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An Evening At The Olmsted County Fair

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - The 2021 Olmsted County Fair ends Sunday and it proved to be popular with good-sized crowds reported nearly every day. Those who attend on an annual basis had to be happy after last year’s fair was canceled because of the pandemic. Organizers had to be happy because the weather was excellent for most of the week.
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Eau Claire County, WIWEAU-TV 13

Sisters auction off pigs at the Eau Claire County Fair

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -Sisters Dezaray and Tymeka Eisberener are from Fairchild and attended the Eau Claire County Fair to auction off and sell their pigs in Saturdays livestock auction. Both sisters are officers in Osseo-Fairchild High School’s Future Farmers of America program and have been raising and trying to...
Corsicana, TXCorsicana Daily Sun

CLARK: Canning with Trudy

Today was so much fun. I got to hang out with Trudy, who taught me how to can vegetables. I grew up in rural Appalachia and was even in 4-H, but to my knowledge I never personally canned produce. However, this summer we’ve ended up with surplus jalapeños and shishito peppers and I knew I had to do something with them. So a few days ago I fired off a quick text to Trudy and within minutes we had decided on today for my foray into the world of preserving the fruits of my labor.
Sonoma County, CAPress Democrat

Sonoma County Fair is back, and so are the proud pigs

Some of the pigs being shown at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds on Saturday weren’t entirely thrilled to be there on the third day of youth livestock pageantry at this year’s county fair. One agitated porker spent virtually an entire round of the hog showmanship competition trying to push past its handler and back to the barn stalls, despite a girl’s heroic attempts to keep the animal focused on their rehearsed plan.