If you like plants and/or insects, here’s your opportunity to build skills and have fun too!
Attend to participate in one, two, three or all four contests!
Your interest - your choice! Bring a friend too!
(4-H’ers may earn a trip to a state and/or national contest!)
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Agricultural Park Exhibit Hall, Fairgrounds - 822 15th Street, Columbus NE
(Entrance is at intersection of 10th Avenue and 15th Street)
12:30 p.m. - Horticulture Judging & Identification
1:30 p.m. - Tree Identification
2:20 p.m. – BREAK with Refreshments
2:45 p.m. - Grass and Weed Identification
3:30 p.m. - Entomology (Insect) Identification
PLEASE BRING A CLIP BOARD TO USE DURING THE CONTEST
Identify plant samples for each contest. For horticulture, there is also a quiz and 4 judging classes (vegetables, fruits, flowers, nursery stock). There are study materials available. For this information or for questions, contact your local Extension office or Kelly Feehan at firstname.lastname@example.org or 402-563-4901.