Posted: 07/15/2013 - Did you know July is National Ice Cream Month?
Posted: 07/11/2013 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has slightly lowered its estimate of the corn crop, reflecting late planting in the Corn Belt caused by a wet spring.
Posted: 07/10/2013 - A new report from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater says growing and processing sweet corn contributes $130 million to the Wisconsin economy each year.
Posted: 07/10/2013 - The University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh has started construction on a multi-million digester at the state's largest dairy farm.
Updated: 07/11/2013 - Bruised from the defeat of a massive farm bill last month, Republicans are giving the legislation another chance by bringing up a pared-down version on the House floor Thursday.
Posted: 07/03/2013 - Four jurors in a case involving a Wisconsin farmer who sold raw milk say they asked the judge to be lenient when he sentenced the farmer for violating a holding order placed on his products.
Posted: 06/28/2013 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture says farmers will come through with the predicted corn crop despite the Midwest's wet spring that delayed planting.
Updated: 06/28/2013 - Wisconsin dairy farmers say they are frustrated by Congress' failure to pass a farm bill and concerned about what happens now.
Posted: 06/24/2013 - Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says his chamber won't pass an extension of farm policy this year and is pressuring the House to figure out how to pass a farm bill.
Posted: 06/20/2013 - Top agriculture officials from 12 Midwestern states are gathering in North Dakota.
Updated: 06/21/2013 - Many area berry growers says despite a late start, crops are looking great.
Posted: 06/17/2013 - Gov. Scott Walker says the first state-inspected meat processor has started shipping meat across state lines under a federal-state deal announced two years ago.
Posted: 06/17/2013 - Approval of a massive farm bill could hinge on a proposed new dairy program the House is expected to vote on this week.
Posted: 06/17/2013 - A report released Monday by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's statistical arm says the state's farmers produced five times as much maple syrup this year as last year and the most since it began keeping track in 1992.
Posted: 06/15/2013 - A conservation organization that uses ultralight planes to lead endangered whooping cranes south for the winter has to replace its aircraft by next spring to comply with Federal Aviation Administration regulations.
Posted: 06/14/2013 - Gilman Cheese Corp. could have to pay $126,700 after OSHA cited them for 10 safety violations.
Posted: 06/13/2013 - A U.S. wholesale grocer says America's potato farmers are running an illegal price-fixing scheme, driving up spud prices while spying on farmers with satellites to enforce strict limits on how many tubers they can grow.
Posted: 06/10/2013 - When it comes to the sale of raw milk, even dairy farmers who drink their own raw product disagree over whether they and their peers should be allowed to sell it.
Posted: 06/10/2013 - The Future Farmers of America convention begins today in Madison.
Posted: 06/07/2013 - Dairyfest 2013 kicked off in Marshfield Friday morning, with hundreds of people attending the annual Mayor's Dairy breakfast. The event was held at the Central Wisconsin State Fair Expo Building.