Iowa Swap Meets

Live bird exhibitions cancelled due to highly pathogenic avian influenza 

DES MOINES, Iowa (March 23, 2022) – The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship today announced an order cancelling all live bird exhibitions at fairs and other gatherings of birds due to highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI). The order also prohibits live birds from being sold or transferred at livestock auction markets, swap meets and exotic sales. The Department’s order begins immediately and is effective for a minimum of 30 days, and until 30 days has passed without a confirmation of a new infection of HPAI in domestic poultry in the state of Iowa.  

Source:  https://iowaagriculture.gov/news/order-cancelling-poultry-exhibitions

Date Swap Meet or Auction
February 26, 2022 Eastern Iowa Bird and Small Animal Swap
Cancelled for 2022 Kossuth County Fair Board Exotic Animal & Bird Auction
April 2-3, 2022 Southwest Iowa Animal Swap
April 3, 2022 Walker Farmer's Swap & Flea Market
April 16, 2022 Eastern Iowa Bird and Small Animal Swap
Cancelled for April 2022 Waverly Iowa Exotic Bird and Animal Swap
April 24, 2022-No Poultry Northeast Iowa Bird and Animal Club Swap
April 30, 2022-No Poultry Grundy County Bird & Animal Swap
May 1, 2022 Walker Farmer's Swap & Flea Market
May 7, 2022 Tri-State Farmers Exchange
May 14, 2022 Winnebago County Swap
June 5, 2022 Walker Farmer's Swap & Flea Market
June 11, 2022 Grundy County Bird & Animal Swap
Cancelled for June 2022 Eastern Iowa Bird and Small Animal Swap
June 18-19, 2022 Waverly Iowa Exotic Bird and Animal Swap
June 26, 2022 Northeast Iowa Bird and Animal Club Swap
July 3, 2022 Walker Farmer's Swap & Flea Market
July 16, 2022 Tri-State Farmers Exchange
August 7, 2022 Walker Farmer's Swap & Flea Market
September 4, 2022 Walker Farmer's Swap & Flea Market
September 10, 2022 Eastern Iowa Bird and Small Animal Swap
September 17-18, 2022 Waverly Iowa Exotic Bird and Animal Swap
September 24, 2022 Grundy County Bird & Animal Swap
September 25, 2022 Northeast Iowa Bird and Animal Club Swap
October 2, 2022 Walker Farmer's Swap & Flea Market
Cancelled for April 2021 Greater Louisa County Small Animal Swap & Flea Market
Cancelled for June 2021 Greater Louisa County Small Animal Swap & Flea Market
Cancelled for September 2021 Greater Louisa County Small Animal Swap & Flea Market
September 25-26, 2021 Southwest Iowa Animal Swap
Every Wednesday Kalona Sales Barn
1st Saturdays, April-Dec Stutzman Small Animal Auction

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