Photo courtesy of Alexis Mitchell
OREGON - Banks resident Alexis Mitchell, 22, is the new Oregon Ms. Agriculture USA Queen for 2019-2020.
Mitchell will now move onto the final round, taking place next year in Ohio, in the Ms. United States Agriculture pageant, which pits the winners of each state where pageants are held against one another. The winner receives a scholarship (the amount was not disclosed by the event’s organizers, as well as other undisclosed prizes, not to mention a sash and crown.
Mitchell, who lives here and works on a dairy farm, a graduate of Tualatin High School and Animal Behavior College, said she entered the contest to show other girls and women that it’s OK to speak up your mind and offer your opinion in the . . .
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