- October 16, 2014
In light of a recent campaign ad attacking Governor Walker’s record on agricultural issues, the Volunteers for Agriculture – the political arm of the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation, the Dairy Business Association, and the Wisconsin Corn Growers Association are blasting the ad for its claim Governor Walker is does not support family farms in Wisconsin. “Farmers ...Read more...
- October 14, 2014
The Volunteers for Agriculture Committee has endorsed Brad Schimel for Attorney General in the November 4 election. “Brad Schimel would be an Attorney General that farmers can count on to protect their ability to farm. He has a strong grasp of issues that matter to Wisconsin farmers like livestock care, crop production and the use of ...Read more...
- October 10, 2014
Butter prices are retracting from previous weeks’ historic highs. USDA’s Dairy Market News reports that many butter manufacturers are faced with the decision of selling cream at a discount or producing butter at potentially falling prices. Some butter churn operators with orders yet to fill, took advantage of plentiful, discounted cream supplies available. The additional ...Read more...
Five of Wisconsin’s 10 federal lawmakers have been recognized with the ‘Friend of Farm Bureau’ award. Every two years, lawmakers who have advocated for agriculture during the previous congressional session ...Read full story.
The Volunteers for Agriculture Committee has endorsed Brad Schimel for Attorney General in the November 4 election. “Brad Schimel would be an Attorney General that farmers can count on to ...Read full story.
Fifteen emerging agricultural leaders have been selected to participate in the Farm Bureau Institute. The year-long leadership training program’s mission is to develop strong and effective agricultural leaders. “Today’s farmers ...Read full story.
The Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation has endorsed Glenn Grothman for Wisconsin’s 6th Congressional District race in the November 4 general election. “Glenn Grothman is supportive of trade and economic development, ...Read full story.