Local Dairy Royalty At The Capitol 01 Apr 14

The 2014 Nicollet County Dairy Royalty visited the state capitol on Thursday, and received a round of applause from members of the House of Representatives and staff. Dairy Princesses Stacey Schugel of New Ulm and Megan Struss of Courtland, and Dairy Ambassador Emily Annexstad of St. Peter were guests of State Representative Clark Johnson during Thursday’s Floor Session, and also had the opportunity to testify before the House Ag Policy Committee.  The Nicollet County dairy royalty spoke about the economic impact of the state’s dairy industry, statistics on the dairy industry in Nicollet County, and their role as dairy ambassadors promoting 3 servings of dairy products everyday to consumers.