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Recognization: Janette Trader recognized as the 2013 Department of Agriculture Outstanding Fair Ambassador
Greene County Fair, Waynesburg, Pennsylvania
For Release — Aug. 8, 2013

Contact Person: Elizabeth Menhart, Communications Director
Phone: 724-627-TOUR (8687) / Fax: 724-627-8608
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m., Monday—Friday

WAYNESBURG, PA — Jeanette Trader of Prosperity was recognized during the Greene County Fair as a 2013 Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture Outstanding Fair Ambassador. Trader accepted a certificate Thursday, Aug. 8, during a presentation by Barron "Boots" L. Hetherington, the department's special advisor to the Governor and PA Fair Fund administrator.

"Weíre extremely proud of Jeanette and appreciate her years of service to the fair," said Commissioner Chuck Morris, chair of the Board of Commissioners.

Signed by Agriculture Secretary George D. Greig, the certificate acknowledges Traderís outstanding leadership, volunteerism and dedication to the Greene County Fair, for which she serves as general superintendent of the Home & Garden departments. Trader coordinates all of the Home & Garden exhibits, from food and wine to flowers and crafts, as well as baking contest entries and department volunteers.

"What Iím doing, Iím doing because I really enjoy it," said Trader, who did not know she would be receiving the honor. "I work with so many women, and weíre a big family. Itís been fun." (Click on image to enlarge photo)

For general information, please contact the Information Services
at 724-852-5399 / Toll Free: 1-888-852-5399
Greene County Office Building, 93 E. High Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370


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