19-year old Naomi Scott of Westgate and the daughter of Mike and Kathleen Scott named the 69th Annual Iowa Dairy Princess! Naomi was also named Miss Congeniality in the contest. She received the title during an evening ceremony at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines on Wednesday night.
Scott represented the Iowa Holstein Association in the contest and will spend the next year serving as a goodwill ambassador for Iowa’s dairy farmers.
The outgoing Iowa Dairy Princess, Raegan Kime, will turn over her reign at the end of the month.
Emily Manweiler of Sumner was named Iowa Dairy Princess Alternate.
In this years competition, seven candidates competed for the Iowa Dairy Princess title. They were judged on their application, answers to an essay question, professionalism, an interview and public speaking skills and their overall ability to advocate for dairy farmers.