Don’t Miss Breakfast

Mark your calendars for Dane County Breakfast on the Farm June 11 at Haag Dairy in Dane, Wisconsin. Breakfast begins at 7 a.m. and goes until 11:30 a.m. Guests can enjoy a hearty menu featuring cheesy scrambled eggs, pancakes, sausage, yogurt,…


Potato Grower Proud Of ‘Golden Grounds’

While it’s not football season, true Green Bay Packers fans are thinking about their team all year long. And a select few lucky fans get to celebrate the Packers in a way that’s uniquely agriculture — potato chips made from potatoes grown in…


No Birds At Shows

DATCP has issued a new order prohibiting the movement of domestic birds to all live events, including shows, exhibitions and swap meets. The order comes as the state continues to see cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza in domestic and wild…


Bring Your Fire Extinguisher

After a busy weekend of fire activity across the state, the Wisconsin DNR is asking folks to remain vigilant and avoid burning as fire danger remains very high across most of Wisconsin. With continuing dry conditions and high winds, the DNR is…


What Next For Ag Trade?

When agriculture questions what’s next in trade policy, the answer from the experts is: “not much.” Two positions that have yet to be filled under the Biden administration are the USDA Under Secretary for Trade and the office of the U.S. Trade…


Watching WOTUS

In the works in Washington D.C. is a rule that could dictate who regulates the standing water on your property. The Biden administration is currently rewriting this rule called WOTUS or Waters of the United States. The American Farm Bureau…


Export Advisory Council Underway

The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) held the first Wisconsin Agricultural Export Advisory Council meeting on at WEDC headquarters in Madison. This…


Farm Groups Step Up

Rural Mutual Insurance Company and Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation are proud to contribute to the Food + Farm Exploration Center, which broke ground on Friday, April 29 in Plover, Wis. The Center’s mission is to shorten the distance between the…


River Falls Seniors Saluted

The University of Wisconsin-River Falls College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences (CAFES) presented awards to two outstanding seniors at the 39th Annual Senior Recognition event. The Rochelle Junkman Seymour award for the graduating…


Tractor Pullers Gear Up

It’s almost time for dairy days and fair season – and that means tractor pulls. The Wisconsin Tractor Pullers Association’s first event of the season is June 11. But president Kurt Afdahl says planning has been taking place since December.  WTPA…