- May 18, 2016
Elwood Riley, a fourth grade student from Waupaca, is the statewide winner of the Ag in the Classroom essay contest. Wisconsin fourth and fifth graders were asked to write a 100 to 300-word essay with the theme, “Tell us about maple syrup in Wisconsin.” Elwood is the son of Tom and Kari Riley. Linda Easland is ...Read more...
- May 11, 2016
Farmers and ranchers want to control the information their equipment collects every time it passes through a field, a survey released today by the American Farm Bureau Federation shows. Farmers also believe that creating a cooperative-style central repository for their data is the best way to enhance its security and maximize its value. “We asked our ...Read more...
- April 11, 2016
Members of the Collegiate Farm Bureau at UW-Madison (CFB) at UW-Madison will be giving students an opportunity to interact with agriculture at Ag Day on Campus being held Wednesday, April 20, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Library Mall. “We are excited to host the sixth annual Ag Day on Campus this year. Ag Day provides us ...Read more...
Teyanna Loether Hired as Wisconsin Farm Bureau’s Ag in the Classroom Coordinator, Foundation Director
Teyanna Loether has been named the Wisconsin Farm Bureau’s Agriculture in the Classroom Coordinator and Director of the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Foundation. Loether will oversee the Ag in the Classroom ...Read full story.
Wisconsin Ag in the Classroom Awards Thousands to Schools and Organizations to Fund Ag Literacy Projects
The Wisconsin Farm Bureau Foundation’s Ag in the Classroom program has awarded 15 matching grants to Wisconsin schools and organizations to expand agricultural literacy. The grants, totaling more than ...Read full story.
Farm Bureau leaders became lobbyists for a day while meeting with Wisconsin’s congressional delegation in Washington, D.C. on April 13-14. The issues discussed were trade, immigration, wolves, food labeling ...Read full story.
Collegiate Farm Bureau at UW-Madison elected new officers for the upcoming school year at its annual banquet on Tuesday, May 3 at the University Club on the University of Wisconsin – Madison ...Read full story.