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Cooperative Extension hosts Capital City Farm Days for students

Posted 5/4/2007

About 3,000 elementary school students and preschoolers will get a chance to learn more about where their food and clothing comes from when they visit Capital City Farm Days, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., April 19 & 20 at Carson City's Fairgrounds. Students from several northern Nevada counties will be treated to numerous presentations and hands-on displays featuring dairy cows, horses, pigs, sheep, composting and much more. The annual event is sponsored by University of Nevada Cooperative Extension.

Teachers must sign up their students in advance. For more information, call Jim Barcellos or Sandy Wallin, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, 775-887-2252.

SUMMARY What: Capital City Farm Days Where: Carson City Fairgrounds, Fuji Park, 601 Old Clear Creek Rd., Carson City When: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., April 19 & 20 Who: Sponsored by University of Nevada Cooperative Extension

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