Hardin ng mga Bulaklak, Quezon Memorial Circle, Quezon City-Philippines
Mr. Paoul R. Tagama
Mr. Paoul R. Tagama was the guest speaker on March 9, 2014 . His topic : Bantamation: Breeding Bantam Chickens
He started to introduce how bantams were introduce to different parts of the world, the responsibilities , food and diet, diseases , bantam breeds and among others.
Yokohama chicken breed ( First Prize)
Currently there are a lot of people in Tarlac, Pampanga, Bulacan, Nueva Ecija that are into bantam chicken multiplying .
” Some agriculture feed company wanted to know the current market share of the bantam and fanciers’ chicken in the pet sector. It is safe to estimate that it is between 10% to 20% ” Mr. Paoul Tagama
He had a show and tell portion on the different types of bantam chicken breeds.
bantam chicken donated by members of the association
Part of the fund raising activity of the newly formed Philippine Bantam Fanciers’ Association is a mini-raffle that was held after the lecture of Mr. Paoul R. Tagama. Most of the chickens were donated by members of the club which aimed to propagate awareness and bantam chicken multiplying in the country. I went to the POS SECRETARIAT and paid 2 tickets Php 100 at Php 50 per entry .
Winners of the Raffle
Mr. Lawrence Chan and Mr. Jun Golamco
I was the first one to be called and won a pair of frizzle bantam chicken cross with sebright donated by Mr. Paoul R. Tagama. The pair of bantam chicken is said to be worth Php 5,000 !
Mr. Jun Golamco won a grey Cochin hen ( which he intend to breed with his grey Cochin cock).
Atty. Pepito Mercado also won a bantam chicken and another POS member also won another Cochin bantam chicken. Another Philippine Bantam Fanciers’ Association member from the province won a pair of bantam chicken.
Mr. Jun Golamco and Mr. Frandel Recto
Mr. Frandel Recto , a board member of the Philippine Orchid Society won the FIRST Prize – a pair of Yokohama Bantam chicken breed which is said to be worth around Php 20,000 !!!!
LIST of WINNERS ( 1st Philippine Bantam Chicken Show)
1-Micro Group Cage No. Rank Owner
Old English Group 22 1st Mr. Rey Macam
Rosecomb 24 1st Mr. Rey Macam
Malaysian Serama 4 1st Mr. Kenneth Lim
Sebright 1 1st Mr. Ramil Fabian/
Mr. Aguilus Pitonghari
Dutch 38 1st Mr. Jonathan Reyes
Cornish 34 1st Mr. Donvega Sotto-
Koshamu 31 1st Mr. Robin Gamboa
Feathered Feet/ Tophat
Frizzle ( Cochin ) 33 1st Mr. Donvega Sotto- Naguit
Showgirl 18 1st Mr. Rey Macam
Chochin ( Normal ) 10 1st Mr. Boogie Lee
Polish 14 1st Mr. Rey Macam
Best in Special Awards
Overall 11 Mr. Boogie Lee ( Cochin White)
Species- Phoenix 27 Mr. Vilmo R. Silvederio
Sumatra 32 Mr. Donvega Sotto-Naguit
Pheonix-OEG 37 Mr. Jonathan Reyes
Best in Bantam Show-Show Champion -Over-All
Cochin ( Light Brown ) 10 – Boogie Lee
Runner Up / Reserve Champion
Malaysian Serama 4- Mr. Kenneth Lim
Note: The next bantam show is expected to be held in the province of Tarlac