This annual event hosted by the McPherson Chamber of Commerce Agriculture Committee, celebrates the completion of harvest and appreciation of friends, family, neighbors and customers engaged in agriculture pursuits in McPherson County. It is also used to showcase the McPherson 4-H Fair.
The McPherson Chamber of Commerce Agriculture Committee will host the 50th Rural Appreciation Picnic from 5:30-7:00 on Friday, July 26th, 2019 during the 4-H Fair at the 4-H Fairgrounds, located at 600 W. Woodside. The 50 year tradition of the Rural Appreciation is to celebrate the wheat harvest of the county.
Thank you to the many volunteers and the 2019 sponsors: Wise & Reber LC, Glidden-Ediger Funeral Home, Charles & Marcia Williams, Hedlund Electric, Allan & Deanna Sents, S&S Custom Beef, Midway Motors, MKC, Femco, Stockham Family Funeral Home, American Ag Credit, Hall’s Culligan Water, Krehbiels Specialty Meats, James Leach, Zeitlow Distributing, First Bank Kansas, Ken D. Cotton DDS, First Street Liquor, MASWU, McDonalds, K-State Research and Extension, Emprise Bank, Home State Bank, Peoples Bank, Farmers State Bank, PrairieLand Partners and Johns Manville Corporation.