"We are proud to help support these students through our scholarship program," said Pat O'Brien, president of the Dane County Dairy Promotion Committee and a Dane County dairy farmer. "These students will become the next generation of leaders in our industry, and their talents will continue to move agriculture forward."
Students will be recognized for their achievements Saturday, June 14, at the upcoming 36th annual Dane County Breakfast on the Farm. This year's event is hosted by Jerome and Lynn Zander of Zander's Dairy Farm in Mt. Horeb (9283 Windy Lane). Breakfast will be served from 7:30 a.m. to noon and includes pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, cheese, ice cream, milk and coffee. Admission is $7 for adults, $4 for kids ages 2 to 11 and free for kids 2 and younger. Organized by the Dane County Dairy Promotion Committee, Breakfast on the Farm will also include live music, guest speakers, horse-drawn wagon rides and educational displays and activities. Special appearances include Bucky Badger and the Dane County Fairest of the Fair.
The Dane County Dairy Promotion Committee promotes the dairy industry and consumption of dairy products by sponsoring dairy education in school programs and local dairy education events, such as Cows on the Concourse, which will be held Saturday, June 7 at the Capitol Square in Madison, and Breakfast on the Farm. To learn more, visit www.danecountydairy.com.
Source: Wisconsin State Farmer