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Fruit, vegetable contest set

The Letcher County Cooperative Extension Service will hold a Fruit & Vegetable Contest August 14-15. Entries should be brought to Extension Office on Thursday, August 14, by 4 p.m. They will be judged on the morning of August 15.

Entries must be clean and disease-free, and the proper size and maturity. There will be two age groups, 18 and under and adults. Categories are:

Fruit — apples, peaches, pears, strawberries, blackberries, raspberries, blueberries and grape pod.

Vegetables — potatoes, large tomatoes, small tomatoes, cucumbers, sweet corn, peppers, green beans, pumpkins, summer squash, sweet potatoes, cabbage, gourds, zucchini, onions, and squash.

Miscellaneous — honey.

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