Published on Wednesday, 30 November -0001 00:00
Stearns County American Dairy Association is looking for potential dairy princess candidates. If you are a daughter/sister of a dairy farmer or work for a dairy farmer that has been actively engaged in the production of milk for sale to a licensed plant during the current year, you are asked to share your knowledge of the dairy industry and promote your family's business and way of life to the public by participating in this year's Dairy Princess Program. Candidates must be a high school graduate by July 1, 2011, but not yet 24 by July 1, 2011.
This year's judging and banquet with take place Saturday, March 5, 2011. Candidates are judged on their communication skills, personality, enthusiasm for dairy promotion and general knowledge of the dairy industry.
The princesses will serve as goodwill ambassadors for the dairy industry over the next year, promoting safe and wholesome dairy products. Also, each princess has the opportunity to attend a statewide training seminar held in May and compete for one of 12 spots for Princess Kay of the Milky.
Additional information and applications may be obtained from Stearns County Dairy Princess Coordinators Carolyn Reitsma at (320) 352-5444, or <
, or Tara Meyer at (320) 352-3776, or <
. Applications must be received no later than Feb. 2.