The Buena Vista County Pork Producers will sponsor their annnual 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 of age and Miss Pigtail candidates must be 9-10 years of age by Jan. 1. 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 each receive a crown, flowers, pigskin sash, portrait and other gifts. There will be a $500 college scholarship for the queen.
To enter the contest or for more information contact Kayla McCarthy at 272-04408 or Allison White at 299-3779. Entries must be received by Tuesday, Jan. 1