Farm Bureau Cook-Out Contest - July 4th

     Calling contestants to compete in the 50th year of the Iowa Farm Bureau cookout contest
     The Adair County Farm Bureau cookout contest will take place on Thursday, July 4 during the Amazing American Heroes 4th of July Celebration in Greenfield on the Town Square. 
     The contest will get underway with registration and set-up beginning at 12noon, cooking starting at 1:00 p.m. and judging beginning at 4:00 p.m.  Local barbecue enthusiasts will compete to win prizes and the right to compete in the 50th Annual Iowa Farm Bureau cookout contest at the Iowa State Fair.
     Registration forms are available at the Chamber/Main Street Office and Fareway in Greenfield.
     Entries will be judged on the basis of taste, appearance and originality.  Contestants will compete in one of the following six categories: beef, pork, lamb, poultry, turkey, combo/specialty.  Combo is a recipe combining two or more meats from the eligible meat categories.  Specialty includes domestically raised meats including venison, goat, and fish etc. including wild game.
     A Cookout Champion will be named, and awards will be given to winners in each category.  Special recognition will also go to winners of the showmanship, youth and team cooking categories. 
     The County Cookout Champion, along with all first place category winners and winners of the showmanship, youth and team awards will have the chance to compete in the Iowa Farm Bureau cookout state finals at the Iowa State Fair on August 13, 2013. 
     The Adair County cookout contest is being sponsored by Adair County Farm Bureau in cooperation with the Greenfield 4th of July Committee.

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