Posted: 02/21/2014 - American agriculture has experienced a boom, with market values of crops, livestock and total agricultural products reaching record highs even as the amount of U.S. farmland declined.
Updated: 04/02/2014 - Wisconsin's dairy farmers are getting near-record high prices for their milk, thanks to a dramatic increase in dairy exports and a smaller milk supply.
Posted: 02/07/2014 - When President Barack Obama heads to Michigan State University to sign the farm bill Friday, he'll be bringing a new initiative with him that he hopes will help boost exports.
Posted: 02/06/2014 - Federal loans are available to small businesses in Iron and Vilas counties that struggled due to excessive rain and cold temperatures last April.
Updated: 02/03/2014 - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is proposing adding 192 waterways to a list of those that don't meet water quality standards.
Posted: 01/30/2014 - At National Farmers Convention 2014 in Wisconsin Dells, Wis., Monday, agriculture technology came on the scene in three major ways.
Posted: 01/29/2014 - MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Dairy farmers say they're pleased that a long fight over federal dairy subsidies has ended with a compromise farm bill.
Posted: 01/28/2014 - Farm-state lawmakers are pushing for final House passage of the massive, five-year farm bill -- member by member, vote by vote.
Posted: 01/22/2014 - States from Rhode Island to Hawaii are considering requiring labels on food items containing genetically modified ingredients, which account for two-thirds of the processed foods on American grocery shelves.
Posted: 01/22/2014 - Wisconsin farmers earned about $3.75 billion in profit last year, coming close to the record $3.8 billion earned in 2011.
Posted: 01/20/2014 - Omaha's fire chief says people have died in an explosion and partial building collapse at an animal feed processing plant.
Posted: 01/15/2014 - Now that it's a new year, chances are you're working on that New Year's resolution. If it's to get healthier in the new year, you're in luck! The Wisconsin Beef Council stopped by NewsChannel 7 at Noon to share two soup recipes that are not only good to eat, but pretty healthy too.
Posted: 01/11/2014 - Craft brewers interested in capitalizing on consumers' interest in locally grown foods are encouraging more farmers to grow hops.
Posted: 01/10/2014 - Animal rights groups are welcoming this week's announcements by two meat companies that call for producers to treat hogs being raised for slaughter more humanely.
Posted: 01/03/2014 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture is opening the door to commercial sales of genetically engineered corn and soybean seeds that are resistant to a weed killer best known as an ingredient in the Vietnam War-era herbicide Agent Orange.
Posted: 12/20/2013 - New federal data show a greater risk of injury to young children on farms even though the overall number of youth hurt in agricultural accidents continues to decline.
Posted: 12/16/2013 - Pregnant women, babies and kids should not drink raw or unpasteurized milk, a group of pediatricians said on Monday.
Posted: 12/12/2013 - A Wisconsin program that sends nurses to farms to provide basic care is expanding.