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Fruit, vegetable contest planned

The Letcher County Cooperative Extension Service will hold its 12th annual Fruit & Vegetable Contest August 7. Entries should be brought to Extension Office from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Judging will be from 3 to 4 p.m.

Entries will be judged on maturity, lack of disease, insect and handling damage, appearance, and size. Categories are:

Fruit — apples, peaches, pears, blueberries, watermelons, cantaloupes, and honeydew melons.

Vegetables — potatoes, tomatoes, cucumbers, sweet corn, hot peppers, bell peppers, summer squash, cabbage, zucchini, broccoli, sunflowers, and herbs.

For more information, call 633-2362.

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