Wisconsin Ag Connection

  • Group Opposes Burnett Co. Proposal to Place Moratorium on CAFOs

    Fri, 19 Jul 2019 5:26:19 CST The leader of a state farm organization says her group has serious concerns over a movement in Burnett County that aims to place a year-long moratorium on the licensing of new livestock facilities that will have 1,000 or more animal units.

  • UW-Madison's Luck to be Honored for Contributions to WFTD

    Fri, 19 Jul 2019 5:26:19 CST An assistant professor and Extension specialist in the Department of Biological Systems Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is about to be honored for his work in helping to coordinate the exhibits for Wisconsin Farm Technology Days each year.

  • 'In Her Boots' Workshop Slated for Women Farmers

    Fri, 19 Jul 2019 5:26:19 CST An all-day workshop is being offered by the Midwest Organic and Sustainable Education Service next month to give women in production agriculture practical information, skill-building, resource connections and networking.

  • Disabled Hunters Need to Sign-up for Sponsored Hunt by Sep. 1

    Fri, 19 Jul 2019 5:26:19 CST Eligible hunters with an interest in participating in the 2019 gun deer hunt for hunters with disabilities are encouraged to contact a land sponsor and sign up for a hunt before the September 1 hunter participation deadline.