County fair tests Super Farmer skills

Castile, Raymond
August 2011
Wentzville Journal;8/3/2011, Vol. 49 Issue 62, pA1
The article discusses the highlights of the 2011 St. Charles County Fair held in Missouri which includes competitions such as smashing eggs, throwing bales, and driving steel posts.


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