Manitowoc, WI (November 28, 2018): The Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center will be hosting the first Breakfast at the Barn on November 28, 2018. The breakfast buffet will begin at 7:15am with a presentation from Bill Jartz beginning at 8:00am.

Breakfast at the Barn is an agriculture educational event that will be held six times a year.  At each breakfast, Farm Wisconsin will feature a different dynamic presenter that will focus on a variety of topics in the agriculture industry.

Bill Jartz, News Anchor for WBAY-TV Channel 2 and the voice of Lambeau Field, will kick-off Breakfast at the Barn sharing his story.  He will be tracing his life starting out on the farm in Clintonville, going to Northwestern on a football scholarship, getting into the broadcast business, and still keeping an interest in farming. Bill finds farming to be such a uniting and noble profession and one we all think about at least three times a day.

The breakfast and presentation is included in the ticket price, which is $10 for Farm Wisconsin Members and $15 for Non-members.  Tickets must be pre-purchased either online at  https://farmwisconsin.org/tickets/ or call Farm Wisconsin at (920) 726-6000. Ticket deadline is Friday, November 23.

For more information, contact Angel Johanek at 920-726-6004 or angel@farmwisconsin.org.

 

Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center:

The Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center is a state-of-the-art, interactive agricultural education center located in Manitowoc County. It provides visitors with the opportunity to connect to the agriculture industry by better understanding where their food comes from, and why agriculture is so important to them. The center features 10,000 square feet of hands-on learning opportunities, a birthing barn where visitors may watch calves being born daily, and an opportunity to tour a local farm to learn about Wisconsin’s rich farm history. Open daily from 9:00am to 5:00pm seven days a week.

To learn more about Farm Wisconsin, please visit: www.FarmWisconsin.org

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