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News Releases

Minnesota Dairy Industry Crowns 62nd Princess Kay of the Milky Way

ST. PAUL – Kyla (KAY la) Mauk (MAWK), a 19-year-old college student from Howard Lake, Minn., representing Wright County, was crowned the 62nd Princess Kay of the Milky Way in an evening ceremony at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds, August 26.

Mauk will serve as the official goodwill ambassador for nearly […]

By |August 26th, 2015|

Iowa Quality Dairy Products Showcase Winners Announced

DES MOINES, Iowa – The winners of the first annual Iowa Quality Dairy Products Showcase were announced during an awards ceremony on Wednesday, August 12, 2015, at the Iowa State Fairgrounds. The competition is meant to showcase Iowa dairy farmers and their outstanding products.

Purple and blue ribbons along with […]

By |August 14th, 2015|

Oelwein Woman Crowned 62nd Iowa Dairy Princess

DES MOINES, Iowa – Kate Stewart, an 18-year-old from Oelwein, was crowned the 62nd Iowa Dairy Princess during an evening ceremony at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines tonight (Wednesday, August 12). Stewart, daughter of Matt and Diana Stewart, will spend the year serving as a goodwill ambassador […]

By |August 12th, 2015|

Dairy Goodness Bar Debuts Salted Caramel Puff Malt as Inaugural “Flavor of the Fair”

Fair-goers voted for the featured flavor during a week-long online poll in May
SAINT PAUL, Minn. (August 10, 2015) – Dairy Goodness Bar malts at the Minnesota State Fair are a time-honored tradition, and fair-goers know they can expect mainstays like vanilla and chocolate, and favorites like apple-caramel and rhubarb-strawberry […]

By |August 10th, 2015|

Dairy Good Things at the 2015 Minnesota State Fair

New malt and sundae flavor debuts at the Dairy Goodness Bar, All-You-Can-Drink Milk Stand increases to $2 per cup, 62nd Princess Kay of the Milky Way to be Crowned
SAINT PAUL, Minn. – There is lots to love for dairy enthusiasts at the 2015 Minnesota State Fair. Visitors to the […]

By |August 10th, 2015|