Wisconsin Farm Bureau Seeks Director of Media Relations and Outreach

The Wisconsin Farm Bureau is seeking a director of media relations and outreach. This position oversees WFBF’s media relations efforts, social media strategy and advertising. This director of media relations and outreach will provide editorial…


Agricultural Safety Awareness Program Week Kicks-off Next Week

Wisconsin Farm Bureau will be joining Farm Bureau members across the nation in celebrating Agricultural Safety Awareness Program Week during Feb. 28-March 6. This year’s ASAP Week theme is ‘Driving Safety Home.’ “Farm safety and mental health are…


Stopping Predatory Lawsuits

The Dairy Business Association, Wisconsin’s leading dairy advocacy group, applauded the signing today of a bill that protects businesses and others from predatory lawsuits over outbreaks of COVID-19. The new law creates a civil liability exemption…


Kriss Marion On Board

Kriss Marion of Blanchardville has signed on as communications director for the collaborative Wisconsin Women in Conservation (WiWIC) project. The initiative will bring together women through a variety of workshops, field days and mentorship…


More Money – More Grants

The Dairy Business Innovation Alliance (DBIA), a partnership between the Center for Dairy Research (CDR) and Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association (WCMA), will open the application period for its next grant cycle on March 1. During this next grant…


Lightner Amps Up Brokerage Service

Bob Lightner, partner with Equity Cooperative Livestock, has passed the complex Series 3 Commodity Broker exam. The test is administered by theFinancial Agency Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on behalf of the National Futures Association (NFA).…


AMPI And First District Partner

Associated Milk Producers Inc. (AMPI) and First District Association (FDA) announced today the formation of a jointly owned Common Marketing Agency (CMA) of the two Minnesota-based dairy cooperatives. The CMA will optimize operational and supply…


Wolf Hunt Closed

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced that all wolf harvesting zones are now closed to hunting and trapping gray wolves. Zones 2,5,6 closed at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 24. Zones 1,3,4 closed at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 24.…


Landmark scholarships invest in the future of agriculture

Landmark Services Cooperative is pleased to announce the winners of its annual scholarships. The cooperative recently presented 19 scholarships of $1,000 each to a group of local high school seniors and collegiate students pursuing post-secondary…


WCMA to Host Online Contest Celebration March 2 & 3

Join Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association (WCMA) for an online celebration of the World and U.S. Championship Cheese Contests, with free, original programming set to stream on WorldChampionCheese.org next week. “For more than six decades, the World…