Ag calendar

August 07, 2007

Aug. 10: Washington County 4-H Horse Council, Extension office, 7:30 p.m.

Aug. 11: 4-H Benefit Open Show, Washington County Agricultural Education Center, 9 a.m. Schooling permitted until 8:45 a.m.

Aug. 11: 4-H Dog Club, Washington County Extension office, 2 p.m.

Aug. 14: Cut Flower Trials & Flower Arranging Demonstration, Horticulture Garden, Franklin Farm Lane, Chambersburg, Pa., 10 a.m.

Aug. 14: Hagerstown Valley Apian Society, Washington County Extension office, 7 p.m.

Aug. 19-25: Franklin County Fair, Chambersburg Rod & Gun Club, 3725 Warm Spring Road, Chambersburg, Pa.

Aug. 22: Tomato Tasting Day, Horticulture Center on Franklin Farm Lane, Chambersburg, 12 noon. Open to the public. Call 717-263-9226.

Aug. 20: Junior Fair Board, Washington County Extension office, 6:15 p.m.

Aug. 20: Ag Expo Board, Washington County Extension office, 7:30 p.m.

Aug. 24 Sept. 3: Maryland State Fair


To reach the Washington County Extension office, drive about 7 miles south of Hagerstown from the Interstate 70 exit onto Sharpsburg Pike (Md. 65). The office is in the Washington County Agricultural Education complex.

The Franklin County, Pa., Extension office is at 181 Franklin Farm Lane, Chambersburg, Pa. From Hagerstown, take Interstate 81 north to the U.S. 30 East exit. Take the first road to the left, which is Franklin Farm Lane.

The Jefferson County, W.Va., Extension office is in Suite 3 at 1948 Wiltshire Road, Kearneysville, W.Va. The telephone number is 304-728-7413.

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