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Fruit, vegetable conference set

The East Kentucky Fruit and Vegetable Conference will be held on Feb. 17 at the Letcher County Extension Office, which is located at 478 Extension Drive, off of the Whitesburg Bypass and Stone Ave.

Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and classes start at 9 a.m. The conference will end at 4 p.m. Topics will include entomology, vegetable diseases, pesti- cide certificate and fruit sessions to include grapes, blueberries, apples, etc. A variety of vendors and exhibits will also be on display.

Cost is $8 per person and lunch will be provided.

For more information and to reserve a space, call Shad Baker, Letcher County Extension agent for agricultural and natural resources, at 606-633-2362

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