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History - Counties & Host Farmers

The Wisconsin Farm Progress/Farm Technology Days show has been held annually since 1954. The show, which has grown to Wisconsin's largest farm show, is held on a different farm each year. We thank those farmers who have opened their homes and farms.

List of Wisconsin Farm Progress Days Counties and Host Farmers

1954-Waupaca; Mundinger, Vaughn, Schuelke
1955-Waupaca; Mundinger, Vaughn, Schuelke
1956-Jefferson; Beane & Ward
1957-Juneau; Franke, Ritland, Wells,
1958-Lafayette; Gabioud
1959-Marinette; Schroeder
1960-Wood; Marshfield Research Station
1961-Rock; Dougan, Lang
1962-Dunn; Kothlow
1963-Vernon; County farm
1964-Dodge; Canniff, Huetner
1965-Manitowoc, Smith, County farm
1966-Adams; Frozene, Podoll
1967-Grant; Noble
1968-Chippewa; County farm
1969-Brown; Haen
1970-Dane; Krebs
1971-LaCrosse; County farm
1972-Sauk; Wyttenbach
1973-Fond du Lac; Dooley
1974-Marathon; Leick
1975-Sheboygan; Webb
1976-Columbia; Christopherson, Walker
1977-Trempealeau; Health Care Farm
1978-Waupaca; Clinton
1979-Iowa, James
1980-Monroe; Zastapoule & Steinhoff
1981-Outagamie; Van Epren
1982-Portage; Burns
1983-Clark; County farm
1984-Jefferson; Walter
1985-Winnebago, Davis & Schoenchek
1986-Dane, Rauls & Treinen
1987-Barron:Sutherland and Becker
1988-Rock:Metcalf
1989-Shawano:Rosenow and Schmidt
1990-Waushara:Detlor and Pionke
1991-Dodge: Berg
1992-Eau Claire:Cleasbyand Schacht
1993-Calumet:Schneider
1994-Columbia:Klahn & Manke
1995-Washington:Neuburg
1996-Marathon, Ross-Hart
1997-Manitowoc, Seimers, Bonde, Klessig
1998-Dunn; Rusk-Prairie & Price
1999-Grant; Schwantes, Oyen, Martin
2000-Fond du Lac; Abel, Baumhardt, Blakely, Galligan, Grahl, Gudex, Murphy

2001-Rock; Venable
2002-Richland; Greenheck & Schmidt
Start of Wisconsin Farm Technology Days
2003-Waupaca; Clinton
2004-Chippewa; Hilger
2005-Clark; Malm
2006-Sheboygan; Hesselink
2007-Green; Blumer
2008-Brown; Gerrits
2009-Dodge; Crave Bros.
2010-Pierce; Peterson Family
2011-Marathon; Seehafer

Aerial View of Seehafers Acres
Photo: Am. Images Custom Aerial Photography Marshfield, WI

2012-Outagamie: Sugar Creek Farm and Heideman Farms
2013-Barron: Breezy HillDairy
2014-Portage: Feltz Family Dairy Farms and Blue Top Farms
2015-Dane: Statz Brothers Dairy
2016-Walworth: