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Third-Grader Wins Best In State For 10 Pound Cabbage

Posted at 2:15 PM, Nov 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-15 15:23:31-05

(LEX 18)– A student at Immanuel Christian Academy won Best In State in the National Bonnie Plants Third Grade Cabbage Program.

Avery Sluss grew a 10.3 pound cabbage and was selected by Kentucky’s Agriculture Department. She will receive a $1,000 savings bond towards education from Bonnie Plants.

A press release from Green Earth Media Group says that this year, more than one million third graders in the 48 contiguous states have gotten hands-on gardening experience growing cabbages with hopes of winning Best in State.

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