VIRGINIA – The Cass County Meals Pantry will obtain 50 bins of bacon from the Illinois Pork Producers Affiliation’s Fb contest named Cross the Bacon.
The pantry was nominated by Ruth Simmons, who will get 10 bins of bacon for the suggestion.
The Cross the bacon contest was a part of a marketing campaign to distribute shelf-stable, precooked bacon to teams that would profit others. The seven winners had been chosen at random from amongst 2,900 entries.
The grand prize nominator, Lacie Ball of Galesburg, chosen FISH of Knox County. She obtained her bacon delivered by drone.