Iowa Miss United States Agriculture
TEACH. INSPIRE. ADVOCATE for the Agriculture Industry
This organization is truly advocating for agriculture by using the crown and sash as an avenue to start conversations.
State Pageant will be fall December 3rd - 5th, 2021!
For more information contact the Midwest Regional Director, Holly Hatfield at firstname.lastname@example.org or 660-341-3250
2021 County Queen titles are appointed by Counties within Iowa.
The first contestant to register is appointed a county title. If your county age division is already being represented State Staff will encourage you to choose a surrounding county. You do not have to live in the county you represent!
Example: Ringgold County, IA Little Miss United States Agriculture
Webster County, IA Elite Ms. United States Agriculture
(Contestants MUST register base on their age as of January 1, 2022. NO EXCEPTIONS!)
Entry Fee for Tiny Miss – Junior Miss $99.00
Tiny Miss 0-3
Future Little Miss 4-6
Little Miss 7-9
Junior Miss 10-12
Entry Fee for Teen Miss – Elite Ms: $150.00
Teen Miss 13-16
Ms. 22-35 (Unmarried)
Mrs. 22-35 (Married)
Elite Ms 36 and up
Areas of Competition at State Competition
Required Areas of Competition:
Introduction — The introduction portion of the competition is for Little Miss, Junior Miss, Teen Miss, Miss, Ms, Mrs & Elite Ms contestants only. Tiny Miss and Future Little Miss will still walk on stage, but the emcee’s will read their information. We want our Miss United States Agriculture Queens to be well spoken and feel comfortable speaking in front of a crowd. This is your opportunity to tell the judges about your state and its agricultural base! Attire for this area of competition is solid white bottoms with your Miss United States Agriculture TShirt that you will pick up at check-in. Bottoms can be shorts, pants, skirt or capris. Bottoms MUST BE SOLID WHITE. You can wear a belt if you choose and shoe color is of your choosing.
Formal Wear — For the formalwear competition Tiny Miss & Future Little Miss contestants will need a short pageant dress. Little Miss contestants have the choice of either a short or long pageant dress. Junior Miss, Teen Miss, Miss, Ms., Mrs., & Elite Ms. contestants will need a floor length gown.
On Stage Question — The Little Miss through Elite Ms. Divisions will have an onstage question. Each contestant will pull their question from a bowl. Each question will be different. Questions will be age appropriate and not political or controversial in nature.
Interview – Little Miss – Elite Ms. –Interview is a one on one session with the judges! Questions will be age appropriate. Dress will be the same as the on stage Introduction. The Miss United States Agriculture Tee Shirt and white bottoms. You can wear a belt if you choose and shoe color is of your choosing.
Photogenic— If you choose to participate in photogenic as an optional you may submit up to 4 ADDITIONAL photos (total of FIVE Photos) at Photos must be 8×10 and can be in color or black and white. All photos should be turned in at check in! Please do not bring them in any type of cover. We will place them in a clear sheet protector with your age division and contestants number at check in. Photogenic entry fee: $50
State Fun Fashion — During this “fun fashion” the emcee will be reading a brief intro about YOUR state that you have provided! (the state you are representing at Nationals) Incorporate that into your FUN FASHION!
Essay-- 750 words or less & MLA Format. Choosing ONE from the following topics:
1. "How have you grown your agriculture experience in the Miss United States Agriculture program?"
2. "If you were to choose one word to describe Agriculture Advocacy what would it be and why?"
3. "How has your platform influenced your agricultural story?"
REQUIRED SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM
Iowa County Queens are required to sell a 1/2 page Sponsorship in our State Program Book to compete at the State Competition. Ad page is due by no later than November 1st, 2020 and is a total of $150 per 1/2 page Ad.
1/2 Page ad in the Program Book
1 Program Book
1 Door Admission to the Pageant (for your parent chaperon or guest)
1 Miss United States Agriculture T-Shirt
1 Photogenic Entry
State Fun Fashion
State Pageant Awards:
All Winners will receive their beautiful Iowa Miss United States Agriculture sash and beautiful rhinestone sash pin, Iowa Miss United States Agriculture crown, scholarship (Dependent on age division) and a prize package from our sponsors. All title holders will be encouraged to compete at the National Pageant June 2022!
Iowa Tiny Miss United States Agriculture
Iowa Future Little Miss United States Agriculture
Iowa Little Miss United States Agriculture
Iowa Junior Miss United States Agriculture
Iowa Teen Miss United States Agriculture
Iowa Miss United States Agriculture
Iowa Ms. United States Agriculture
Iowa Mrs. United States Agriculture
Iowa Elite Ms United States Agriculture
*A 1st and 2nd runner up are awarded only in age divisions that have 5 or more contestants. Age divisions with 10 or more contestants will have a top 5 announced.
Iowa People's Choice
We award one People’s Choice titles at State Pageant and at the National Pageant.
1 Vote = $1 (Monetary donations go to the Scholarship fund).
1 Non Perishable Food Item = 1 Vote
Iowa Miss Agriculture Advocacy Ambassador
We award one Miss Agriculture title at State Pageants and at the National Pageant. The Miss Agriculture title is an award based on Volunteering, AGvocating, and Promoting our program. This queen is someone who is actively involved in our program, she volunteers her time, talents and energy to benefit the less fortunate in her community. This queen is truly a role model for young ladies across the nation and in the Agriculture Industry.
Please refer to the Miss Agriculture PDF for rules and regulations.
Midwest Cover Miss
We award one Cover Miss title at each state pageant and at the national pageant. The queens photo and title will be used on the cover of the State Program book. This title is awarded to the queen who sells the most ad pages. View the Ad Page Section to learn more on how to win this title!
We award one Spokesmodel title at each state pageant and at the national pageant. This title is awarded to the queen who recruits the most to join the Miss United States Agriculture Program!
All contestants in each division will stand on stage during their divisional crowning. We will begin with Tiny and work to Elite Ms.
Overall Area of Competition Awards per division:
State Fun Fashion
Miss Congeniality (Teen- Elite Ms Divisions only)
*Only one contestant in each division will be awarded the above titles (if their division competed in these portions).