4-H Fruit Sale Ends February 28

Yellowstone County 4-H members from 26 clubs are now selling U.S. #1 Navel oranges, Washington Gala and Granny Smith and Fuji apples, Texas Red grapefruit and D’Anjou pears.  The last day to purchase fruit is Friday, February 28. Sales support local 4-H club activities and the activities of the Yellowstone County 4-H Council and Foundation.

Money raised from the 4-H fruit sale helps:

  • Provide 4-H member and leader project manuals.
  • Fund 4-H project workshops and clinics.
  • Provide 4-H scholarships.
  • Sponsor 4-H annual camp.
  • Sponsor 4-H members going to state, regional and national activities.
  • Fund 4-H awards and recognition programs.
  • Sponsor 4-H Citizenship experiences.
  • Sponsor opportunities to develop life skills, including communication skills.

Members are selling fruit in 20-pound boxes for $32 a box.  Delivery of fruit takes place the second weekend of March. To order, please call your neighborhood 4-H member, or call the Yellowstone County Extension Office at 256-2828.

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