Jan. 15 2019 12:59 AM

Coronation Reservation Deadline is February 7

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The 56th annual New York State Dairy Princess Coronation is set for Tuesday, Feb. 19, at the Holiday Inn, Liverpool, N.Y., beginning with a milk punch reception at 5 p.m., followed by the banquet at 6 p.m.

Tickets are $25 per person, and reservations should be sent to American Dairy Association, Attn: DP Pageant, 100 Elwood Davis Road, North Syracuse, N.Y. 13212, by Wednesday, Feb. 7.

“We invite all dairy enthusiasts to join us to support our young dairy advocates as they gear up to promote New York’s number one agriculture industry - dairy - for the next year,” said American Dairy Association North East CEO Rick Naczi. “It’s also an opportunity to learn how your dairy checkoff programs are increasing the demand and sales of milk and other dairy products.”

Join outgoing New York Alternate Dairy Princess Zoie Skinner, State Dairy Princess Hailey Pipher and Alternate Dairy Princess Alexis Payne at the dairy princess coronation Feb. 19.

For more information about the dairy princess pageant, contact Dawn Houppert at 315-472-9143, or by email at dhouppert@milk4u.org

Hotel reservations should be made directly with the Holiday Inn at 315.457.1122. Please request the New York State Dairy Princess Pageant rate.

About American Dairy Association North East

American Dairy Association North East (ADA North East) is the dairy farmer-funded organization funded by participating dairy farmer’s checkoff investment to build demand and sales for milk and dairy foods throughout the local region. Representing nearly 12,000 dairy farm families in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, New York, New Jersey and northern Virginia, ADANE develops and implements local programs to drive milk and dairy sales at retail outlets and in schools. The organization also conducts consumer education about dairy through events, traditional and social media, and in collaboration with health professionals through National Dairy Council®. ADA North East works closely with Dairy Management Inc.™, the national dairy checkoff organization, to support nutrition research, national partnerships and developing export markets for dairy to bring a fully integrated promotion program to the region. For more information, visit www.americandairy.com.