Farming Magazine - January, 2012

SHOW PREVIEWS

2012 New Hampshire Farm & Forest Exposition

Manchester, N.H., February 3-4

Show Hours

Friday, February 3
9 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, February 4
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Now in its 28th year, there will something for everyone at the 2012 New Hampshire Farm & Forest Exposition, "New Hampshire's Greatest Winter Fair," held February 3-4 at the Center of New Hampshire - Radisson Hotel in Manchester.

The infamous FARMO game returns for kids of all ages, and there are many great exhibitors to visit and interesting education sessions for you. There will be student demonstrations, animals and an auction, too.

The presenting sponsors for the 2012 Expo are the University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension, the N.H. Division of Forests & Lands and the N.H. Department of Agriculture, Markets & Food.

As a nonprofit organization, a volunteer board of directors representing agriculture and forestry interests statewide oversees the annual operation of the exposition.

Admission price is $7 per person; age 15 and under admitted for free. Save $1 off the admission price by bringing two non-perishable food items which will be donated to the N.H. Food Bank!

For more details, visit www.nhfarmandforestexpo.com.

Visit these folks at the show!

Exhibitor - Booth

UNH Cooperative Extension - 104, 106

NH Division of Forests & Lands

NH Department of Agriculture, Markets & Food

2012 Auction - 504, 506

4-H Foundation N.H. - Ice Cream Pavilion

A & B Lumber - 301

A & B Insurance Group, Inc. - 209

AG Structures, LLC - 713

Bad Dog Tools - 400

Bee Tree Farm & The N.H. Honey Bee - 212

Ben's Sugar Shack - 316

Blue Seal Feeds - 318

Cargill - 203 - Nutrena

- 205 - Agway Bagged Feeds

Center Hill Barns - 213

Co-operative Insurance Companies - 313

East Coast Lumber & Building Supply Co., Inc. - 501, 503

Farm Credit East, ACA - 217

Farm Family Life & Casualty Insurance Companies - 412

FARMO - 100

Farms & Barns - 215

Fort Mountain Companies - 208

Frost Farm Service - 512, 414, 613, 615

Governor's Lilac & Wildflower Commission - 116, 118

Granite State Division, Society of American Foresters - 406

Granite State FFA - 102

Heifer Project International - 312

Jesse Remington High School - 508, 510, 609, 611

Junkyard Artist - 214

Knoxland Equipment - 600, 602

Mack's Apples - 204

Nelson Tractor Ltd. - 606, 608

New Boston Truck & Equipment - 601, 603

N.H. Agriculture in the Classroom - 201

N.H. Association of Conservation Commissions - 319

N.H. Association of Conservation Districts - 907

N.H. Division of Historical Resources/N.H. Preservation Alliance - 515

N.H. Farm Bureau - 408, 410

N.H. Farmers Market Assoc. - 502

N.H. Fish & Game - N.H. Fish & Game Pavilion

N.H. Giant Pumpkin Growers Assoc. - 402

N.H. High School Equestrian Teams - 505

N.H. Horse Council, Inc. - 211

N.H. Made - 500

N.H. Quarter Horse Assoc. - 407

N.H. Maple Producers Assoc. - 200, 202

N.H. Sheep & Wool Growers Assoc. - 300, 302

N.H. State Grange - 207

N.H. Timberland Owners Assoc. - 311

N.H. Tree Farm - 315, 317

N.H. Union Leader & Sunday News - 507

N.H. - Vt. Christmas Tree Association - 308

N.H. Veterinary Medical Association - 419

North Country Tractor, Inc. - 604

Northeast Organic Farming Association of N.H. - 409

OESCO, Inc. - 219

Ox-K Farm/ Gallagher Power Electric Fence - 519

Poulin Grain - 711

Public Service of New Hampshire - 101, 103

Resource Management, Inc. - 206

Sawmill & Woodlot - 415

Society for the Protection of N.H. Forests - 310

Thompson School of Applied Science - 112

Townline Equipment Sales Inc. - 516, 518, 617, 619

USDA Farm Service Agency - 314

USDA NASS - New England Field Office - 417

UNH - COLSA - 110

UNH Cooperative Extension - Forestry and Wildlife Program - 108

Vegetation Control Service/ Bay State Forestry Service - 610, 612

VT/N.H. Chapter of the American Chestnut Foundation - 309

Wellscroft Fence Systems, LLC - 216, 218

Wood-Mizer Products, Inc. - 701, 703