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Bloomer couple wins Wisconsin outstanding farmer award
Today’s farmers have a lot on their plate — they need to know all aspects of farming, be masters of the complex world of agribusiness and understand what animals and crops consumers need, while being stewards of the land.
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January 25, 2019
Gathering offers networking, learning for farmers
Topics important to northern farmers, service providers and rural community will be discussed when the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Extension, hosts Safari of Agriculture.
January 25, 2019 - 6:17pm
January 19, 2019
Wisconsin produce farm inspections aim to prevent foodborne illnesses
The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection will begin inspecting produce farms for compliance with federal food safety regulations this year through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
January 19, 2019 - 1:49pm
January 4, 2019
Farmers fear another hit as Trump shutdown threatens ethanol vow
Bruce Buchanan was so elated with Donald Trump's October vow to allow higher sales of corn-based ethanol that he carved a huge thank-you note...
January 4, 2019 - 9:45am
Amid the 1980s farm crisis, desperate farmer, son murder ag lenders
MARSHALL, Minn. — Lincoln County, Minn., was home to some the most bizarre early outcroppings of the farm credit crisis as it unfolded in the...
January 4, 2019 - 6:00am
December 29, 2018
Solon Springs couple finds joy as shepherds
The day after Christmas, Debbi and Tom King left their guests relaxing at home in Solon Springs.
December 29, 2018 - 4:28pm
December 18, 2018
Wisconsin lost record-breaking percent of dairy farms in 2018
Wisconsin lost 638 dairy farms in 2018, according to the latest data from the state Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection.
December 18, 2018 - 3:24pm
November 30, 2018
Conference targets farm diversification, new revenue streams
Many Wisconsin farmers are looking to diversify and add new revenue streams as they face low milk and commodity prices. Compeer Financial and the University of Wisconsin-Extension want to help in the endeavor by hosting one day conference for farmers interested in exploring new business...
November 30, 2018 - 8:18am
Wisconsin extends signup time for hemp growers
Anyone interested in entering Wisconsin's hemp industry has a few extra months to sign up. The Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection has extended the deadline to apply for industrial hemp grower and processor licenses and registrations through March 1, 2019. The...
November 30, 2018 - 8:10am
November 27, 2018
Handle wreaths with caution to avoid spreading infection
Boxwood wreaths and boughs may add beauty this holiday season, but take care when it comes time to dispose of them. The Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection is asking people to take precautions in disposing of the decorations at the end of the holiday season to...
November 27, 2018 - 8:23am
November 26, 2018
What do the midterm elections mean for agriculture?
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The midterm elections resulted in the Democrats regaining control in the House and Republicans picking up additional seats in the Senate. Washington insiders say with the split government, agriculture and the rest of the country need to prepare for even more...
November 26, 2018 - 7:35am
November 20, 2018
Jennie-O recalling 91K pounds of ground turkey due to possible salmonella outbreak
Jennie-O 93 percent lean and 85 percent lean ground turkey along with taco seasoned and Italian seasoned ground turkey are included in the recall. The products in question have expiration dates of Oct. 1 and Oct. 2.
November 20, 2018 - 8:13am
November 19, 2018
Minn. farm donates 36,000 pounds of potatoes for Thanksgiving food program
CLEAR LAKE, Minn. — When a pastor with Union Gospel Mission called Edling Farms about seven years ago, looking for potatoes for the mission’s...
November 19, 2018 - 7:36am
November 16, 2018
Turkey drives down Thanksgiving dinner costs
Lower turkey prices mean a more affordable Thanksgiving dinner this year, according to Wisconsin Farm Bureau's annual Marketbasket survey. "This year's classic Marketbasket survey rang in more than $2 less than last year at this time," Wisconsin Farm Bureau spokesperson Sarah Hetke...
November 16, 2018 - 8:05am
November 13, 2018
Frozen out of China, American farmers refuse to sell their soybeans
Caught smack in the middle of the U.S.-China trade war, America's soybean farmers are taking a huge gamble. Rather than selling the crop right...
November 13, 2018 - 10:18am