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Thank A Farmer Day Presentation

Thank A Farmer Day Presentation

October 8, 2018

(Manitowoc, WI): The Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center will be celebrating National Thank a Farmer Day on October 12, with a special presentation from Dan Hagenow owner of Dan Hagenow Video Creation, LLC. The presentation will begin at 1:00pm on Friday, October 12, at Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center located at 7001 Gass Lake Road, Manitowoc.  Dan … Read More

Wisconsin Café Now Open

Wisconsin Café Now Open

September 18, 2018

(Manitowoc, WI): The Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center is pleased to announce the Grand Opening of the Wisconsin Café located inside of Farm Wisconsin. The Wisconsin Café offers Wisconsin-sourced options for breakfast, lunch and catering. The Café is open daily from 8:00am to 2:30pm with prices ranging from $3 to $11. Some of the highlights on … Read More

New Farm Themed Storytime at Farm Wisconsin

New Farm Themed Storytime at Farm Wisconsin

September 13, 2018

New Farm Themed Storytime at Farm Wisconsin (Manitowoc, WI): The Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center is pleased to announce its newly created program, Little Sprout Storytime. Little Sprout Storytime will take place one time per month at Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center. Little Sprout Storytime will feature farm themed stories, songs and activity. This event is perfect … Read More

Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center Announces Three New Employees

Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center Announces Three New Employees

May 24, 2018

The Board of Directors of the Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center (FWDC) has announced the selection of Lauren Rose Hofland as the Executive Director, Angel Johanek as the Director of Marketing and Development and Michelle Shambeau as the Floor Manager and Volunteer Coordinator. Hofland was hired as the Interim Executive Director of FWDC in late 2017 … Read More

Milk Source LLC Contributes $100,000 to the Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center

Milk Source LLC Contributes $100,000 to the Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center

May 24, 2018

Milk Source LLC is partnering with the Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center with a $100,000 gift to support the educational experiences for visitors. Interested in telling the story of modern sustainable agriculture and premier animal care, both organizations felt it was opportune moment to join together. “Agriculture in the 21st Century has achieved the lowest carbon footprint … Read More

Cedar Crest Ice Cream Contributes $250,000 to Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center

Cedar Crest Ice Cream Contributes $250,000 to Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center

May 24, 2018

Cedar Crest Ice Cream announced today they will support the state-of-the-art educational center with a $250,000 gift. This tremendous gift marks another important local investment in the capital campaign to build the Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center. “Since the beginning, our family has had a vision for what a great Wisconsin ice cream should taste like. … Read More

It’s Coming…Farm Wisconsin!

It’s Coming…Farm Wisconsin!

May 24, 2018

To welcome the Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center name, we are excited to announce our second video. A HUGE thank you to Dan Hagenow Video Creation, LLC and the Ulness Family who helped to make this video possible. Please take a moment to check out the video by clicking here: It’s Coming…Farm Wisconsin!

Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center has a new name!

Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center has a new name!

May 24, 2018

 The Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center (WAEC) is celebrating another monumental moment in its evolution. As of today, the center will have a new “doing business as” name and logo.The WAEC Board of Directors is pleased to announce when we open our doors in 2018, we will proudly be Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center. “This new identity honors … Read More

WEAC is “Coming Soon!”

WEAC is “Coming Soon!”

May 24, 2018

WAEC sharing the good news that WEAC is “Coming Soon!” Thanks to Dan Hagenow, Wilfert Farms, Kelly Wilfert and Dan Natzke at Wayside Dairy, WAEC has unveiled its first marketing video. We are so honored each of these leaders came together to help us tell our story and to grow excitement for our future visitors. Please … Read More