Memphis Mi.  She loves her chickens from Cackle Hatchery.
2013 $100 Prize Winner for Best of Breed

2013 $100 Prize Winner for Poultry Show Ribbon

2013 $100 Prize Winner for Funny, Cute, Originality or Artistic Photo

Watch Virtual Tour of 2013 Cackle Hatchery Photo Contest Winners and Runners Up Click Here
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