Farm Facts & Family Story: Heim’s Hillcrest Dairy

Farm Facts & Family Story: Heim’s Hillcrest Dairy

Each year the Kewaunee County Breakfast on the Farm is hosted by a different Family Farm located in Kewaunee County! Our 2024 Host Family Farm As a multi-generational family farm, Heim’s Hillcrest Dairy prides itself on the ‘Family Feel’, both in the business and the daily operations of the farm.  Family is a cornerstone for all that the Heim’s do. Heim’s Hillcrest Dairy was started in 1963 by Ray and Florence Heim, when they purchased the original farm and started milking just 30 cows.  Knowing that he wanted to continue the family farm, Ray and Florence’s son, Lloyd and his wife, Joyce (purchased or became a partner) in 1976 and grew the milking herd to 50 cows. A devastating fire in 1995 that destroyed the original farm caused Lloyd and Joyce to take a long look at their dreams and goals.  Knowing that farming was what they wanted to do for their family, in 1996 they started rebuilding the current dairy.  With 200 cows,...
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2024 Breakfast Sponsors

2024 Breakfast Sponsors

Sponsors, thank you for supporting Kewaunee County Dairy Promotion’s Dairy Initiative! Our generous sponsors are making it possible for the Dairy Promotion Committee to co-host Breakfast on the farm with a different farm host each year. The sponsorships also support educating school children about where their food comes from with farm field trips and our three Dairy Ambassadors visiting classrooms. We also provide chocolate milk & cheese at 5k/10k Runs and other community events, as well as high-class grilled cheese sandwiches at various events. Kewaunee County Dairy Promotion brings dairy to the community, and we could not do that without our sponsors! We invite you to become a sponsor for the Breakfast on the Farm! 2024 Breakfast on the Farm Dairy Sponsors (As of June 14, 2024) The Big Cheese Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin Pagels Ponderosa Dairy Quantum PC Edam Elite American Foods Group Badger Tiling LLC Ball Auto and Truck Parts – NAPA BelGioioso Cheese Inc. Cornette Farm Supply – Vita Plus CP Feeds LLC ...
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