Yahoo Weather

You are here

Miss Lonoke County Rice Contest

Event date: 
April 11, 2013 - 6:00pm
Venue: 
Lonoke County Cooperative Extension Service
Full Address: 
2001 Hwy 70 East
Lonoke
AR
Cost: 
Free
Details: 

April 11: The Lonoke County Farm Bureau Women’s Committee, along with the U of A Cooperative Extension Service, will sponsor the 2013 Miss Lonoke County Rice Contest 6 p.m. at the Lonoke County Cooperative Extension Service located at 2001 Hwy 70 East in Lonoke. Deadline for applications will be April 8. Applications are available at the Lonoke County Farm Bureau office in Lonoke and Cabot, as well as the Extension Service. Each participant will bring their prepared rice dish to the contest and give a three-minute oral presentation on the rice industry. The winner will receive $100, second place $50.00 and third place $25.00. Miss Lonoke County Rice will represent Lonoke County in the Miss Arkansas Rice Competition. She will also promote the rice industry through promotional and educational programs through out schools and the county. For more information about the contest, contact Dianna Bowen at 501-676-3124.