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Bounty Raised at the Colusa County Farm Bureau

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The Colusa County Farm Bureau deemed its annual Local Bounty Fundraiser a success as 500 attended the famous agricultural, social event.

Held in the Main Exhibit Building at the Colusa County Fairgrounds, Several area restaurants, wineries, and breweries held tastings of local commodities and showcased their products.

“People enjoy this event,” said Colusa County Farm Bureau Executive Director, Melodie Johnson, “It’s an event where guests can network and develop new business opportunities all while sharing the same goal.”

Area restaurants to participate in the event included Louis Cairos, Colusa Casino Resort, Don Habanero’s Mexican Restaurant, Market Street Grill, The Raw Bar, Juan’s Taco’s, Sweet Bean Bakery, and Rocco’s Bar & Grill.

Guests were given the opportunity also to sample various area wines, and brews.

Like any fundraiser, you have food, beverages, raffle items, and a great atmosphere; however, this event was slightly different.

“A few years ago we did away with an official announcer and presentation,” said Johnson, “people seem to enjoy this much better, and we’ve added the standing tables which is great for conversation.”

Members from the Arbuckle FFA and Arbuckle 4-H provided sausage samples as guests mingled.

“We help out at many of the Farm Bureau’s event,” said Arbuckle FFA Advisor, Cindy Rohde, “and this is one of our favorites.

Guests made their way around the room tasting samples and bidding on some great raffle prizes. One of those raffle prizes was a rifle won by Johnson’s grandson, RJ Bernard of Oregon; and the grand raffle item was the Pioneer 1000-5 Deluxe ATV won by Jon Cecil of the Willows Area.

Lloyd Green Jr, Editor
Lloyd Green Jr, Editorhttps://williamspioneer.com
Lloyd Green Jr. is the Owner and Publisher of the Williams Pioneer Review. He is dedicated in publishing the news and informing the community of Colusa County. Lloyd has been with the publication since 2008, and purchased the business in 2010. Under his ownership the newspaper has grown significantly in subscriptions, publishes weekly, and obtained the title of Newspaper of General Circulation by the Superior Court of Colusa County in Sept. 2017. Lloyd is also the director of advertising, classified manager, legal notice clerk, and circulation manager. To contact Lloyd, email him at lloyd@colusacountynews.net or call (530) 458-4141 ext. 100.

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