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Michigan Apple Queen to Participate in Belding Labor Day Parade

Contact: Gretchen Mensing
(800) 456-2753

Belding, Mich. – Paula Fisher, 2005 Michigan Apple Queen, will participate in the Belding Labor Day Parade held on Monday, September 5th.

Fisher, of Berrien Springs will be accompanied by first runner-up Emily Westendorp of Dowagiac, and second runner-up Ashley Wright of Belding. The Michigan Apple Queen and her court will be riding the Michigan apple industry float, which has been designed in a fairy tale theme by former Michigan Apple Queen, Janna Klein.

“I am proud and enthusiastic about representing Michigan apples this summer at various parades and events across the state,” said Fisher.

The Michigan Apple Committee is a grower-funded nonprofit organization devoted to promotion, education and research activities to distinguish the Michigan apple and encourage its consumption by consumers in Michigan and around the world. For more information, visit www.MichiganApples.com.