Category: Polk Chapter

Polk County Women for Agriculture’s Constitutional Essay Winners

Farmers provide for pets was the theme of Polk County Women for Ag’s table display in the Ag First tent at the Polk County Fair in August. People passed through the tent to enter the Fair so it was great exposure. We had pet treat recipes, and a drawing for a bucket of pet items…
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Polk County Women Prepare for Busy Summer

PCWA is in charge of the OWA booth at the State Fair this year. We’re planning a pet theme, From Farm to Furry Friends, Who Feeds Your Pets, and focus on agriculture products that are used in the food and supplies you use to care for your pet.   Everyone loves their pets, and loves to…
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Polk October Report

Polk County Women for Agriculture met in August at the Polk Co. Fair right before the Youth Livestock Auction.  We added $500. from the PCWA Treasury to the Auction pool we sponsor for donors. Suzanne Burbank and Jeree Mulkey handled the bidding and finances and we ended up spending $1,457. on a pig, a lamb, and…
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March Report

The weather was perfect, the conversations lively, and the speakers were intriguing at the 2013 OWA Convention hosted by PCWA. Thank You to our speakers. Darin Grimm, president of Ag Chat Foundation who is a self confessed introvert yet leads this social networking group to advocate for agriculture.  OWA’s Corresponding Sec., Arwen McGilvra led the…
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December Report

POLK – Polk County is busy getting ready to host the OWA 2013 Convention, March 7 – 9 at the beach! Plan on coming, you know you deserve a break. We will meet at Salishan, Lincoln City. Find information on pages 10 and 11. Our 2013 Constitutional Essay Contest question is “How is the Constitution…
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