Ham, Bacon, \r\nand Egg Sale\r\nThe Pocahontas County 4-H and FFA annual Ham, Bacon, and Egg Sale will be held Saturday, March 21, at 7 p.m. at Mitchell Chevrolet in Marlinton.\u00a0 For more information please contact the WVU Extension Office at 304-799-4852.\r\n\r\nEducational \r\nDinner Meeting \r\nThe Winter Educational Dinner Meeting will be held Tuesday, March 17, at 6:30 p.m. in the Marlinton Municipal Building.\r\nSteve Woodruff, an agronomist at NRCS\u2019s East National Technology Service Center in Greensboro North Carolina, has worked as a soil conservationist, district conservationist and state agronomist for North Carolina.\u00a0 He assists states with cropland agronomy and grazing concerns, and provides training and information as part of our Soil Health Team.\r\nSteve\u2019s presentation will focus on the principles to follow to improve soil health and how improving soil health improves grazing systems.\u00a0 \r\nAttendance at this meeting will also be worth three (3) pesticide applicator recertification credits for categories 11, 12 and PA.\u00a0 \r\nTo attend the meeting you must RSVP to the Pocahontas County Extension Office by calling 304-799-4852 by Friday March 13.\u00a0 \r\nThere will be a $3 charge to help cover the cost for those who want dinner.\r\nBull Soundness \r\nExams Available\r\nBull breeding soundness exams will be offered Saturday, March 21, at the Pocahontas Producers Stockyards.\u00a0 To sign up please contact the Frankford Veterinary Hospital at 304-497-3409.\r\n\r\n4-H Earth Day \r\nChallenge\r\nIn celebration of Earth Day, the Solid Waste Authority is sponsoring a contest among all Pocahontas County 4-H clubs to see which club can collect the most newspapers, magazines and catalogs (by weight) between March 6 and April 25.\r\nRecycling one ton of paper can save 12 trees. Let\u2019s see how many trees we can save.\r\nEach club that collects at least 500 pounds will receive $50 for participating. In addition to the participation prize, the first-place club will receive an additional $150, second-place will receive $100, and third-place will receive $50. Winners will be announced on April 30.\r\nNewspapers should be sorted separately from magazines\/catalogs, and all the recyclables should be dry and clean.\r\n\r\n100 Miles in 100 Days\r\nJoin us in the exciting challenge to walk 100 miles in 100 days \u2013 March 23-June 30.\r\nCall the Extension Office at 304-799-4852 today for registration materials. Registration deadline is March 23. \r\n\r\nPocahontas Producers Spring Sale Schedule \r\nRegular Sale - Saturday, March 21, 2 p.m.\r\nRegular Sale - Saturday, April 4, 2 p.m.\r\nSpecial Spring Calf Sale - Friday, April 10, 7:30 p.m.