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September is Soybean Month here in Wisconsin!

Updated: 09/15/2014 - There's a 'miracle bean' growing in Wisconsin fields! It's soybeans! The 67th Alice in Dairyland stopped by NewsChannel 7 at Noon on Monday to talk all about them!

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USDA Boosts Corn, Soybean Harvest to New Records

Posted: 09/11/2014 - The nation's corn and soybean farmers will harvest by far the largest crops ever this year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Thursday in a new report.

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New Agritourism Law Protects Farmers Against Civil Liability

Posted: 08/17/2014 - It's almost that time when many people will be heading out to local farms to go on hayrides, go apple-picking, or just tour around the farm, but a new agritourism law has new legal steps to protect farmers from civil liability.

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Free At-Home Health Screenings for Farmers

Updated: 08/13/2014 - For many of us we don't think twice about going to see our doctor, but not all farm families have that kind of time, money, or accessibility.

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Apprentice Program Trains Next Generation of Farmers

Updated: 08/14/2014 - In Wisconsin, the census shows the state lost 8,700 farms in the last five years and the average age of a farmer is 57-years-old. To make sure farming remains a staple in our state, the Dairy Grazing Apprenticeship was start in Medford.

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Rare White Buffalo Born on a Northwoods Farm

Updated: 08/08/2014 - A white buffalo was born at a Bison farm in Forest County, Wisconsin Wednesday. True white buffalo births happen only once in a million births.

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A Look at the New Agritourism Law and What it Means for You


Posted: 08/08/2014 - There are a lot of businesses in the state that offer tourism activities involving agriculture, like pumpkin patches, Christmas tree farms or even apple orchards. There's a new law that limits the liability farmers have when the public stops by for recreational purposes and educational tours.

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