Jon P & Jane Ann Wilcox receive Century Farm Award at State Fair
Jon P. and Jane Ann Wilcox, Wautoma, were recently honored at the 2018 Wisconsin State Fair for their Century Farm.
The Century Farm Awards Program began in 1948 as part of Wisconsin’s Centennial Celebration. The program honors families who have had continuous ownership of their Wisconsin farm or home for 100 years or more. For the past 44 years, Hillshire Farm of New London has sponsored the Awards Program. Compeer Financial also sponsored the Awards Program.
On Aug. 7, during the Wisconsin State Fair, Hillshire Farm and Compeer Financial recognized 123 Century Farm families, and Jon and Jane Ann Wilcox were amongst those recognized.
More the 9,470 Century Farms have been honored since the program’s inception.