LaClare Creamery Wins First Place

LaClare Creamery, known for its world-class goat cheeses, received first place in the mixed milk cheese category in the 19th annual World Dairy Expo Championship Dairy Product Contest. Judging for this year’s contest took place from August 23-25 at…


Dairy Innovation Hub- Research Grows

The folks working to help out dairy farmers at the Dairy Innovation Hub sure have been busy. Dr. Tera Montgomery, campus liaison for the Dairy Innovation Hub at UW-Platteville joins us to share more about what they do and what they have going on.……


WIN tickets to Margo Price!

Margo Price - ‘Til The Wheels Fall Off Tour with Lola Kirke Monday, February 20, 2023 Majestic Theatre Doors 7PM / Show 8PM Tickets: $27.50 ADV / $30 DOS / $45 Opera Box   We want to get you into the show for FREE! Enter to WIN a pair of…


Dairy Alliance Resources Offered At Expo

Dairy farmers, manufacturers, and processors attending World Dairy Expo in Madison October 4-7 are invited to visit the Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association (WCMA) at booth 4423 in the Exhibition Hall to explore the grant opportunities and technical…


Compeer Announces Next CEO

Jase Wagner has been named Compeer Financial’s next president and CEO. Wagner will officially assume the role on Jan. 1. The change in leadership comes as current President and CEO Rod Hebrink is set to retire in January 2023. “Wagner has…


First Reports Of Frost

The first reported frost in the north was light and patchy. Mostly the weather was both drier and warmer than normal over the past week, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Crops progressed well. Corn condition was 78…


International Maple Conference Comes To Wisconsin

Maple syrup producers from across the nation and Canada will come together in La Crosse on Oct. 26-29 for the 2022 International Maple Syrup Conference. It’s the first time Wisconsin has hosted this event in 16 years. Theresa Baroun is the…


Dairy Products Contest Fuels Innovation

Consumers love choices and new products. Innovative products featuring dairy as the star, in particular those boasting the calming effects of dairy are being sought out in a competition among college students. Rohit Kapoor is the Vice President of…


Railroad Infrastructure Gets $8M

Nearly $8 million in grants and loans will go to five freight rail improvement projects across Wisconsin, Gov. Tony Evers and the DoT announced today. The projects will lengthen rail spurs, install conveyance equipment and increase storage…


Meeting Season Starts For WFU

Annual meeting season is underway for Wisconsin Farmers Union. Each fall, members gather to elect officers, network, and set policies aimed at improving life for farmers and their rural communities. Policy resolutions passed at the chapter level…