- August 28, 2015
“Last night Chief Judge Ralph Erickson of the District Court of North Dakota issued an order to stop the EPA’s Waters of the U.S. rule in its tracks. He found strong evidence that the EPA was arbitrary and capricious in its rulemaking. He saw no connection between key provisions of the rule and science that ...Read more...
- August 28, 2015
If you’re a farmer frustrated with low grain prices who wants to explore practices that increase profits while protecting soil and water, then join us for a tour of two fields farmed by Gary Stelpflug, Lancaster, who’s been experimenting with cover crops for several years. The SW Wisconsin Farmer Innovation Network is a group of farmers exploring profitable and responsible ...Read more...
- August 21, 2015
Dairy farmers can now enroll in the Margin Protection Program for 2016 coverage. The voluntary program, provides financial assistance to participating dairy operations when the margin – the difference between the price of milk and feed costs – falls below the coverage level selected by the farmer. The Margin Protection Program gives participating dairy producers ...Read more...
The Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation commends the leadership of Wisconsin Congressmen Reid Ribble and Ron Kind for their efforts to author a bipartisan congressional letter to Canadian officials regarding ...Read full story.
The Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation applauds Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel for joining a lawsuit to stop the Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers from implementing ...Read full story.
The Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation is seeking applicants for the position of Agriculture in the Classroom Coordinator/WFB Foundation Director. A full job description is below. Title: Agriculture in the Classroom Coordinator/ Wisconsin ...Read full story.
Wendy Kannel has been named the Wisconsin Farm Bureau’s Director of Training and Leadership Development. Since joining the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation in 2010, Kannel has worked as a ...Read full story.
The price of a picnic this year will be just a little more expensive than last summer according to the latest Wisconsin Farm Bureau Marketbasket survey. The informal survey ...Read full story.