Linn County Fair Fish Competition Results
This is the first year Linn County 4-H has offered a fair class for fish other than pets. The show was held on July 8 at the Linn County Fair. The fish show gives youth the opportunity to share their knowledge of aquarium and aqua-landscaping. Those winning were:
Champion Best Fish – Neon Tetras: John Butz, Cedar Rapids
Reserve Champion – Aqua-Landscaping: Alexa Gormley, Marion.
Grand Champion, Best Fish – Gold Gourami: Walker Torbert, Marion.
4-H, the youth component of the Iowa State University Extension, offers opportunities to choose from among fifty different project areas. The 4-H program is open to all youth kindergarten through 12th grade. For more information about 4-H, contact the Linn County Extension Office, 3279 7th Ave. Suite 140, Marion, or phone 377-9839.