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Chester-Delaware County Farm Bureau

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facebook-linkPresident: Daniel C. Miller
Phone: 484-667-2467

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 Scholarships Awarded

The CDCFB Board of Directors, on behalf of their 7,651 members, are proud to announce the following 2014 Scholarship winners:Taylor Edgington, from Octorara High School, a $1,000 scholarship to attend Delaware Valley College, to study Veterinary and Equine Breeding.

  • Katie Jordan, from Upper Darby High School, a $1,000 scholarship to Penn State University to study Earth Science and Policy Environmental Law.
  • Austin Dando, Henderson High School, a $1,000 scholarship to attend Penn State University to study Bio-Renewable Systems.
  • Natalie Burgos, from Owen J. Roberts High School, a $1,000 scholarship to Cornell University to study Sustainable Agriculture.
  • Alexandra Adams, Marple Newtown High School, a $1,000 scholarship to The University of Delaware to study Agriculture Education.
  • Corinne Militana, Avon Grove High School, a $1,000 scholarship to Delaware Valley College to study Large Animal Science/Pre Veterinary.
  • Katharine Sharon, $1,000 to Virginia Tech, for continuing studies in Large Animal Veterinary

Safety Contests’ Winners
Congratulations to the Chester Delaware County Farm Bureau winners in the Safety

Coloring contest:
Alex Del Vacchio, first place;  Harvey Reyburn, second place.

Poster contest:
Kevin Miller, first place;   Kay Reyburn, second place.

Essay contest:
Deanna Yarrish, first place;  Sydney Yarrish, second place.

Gifts cards of $30 each were awarded to first-place winners and $20 each for the
second-place winners.


Do you have a great picture of your farm, pets, animals, or kids? 

If so, send it to us at

We will feature different pictures right here on on our webpage at  

Or you can post your pic directly on our Facebook page.  We would love to see farm life from your point of view!

Fight Cancer with Mushrooms
Eating common white supermarket mushrooms – from baby buttons to large stuffers – may help ward off breast cancer, suggests new research at the Beckman Research Institute of the City of Hope in Duarte, CA.

Chester County Mushroom Data Sheet (pdf)

Mushroom Goulash Recipe

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