Oceana County Agricultural Banquet
Date: March 19, 2016
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Shelby Optimist Club, 788 Industrial Park Drive, Shelby, MI 49455
Contact: Kathy Walicki, 231-873-2129;Oceana Conservation District, 231-861-5600
Tickets are on sale for the 11th Annual Oceana County Agricultural Banquet. The evening will begin with the “Taste of Oceana” Reception beginning at 6 p.m., which allows attendees to sample food products grown or processed in the Oceana County Area. This year’s event will include local wineries providing a sampling of their finest blends. This will be followed by the banquet itself which is a catered dinner. This collaboration between the Oceana Conservation District, Farm Bureau and Oceana MSU Extension will recognize various agricultural achievements including the awarding of the Dairy Producers achievements and the 2016 Friend of Oceana Agricultural Industry Award. The banquet will conclude with a short entertainment program provided by Jenifer Strauus and her entertaining stories as she relates to her experiences to agriculture. There will be door prize drawings throughout the evening for various items donated by local businesses. Tickets for the Ag Banquet, including the “Taste of Oceana” social hour are $15 00 per person. Tickets may be purchased at Country Dairy in New Era, The Oceana Conservation District in Shelby, Farm Bureau Insurance in Hart or the MSU Extension Office in Hart.