Out Here
ISSUE No.3 / JULY 2019
Summer is here!
Serving Others

16-year-old Addy Battel fights to bring nutritious food to her rural town

Dog Days of Summer

How to keep your pets safe and healthy in the heat

Fair Flavor

Food vendors put delicious spins on classic state fair treats

Out Here
SUMMER IS HERE!
ISSUE No.3 / JULY 2019
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Table of Contents
Serving Others: How One Teen Brings Her Passions to the Table
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When she learned her Michigan hometown is a food desert, Addy Battel founded an organization to bring meat, milk, and eggs to residents.
About Out Here
For those living on and off the land
Out Here is a monthly digital magazine created exclusively for members of Tractor Supply’s Neighbor’s Club. Delivered straight to your inbox every month, Out Here helps you maintain your farms, ranches, homes, and animals, and tells the rich stories of rural life. From advice and recommendations to profiles and recipes, we’re here to help you make the most of life out here—all year round.
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A Message from Tractor Supply
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A Message from Tractor Supply
Celebrating summer out here
Here and There
Upcoming Events
Highlighting local events taking place in rural towns around the United States
Tractor Supply Fair Tour
Fayette County Fair, Washington Court House, Ohio, July 15–20
Eastern Michigan State Fair, Imlay City, Michigan, July 23–27
Ohio State Fair, Columbus, Ohio, August 1–4
Missouri State Fair, Sedalia, Missouri, August 8–11
South Carolina Peach Festival
Gaffney, South Carolina, July 18–21
Upper Peninsula Championship Rodeo
Iron River, Michigan, July 19–20
Lincoln’s Festival on Route 66
Bloomington, Illinois, July 19–21
46th Annual Hungry Mother Festival
Marion, Virginia, July 19–21
Island Fest 2019
Kelleys Island, Ohio, July 19–21
69th Annual Georgia Mountain Fair
Hiawassee, Georgia, July 19–27
27th Annual Grainger County Tomato Festival
Rutledge, Tennessee, July 26–28
2019 South Central Kentucky Outdoor Expo
Columbia, Kentucky, Aug. 3
For the Love of Peaches
For the Love of Peaches
The Roses run a blossoming business around their passion for perfect peaches
A peach is many things: juicy, sweet, nostalgic, iconic—but life-changing?
Dog Days of Summer
Paw
Dog Days of Summer
How to keep your pets cool and comfortable
July welcomes the start of some of the hottest weeks of the summer. Higher temperatures can mean a greater risk of heat stroke and other heat-related conditions for our animals.
Serving Others
Serving Others
How One Teen Brings her Passions to the Table
Cass City, Michigan, is fighting a battle against food insecurity—a lack of access to affordable, nutritional food for its residents. Leading the charge is 16-year-old Addy Battel.
Paddle Packing
Paddle
Paddle Packing
How to Prep for a Canoe Daytrip
Whether it’s your first time on the water or you’re preparing for your annual family canoe trip, it’s a good idea to put extra thought into what you’re packing and how you’re carrying it.
For the Love of Peaches
Learning Takes Root
Sprout Creek Farm uses science and farming to encourage an appreciation for agriculture among students of all ages
A working farm and education center in the mid-Hudson Valley region of New York teaches students the relationship between people and their environment through farm life.
Fair Flavor
Fair Flavor
Old-fashioned county and state fair treats are finding new life as different dishes
To meet visitors’ appetite for inventive eats, fairs are introducing innovative foods like stuffed corn dogs, cotton candy dessert tacos, and funnel cake burgers.
Recipes: Sweet Summertime Tips
RECIPES:
Sweet Summertime Sips
Three refreshing beverages to beat the heat
After a hard day’s work in the sun, nothing beats a cool, sweet drink. And lucky for us, our Neighbor’s Club members have shared unique recipes for beverages we’ll be sipping all summer long.
Send Your Recipes
Send us your fall vegetable recipes for a chance to win a Tractor Supply Gift Card!
While we may be in the middle of the beautiful summer season, we’re already planning ahead. In an upcoming issue of Out Here, we’ll share delicious ideas for cooking with fall vegetables.

Do you have a family-favorite recipe that uses broccoli, brussels sprouts, eggplant, or any other vegetables in season during the fall?

Send us your recipes, and let others enjoy the dishes your family has loved for years. If we feature your recipe in Out Here, we’ll send you a $50 Tractor Supply Gift Card.

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