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August 12, 2016
Matt Weik, owner of Yker Acres, is among local vendors planning a celebration Saturday called Farm Fest. Submitted photo
Farm Fest celebrates connectedness
August 12, 2016 - 12:00am
July 15, 2016
Celebrate local agriculture during Family Farm Day
July 15, 2016 - 7:00am
July 5, 2016
Waterkeeper Alliance (CC-BY-NC-ND)
State rejects Bayfield County ordinance for CAFOs
July 5, 2016 - 2:21pm
June 21, 2016
Walker considering adding staff to DNR after negative audit
June 21, 2016 - 9:36am
April 29, 2016
Submitted photo  Great Douglas County Tractor Ride participants line up their tractors during the annual event. A total of 36 tractors caravanned through Douglas County last year. To celebrate the ride’s 10th anniversary, cab tractors will be included in this year’s event.
Tractors gear up for nostalgic caravan
April 29, 2016 - 11:37am
March 1, 2016
UW-Extension offers pesticide training
March 1, 2016 - 7:00am
February 12, 2016
County plans for farming futures
February 12, 2016 - 7:00am
September 29, 2015
Fewer eggs raise grocery prices
September 29, 2015 - 10:25am
September 10, 2015
Salmonella cases linked to cucumbers grown outside U.S.
September 10, 2015 - 9:07am
August 5, 2015
Essay winner to get free farmstead, but there’s a catch
August 5, 2015 - 9:10am
July 29, 2015
From law enforcement to farming, drones are becoming an increasingly popular tool
July 29, 2015 - 9:57am
July 13, 2015
Avian flu found in second wild bird
July 13, 2015 - 9:55am
July 10, 2015
Dustin Soyring, 18, of Maple leads his Angus cross steer, Case, around the family’s barn Tuesday. Soyring and his siblings are among the 20 4-H and Future Farmers of America youth who will showcase their pigs, steers and sheep at the annual livestock auction Wednesday at 7 p.m. (Maria Lockwood)
Livestock auction spreads out fair fun
July 10, 2015 - 8:33am
July 9, 2015
Actor Tom Selleck talks about his show 'Blue Bloods' during the CBS, Showtime and the CW Television Critics Association press tour in Beverly Hills, California, July 28, 2010. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
Tom Selleck accused of illegally taking water for California ranch
July 9, 2015 - 8:53am
July 7, 2015
Rebecca Loken holds Franny Nanny goat, one of Lake Minnesuing Farm’s pet goats. She and her partner, Mike Mattson, started a new business that tackles brush and invasive plants with the digestive power of goats. (Maria Lockwood)
Munching invaders
July 7, 2015 - 8:37am