Rochelle Ripp, the 65th Alice in Dairyland, will visit Phelps Friday, April 5, to give a program at the school and to crown the Phelps Maple Syrup Princess at Holiday Lodge as part of the Phelps Maple Tour.
She grew up near Lodi on her family’s dairy and cash crop farm. Ripp was involved in 4H and graduated from UW-Platteville in 2009 with an agribusiness degree in communications.
Alice in Dairyland is a one-year, full-time public relations professional employed by the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection.
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