The deadline for submitting entries to the Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s poster and essay contest has been extended to Feb. 19 because of school closings during the bad weather.
Students in grades kindergarten through 12 are eligible to submit posters and essays. The theme is “Kentucky Proud: Growing a Healthy Kentucky.”
Entries should be mailed to the Kentucky Department of Agriculture, Poster and Essay Contest, 100 Fair Oaks Lane, 5th Floor, Frankfort, Ky. 40601. For more information or contest rules, contact Elizabeth McNulty at (502) 564-4983 or Elizabeth.mcnulty@ ky.gov or www.kyagr. com/marketing/ageducation/ agday.htm.