The Latest News from The Farm

Organic Farmers Face Headwinds

While the pandemic may be in the rearview mirror, organic farmers are still facing struggles and 2023 is a key time for them to contact members of congress and get their concerns heard with the…

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WI Cattle Totals 3.4M Head… Down 100K From 2022

All cattle and calves in Wisconsin as of Jan. 1 totaled 3.4 million head, according to the latest cattle report from USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. This was down 100,000 head from…

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Extension Releases Carbon Credit Overview

The following article was contributed by Extension Dodge County and written by Will Fulwider, Diane Mayerfeld and Kevin Shelley. Should your farm consider carbon credits? It seems like every week…

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PSC Accepting Broadband Grant Applications

The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin is now accepting applications for multiple federally funded grant programs to assist in the state’s broadband and digital equity planning efforts. In…

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Will Wisconsin Feel A Recession?

Steve Deller is a Professor of Agriculture and Applied Economics and an Extension Specialist at UW Madison. He recently presented at the Wisconsin Agriculture Outlook Forum on the state of…

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Tiffany Introduces Bill To Delist Gray Wolf

U.S. Reps. Tom Tiffany, R-Minocqua, and Lauren Boebert, R-CO, led 21 members of Congress in reintroducing legislation to delist the gray wolf from the Endangered Species List. Proponents argue that…

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Wisconsin Soybean Association Elects New President

The Wisconsin Soybean Association Board of Directors elected new leadership and set its 2023 vision at its annual meeting during the Wisconsin Corn-Soy Expo. The farmer-led board elected Sara…

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CN Brings Back Events & Releases Magazine

Cooperative Network has several exciting initiatives and activities for 2023, including a new magazine called Cooperative Focus, a series of six tutorial videos on subjects vital to cooperative…

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