Farm Credit System Donates $550,000 to the Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center

May 23, 2018By farmwi2018Campaign No Comments

The Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center (WAEC) has officially broke ground on a world-class, interactive discovery center that will focus on sustainable and responsible farming practices. The groundbreaking ceremony was held at the center’s future site near Newton at the intersection of Hwy 43 and County C in Manitowoc County. As part of the groundbreaking ceremony, … Read More

East Central/Select Sires and NorthStar Cooperative Partner on $100,000 Gift to Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center

May 23, 2018By farmwi2018Campaign No Comments

East Central/Select Sires and NorthStar Cooperative, both who have been serving farmers for over 70 years, partnered to support the Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center with a $100,000 gift. This remarkable, collaborative, lead gift was celebrated at WAEC’s Create. Cultivate. Educate. capital campaign kickoff event where the center’s leadership announced their $13 million goal. “Since 1940, … Read More

Mike Austin’s Ag Report Features Campaign Kickoff

May 23, 2018By farmwi2018Campaign No Comments

On Thursday, August 4th, the campaign to build WAEC celebrated its public kickoff event. Mike Austin, WFRV ag reporter, was in attendance interviewing WAEC leadership about what to expect from this future educational center, and the importance of investing in making this project a reality in our community. Watch his news story and celebrate this … Read More

Sargento Foods, Inc. has announced they will support the Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin.

May 23, 2018By farmwi2018Campaign No Comments

The state-of-the-art education center will provide visitors with an opportunity to better understand agriculture along with highlighting the importance of the dairy and cheese industries within Wisconsin. “Wisconsin and cheese go hand in hand; through the Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center, visitors will be able to understand how much of an impact Wisconsin has in the … Read More

John C. and Kate Miller donate $250,000 to the Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center in Honor of Miller Family Legacy

May 23, 2018By farmwi2018Campaign No Comments

John C. and Kate Miller donate $250,000 to the Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center in Honor of Miller Family Legacy John C. and Kate Miller, the former owners of  Miller-St. Nazianz, Inc. along with their children, Jeanne and John W., are pleased to be able to support the Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center with a gift of $250,000. … Read More

Country Visions Cooperative and CP Feeds make $500,000 lead gift to the capital campaign

May 23, 2018By farmwi2018Campaign No Comments

More local leaders are leaving a lasting legacy on the capital campaign to build the Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center. We are proud to announce Country Visions Cooperative and CP Feeds, both supporters of WAEC’s Believers campaign, are now joining together to make a $500,000 lead gift to the capital campaign!  Their gift is a reinforcement of their … Read More

Riesterer & Schnell, Inc. Makes $250,000 Gift to Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center

May 23, 2018By farmwi2018Campaign No Comments

Riesterer & Schnell, Inc. is celebrating its 85th Anniversary this year by giving back to the community that so generously supported their longevity. Today, the Riesterer & Schnell Board of Directors is announcing their $250,000 lead gift support to the capital campaign to build the Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center (WAEC) in Manitowoc County. This gift will … Read More