Portage, Wisconsin: Strange Giant Farmer

Big rural lug is ready to party, with a bottle of beer in one hand, and a wedge of cheese in the other.
N5755 State Road 78, Portage, WI
I-90/94 exit 108. Northwest side. At the Mobil station.
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Giant Farmer

The clerk at the Mobil station said that the farmer's name is Pepper Jack. Like the cheese, maybe?

[Beverly Watkins, 07/17/2016]

Strange Farmer.

Strange Giant Farmer

I thought the Farmer was pretty cool and worth the super-easy hop off of I-90. America doesn't make this kind of stuff anymore. The eyes alone are worth a look.

[Sheri L., 07/07/2014]


Strange Giant Farmer

ID tag on the giant farmer says "Creative Displays, Inc Sparta Wisconsin." Now the station is a Mobil!

[Ron Renken, 06/20/2013]
Strange Giant Farmer

Strange as ever, but now it's a BP station instead of an Amoco, and the farmer is holding a sausage instead of a beer.

[Jeff Jones, 07/13/2010]

Strange Farmer statue holding hot dog and mugs.

Strange Giant Farmer -- NOT a Muffler Man

This guy is listed with the unidentified muffler men, though is most certainly not a real muffler man. Strange and funny looking, yes, but no muffler man. He's worth the stop if you are near the I90/I39 interchange, however. Just check out those eyes. . .creepy.

[Patrick Pospisek, 01/27/2002]

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