Miss Agriculture USA Queens are so diverse but what binds them all together is their passion for agriculture. Get to know our 2021 Trumbull County Ohio Miss Agricultural USA and 2020 Trumbull County Ohio Miss Agricultural USA, Samantha Greene!
Name: Samantha Greene
Hometown: Southington, Ohio
What are your agricultural interests?
“Rodeo, working with horses, and dairy cattle.”
What agriculture organizations or activities are you a part of?
“I’m not currently in an organization but I hope to soon become a part of NBHA and I do travel around and compete in horse shows.”
What are some of your other activities outside of agriculture?
“I enjoy spending time with my family and my cats, and I also enjoy wood burning and learning new songs on the flute.”
What success are you most proud of?
“A success I’m most proud of is being able to go to horse shows and barrel races and seeing how much me and my horse have improved and how far we have come.”
What or who first got you interested in agriculture?
“I’d say my family got me interested in agriculture because I grew up with a lot of family in the horse industry and as I got older I wanted to learn more about different animals and more about farming.”
Why did you decide to become a Miss Agriculture USA Queen?
“I decided to become a Miss Agriculture USA queen because I really wanted to teach not only younger generations but all ages about agriculture and all the many aspects and sides of it and how it is always changing and being able to tell personal stories that may inspire someone to join the world of agriculture.”
What has been your favorite experience as a Miss Agriculture USA Queen?
“My favorite experience as a Miss Agriculture USA queen, other than meeting all the other queens, would be every time I get to visit a farm or type of operation and learn about what they do and how they handle things because it’s so cool seeing how some people do things completely different or the exact same and what works for them.”
What are some of your goals as a Miss Agriculture USA Queen?
“Some of my goals as a Miss Agriculture USA queen is to hopefully be able to visit more farms and learn more about different aspects of agriculture and being able to make more appearances and maybe inspire someone to learn more about agriculture.”
What advice would you give to someone thinking about being a Miss Agriculture USA Queen?
“A piece of advice I would give to someone thinking about being a Miss Agriculture USA queen would be to not be afraid and go for it. I was so nervous when I joined because I didn't know anyone and I was welcomed with open arms and it’s honestly been so much fun being able to meet all the other queens and learning about their different backgrounds and interests.”