Interested in helping promote the beef industry in Virginia, and you're a girl from a beef cattle producing family between the ages of 16-22? Check out the awesome opportunity to apply to be the 2013-2014 Virginia Beef Queen. The Virginia Beef Queen represents the beef industry at various industry events throughout the year, such as the State Chili Cook-off, the State Fair, Agri-Business Dinner, Beef Industry Convention, and Beef Expo. This year, the contest will be held on Friday, April 19 at the Virginia Beef Expo. Each contestant should be prepared to give a 3-5 minute speech on a positive aspect of the industry and will also have a brief interview and question session with a panel of judges. Scholarships will also be given to the top three contestants.
For more information and the application packet, check out the blog post follow up on the document library. Applications are due no later than April 15.