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Southeast Research-Extension Center

Southeast Area Judging Contests
Crops, Photography, Family & Consumer Science and Horticulture                                  
Favorite Foods Show
Tuesday - June 20 - 2017

The Anderson Building (On the Lyon County Fairgrounds). The fairgrounds is behind the Lyon County Extension Office, locatedat2632 W US Hwy 50, Emporia, KS 66801

            All Contests:

            Intermediate Division — Age 9-13, (before Jan. 1)     

            Senior Division — Age 14-18 (before Jan. 1)

             FCS and Horticulture will offer a non-competitive/mini experience for 7-8 years old (free)

COST: $10.00 per person, judge as many contests as you would like, exact change is appreciated, checks accepted. $10 includes, any judging contests and favorite foods if youth qualified locally, and a pool pass for the Emporia pool for the afternoon! The pool is open noon - 6 p.m.

        9:45 a.m.        Registration for Horticulture, Crops, FCS and Photo Contests

        Favorite Foods Registration and set up

Participants are asked to check in with Beth Ireland and Kathy McEwan after they have registered at the main registration table before setting up.  Favorite Food participants must be registered and set up by 11:00 a.m. judging will begin at 11:00 a.m. Local offices will have information about pre registering Favorite Food Participants.


      10:00 a.m.        Horticulture, Crops, FCS and Photo Contest Instructions

      10:15 a.m.        Horticulture, Crops, FCS and Photo Contest Begins,

                                Horticulture is a timed contest and must be completed first.

      11:00 a.m.        Favorite Foods Judging Begins

All morning contests completed by noon. Favorite Foods completed by 12:30 p.m.  Lunch on your own.

        1:15 p.m.        Recognition for Horticulture, FCS, Crops, Photo and Favorite Foods

            2 p.m.              Enjoy the Emporia Pool! 


4-H Youth Development

Kansas 4-H Youth Development is sponsored by K-State Research and Extension and County and District Extension Councils in the Southeast Area. The new 4-H Year begins October 1. Contact your local Extension Office for more information about 4-H.

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