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Shindig on the Square

Barren County Extension Office staff, Jeanie Casteel and Paula Tarry, are shown above as they fill bags with Chop Chop magazines and magnetic grocery lists for consumers at the May 2017 Glasgow-Barren County Shindig on the Square.

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The Many Hats of Homemakers

The Barren County homemakers all rallied to celebrate at their Annual Day meeting, themed "The Many Hats of Homemakers."

Barren County 4-H Members Awarded at Potluck

Pictured from left to right are Barren County 4-H members and Agent - Casey Lile, Paula Tarry and Bethany Schalk. Casey and Bethany both received a "Taster's Choice" Award at the Annual 100 Mile Potluck!

Supporting Local Foods & Producers

Shopping local supports many producers in Barren County. Here we are fortunate enough to have two Farmer's Markets. The Barren Regional Farmer's Market operates on Tuesday and Friday mornings from 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. next to the Barren County Health Department, from April through October. Also, the Bounty of the Barrens Winter Market operates on Saturday mornings from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. from November through April.

Master Gardener's Perfect Their Container Gardens

Recently, at the Barren County Extension Office the Certified Master Gardeners held their annual Holiday Potluck. After a wonderful meal, many stayed to participate in a Winter Container Gardening class, given by Kristin Hildabrand. The container gardens had many varieties of greenery including Cedar, Magnolia, White Pine, Boxwood, Spruce and Nandina Berries.

Homemaker International Night

Edie Bell, member of the Barren County Homemakers, introduces guest speaker Paul Barko at the annual Homemaker International Night. This year the group learned of the many cultural practices from Ukraine.

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Barren County Extension Office

Barren County Office
1463 West Main Street
Glasgow, KY 42141
Phone: (270) 651-3818
Fax: (270) 651-3744
Email: DL_CES_BARREN@EMAIL.UKY.EDU

Office Hours

Monday thru Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM


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