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CA: Celebrate June Dairy Month at Dairy Fest

To celebrate June being National Dairy Month, the International Agri-Center has partnered with the Tulare County Dairy Women and the Tulare Chamber of Commerce to host Dairy Fest.

Tulare County Dairywomen will host their annual dairy princess coronation and honor a dairy family on Friday, June 20.   In addition, they will award several high school students with college scholarships.  The Tulare Chamber of Commerce will host their annual Salute to Dairy Luncheon on Saturday, June 21 from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  The event will include a trade show and guest speaker, Andy Vidak.

The AgVentures! Learning Center will be open from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 21st.   The public is invited to join in celebrating the dairy industry.  Families will enjoy games and activities throughout the day.  Plant a flower seed, make butter, join the milking contest and more! 

At 2:00 p.m., on Saturday, Aggie the AgVentures! cow will celebrate her birthday with other mascots: Tipper T. Bull from Rawhide, Zero Hero from Pena's Disposal Services and Rooty the Root Bear from A&W.  Other mascots interested in attending should contact Kerissa Chapman at 559-688-1030 or Kerissa@farmshow.org.

Tickets for Friday evening or the Saturday luncheon are $30 each and are available at the Tulare Chamber of Commerce.