Norval and Jean Dvorak’s legacy will live on through the mission of the Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center (WAEC). Today, the entire WAEC family is humbled and honored to announce the Dvorak family is making a $100,000 gift the capital campaign. Steve & Melanie Dvorak have come together to honor their parents’ vision for agricultural education [...]
Culver’s commitment to agriculture runs deep and today the company is making a big investment in in agricultural education by pledging $250,000 to the Create. Cultivate. Educate. capital campaign to build the Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center (WAEC).
For over 108 years, Denmark State Bank has been dedicated to serving the hard-working people of Northeast Wisconsin. This year the bank is continuing its steadfast tradition of making a difference in the communities were their customers live and work by supporting Wisconsin’s newest education center and agritourism destination. Denmark State Bank and W [...]
2017 is off to a great start for the Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center (WAEC). WAEC is pleased to announce Stecker Machine Company, Inc. (SMC) has committed $100,000 to the Create. Cultivate. Educate. capital campaign. The company was founded in 1973 by Gerald Stecker as a tool and die shop. SMC achieved ISO 9002 Certification in [...]
The Dairy Business Milk Marketing Cooperative announced that it will donate $50,000 to the Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center (WAEC). Through education and advocacy, this new partner will help support the shared mission of connecting the non-farming public to agriculture. “The farming community can no longer assume that the person in the aisle at [...]
The Dairy Business Association (DBA) is generously supporting the Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center by investing $50,000 in the Create. Educate. Cultivate. capital campaign to build this new educational and agritourism destination. This industry leader, who is committed to promoting the dairy community, is enthusiastic about the opportunity the c [...]
The Board of Directors of the Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center (WAEC) has announced the selection of Kim Kowieski as the Director of Operations. Kim will begin her position on December 1st, 2016. The center will showcase Wisconsin’s agriculture industry and help the public reconnect with farmers and understand the important role producing food p [...]
Enthusiasm for the Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center’s (WAEC) mission continues to build this holiday season. WAEC is pleased to announce Lakeside Foods, Inc. has committed $100,000 to the Create. Cultivate. Educate. capital campaign. Founded in 1887 as a one plant pea canning company, Lakeside has grown into a leading international food producer [...]
The excitement at the groundbreaking for the Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center showed on faces as dignitaries, board members and supporters turned the dirt to begin construction of a state-of-the-art center to help consumers understand where their food comes from. Pictured left to right are: Jean Dvorak, widow of Norval Dvorak, WAEC visionary; Co [...]
On Tuesday, October 11, WAEC celebrated its official groundbreaking as dignitaries, board members and supporters turned the dirt to begin construction of the state-of-the-art center. Mike Austin, WFRV ag reporter, was in attendance to report on WAEC’s progress.
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