The Latest News from The Farm

Evers Proclaims Farm Safety Week

Wisconsin’s farmers and agriculturists are essential to Wisconsin and its economy, contributing $104.8 billion dollars to it’s economy annually. The safety and health of farmers is of top priority,…

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Look Out For Each Other

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. Suicide Prevention Coalition of Iowa County founder and outreach coordinator Susan Springer references 820 suicides in 2020 as reported by the…

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Hay Supply Favorable In Wisconsin

Hay making season is winding down here in the state of Wisconsin as fall is nearing. That will also increase the need to now feed some of those forages harvested to our livestock through the fall…

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Students Test Skills In Weed Science

This summer Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) affiliates in the North Central and Southern regions gave nearly 100 students from 18 universities a chance to test their weed science know-how.…

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Alpaca Fiber Proves Popular

Ginny Olson of Fevolden Farm Alpacas in Black River Falls can be found at most festivals featuring animal fibers or local businesses. Her family’s farm raises alpacas for fiber and turns those…

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Meet The Leopold Conservation Award Finalists

Three finalists have been selected for the 2021 Wisconsin Leopold Conservation Award. Given in honor of conservationist Aldo Leopold, the prestigious award recognizes farmers and forestland owners…

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New Leadership For Beef Council

The Wisconsin Beef Council Board elected new leadership and established priorities to drive demand for beef in the 2022 fiscal year during its annual meeting held in September. Rosie Lisowe, a dairy…

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DATCP, DOJ Reach Settlement With StubHub

The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) and Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) announced a settlement reached with California-based StubHub, Inc. regarding…

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