The following 4-H Youth Development, Agriculture & Natural Resources, and Family & Consumer Science articles printed in the Fall 2017 edition of the quarterly Oldham County Extension newsletter.
4-H Fair Results
Congratulations 4-H Fair Winners
4-H members entered 290 projects in the 2017 Oldham County Fair, demonstrating many talents and lots of hard work. We would like to congratulate the following participants whose 58 projects advanced to the State Fair:
|Maggie Anderson||Kora Birchmier||Katherine Carter|
|+* Sarah Griffin||Emily Harris||Rachel Harris|
|* Ryan Hawkins||* Beth Huffman||+* Ethan Jasinski|
|Katelynn Jasinski||* Lindsay Jasinski||Zach Jasinski|
|* Bailey Johnson||+* Riely Johnson||Keirstin Kennedy|
|* Kendall Kennedy||* Molly Logsdon||* Carrie Olds|
|* Ella Olds||Hannah Santos|
Congratulations to the 4-H members who received one or more blue ribbons (denoted by asterisk *) for their awesome work at the Kentucky State Fair. Special congratulations to the Oldham County 4-H’ers whose projects were selected State Fair Class Champion (marked with plus +) in their categories.
Ag Fair Results
Thank You, County Fair Exhibitors
Thank you to everyone who brought entries to the 2017 Oldham County Fair! The Agriculture Department had a record-setting 157 vegetable and crop entries this year.
The following individuals received blue ribbons in the Youth Division:
|Thomas Blackburn||Melody Hardin||Sarah Hardin|
|Emma Lane||Lauren Potts||Porter Salisbury|
The following Oldham Countians earned one or more blue ribbons in the Adult Division:
|Alice Ashlock||Buck Ashlock||Bob Fishback|
|Ashley Haselton||Christy Husband||LeAnne Smith|
Sarah Hardin was this year’s Youth Division Champion. Bob Fishback was the Adult Division Champion for the second year in a row. Bob Fishback’s herbs won Best in Show in the Adult Division. Lauren Potts’s pumpkin won Best of Show in the Youth Division.
Congratulations to all Agriculture Department exhibitors!
FCS Fair Results
Successful Oldham County Fair Home & Family Arts Exhibit
With great weather, excellent volunteers, and increased entries and participation, the 2017 Oldham County Fair was a grand success. Plan now to enter your culinary, artistic, and/or handwork creations next year!
Written by Chris Duncan, Oldham County Family & Consumer Science Agent; Traci Missun, Oldham County Agriculture & Natural Resources Agent; Lauren State Fernandez, Oldham County Extension Staff Assistant; and Kelly Woods, Oldham County 4-H Agent.