Two local residents are among the nine contestants competing for three positions on the Iowa Pork Youth Leadership Team.
Gracee Brooks of Manchester is representing Delaware County and Kirby Cook of Winthrop is representing Buchanan County.
An Iowa Pork Queen will be crowned, along with two Iowa Pork Youth Ambassadors. The three will assist with state pork promotional and educational activities throughout 2022.
The winners will be announced at the Iowa Pork Congress in Des Moines on January 26th.