Farm Bureau News

Leaders Talk Ag on Capitol Hill

Wisconsin Farm Bureau leaders became lobbyists for a day while meeting with Wisconsin’s congressional delegation in Washington, D.C. on April 9. The issues at hand were technology, taxes, trade, ...Read full story.

Farm Bureau Survey: Wisconsin Food Prices Up Slightly in 2014

The Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation’s survey of retail food prices at Wisconsin supermarkets shows overall consistency in price, but upward pressure on items like meat, milk and eggs. “While the ...Read full story.

Wendy Kannel Hired as Wisconsin Farm Bureau's Ag in the Classroom Coordinator, Foundation Director

MADISON – Wendy Kannel of Elmwood has been named the Wisconsin Farm Bureau’s Agriculture in the Classroom Coordinator and Director of the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Foundation. Since joining the Wisconsin ...Read full story.

WFBF Seeks Applicants for District 9 Coordinator

The Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation is seeking applicants for the position of District 9 Coordinator. This position is based in Northwest Wisconsin, and will serve the following county Farm Bureaus: ...Read full story.

WFBF Seeks Applicants for District 8 Coordinator

The Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation is seeking applicants for the position of District 8 Coordinator. This position is based in North Central Wisconsin, and will serve the following county Farm ...Read full story.

Ag Newswire

  • Great American Milk Drive – Great Opportunity to Give Back!

    April 18, 2014

    The nation’s milk processors and dairy farmers are working with Feeding America, the leading domestic hunger-relief charity, to launch the Great American Milk Drive- the first-ever program to deliver milk to hungry families.  Hunger is a problem that impacts 1 in 6 Americans, including more than 12.5 million families – almost 745,000 people right here in Wisconsin. ...

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  • UW-Madison Collegiate FFA Sponsoring Scholarship Essay Contest

    April 18, 2014

    UW-Madison Collegiate FFA is sponsoring a Scholarship Essay Contest for graduating high school seniors in FFA who will be attending UW-Madison next year. The selected winner will receive a $300 scholarship award and free membership to UW-Madison Collegiate FFA. Students should write a response to the following prompt (500 words maximum):   The FFA Motto is “Learning To ...

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  • Ag Day on Campus Brings Together Students, Public and Farmers

    April 17, 2014

    Members of the Collegiate Farm Bureau will be giving students at the University of Wisconsin-Madison an opportunity to interact with agriculture at Ag Day on Campus being held Wednesday, April 23 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Library Mall on UW-Madison’s campus. “We are excited to host the fourth annual Ag Day on Campus to ...

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