Support for Food & Wine Term Enforcement Builds on Capitol Hill

A coalition of leading farm and agricultural groups are applauding a bipartisan letter sent today by 111 members of Congress urging stronger protections for American-made food and wine exports using common terms. This is an important message…


DeForest 4-H Club Delivers “Buckets of Thanks” to Local Farmers

The DeForest Handy Helpers wanted to celebrate local farmers and all they do for us and our community. Bringing their motto to life – the 4-H pledge – “I pledge my head to clearer thinking, my heart to greater loyalty, my hands to larger service,…


DBA Comments on Results of State Legislature Elections

The Dairy Business Association, Wisconsin’s leading dairy lobbying group, issued a statement today regarding the outcome of the state’s legislative races in Tuesday’s election. In the state Legislature, Republicans maintained control with a new…


Alice in Dairyland, Something Special from Wisconsin Highlight ‘Uniquely Wisconsin’ Gift-Giving Options

Alice in Dairyland, Something Special from Wisconsin Highlight 'Uniquely Wisconsin' Gift-Giving Options - Mid-West Farm Report Home » Blog » News » Alice in Dairyland, Something Special from Wisconsin Highlight ‘Uniquely Wisconsin’…


WBC Hosting Ag Advocacy Webinar Featuring Amanda Radke

The Wisconsin Beef Council welcomes cattle producers, advocates and enthusiasts from across the state to learn from nationally-recognized beef advocate and fifth-generation South Dakota rancher, Amanda Radke, on the evening of November 18, 2020,…


Packing Plants Show Higher Daily Harvest Numbers

Prepared and written by Jeff Swenson. The Market Update draws information from several sources, including trade publications, radio broadcasts, agricultural news services, individuals involved in the industry as well as USDA NASS and AMS reports.…


Congress Asks for Dairy Fat Science to Be Considered in Dietary Guidelines

Congressmen Anthony Brindisi (D-NY) and Glenn “GT” Thompson (R-PA) led a bipartisan coalition of 55 members of the House of Representatives to the Secretaries of USDA and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Oct. 9, urging the agencies…


Extension winter programming goes online with Farm Ready Research webinar series

Whether you’re interested in dairy production, livestock production, or farm management, the University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension’s Farm Ready Research webinar series has the most up-to-date information for you. Beginning in…


Registration Open until February 1 to Receive Landscape Pesticide Advance Notices

The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection’s (DATCP) landscape pesticide registry is available until February 1 for homeowners and renters to sign up for 2021 growing season notices. Registrants receive advance notice…


UW-Madison’s Meat Science and Animal Biologics Discovery Building Opens Friday

Members of the UW–Madison community are invited to join CALS in celebrating the completion of the new Meat Science and Animal Biologics Discovery (MSABD) building this Friday, Nov. 6. The virtual celebration will take place at msabd.cals.wisc.edu…