Colusa County Wins Silver at 2015 State Fair

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“Superhero’s grow superfoods” was the theme for the 2015 Colusa County Exhibit at the 2015 California State Fair.

The exhibit won a silver ribbon.

“I wanted something different,” said UCCE Colusa County Employee, Gerry Hernandez.

Themed after popular comic book characters representing the counties top crops.

“We have Dr. Nuts, Miss Hot Sauce, Rice Rocketeer, and Captain Beefheart,” said Hernandez, “all representing the top four commodities Colusa County Produces.”
Competing with 23 other counties, with the California State Theme ‘Fairs and Festivals’, several exhibits featured their county festivals, fairs, and events, while others focused on tourism or information.

“I am very happy with our silver award,” said Hernandez.

Colusa County won silver in 2014 and won gold in 2013.

Best of show was awarded to Sonoma County.

Lloyd Green Jr, Editor
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. 2007. Lloyd is also the director of advertising, classified manager, legal notice clerk, and circulation manager. To contact Lloyd, email him at or call (530) 458-4141 ext. 100.