Celebrity chef cookoff tonight at the fair

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    A bonsai from the Kauai Bonsai Club is seen Thursday at the opening day of the Kauai County Farm Bureau Fair on the grounds of Vidinha Stadium.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Megan Kono of the state farm bureau office in Honolulu, the granddaughter of longtime Kauai County Farm Bureau leader Roy Oyama, shows off a limited-edition commemorative T-shirt available at the fair’s information booth, Thursday at the Kauai County Farm Bureau Fair. The shirt celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Kauai County Farm Bureau.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    A whimsical daikon is on display at the Kauai County Farm Bureau Fair that opened Thursday on the grounds of Vidinha Stadium.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    James and Hanna Huang get a photo of a whimsical daikon in the vegetable exhibit Thursday during the opening day of the Kauai County Farm Bureau Fair on the grounds of Vidinha Stadium. Hanna said the daikon was grown by a Thai farmer.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Susie Brown of the Crossroads Church peers from behind the tripod supporting a bunch of Goldfinger banana from Jerry Ornellas’ farm Thursday as the Kauai County Farm Bureau Fair opened on the grounds of Vidinha Stadium.

Jerry Ornellas, past president of the Kauai County Farm Bureau, and the owner of Jerry’s Farm, said the fairs on the Mainland have “biggest pumpkin” contests.

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