Dairy Candidates

By: News Release
Feb 28th, 2019

The Clayton County Dairy Promotion Committee is seeking candidates for Clayton County Dairy Princess, Little Miss Squirt and Junior Dairyman. Winners will be crowned at the annual banquet on Friday, April 5, 2019 at Johnson's Reception Hall in Elkader.
Princess candidates must be unmarried, and between the ages of 16 and 22 by August 1, 2018. Her parents must be actively involved in dairy; an exception is made if she or her parents or guardian are directly employed by a dairy farmer. Little Miss Squirt and Junior Dairyman contestants must be between the ages of 8 and 10 by June 1, 2018. Their parent/guardian or grandparent must be actively engaged in dairy; an exception will be made if their parents/guardians are directly employed on a dairy farm. Their duties will be to assist the Princess in county promotions.
Any prior contestants, who meet age requirements, and did not win last year are welcome to run again. Alternates may also compete again.
If you are interested in being a candidate, please contact the Extension Office in Elkader for a complete list of rules and an application form, applications also available online at http://www.extension.iastate.edu/clayton/. Application deadline is March 22, 2019.