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…


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…


Sustainable Food Systems, COVID-19 Drive 2020 Sustainable Agriculture Summit Dialogue

Beth Bechdol, Deputy Director-General at the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, previewed the 2021 Food Systems Summit and its implications for U.S. agriculture during her keynote address of the 2020 Sustainable Agriculture…


We’re Done – Harvest Is In

As the weather gets stirred up in Wisconsin just before the Thanksgiving break, farmers in the state are breathing a sigh of relief that they’ve basically wrapped up the harvest! According to the Wisconsin Ag Statistical Service, as of Sunday, corn…


It’s Giving Tuesday

This Giving Tuesday, the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Foundation is looking to inspire generosity from donors who wish to support agriculture education and leadership programs and activities for years to come. Giving Tuesday is a global generosity…


Egg Production Rises 4% in October

Wisconsin Egg Production Wisconsin egg production during October 2020 was 189 million eggs, up 4% from last month but down 2% from last year, according to the latest Chickens and Eggs report from the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics……


$40,000 Donation Made to Fund for the Future of Agriculture

Colony Brands Foundation of Monroe, Wisconsin presented Blackhawk Technical College officials with a $40,000 donation to the Fund for the Future of Agriculture. The fund created by Jim and Therese Gratz and Fran and Sandy Donny aims to provide…


Wisconsin Hunters Harvest Over 95,000 Deer Opening Weekend

Anyone who has ever experienced Wisconsin's famed gun deer season knows it's a tradition bigger than any buck. Wisconsin's 169th gun deer season kicked off Nov. 21 and runs through Nov. 29. Preliminary License Sales Data Preliminary figures…