Beginning Cheese Making
A “Beginning Cheese Making” class, part of the Gardner’s Toolbox Series, will be held 6 p.m. Jan. 15 at Hardin County Extension Service, 201 Peterson Dr., Elizabethtown. Try your hand at making mozzarella from whole milk. Class size limited; cost is $5. For more information, call 270-765-4121.
Monty’s Plant Food scholarship
Monty’s Plant Food Company is accepting applications from Kentucky students for $1,000 college scholarships. Students must live on a family farm and plan to pursue post-secondary education and study agronomy and crop science, sustainable agriculture, soil science or soil conservation, have a minimum high school GPA of 3.25 and participate in community service. A complete list of criteria is listed at www.montysplantfood.com/FFA. Scholarship applications are available at www.ffa.org/scholarships. The deadline to apply is Feb. 1, 2014.
The LaRue County Conservation District has three no-till drills available for rent. For more information, call 270-358-3132. The office is located in the LaRue County Farm Bureau Building, 606 N. Lincoln Blvd., Hodgenville.
Deadline to submit farm news is noon, Dec. 27.