New exhibit category at Beltrami County Fair
Pictured from left to right are Beltrami Master Gardeners Maggie Schwegman and Brenda Finkenbinder as they decorate their old garden chairs in preparation for this new category at the Beltrami County Fair that starts next week. The new category is part of the horticulture and agriculture department under the flowers and herbs section. A blue ribbon for this decorated chair is worth $20 plus the Holzheuter family has added an extra prize of $20. For more information, the exhibitors' guide and schedule available is online as well as at many businesses in downtown Bemidji. The public is encouraged to enter this category as well as others on entry day, Wednesday.