Volunteers Eat Free – 2019 – We Want You!

Volunteers Eat Free – 2019 – We Want You!

Great opportunity for students who need community service hours – volunteer as a family, make new friends and enjoy a day outdoors at this great community event, all while enjoying a delicious dairy brunch. We Want You! Join us as we celebrate June Dairy Month. SIGN UP TODAY to join us and VOLUNTEER for Breakfast on the Farm, on June 16th, 2019 at Kinnard Farms, Inc. - Serving 8am-12pm. Volunteers eat free and get to enjoy a fun filled morning with food, fun, family & friends.  Sign up for a shift today – register on your own or with a group.  Many different opportunities to help, eat, tour, play, and learn!   Please sign up today – individually or as a group. WE NEED REGISTERED VOLUNTEERS TO HELP MAKE THIS ANNUAL EVENT A DELICIOUS SUCCESS!...
Read More

2019 Breakfast Sponsors

We couldn’t do this great event without the help & support of our community – thank you 2019 Dairy Breakfast Sponsors! Thank you for sponsoring Kewaunee County's Breakfast on the Farm! Our 2019 Dairy Breakfast Sponsors Special Family Farm Sponsor: Edam Elite Ag Transportation Solutions LLC Agropur / Krohn Dairy Store American Foods Group Ball Auto & Truck Parts Inc. / NAPA Filters Cornette Farm Supply - Vita Plus CP Feeds Door County Broadband, LLC Dvorachek Farm & Industry, LLC Enderby Custom Work LLC Fabick Cat Investors Community Bank J. Jadin Inc. John Malcore Livestock LLC Kozlovsky Dairy Equipment Inc. Pribek Trucking, LLC Rev LNG LLC Rio Creek Feed Mill, Inc. Stauber Farms, LLC Tri-State Feed & Grain WFRV TV Zeamer Welding LLC Parmesan Platinum BelGioioso Cheese Inc.  — BMO Harris Bank  — Dairyland Veterinary Service  — Degrave Custom Work LLC  — Forest Construction Company, Inc.  — FutureCow  — Greenstone Farm Credit Services  — Lakeshore...
Read More
Pre-Purchase Breakfast on the Farm Tickets!

Pre-Purchase Breakfast on the Farm Tickets!

Tickets 2019 Breakfast on the Farm 6-16-2019 Buy tickets “at the door” or in advance and skip half the lines at the breakfast the day of! $7 Ages 12 +,  $3 Ages 4-12,  Free Under Age 3 If your group already has tickets, then on Father's Day you can go straight to the breakfast serving line - less time in line means more time for fun! PRE-PURCHASE TICKETS* from May until the event, available at the following locations: NEW!  Bank of Luxemburg (in multiple locations): Luxemburg IGA Casco Algoma Dyckesville Sturgeon Bay Bellevue Kewaunee Dairyland Veterinary Service (in Casco) Ebert Enterprises (in Algoma) Pagel’s Ponderosa Dairy LLC (in Kewaunee) Rio Creek Feed Mill, Inc. (in both Luxemburg & Rio Creek locations)      * Please note that all ticket sales are final; if you are unable to make it to the breakfast, then we thank you for your generosity in contributing to our annual event – sharing the local dairy industry with families! ...
Read More
Farm Facts – 2019 Hosts: Kinnard Farms

Farm Facts – 2019 Hosts: Kinnard Farms

We’re excited to share some fun farm facts about Kinnard Farms, Inc. – the family farm hosting our 2019 Kewaunee County Breakfast on the Farm, on June 16th, 2019. Farm Facts & Stats OWNERS Rod & Maureen Kinnard Lee Kinnard EMPLOYEES 106 HERD STATS 8,300 Cows (Registered Holsteins) 7,250 Milking 91 lbs milk/cow/day 30,000 lb Rolling Herd Avg. SCC: 130,000 7,000 Heifers raised on our ranch in CO Most of today’s herd are direct descendants of original 14 registered cows CROPS: 1,750 Acres Farmed Corn:  7,750 Acres Alfalfa:  3,250 Acres Winter Triticale:  750 Acres Thousands of acres of cover crops are planted each year. Founding member of Peninsula Pride Farms Door/Kewaunee County Demonstration Farms (1 of 4 selected) PROFESSIONAL ADVISORS Herd Veterinarian Dr. Scott Wiley, Dairyland Veterinary Service Nutritionist Dr. Matt Waldron, Nutrition Professionals Agronomist Nathen Nysee, Tilth Agronomy Natural Resources Conservation Service Joe Johnson & Barry Bubolz WI College of Ag & Life Sciences Dr. Jamie Patton LOCAL FAMILY-OWNED CUSTOM SERVICE PROVIDERS Stauber Farms: Mitch Stauber DeGrave Custom Work: Willie DeGrave Dvorachek Farm Services: Jesse Dvorachek Ag Transportation Services: Luke Metzler Pribek Trucking: Dale & Dave Pribek Blazei Hoof Trimming: John Blazei FEED MILLS Rio Creek Feed Mill: The Barta Family CP Feeds: Larry Dvorachek Frank’s Feed...
Read More
Family Story – 2019 Hosts: Kinnard Farms

Family Story – 2019 Hosts: Kinnard Farms

Each year Kewaunee County Breakfast on the Farm is hosted by a different family farm – learn more about our 2019 host farm’s history! You can find Kinnard Farms, Inc. on Facebook! Kinnard Farm, Inc. History The family has shared their history with us - read this wonderful story they have shared and view great photos! In 1948, our parents, Alvin and Milly Kinnard, had a dream. Recently returned from his service in WW-2, Dad and Mom wanted nothing more than to pursue their dream of building both a family and a dairy farm. Using money borrowed from their parents, Mom and Dad started by purchasing 80 acres located near Dad’s home farm. Knowing that great cows are the foundation of a dairy farm, 14 registered animals were purchased from a great uncle. Through their progressive approach and commitment to hard work, the farm prospered and grew. Today, our family and our team of talented employees crops nearly 12,000 acres of land and...
Read More
Volunteers Eat Free – 2018 – We Want You!

Volunteers Eat Free – 2018 – We Want You!

Great opportunity for students who need community service hours – volunteer as a family, make new friends and enjoy a day outdoors at this great community event, all while enjoying a delicious dairy brunch. We Want You! Join us as we celebrate June Dairy Month AND Junion Homestead Farm's 150th Anniversary! SIGN UP TODAY to join us and VOLUNTEER for Breakfast on the Farm, on June 17th, 2018 at Junion Homestead Farm: Serving 8am-12pm. Volunteers eat free and get to enjoy a fun filled morning with food, fun, family & friends.  Sign up for a shift today – register on your own or with a group.  Many different opportunities to help, eat, tour, play, and learn! Please sign up today – individually or as a group. WE NEED REGISTERED VOLUNTEERS TO HELP MAKE THIS ANNUAL EVENT A DELICIOUS SUCCESS!...
Read More
2018 Breakfast Sponsors

2018 Breakfast Sponsors

We couldn’t do this great event without the help & support of our community – thank you 2018 Dairy Breakfast Sponsors! Thank you for sponsoring Kewaunee County's Breakfast on the Farm! Our 2018 Dairy Breakfast Sponsors Edam Elite A & C Sawdust and L & M Custom Drying Agropur / Krohn Dairy Store American Foods Group Cornette Farm Supply - Vita Plus Rio Creek Feed Mill, Inc.  Parmesan PlatinumBayland Transport — BelGioioso Cheese Inc. — CP Feeds — Forest Construction Company, Inc. —Greenstone Farm Credit Services — Kinnard Farms, Inc. — Luxemburg Motor Company — Tri-State Feed & Grain Gouda GoldBlue Water Service — BMO Harris Bank — Brother's Dairy — Cedar Valley Campground  — Country Visions Coop — Dairyland Veterinary Service — D & S Machine Service Inc. — Frank's Feed Mill Inc. — Hall's Calf Ranch LLC — Hydroclean Equipment — J. Jadin Inc. — Jim's Johns — Kewaunee FFA & FFA Alumni — Lakeshore Heating & Cooling, LLC — Nicolet National Bank — Pagel's Ponderosa Dairy — Stahl Concrete Construction — Riesterer & Schnell,Inc. — Ron's Wisconsin Cheese — Rueckl Oil Co. Inc. — Tisch Mills Farm Center, Inc. — Total Dairy Service LLC Swiss SilverAgriBlenders —Bruce Hoeft w/ aAa Analysis — Bill Lorrigan Construction, Inc. — Blazei Hoof Trimming  — Botani Design Landscape and Meadow — CM Services — Crop Insurance Services, Inc — Custom Welding Inc. — Orru Acres / Darlene Boeder — DeJardin Trucking — Delaval Dairy...
Read More
Q&A with our 2018 Host Family – Junion Homestead Farm

Q&A with our 2018 Host Family – Junion Homestead Farm

Q&A with the Knorn Family of Junion Homestead Farm What is your farming background?  Are you a 1st-generation farmer, or do you come from many generations of farmers? Tony was born and raised on a farm in Rib Lake, WI. When he moved here after marrying Peggy, he worked for two other local farms before purchasing Peggy's parents farm in 1993.  Peggy's parents, Lawrence & Magdalene Junion sold the cows in 1966 when Peggy was young, they cash cropped the land after the cows left.  Tony and Peggy brought back the cows and are the fifth generation on the farm - their children are the 6th generation, and their grandchildren are 7th generation farm kids! What hardships have you had to overcome, personal or professional?  How have they shaped the farm/you? There are two hardships that stick out most in their minds. The first was the fire that destroyed the farm's shop. The fire happened on February 5, 1997.  Tony was able to get one...
Read More
Family Farm 150 Year History – 2018 Hosts: Junion Homestead Farm

Family Farm 150 Year History – 2018 Hosts: Junion Homestead Farm

Each year Kewaunee County Breakfast on the Farm is hosted by a different family farm – learn more about our 2018 host farm’s history! You can find Junion Homestead Farm on Facebook! Junion Homestead Farm History:  150 Years Over the last 150 years, the family has kept wonderful records of the history of their homestead farm - read this wonderful story they have shared with us! JUNION HOMESTEAD, est. 1868 Lambert Junion was born on January 28, 1816 at Corroy-Le-Grand Belguim. He married Marie Julinne Raison, a girl from a village not far away called Sart-Risbart. They had four children. On the 15th day of February, 1856 they left Belgium for America. They sailed on the Vessel Colorek and arrived at the Port of New York on the 25th day of March, 1856. They took along their oldest son named Xavier and left the three other children with the grandparents. Xavier was 12 years old. Along with his parents they settled in the Luxemburg Township,...
Read More
150 Years In The Making Photo Gallery – Junion Homestead Farm – 7 Generations

150 Years In The Making Photo Gallery – Junion Homestead Farm – 7 Generations

Celebrate this family farm's 150th Anniversary! Join us this Father's Day, June 17th for the 2018 Kewaunee County Breakfast on the Farm at Junion Homestead Farm! A picture's worth a thousand words - so here are photos spanning 7 GENERATIONS OF JUNIONS! 1st Generation Lambert married Marie Julinne Raison (they had four children). In 1856, the Junion’s left Belgium for America, sailing on Vessel Colorek with their eldest, Xavier (age 12). They settled in the Luxemburg Township in 1868.  Our photo album begins with Xavier & Josephine Junion (2nd generation) and their 11 children (3rd gen.)! ...
Read More