Located just north of NTC’s Wausau campus on County Road K in the Village of Maine, the Agriculture Center of Excellence is the only working dairy farm and learning laboratory in the Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS). Thanks to a unique collaboration of partners in the agriculture industry, government and education, the Agriculture Center of Excellence provides the knowledge and skills needed to excel in the management of the herd, nutrition, crops, equipment, facilities and agri-business.
The Agriculture Center of Excellence is also home to NTC's Electrical Power Distribution and Gas Utility Construction and Service programs. Training for NTC's diesel programs takes place nearby at the Diesel Technology Center, situated just south of the Center.
A number of programs are offered at the Agriculture Center of Excellence, including: