Summer 2018

Up close with Princess Kay

Courtesy of Midwest Dairy

In September, Emily Annexstad, ’20, will end her reign as the 64th Princess Kay of the Milky Way. Annexstad, who grew up on a dairy farm in St. Peter, Minnesota, is a 4-H veteran who showed her first calf at the Nicollet County Fair at age 6. Today, she’s studying animal science and agricultural communications at the U. 

Public appearances as Princess Kay: 80

Counties visited: 27

Dairy farm families represented: 3,000

Pounds of butter used to carve likeness: 90

Favorite dairy product: chocolate milk

U of M scholarships: 9

Hear from Emily Annexstad why dairy is good for Minnesota.