Wood County 4-H held its annual 4-H Food Show on Monday, Nov. 26 for members who have been participating in the Food/Nutrition project. At the Food Show, the 4-H’ers were judged in an interview setting on the food they had prepared and the members knowledge of its nutritional value, food safety, and the MyPlate recommendations.
First-place winners are now eligible to advance to the District Food Show on Feb. 9. Event results are as follows:
Raleigh Rhodes-1st Place Jr. Fruit/Vegetables
Jackson Wallis-1st Place Jr. Breads/Cereals
Rhett Cox-1st Place Jr. Nutritious Snacks
Helena Bautista-Mathias-1st Place Intermediate Fruit/Vegetables
Maddie Fetterolf-1st Place Intermediate Breads/Cereals
Amanita Bautista-Mathias-1st Place Intermediate Nutritious Snacks
Kasey Rhodes-1st Place Intermediate Main Dish
Katelyn DeGorostiza-2nd Place Intermediate Main Dish
Ashtin Tullos-Blue Ribbon Intermediate Main Dish
Peyton Kruckner-Blue Ribbon Intermediate Main Dish
Jenna Haney-1st Place Sr. Fruits/Vegetables
Kierney Wallis-1st Place Sr. Breads/Cereals
Kaylee Smith-1st Place Sr. Main Dish
4-H Clover Kids also participating in the Food Show were: Jocelyn Cox, Lucas De Gorostiza, Sydney Rhodes, and Austin Tullos.
At the District 4-H Food Extravaganza on Feb. 9, Wood County 4-H will also have numerous members participating in the Food Challenge Contest, Food/Nutrition Poster Contest, Food/Nutrition Quiz Bowl Contest, and the Ag Product ID Contest.