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MusicFest Harvest Contest Winner

Union County, NJ – Virginia Pendergast of Clark holds her winning entry in the first annual Harvest Contest at the Union County MusicFest in September, with Freeholder Chairman Daniel P. Sullivan (l) and Rutgers Agricultural Agent Madeline Dinardo (r). Supported by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholder, the Harvest Contest celebrates the contributions of gardeners to the quality of life in Union County. Ms. Pendergast’s 1.44 pound entry won first prize for Heaviest Tomato. For gardening help or to become a certified Master Gardener volunteer, call the Rutgers Extension of Union County, 908-654-9854. (Photo: Jim Lowney/County of Union)