Mercer County Mayors Race For Soybeans

soy winnerIt was a battle of Mercer County mayors and they were competing in a Soybean Shopping Spree on Monday night at Mercer Market. Viola Mayor Kirk Doonan, Aledo Mayor Chris Hagloch and Joy Mayor Todd Heath had ten-minutes to race around the store collecting as many items containing soy as possible says Mercer County Farm Bureau Manager Kendra Bolen.

The winner was Hagloch, who was able to collect a grocery cart full of items containing soy–valued at $85.89.

A total of $226.92 worth of items containing soy was collected in the promotion and all of it will be donated to the Churches of Mercer County Food Pantry.