Archives For Farm Aid

With a lineup as star-studded and diverse as Saturday’s Farm Aid 25 benefit at Miller Park, it’s easy to forget that the annual event is more than just a concert; it’s an attempt at an agricultural revolution.

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Dave Matthews, Norah Jones, Jeff Tweedy and Steven Tyler join the benefit’s founders for a triumphant, all-day anniversay show

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Performances by Willie Nelson, Dave Matthews, Neil Young, John Mellencamp, Norah Jones, Jamey Johnson and others

Willie Nelson’s SIRIUS XM music channel, Willie’s Place, will be home to the 25th annual Farm Aid concert, Farm Aid 25: Growing Hope for America, broadcasting the historic show live from Miller Park in Milwaukee on Saturday, October 2, with backstage interviews and behind-the-scenes coverage hosted by SIRIUS XM’s Dallas Wayne.

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Tickets for Farm Aid 25: Growing Hope for America still available

MILWAUKEE—Farm Aid today announced that Jamey Johnson will join the all-star lineup for its annual benefit concert, Farm Aid 25: Growing Hope for America, on Saturday, October 2, at Miller Park. Johnson will join Farm Aid president and founder Willie Nelson and board members John Mellencamp, Neil Young and Dave Matthews with Tim Reynolds, as well as Kenny Chesney, Norah Jones, Jason Mraz, Jeff Tweedy, Band of Horses, Amos Lee, Robert Francis, BoDeans, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Randy Rogers Band and The Blackwood Quartet. Doors for the event will open at 12:00 p.m. CDT. The music begins at approximately 1:00 p.m. CDT.

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MILWAUKEE—As Farm Aid gears up for its 25th anniversary concert, Farm Aid 25: Growing Hope for America, on Saturday, October 2 at Miller Park, Milwaukee-area farmers, businesses and non-profit organizations are putting their mark on the historic event. Farm Aid is teaming up with the Eat Well Guide to encourage concertgoers to seek out farm-fresh food at restaurants, grocery stores, farmers markets and other venues throughout Wisconsin. At the concert, Farm Aid is partnering with organizations to help achieve zero waste goals; to inform concertgoers about the work family farmers do to protect our economy, our environment and our health in the HOMEGROWN Village; and to bring family farm-sourced ingredients to HOMEGROWN Concessions.

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