Nature’s bounty on display at Harvest Fair

Judges debate criteria and potential awards for one entry. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Judges debate criteria and potential awards for one entry. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Award-winning flowers, vegetables and garden plots were on display during the annual Harvest Fair and Farmers Market held recently at the Community Garden on Montana Creek Road.
Picking brussels sprouts. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Picking Brussels sprouts. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
More carrots! (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
More carrots! (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Judges say residents of the Johnson Youth Center submitted many of the entries in the various youth categories.  (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Judges say residents of the Johnson Youth Center submitted many of the entries in the various youth categories. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
(Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Residents of the Johnson Youth Center submitted numerous entries. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
(Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
A basket submitted by a resident at the Johnson Youth Center. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Award winning herb patch. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
An award-winning herb patch. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Not a single sign of a slug in the award winning green patch. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Not a single sign of slugs in this award winning green patch. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Dahlia (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
A dahlia entered in the contest at the annual Harvest Fair and Farmers Market. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
(Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Fiddlers entertain the crowd at the annual Harvest Fair and Farmers Market. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Carrots are going fast at the Farmer's Market. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Carrots are went at the Farmer’s Market. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Chicken bingo. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Children learn how to play chicken bingo. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
(Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Purple kale at the annual Harvest Fair and Farmers Market. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Mini pumpkins. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Mini pumpkins at the annual Harvest Fair and Farmers Market. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
(Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
More entries at the annual Harvest Fair and Farmers Market. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
(Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
First place carrots at the annual Harvest Fair and Farmers Market. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
The heads of these award winning cabbage are about the size of volleyballs. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
These award-winning cabbages are about the size of volleyballs. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Those look like artichokes. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Artichokes in a garden plot at the community gardenson Montana Creek Road. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
The Great Pumpkin continues to grow in a mini hoop house. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
The Great Pumpkin continues to grow in a mini hoop house. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
(Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
A fairgoer admires the dahlia entries. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Judging spuds. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Potato entries at the annual Harvest Fair and Farmers Market. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
(Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
Canned entries at the annual Harvest Fair and Farmers Market. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)
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