Horticulture fair results posted


By Lorna Hart - Special to OVP



Wendi Miller is pictured assembling her Best of Garden Display for entry in the Open Class Horticulture judging at the 2021 Meigs County Fair. Miller said she raised many different vegetables this year to include in her display.

Wendi Miller is pictured assembling her Best of Garden Display for entry in the Open Class Horticulture judging at the 2021 Meigs County Fair. Miller said she raised many different vegetables this year to include in her display.


Lorna Hart | Courtesy

Open Class Horticulture Results

A display shall consist of three well-grown specimens unless otherwise noted. The exhibitor must grow all produce. In judging of produce, quality and size for correct use will be the guide instead of largest size. Each variety to be judged separately. Judging proper maturity, good quality, no oil or wax, number of items correct, corn without husk.

Department VII: Horticulture, Farm Crops:

Division 700: Fairy Garden: Class 1: Nothing over 10-inch diameter, 1st Wendi Miller, Pomeroy, OH.

Division 701: Grains (Displayed in 1-gallon jar or zip lock bag): Class 10: Corn Stalk (3) 1st David King, Pomeroy, OH; Class 11: Sunflower Head, 2nd Wendi Miller.

Division 702: Potatoes: Class 13: Yukon Gold, 1st Peyton Bailey, Racine, OH, 2nd Opal Dyer, Bidwell, OH, 3rd Laurel O. Huggins, Rutland, OH; Class 14: Kennebec, 1st Ella Bailey, Racine, Oh, 2nd Opal Dyer, Bidwell, OH; Class 15: Red, 1st Opal Dyer, 2nd Maxine Dyer.

Division 704: Vegetables: Class 20: Green Cabbage (1), 1st Nora Pierce, 2nd Kinsley Elam, Racine, Oh; Class 23:Tomatoes, Red, 1st Norma Pierce, 2nd Kinsley Elam, 3rd Darlene Hayes, Pomeroy, OH; Class 24: Tomatoes, Yellow, 3rd Everett Huggins, Rutland, Oh; Class 25: Tomatoes, Pear Red or yellow, Opal Dyer; Class 26: Tomatoes, Roma, 1st Rhonda L. Dailey, Wendi Miller, 3rd Opal Huggins, Rutland, OH; Class 27: Tomatoes, Cherry or Grape, 1st John Lechler, Rutland, Oh, 2nd Everett Huggins, Rutland, OH, 3rd Sara Ervin, Racine, OH; Class 28 : Tomatoes, Name Variety, 1st Vivian R. Huggins, Rutland, OH; Class 29: Green Pole Beans, 1st Pat Harris, Pomeroy, OH, 2nd Elizabeth Harris, Pomeroy, OH; Class 30: Green Bush Beans, 1st Kinsley Elam, Racine, OH, 2nd Nora Pierce, 3rd Darlene Hayes; Class 31: Lima Beans, 1st

Maxine Dyer, 2nd Opal Dyer; Class 32: White Onion, 1st Maxine Dyer, 2nd Opal Dyer; Class 33: Yellow Onion 1s Opal Dyer, 2nd Maxine Dyer; Class 34: Red Onion, 1st John Lechler, 2nd Opal Dyer, 3rd Maxine Dyer; Class 35: Bell Pepper, 1st Nora Pierce, 2nd Rhonda L. Dailey, 3rd Kinsley Elam; Class 36: Hot Peppers, 1st Opal Huggins, 2nd Kinsley Elam, 3rd Deborah Mohler, Pomeroy, OH; Class 37: Sweet Banana Pepper,1st Rhonda L. Dailey, 2nd Teresa Wilson, Racine, OH, 3rd Nora Pierce; Class 42: Cucumbers, 1st Nora Pierce, 2nd Rhonda L. Dailey, 3rd Opal Dyer; Class 43: Pie Pumpkin (1), Wendi Miller; Class 44: Field Pumpkin (1), Darlene Hayes; Class 45: Cushaw (1), 2nd Marsha W. Nagy, Rutland, OH; Class 46: Zucchini (1), 1st Kinsley Elam, 2nd Nora Pierce; Class 47: Summer Squash(1), David King, Pomeroy, OH; Class 53: Bi-Color Sweet Corn, 1st Nora Pierce, 2nd Darlene Hayes.

Division 707: Apples: Class 58: Jonathan, 1st Darlene Hayes; Class 59: Rome Beauty, 1st Robert A. Bailey; Class 62: Grimes Golden, 1st Maxine Dyer, 2nd Opal Dyer.

Division 708: Other Fruit: Class 66: Grape, Concord, 1st Elizabeth Harris, 2nd Pat Harris, 3rd Robert Bailey; Class 67: Grape, Niagara, 1st Robert Bailey; Class 69: Pear (name variety), 1sOpal Dyer, 2nd Maxine Dyer; Class 74: Blackberry (Name Variety), 1st Maxine Dyer; 2nd Opal Dyer.

Division 709: Best of Garden Display: (cannot be over 24” square, no more than 30 items, minimum of 10 different varieties.) Class 90: Best of Garden Display: 1st Wendi Miller, 2nd Kinsley Elam, 3rd Nora Pierce.

Division 710: Largest Specimen: (Items will be weighted and measured)Class 76: Largest Potato, 1st Peyton Bailey, 2nd Maxine Dyer; 3rd Opal Dyer Class 77: Largest Pumpkin, 1st Wendi Miller; Class 79: Largest Apple, 1st Maxine Dyer; 2nd Darlene Hayes, 3rd Opal Dyer; Class 80: Largest Tomato, Rhonda L. Dailey; Class 81: Largest Beet, Donna Jenkins; Class 82: Largest Cucumber, 1st Opal Dyer, 2nd Wendi Miller, 3rd Maxine Dyer; Class 83: Largest Onion, 1stTeresa Wilson, Racine, OH, 2nd Opal Dyer, 3rd Maxine Dyer; Class 86: Largest Squash, 1st Wendi Miller, 2nd Isaac Lewis, Mason, W, 3rd Deborah Mohler; Class 88: Largest Ear of Corn, 1st Darlene Hayes; Class 90: Longest Cucumber, 1st Wendi Miller; Class 91: Longest Bean, 1st Everett Huggins, Rutland, OH; Class 92 – Largest Zucchini, 1st Natasha Beasley, Pomeroy, OH, 2nd Ella Bailey, 3rd Deborah Mohler.

Division 711: Freak Vegetables: Class 93: Freak Vegetables (1), 1st Maxine Dyer, 2nd Darleen Hayes, 3rd Opal Dyer; Class 94: Freak Fruit (1), 1st Opal Dyer, 2nd Wendi Miller.

Division 712: Herbs: Class 95: Mint, Name Variety, 1st Elizabeth Harris, 2nd Donna Jenkins, 3rd Maxine Rose; Class 96:Chives, 1st Pat Harris, 2nd Maxine Rose, 3rd Deborah Mohler; Class 97: Thyme, 1st Donna Jenkins; Class 98: Basil, 1st Deborah Mohler, 2nd Elizabeth Harris, 3rd Donna Jenkins; Class 99: Rosemary, 1st Deborah Mohler; Class 100: Sage, 1st Donna Jenkins, 2nd Deborah Mohler, 3rd Pat Harris; Class 101:Parsley, 1st Pat Harris, 2nd Deborah Mohler, 3rd Elizabeth Harris; Class 102: Dill, 1st Pat Harris.

Wendi Miller is pictured assembling her Best of Garden Display for entry in the Open Class Horticulture judging at the 2021 Meigs County Fair. Miller said she raised many different vegetables this year to include in her display.
https://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2021/08/web1_8.27-Hort-Wendi.jpgWendi Miller is pictured assembling her Best of Garden Display for entry in the Open Class Horticulture judging at the 2021 Meigs County Fair. Miller said she raised many different vegetables this year to include in her display. Lorna Hart | Courtesy

By Lorna Hart

Special to OVP

Lorna Hart is a freelance writer for Ohio Valley Publishing.

Lorna Hart is a freelance writer for Ohio Valley Publishing.