Miss Agriculture USA Queens are so diverse but what binds them all together is their passion for agriculture. Get to know our 2019 Virginia Junior Miss Agriculture USA, 2020 Virginia Teen Miss Agriculture USA, and 2021 Virginia Teen Miss Agriculture USA, Emma Rotzler! She has been a an AGvocate for Agriculture with Miss Agriculture USA Queen for three years!
Name: Emma Rotzler
Hometown: Franklin, Virginia
What are your agricultural interests?
“My agricultural interests include rabbit breeding and showing, teaching kids about agriculture, aquaponics, and learning about bees.”
What agriculture organizations or activities are you a part of?
“I am a part of Miss Agriculture USA, the Southampton Livestock Club, the Isle of Wight 4-H Club, and FFA.”
What are some of your other activities outside of agriculture?
“Outside of agriculture I play volleyball for a travel team and a school team. I am also a senior in Girlscouts.”
What success are you most proud of?
“I am proud of the confidence I have gained, rabbit showings, and my school career.”
What or who first got you interested in agriculture?
“My cousin Amanda got me first started in Agriculture.”
Why did you decide to become a Miss Agriculture USA Queen?
“I decided to be a Miss Agriculture USA Queen because I wanted to teach young kids about how important ag really is in our daily lives.”
What has been your favorite experience as a Miss Agriculture USA Queen?
“My favorite part so far has been attending the Rockingham County Fair.”
What are some of your goals as a Miss Agriculture USA Queen?
“A goal of mine is traveling to farms and opening up my horizons on other aspects of agriculture.”
What advice would you give to someone thinking about being a Miss Agriculture USA Queen?
“One piece of advice I would give is to take in the moment and don't waste a minute. This organization will change your life dramatically and teach you so many life lessons. Never in a million years would I have thought that I would have a crown on my head and a sash over my shoulder. Miss Ag will help you gain confidence, public speaking skills, and teach you so many important life lessons. Your sister queens will become your life long best friends.”