Make plans to attend the Atchison County Fair Board’s annual all-you-can-eat fish fry Sunday, March 3, 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the Velma Houts Fair Building on the fairgrounds in Rock Port. Proceeds donated by the event help support the Atchison County Fair and its youth. The menu will include catfish filets, chicken, baked potato, coleslaw, baked beans, bread, tea, lemonade, and coffee. The Atchison County 4-H clubs will be offering homemade desserts for an additional $1. If you wish to have your meal delivered that day, please call the extension office at 660-744-6231 by noon on Friday, March 1 with your order.
There will also be a variety of silent auction items to bid on from generous donors in the county and surrounding area. Silent auction items and the donors include the following: Ross Hastert, Hastert Seeds, Xtend Golden Harvest Soybeans (5); Mo Valley Ag, Xtend Asgrow Soybeans (5); Carlson Seed, Xtend Asgrow Soybeans (6); Ag Choice, Rock Port, Mycogen Corn (5); Grebe Farm Supply, Inc., Dicamba Soybean Seed (5); Morning Sun Seed, Dicamba Tolercut Soybean Seed (12); Jay Smith – Producers, Dicamba Soybean Seed (5); Ryan Meyerkorth, Dicamba Soybean Seed (5); Oswald Brothers Seed, Dicamba Soybean Seed (5); Joesting Farms, B&W Hitch; Ag Choice, Rock Port, 160 acres dry fertilizer application; Marlene Demott, cinnamon rolls; Fuzzy’s, John Deere toy tractor; Fuzzy’s, John Deere toy; Stoner Drug, 4 wick pumpkin jar candle; Quilters Boutique, $25 gift certificate; Quilters Boutique, $25 gift certificate; Hamburg NAPA, 1/4” GearWrench set; Hamburg NAPA, 3/8” GearWrench set; Keim Farm Equipment, Case IH hat and magnetic koozies; Keim Farm Equipment, screwdriver, pocket knife, tape measure; MDT Woodworks, round farm sweet farm sign; Rock Port Telephone, sports cam; NuSkin by Rachel Jenkins, NuSkin bundle; Afton Schomburg, Pampered Chef bundle; Jeremy Palmer, show package bucket (beef); Jeremy Palmer, show package bucket (swine); NWMSU, ticket package; Carriage House Antiques, 1908 original Rock Port, MO, Fair advertising postcard; A Perfect 10, bundle of goodies; Tarkio FFA, metal sign; Dustin Lambertson, metal sign; Maggie Lair, Norwex package; Midwest Chic Boutique, gift certificate; Ella & Grey, gift certificate.