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November 14, 2013
Cost for Thanksgiving dinner drops slightly
Wisconsinites will have one more thing to be thankful for later this month. The cost of a traditional Thanksgiving dinner will be slightly lower than last year. That's the finding of Wisconsin Farm Bureau's annual Thanksgiving price survey of traditional items like turkey, cube stuffing,...
November 14, 2013 - 2:10pm
October 15, 2013
Wisconsin food prices inch upward in 2013
MADISON - As expected in 2013, retail food prices at Wisconsin supermarkets have increased modestly since March according to the latest Wisconsin Farm Bureau Marketbasket Survey. "Food prices have been stable in 2013, which was expected barring any energy price spikes or major disruptions...
October 15, 2013 - 10:59am
October 11, 2013
Government shutdown puts Wisconsin farmers in awkward position
The partial government shutdown has made things difficult for farmers as they apply for loans or seek guidance on federal regulations. Farmers have a very close and complex relationship with the federal government: They get help with federal regulations, watch government commodity...
October 11, 2013 - 9:56am
October 2, 2013
Why finding that perfect pumpkin will be tough this year
People looking for that perfect pumpkin will have to look harder in parts of the state affected by drought. Farmers describe pumpkins as a drought-resistant crop that doesn't need a lot of water to thrive. But for parts of western Wisconsin that didn't see any rain for up to six...
October 2, 2013 - 8:58am
August 28, 2013
ATV association says agricultural vehicles should pay registration fee
The Wisconsin ATV Association is unhappy about a bill that would exempt agricultural utility vehicles from a state registration fee. At a hearing on the bill this week, the association's Randy Hardin said that if approved it would strip the group of close to $170,000 in fees. That...
August 28, 2013 - 8:27am
August 27, 2013
It's a potentially record-breaking cranberry season in Wisconsin
Wisconsin cranberry growers could be on their way to producing the most cranberries on record this season. This year's weather has been great for cranberry producers. James Lake Farms owner John Stauner is the secretary of the Wisconsin State Cranberry Growers Association. He says...
August 27, 2013 - 8:46am
August 23, 2013
Learn about sustainable grazing in the Northland
Those interested in learning about the efficiencies, sustainability and management considerations of rotational grazing in the northland are encouraged to attend a local pasture walk at the James Burhans farm north of Brule. The event runs 5-7 p.m.
August 23, 2013 - 8:09am
August 19, 2013
'Dead zone' near Green bay poses threat to aquatic life
A "dead zone" similar to those already found in the Gulf of Mexico and in Lake Erie has been confirmed in Green Bay. The area of dead algae was created because of phosphorous runoff from agricultural fields and urban sources that enters the Fox River and moves north to Green Bay...
August 19, 2013 - 8:43am
August 14, 2013
Cloverland pasture walk focuses on rotational grazing
Those interested in learning about the efficiencies, sustainability and management considerations of rotational grazing in the northland are encouraged to attend a local pasture walk at the James Burhans farm north of Brule. The event will be held from 5-7 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 28....
August 14, 2013 - 12:12pm
August 12, 2013
Cooperative brings small-farm produce to supermarkets
The Wisconsin Food Hub Cooperative (WFHC), a unique new produce-distributing organization, is having a successful first season. Traditionally, small fruit and vegetable growers have had to rely on public markets and farm stands to sell their produce. The WFHC is turning that model...
August 12, 2013 - 9:18am
DOT wants input from farmers on equipment-transportation policy
Wisconsin's Department of Transportation (DOT) wants input from farmers on new proposals governing the movement of agricultural equipment. The department is hosting a series of town hall meetings this month on proposals regarding what can or cannot be driven on roads. The DOT says...
August 12, 2013 - 9:14am
August 6, 2013
Hops make a comeback in Wisconsin
Hops, a crop that was once common in Wisconsin, is making a comeback. Wisconsin was one of the nation's biggest producers of hops -- one of the main ingredients in beer -- in the 1860s, but other states have since stolen that crown. The crop is slowly making a comeback with the...
August 6, 2013 - 8:43am
Scary carnival rides: A time-honored Wisconsin rite of passage
All across Wisconsin, children are flocking to state and county fairs to test themselves on scary carnival rides. Here at the Wisconsin Valley Fair there are big name national recording artists every night in the grandstand, hundreds of animals raised by 4H kids, and lots of fair...
August 6, 2013 - 8:41am
July 20, 2013
Excessive moisture brings out mosquitoes and heightened risk of illness among horses
MADISON - Heavy rains over the past few weeks have led to an explosive mosquito population, which elevates the need for horse owners to vaccinate their animals against Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) and West Nile virus (WNV), two mosquito-borne diseases that together have stricken...
July 20, 2013 - 7:00am
July 19, 2013
No chicken rule ruffles owner's feathers
HIBBING -- Casey Pittman wants to keep his chickens. For the past several years, the Kitzville resident has raised the birds in his backyard. Just last week he received a notice from the local animal control officer that it's against city ordinance to house them on his property....
July 19, 2013 - 9:14am