Dairy Farms Innovating Their Way to a Sustainable Future

“Innovation” is a buzzword thrown about to the point of cliché. What it is varies with the circumstance. For tech professionals, innovation could be an updated app or a streamlined solution. For teachers, it might be the newest way to engage…


SBA Wisconsin Encourages Shopping Small on Saturday, Nov. 28

The U.S. Small Business Administration’s Wisconsin District is encouraging neighbors across the Badger State to shop small as the holiday season kicks off this Friday, the day after Thanksgiving. This is the 11th anniversary of Small Business…


WCMA Webinar Looks At COVID Inspection Protocols and Flexibilities for Wisconsin Pants

Register now to join a free COVID-19 webinar available exclusively to members of the Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association (WCMA) on Thursday, December 10 from 1:00-1:45 p.m. (CST). A key food safety leader at the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture,…


Dairy Innovation Hub holds first Dairy Summit

The Dairy Innovation Hub held its first annual Dairy Summit on Wednesday, Nov. 18. The event, held in a virtual format, included welcome remarks, progress reports on Hub-funded research projects, as well as panel sessions featuring dairy farmers,…


It’s Christmas Time 2020: Keep It REAL and Buy Local

With the pandemic resulting in more time spent at home, even more families are showing a preference towards a real tree to celebrate the holidays, which not only makes for great memories, but also benefits Wisconsin’s economy and environment. “With…


Wisconsin Ag in the Classroom Program Awards Teacher Mini-Grants

Wisconsin Farm Bureau’s Ag in the Classroom program has awarded five teacher mini-grants to be used for agricultural literacy lessons and activities. The $100 grants, funded by the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Foundation, provide opportunities for…


Farmers Union to host estate planning workshops in December

Wisconsin Farmers Union is presenting a series on Estate Planning: Creating Wills & Trusts. The trio of December workshops will help farm families think through the estate planning process. The sessions are set for noon on the first three…


Four Firearm Accidents Reported Over Opening Weekend

Opening Weekend Hunting Incidents At of the publication time of this article, the DNR Bureau of Law Enforcement reports four firearm-involved hunting incidents during the 2020 nine-day gun deer season opening weekend Nov. 21-22. Washburn County:…


Dane County Farmers’ Market Will Host Winter Local Food Pick Ups at Alliant Energy Center

Dane County Farmers’ Market Will Host Winter Local Food Pick Ups at Alliant Energy Center - Mid-West Farm Report Home » Blog » News » Dane County Farmers’ Market Will Host Winter Local Food Pick Ups at Alliant Energy Center November…


Compeer Financial Again Pledges FFA Giving Tuesday Match

The Compeer Financial Fund for Rural America again has pledged $2,500 in matching funds to the Wisconsin FFA Foundation to help kickoff this year’s giving season on #GivingTuesday – Tuesday, Dec. 1. The Foundation invites friends and benefactors to…