Hoffman Named Outstanding Agriculture Professional

Christa Hoffman was selected as the winner of the Wisconsin Farm Bureau’s Young Farmer and Agriculturist Outstanding Agriculture Professional Award at the organization’s 103rd Annual Meeting on Dec. 4. Christa is a business development…


Oudenhoven Wins Farming For The Future Award

Kelly Oudenhoven was selected as the winner of the Wisconsin Farm Bureau’s Young Farmer and Agriculturist Farming for the Future Award at the organization’s 103rd Annual Meeting on Dec. 4. Kelly is co-owner and herd manager of Larrand Dairy in…


Farm Bureau Offering Career Opportunities

Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation is seeking applicants for the positions of Executive Director of Governmental Relations, Member Advocacy and Issues Coordinator and Director of Young Leader Programs. The Executive Director of Governmental Relations…


Consider Donating That Deer

There’s a lot of opportunity for hunters to get back in the woods this year between the holiday hunts and the muzzleloader season. After the nine-day gun deer hunt, the Wisconsin DNR actually expects another 25,000 deer to be harvested before the…


Scholarships Open For Future Pork Leaders

There are many scholarships available to high school seniors and college students through the Wisconsin Pork Association, National Pork Producers Council, and local pork producer groups. A description of each scholarship is listed below: Lois Britt…


Register For The Ag Outlook Forum

Registration is now open for the 2023 Wisconsin Agricultural Outlook Forum, which will take place on Jan. 24 on the UW-Madison campus. The 2023 Forum runs from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., followed by a reception until 5:30 p.m., in Varsity Hall in Union…


Master Finances & Leadership With PDPW

Get ready to soar above the rest at Dairy Managers Institute, put on by Professional Dairy Producers. This two-day training on Dec. 20-21 in the Wisconsin Dells, will grow team managers into team leaders. With three tiers to choose from,…


Five Get Top Honors At WFBF Convention

Five individuals have been selected to receive top honors in Wisconsin Farm Bureau’s 35 Under 35 Award program. The award is presented by WFBF’s Young Farmer and Agriculturist program in partnership with Insight FS. The 35 Under 35 program…


U.S. Beef Cow Harvest Up… But Not Here

The following report was prepared and written by Jeff Swenson, DATCP Livestock and Meat Specialist. The market update draws information from several sources, including trade publications, radio broadcasts, agricultural news services, individuals…


WFBF: Haldeman’s Legacy Runs Deep

Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation and the agriculture community extend condolences to the family of former WFBF President Donald Haldeman who passed away Nov. 20 at age 85. Haldeman was dedicated to what Farm Bureau was founded on: farming and…