The Henrico County office of Virginia Cooperative Extension is selling Virginia apples, peanuts and honey as well as cookbooks and bag clips to benefit local 4-H youth programs.
Apples are available in Winesap and Gold Rush varieties for $18 per half-bushel, or 75 cents per pound. Peanuts come in a 2-pound sack and are available raw with recipes for $10 or in salted or unsalted cocktail varieties for $15. A 1-pound jar of raw, local honey costs $10.
Handy Camel Giant Bag Clips, which can be used to reseal and carry bags up to 50 pounds, are $12 and feature the 4-H logo. Spiral-bound cookbooks are $8 apiece and include more than 140 recipes. The following titles are available: “On the Grill,” “Cookies & Bars,” “Kids in the Kitchen,” “Best of the Holidays,” “Slow Cooker,” “One Dish Dinners,” “Homemade Classics” and “Quick Fix.”
Orders can be completed online. Forms also are available online as well as at the Extension office, any Henrico library or by calling (804) 501-5160. A check or money order payable to “Henrico 4-H Fund” must accompany each order.
Orders placed after Wednesday, Oct. 27 will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Orders will be available for pickup from 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10 and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 11 at the loading dock of the Human Services Building, 8600 Dixon Powers Drive.