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.
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.