FWDC Welcomes Local Author Corey Geiger

May 5, 2021By JessicaFarm Wisconsin News

MANITOWOC, WI – Local author Corey Geiger has added a stop to his inaugural book tour at the Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center, set for Saturday, May 15. The book signing event will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the conference center. Geiger, an international agriculture journalist, recently released his book, On A … Read More

Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center Hosts Inaugural Maple Syrup Days

February 23, 2021By JessicaEvents

MANITOWOC, WI – The Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center, in partnership with the Wisconsin Maple Syrup Producer’s Association, welcomes visitors to participate in their first-annual Maple Syrup Days Friday, March 26 and Saturday, March 27. The two-day event will highlight local syrup producers and offer hands-on opportunities to learn about Wisconsin’s maple syrup industry. Family-friendly activities … Read More

Wisconsin’s Number One Products – Ginseng at Farm Wisconsin!

February 3, 2021By JessicaInsight

My name is Julia Nunes and I am currently serving Wisconsin as the 73rd Alice in Dairyland. I am looking forward to visiting the Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center on Saturday, February 13, 2021, to showcase one of Wisconsin’s number one products ginseng! This event will also align with the Chinese New Year celebration. Chinese New Year, … Read More

Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center Extends Hours for Holiday Season

December 17, 2020By JessicaFarm Wisconsin News

MANITOWOC, WI – The Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center has announced special extended hours for the 2020 holiday season. Beginning on Wednesday, December 23, Farm Wisconsin will offer additional times and dates for guests to visit the discovery center. Visitors can take advantage of the extended operating hours to immerse themselves in Wisconsin agriculture, shop for … Read More

Santa Claus to Visit Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center

December 7, 2020By JessicaEvents

MANITOWOC, WI – The Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center, in partnership with the dairy farm families of Manitowoc County and the Manitowoc County Dairy Promotion Committee, is excited to once again host “Milk and Cookies with Santa”. The annual event will welcome Santa Claus on Saturday, December 12 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Due to … Read More

Abigail Martin Joins Farm Wisconsin

November 19, 2020By JessicaFarm Wisconsin News

Former Alice in Dairyland Joins Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center MANITOWOC, WI –Abigail Martin, who served as Wisconsin’s 72nd Alice in Dairyland, has joined Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center in Manitowoc as program manager. In this role, Martin will support Farm Wisconsin’s educational mission, bringing new, creative programs and activities to the Farm Wisconsin experience. “Abigail’s experience as … Read More

Farm Wisconsin to celebrate cranberries November 14

November 6, 2020By JessicaEvents

MANITOWOC, WI—Cranberries will likely take their place on thousands of Wisconsin Thanksgiving tables in a few weeks. In advance of that, Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center and the Wisconsin State Cranberry Growers Association will host an educational Cranberry Day feature at Farm Wisconsin November 14 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wisconsin is the nation’s leading … Read More

Farm Wisconsin Welcomes Grandparents Free

September 2, 2020By JessicaFarm Wisconsin News

Manitowoc, WI – Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center invites grandparents to discover the world of Wisconsin Agriculture. Grandparents will get in free all weekend, September 11th-13th when accompanied by a paid admission—including grandchildren. With exhibits, a birthing barn, a virtual farm tour, Farm House Store, and Ice Cream Acres a visit provides robust entertainment and education. … Read More

Farm Wisconsin Welcomes 4-H Members Free

July 23, 2020By JessicaFarm Wisconsin News

MANITOWOC, WI (July 22, 2020): State and county fair cancellations might have dampened the plans of many active 4-H youth this summer, but Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center hopes to provide a silver lining. The center welcomes all active youth 4-H members with free admission August 7 through Labor Day, and also invites any interested exhibitors … Read More

Farm Wisconsin to Host Farmer for a Day

June 11, 2020By JessicaEvents, Farm Wisconsin News

Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center is hosting a hands-on Farmer for a Day event from 10 am to 2:00 pm on Saturday, June 13th. This event is included with Farm Wisconsin admission and offers families an opportunity to get up close and personal with many aspects of Wisconsin agriculture.   The whole family will find ways … Read More