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Extension education club's pecan, peanut sale under way

From News Release
Oct. 4, 2010 at 5:04 a.m.
Updated Oct. 5, 2010 at 5:05 a.m.

From left, Microwave Peanut Brittle, Cranberry Pecan Chicken Salad, Easy Banana Praline Muffins and Texas Pecan Cake

It's fall and the Victoria County Extension Education Club's Pecan and Peanut Sale is in full swing.

This annual fundraiser is used to raise money for scholarships, support the 4-H Youth Program and many other community projects and programs.

The nuts are sold in five-pound boxes. Pecans are $35 per box and peanuts are $10 per box.

The deadline for ordering is Oct. 19 with orders ready for pickup between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Friday, Nov. 19, at the Victoria Electric Co-op Auditorium, 102 S. Ben Jordan St.

Out-of-town orders may be placed by sending a check with your phone number, address, amount being ordered, and a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Ruby Sellers, 112 Acorn Drive, Victoria, TX 77905. For more information, call Sellers at 361-575-3100.

Only orders placed through a club member will be delivered: Everready EEA Club, Melonee Williams, Paris Dixon, 362-573-7639; Pleasant Green EEA Club, Madlyn Gant, 361-576-9666; Raisin-Coletoville EEA Club, Jo Ann Bone, 361-578-7629; Telferner EEA Club, Ann Hagel, 361-1-564-7392.

Try these recipes and tips using pecans and peanuts.



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