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Farmers’ Market Challenge Part #2

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Welcome to the 2016 Farmers’ Market Challenge! This is a three part scavenger hunt series. Complete these monthly challenges for your chance to win one of five $20 farmers’ market gift cards. Participate in one, two or all three challenges. Winners will be selected each month! 

Part 1: Facts about your farmer & market (May 1st-31st)
Part 2: Strange fruits & vegetables (June 1st-30th)
Part 3: Growing fruits & vegetables (July 1st-31st) 

Click here to download and print part 2! 

Directions: Complete all five activities in the scavenger hunt and write answers on the map. 

Drop off: Turn your challenge map into the Cameron Park Farmers’ Market booth during market hours or mail your log to the La Crosse County Health Department – Nutrition Division. 300 4th St. North La Crosse, WI 54601. 

Due date: To be eligible for prize drawings, logs must be submitted by the following dates: 
Part 1: Due June 10th 
Part 2: Due July 10th 
Part 3: Due August 10th

Questions? Contact Abbie Loos

Click here for Farmers’ Market locations!

Check back for part 3 of the challenge! 

Attend the 2016 Urban Biodiversity Summit

If you are interested in learning more about the connection between nature exposure and human health, make sure you attend the 2016 Urban Biodiversity Summit at the Myrick Park Center on May 20th!  There is no charge to attend the event;2016 Biodiversity Summit Flyer send an e-mail to jcielecki@lacrossecounty.org to register, and bring a friend!