10/21/07 — Agricultural expo Nov. 19-20 at WCC

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Agricultural expo Nov. 19-20 at WCC

By News-Argus Staff
Published in News on October 21, 2007 2:00 AM

An agricultural exposition, sponsored by the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce, the state Cooperative Extension Service, the Karl Best Agricultural Awareness Committee and Wayne Community College, will be held Nov. 19-20 at the college.

The expo starts at 10 a.m. and lasts until 2 p.m. each day and will feature speakers on a wide variety of agriculture-related topics.

Wayne has been recognized as the 5th best farming county in the United States and farming is a key component of the area's economy. Agriculture and business related to agriculture generate more than $68 billion a year in North Carolina.

Individuals or companies interested in being an exhibitor or a sponsor of the event are urged to contact the chamber at 734-2241 or visit www.waynecountychamber.com.