More Headlines

Raw Milk Dumped At Capitol Protest

Updated: 01/14/2010 - A state-appointed committee will soon consider whether raw milk should be sold in Wisconsin, and if so, under what conditions.

Read More

Bio-fuel Growth Raises Concerns About Forests

Posted: 11/21/2009 - PARK FALLS, Wis. (AP) -- The quest for alternative energy is raising fears that too much logging debris such as limbs and bark will be removed from the nation's forests.

Read More

Marathon County Farmers Win Big Award

Updated: 11/20/2009 - Peter and Suzie Arnold are the 2009 Conservation Farmers of the Year. They were given the award by the Wisconsin Land and Water Conservation Association.

Read More

Farm Service Agency County Committee Elections Begins

Posted: 11/09/2009 - Brad Pfaff, Wisconsin Executive Director of USDA’s Farm Service Agency announced that the 2009 FSA county committee elections began as ballots are being mailed to eligible voters. The deadline for eligible voters to return ballots to their local FSA offices is December 7, 2009.

Read More

Educational ACRE Meetings Scheduled for Marathon County

Posted: 11/06/2009 - Before farmers enroll in another year of the Direct and Counter-cyclical Program (DCP), they may want to consider again whether they should designate one or more of their farms as ACRE farms. To help farmers make an informed decision regarding ACRE, two educational meetings are being planned.

Read More

Honey Bee Producers Could Have Help Coming

Posted: 10/20/2009 - If you are a honey bee producer and have lost bees or hives due to adverse weather on or after January 1st 2008 and before October 1st 2008 and before October 1st 2011, you could have some help coming your way.

Read More

USDA ELAP Program Sign-up Underway for Honey Bee Producers

Posted: 10/19/2009 - Eligible producers who lost honey bees, hives or harvested/purchased feed due to adverse weather on or after January 1, 2008 and before October 1, 2011, can now sign up for the USDA Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) Livestock, Honey Bees, and Farm-Raised Fish Program (ELAP).

Read More

USDA ELAP Program Sign-up Underway for Farm-Raised Fish Producers

Posted: 10/19/2009 - Eligible commercial producers of farm-raised fish who lost harvested and purchased feed for the farm-raised fish due to adverse weather can now sign up for the USDA Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) Livestock, Honey Bees, and Farm-Raised Fish Program (ELAP).

Read More

USDA Confirms H1N1 in Minnesota Pigs

Posted: 10/19/2009 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture says at least one pig from Minnesota has tested positive for the H1N1 virus, the first case of a pig contracting the virus in the United States.

Read More

National Forest Conducting Online Vehicle Auction

Updated: 10/18/2009 - RHINELANDER, Wis. (AP) — For the first time, the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest in northern Wisconsin is selling surplus vehicles with an online auction rather than live bidding.

Read More
WSAW-TV 1114 Grand Ave. Wausau, WI 54403
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.