Hundreds of visitors to the Butler County Fair stopped in the Butler County Farm Bureau booth to vote for their favorite pictures in the “I AM AGRICULTURE” coloring contest. Over 120 entries were submitted and the top ten for each age group were on display at the fair. Each person could vote for the favorites in the age groups once a day, as many days as they were able during the fair week. Hundreds of ballots were cast and the winners were announced Friday, July 30th after the Fun Day activities closed. The winners were: Age 5-8- Michael Hileman, Age 9-12- Brittany Loftus and Age 13-18- Leslie Schuh. Congratulations to all the participants and thank you to all the voters. All 30 finalist received a t-shirt from Butler County Farm Bureau for their effort!
The P & E Committee of the Butler County Farm Bureau held a book drawing during fair week for Children’s Ag books from OFBF. The seven lucky winners are: Don Boling, Blundell Family, Amy Warren, Diane Morrissey, Angie Schuh, Henry Summe and Zane Kozarec. Congratulations to the book winners and look for your books in the mail!
Fun Day at the fair was held on Friday, July 30th. This event, held since 1984, is sponsored by Butler County Farm Bureau and Farm Bureau Youth. Over 200 kids enjoyed the kiddie tractor pull and country olympics. Thanks to Dave & Gail Lierer, Lynn Eisele and the other youth advisors and members for another fun day at the fair!