DNR Recruiting Next Class Of Wisconsin Conservation Wardens

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) encourages anyone with a passion for helping people and protecting natural resources to apply to be a part of the next class of conservation wardens.   The 2021 DNR conservation warden application…


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Early planting stays one week ahead of last year

Wisconsin had 3.4 days suitable for fieldwork for the week ending April 11, 2021, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Some fieldwork was accomplished early in this week before cooler air and slow, soaking rains moved…


WFBF: Export Initiative will Help Farmers, Agribusinesses and Rural Communities

Wisconsin Farm Bureau President Kevin Krentz spoke at a press conference today held at the state Capitol. He spoke in support of the agricultural export initiative proposed by Rep. Tony Kurtz and Sen. Joan Ballweg. “Exports are extremely important…


Help Shape Deer Hunting In Wisconsin

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced the public is invited to weigh in on recommendations beginning April 12 for the 2021 county-level antlerless deer harvest goals and the 2021 white-tailed deer hunting season…


Dairy Farmers ask NMPF & IDFA to collaborate to fix milk pricing formula

More than 400 dairy farmers have recently signed on to a letter asking the National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF) and International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) for collaboration. In the letter, producers from across the United States ask NMPF…


Cash cattle, live cattle futures trend higher in recent weeks

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 involved in the industry as…


New Line-up of Speakers Announced for Week 53 of The Dairy Signal

Professional Dairy Producers® (PDPW), announces the line-up of speakers for week 53 of The Dairy Signal™. Episodes this week mark the start of the online series’ second year, and will focus on farm safety and provide updates and outlooks for…


Ag in the Classroom Awards Grants to Fund Ag Literacy Projects

The Wisconsin Farm Bureau Foundation’s Ag in the Classroom program has awarded $6,898 to schools and organizations to expand agricultural literacy. Groups, schools and organizations can apply for up to $500 as part of the Ag in the Classroom’s…


Last Call For Applications

Time is running out if you, or someone you know, would like an opportunity to work with the state’s premiere farm broadcasting network. The Midwest Farm Report’s looking for candidates that are passionate about agriculture and sharing the story…