Pauli Family Receives Century Farm Award
Celebrating 100 years of farming, the Pauli family farm was recognized as a Century Farm during the Wisconsin State Fair
August 22, 2019
100 years ago, Christ and Mary Pauli bought a farm on Highway PB in between Belleville and Paoli. Little did they know that the farm would stay in the Pauli family for the next 100 years, and more.
On August 6, 2019, more than 650 people celebrated the 100- or 150-year histories of their Wisconsin farms during the Century and Sesquicentennial Farm Awards breakfast held each year during the Wisconsin State Fair.
"These days, it's very unusual for any business, including banks, stores, factories, or anything, to reach 100- or 150-years in business," said John Yingling, Chair of Wisconsin Sta...