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Edmonson Voice Staff Report:
Edmonson County was well represented at the Kentucky State Fair. The fair hosts 4-H projects from across the state in Cloverville. Cloverville consists of 18 divisions where 4-H'ers can showcase their projects. In order to exhibit a 4-H project in Cloverville, 4-H'ers must first compete in their county and be selected as the champion in the class. These champions advance to the Kentucky State Fair and are exhibited in Cloverville where they are judged on the Danish System. The Danish system awards all entries a ribbon based on their quality. Purple= excels, denotes champion of a class. Blue=excellent, Red=good, White= fair.
Lillian Harmon, daughter of Laura Harmon and Scott Harmon, brought home grand champion in foods with her double crusted apple pie. Lillian competed against 437 other food entries from across the state. Lillian is a member of the 4-H Outdoors Club in Edmonson County. This is Lillian’s second year bringing home a grand champion. Last year her strawberry jam won grand champion in food preservation.
In addition, this year members of Edmonson County’s Community 4-H Club, The Outdoors Club, competed in several categories.
799A - Up Cycle It -Red
888 - Texture Collage-Red
843 - Three Rolled Biscuits-White
848 - Three Brownies-Red
864- Strawberry Jam- Blue
892- Wastebasket- Blue
565 – Terrariums-White
748A - Junior Color Pencil-Blue
787 - Horticultural Class, Single color photograph-White
855 - Three Soft Pretzels-White
847- 3 Granola Bars-Red
861-Dried Apples- Red
863- Dill Pickles-White
865- Green Beans- White
893- Decorative item for the home- White
889 - Unit I, Transparent finish applied to small wood object-White
766C - Level 1 , What Do You See (portrait of a person without background clutter)-Blue
767A - Level 1, Birds Eye View (lying on your stomach)-White
767B- Bird’s Eye View(lying on your back)- Blue
890- Simple Cloth Item for the Home- Blue
1010-Junior Clover Photography- Blue
763A - Junior Art Trends-White
764E - Junior Jewelry (Traditions)-White
790B - Lets Learn to Sew - Unit 1, Non-Clothing Option-Red
757A - Junior Clay Container-Blue
862- Salsa- Red
779A- Still Life Photo- Red
900-Old Item made new- Red
4-H'ers can be involved in Cloverville in a variety of ways from exhibiting projects, conducting demonstrations, and performing talents on stage. If your child is interested in participating in 4-H please contact the Edmonson County UK Cooperative Extension Office at 270-597-3628 or follow us on Facebook.