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SLIDESHOW: Main Street Agriculture Celebration
by Lacey Naff | Monday, September 22, 2014 at 3:40 p.m.
Brian Wheeler feeds Raspberry the heifer
Brian Wheeler feeds Raspberry the heifer
Albemarle Cider Works shows the traditional way cider was made
Albemarle Cider Works shows the traditional way cider was made
The event provided children's activities too
The event provided children's activities too
A farmer teaches how to spin wool
A farmer teaches how to spin wool
A young calf from Cismont Manor farm
A young calf from Cismont Manor farm
Central Virginia Bee Keepers Association were giving information on honey bees
Central Virginia Bee Keepers Association were giving information on honey bees
Kids enjoy petting lambs from Farm Bureau board members "Peanut" Coleman's farm
Kids enjoy petting lambs from Farm Bureau board members "Peanut" Coleman's farm
Kids make pine cone bird feeders
Kids make pine cone bird feeders
Area farmers brought livestock such as turkeys to the event
Area farmers brought livestock such as turkeys to the event
Albemarle police chief Steve Sellers participates in a cow milking contest
Albemarle police chief Steve Sellers participates in a cow milking contest
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On Saturday, community members came to Lee Park to learn about the importance of farming and agriculture.

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Topics Farming  Food  VPA Awards 2014