The Buena Vista County Pork Producers will sponsor their annual Pork Queen and Miss Pigtails contest Sunday, Jan. 20. The BV County Pork Producers Association selects a BV County Pork Queen and Miss Pigtails annually to assist with pork promotional and educational activities.
Pork Queen candidates must be 16-19 years and Miss Pigtails must be 9-10 years by Jan./ 1, 2013. Contestants must be involved in the pork industry or the son/daughter of a parent or guardian involved in the pork industry.
Parent or guardian is encouraged to be a member or associate member of the BV County Pork Producers Association.
Winners will receive a crown, flowers, pigskin sash, portrait and other gifts. There will be a $500 scholarship for the queen.
To enter the contest or for more information contact Kayla McCarthy at 272-4408 or Allison White at 299-3779. Entries must be received by Tuesday, Jan. 1.