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Email bids accepted through 1:00pm Friday, November 9, 2012. Please email rwalker@albc-usa.org with “Auction” in the subject line. Include your NAME, EMAIL, PHONE NUMBER, the ITEM you want to bid on, and your BID AMOUNT. We’ll write in your bids for you at the silent auction and notify you if you win after the event!

Item Description Donated By
One Week Beach House Rental

One Week Vacation
Southern Shores, Outer Banks, NC
Six Bedrooms, four baths, private pool
Reserve: $2500

Cabell Garbee II
Raleigh, NC
cgarbee@ipass.net

More Info

Original Watercolor
Black Java Fowl in front of the Granary and Barn at the North Family Shaker Village in the 1860's
Reserve: $1500

 


Bob Braun
Sunnyside, NY
rbraun@nyc.rr.com

Handcrafted Quilt

Hand crafted 96" X 100" Quilt
Reserve: $500

 

 

Anneke Jakes

ajakes@albc-usa.org




Hand Forged Pig Sticker

Pig Sticker Knife
Hand-Forged from high carbon steel (W2) and heat-treated. (will be complete with Walnut handle)
Reserve: $250

E. Scott McGhee
Southeastern NC
guineahogforge@gmail.com

www.GuineaHogForge.com

Delaware Chicks

25 Day Old Delaware Chicks (Shipped to buyer in Spring 2013)
Reserve: $150

 

 

William Morrow
Emmitsburg, MD
will@whitmorefarm.com

www.whitmorefarm.com


chicken quilt

Hand crafted 39" X 39" Chicken Quilt
Reserve: $100

Polly Garbee

Lynchburg, VA

1868 Library of Congress Reproduction Poultry Poster

Reserve: $25

 

 

Jeannette Beranger
Siler City, NC
jberanger@albc-usa.org



American Buff Goose

American Buff Goose Watercolor Giclee (8x10)
Reserve: $50

Carolyn Guske
carolynguske@gmail.com

carolynguskeart.blogspot.com/

Other Examples of Artwork

 

Midget White Turkey

Midget White Turkey Watercolor Giclee with Frame (8x10)
Reserve: $50

Carolyn Guske
carolynguske@gmail.com

carolynguskeart.blogspot.com/

Other Examples of Artwork

GOS Pig

Gloucestershire Old Spot Pig "Dot" Watercolor Giclee (5x7)
Reserve: $25

Carolyn Guske
carolynguske@gmail.com

carolynguskeart.blogspot.com/

Other Examples of Artwork

23 X 34 Framed Poster
Prominent Sire Lines of Throroughbreds In America

 

 

Carolyn Christman
Mebane, NC



Handpainted Cabinet

Handpainted American Milking Devon Cabinet

 

 

James and Toni Richardson
Warrent, CT
jtrich@optonline.net



Winifred Hofflan Cds

CDs - Selections range from bluegrass/gospel, and original compositions. Performed by vocalist/Winifred Hoffman and daughters Martha and Miriam, nationally recognized pedal steel guitar artist Paul Redmond, guitarist Byron Towle, Nashville-recording artist Doug Knecht on mandolin, guitar, and banjo, and award-winning hammered dulcimer teenage prodigy Alison Coyer.

Winifred Hoffman
Earlville, IL
bestyetaisires@juno.com

Revival Foods Organic T-shirt

 

 

Bradley Taylor
Savannah, GA
orders@revivalfoods.com

Revival Foods


Ballcap

Sedgwick County Zoo Ballcap. Purchased at a previous ALBC Conference Silent Auction. It's up for grabs again!

Anneke Jakes

ajakes@albc-usa.org

ballcap

Overstreet-Kerr Historical Farm Ballcap. Purchased at a previous ALBC Conference Silent Auction. It's up for grabs again!

Anneke Jakes

ajakes@albc-usa.org

Sheep Salt and Pepper Shakers

Michele Brane

mbrane@albc-usa.org

1930's Stewart Livestock shearers

Larry Autry
Pittsboro, NC

American Guinea Hog Association, Inc. Mug

Kevin Fall
Jefferson, IA

kevinfall.agha@yahoo.com

Stuffed Cow

 

Jeannette Beranger
Siler City, NC

jberanger@albc-usa.org

Portraits of American Architecture, Monuments to a Romantic Mood, 1830-1900 by Harry Devlin

Anneke Jakes

ajakes@albc-usa.org

By Jack Byard
Each breed gets a spread featuring a color photograph and a full discussion of identifying characteristics of comb, beak, and feathers, plus a write-up about the breed’s history, personality, egg-laying habits, and suitability for the backyard flock.

The following books were donated by:

Fox Chapel Publishing
East Petersburg, PA

www.foxchapelpublishing.com

By Jack Byard
Each breed gets a spread featuring a color photograph and a full discussion of identifying characteristics, plus a write-up about the breed’s history, personality, foraging and mothering habits, and suitability for the small farm.

 

By Jack Byard
Each breed gets a spread featuring a color photograph and a full discussion of identifying characteristics, plus a write-up about the breed’s history, personality, milk-producing habits, and suitability for the small farm.

 

By Jack Byard
Each breed gets a spread featuring a color photograph and a full discussion of identifying characteristics, plus a write-up about the breed’s history, personality, foraging and mothering habits, and suitability for the small farm.

 

Best-Ever Curry Cookbook by Mridula Baljekas

Anneke Jakes

ajakes@albc-usa.org

By Vivian Head
A practical guide to keeping hens and other fine-feathered friends

 

Encyclopedia of Regional American Gardening

Anneke Jakes

ajakes@albc-usa.org

By Chris Gleason
Keeping chickens - even for city dwellers is a trend that just keeps on growing. With this book, today's modern farmer will find plans and construction techniques for making seven different coops, along with fun chicken facts, and great recipes for all those eggs!

 

The Chance to Survive by Lawrence Alderson

Anneke Jakes

ajakes@albc-usa.org

By Cindy Littlefield Create a herd of model paper horses! Using basic craft supplies -- acrylic paints, craft glue, embroidery floss, and yarn -- kids ages 8 to 12 will have hours of fun applying authentic paint markings and mane and tail features to ten sturdy, pop-out horse-breed templates.

The following books were donated by:

Storey Publishing

North Adams, MA

www.storey.com

The Complete Pig, An Entertaining History of Pigs by Sara Rath

Anneke Jakes

ajakes@albc-usa.org

By Julia Rothman. Country and city mice alike will delight in Julia Rothman's charming illustrated guide to the curious parts and pieces of rural living. Dissecting everything from tractors and pigs to fences, hay bales, crop rotation patterns, and farm tools, Rothman gives a richly entertaining tour of the quirky details of country life.

 

Rare Breeds, Endangered Farm Animals in Photographs

Anneke Jakes

ajakes@albc-usa.org

Edited By: Gary Paul Nabhan. Savoring and Saving the Continent's Most Endangered Foods

Anneke Jakes

ajakes@albc-usa.org

by Victoria Roberts
Poultry for Anyone describes 44 breeds in full color. Covers the history of the breed, what makes a good specimen, utility and special requirements in terms of husbandry, and its character. This book also lists egg production and practical uses, gives hints on preparation for showing, plus a section on housing and management, all based on the authors life long practical experience with poultry.

Anneke Jakes

ajakes@albc-usa.org

By Christina Allen. An accounting of life on the farm for a very special turkey. Winner of The National Indie Award for Excellence in Children's books, non-fiction..

Christina Allen

Park Hall, MD

allensarticles@earthlink.net

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Email bids accepted through 1:00pm Friday, November 9, 2012. Please email rwalker@albc-usa.org with “Auction” in the subject line. Include your NAME, EMAIL, PHONE NUMBER, the ITEM you want to bid on, and your BID AMOUNT. We’ll write in your bids for you at the silent auction and notify you if you win after the event!