We had a wonderful time hosting folks from the 2017 New Holstein Super Cub Fly In this past weekend! Thank you to all the Supercub.org pilots, their families and friends, and to our community members for visiting our farm! It was an honor to host you all. Our 97-year-old grandmother, Margret, the farm matriarch, especially enjoyed watching […]
Beginning Sept. 2009, along with Partnering for Progress, we have hosted the Wisconsin Barn Dance. Proceeds from the event benefit the Partnering for Progress nonprofit partners: Lakeshore Natural Resource Partnership, Gathering Waters: Wisconsin’s Alliance for Land Trusts, and the Wisconsin School for Beginning Dairy & Livestock Farmers. Our farm collaborates with these three organizations to work […]
On Sunday, March 23, 2014 we hosted our first Maple Flapjack Brunch, a fundraiser for the Cleveland Firefighters. Guests came to the Heritage Barn on our farm to enjoy homemade pancakes, maple sausage links, milk, hot apple cider, coffee and pure maple syrup made on the homestead! Many guests took a walk down to the […]
Our 160-year-old barn at Saxon Homestead Farm serves as the site for the WWA Sheboygan Chapter Lunch On The Farm. Click here for more information!
My name is Valerie Klessig, and I am a member of the sixth generation born on Saxon Homestead Farm. I just finished my first year as a bilingual kindergarten teacher in Milwaukee. In late May, my family helped make it possible for my school’s 90 kindergarteners to take a field trip to our family dairy […]