- November 28, 2016
Meeting consumer demands for real Christmas trees this year wont’ be a problem due to ideal weather conditions. There are plenty of trees, according to Cheryl Nicholson, executive secretary of the Wisconsin Christmas Tree Producers Association. “It’s a great year for families to venture out to get a real Christmas tree,” Nicholson said. “There are more than ...Read more...
- November 17, 2016
The cost for a traditional Thanksgiving dinner is at its lowest since 2010 according to Wisconsin Farm Bureau’s annual informal survey. “The survey’s total price of $47.91, when divided by 10, shows preparing a nutritious, home-cooked Thanksgiving meal costs less than $5 per person,” said Amy Eckelberg Wisconsin Farm Bureau’s spokesperson. “This year’s survey came in ...Read more...
- November 17, 2016
Sand County Foundation, Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation, Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board and the Wisconsin Land and Water Conservation Association are proud to announce Brooks Farms as the recipient of Wisconsin’s Leopold Conservation Award®. The award honors Wisconsin landowner achievement in voluntary stewardship and management of natural resources. The announcement was made during the November 17 ...Read more...
The Wisconsin Farm Bureau is seeking a director of communications. Below is the position description. Reports to: Executive Director of Public Relations Basic Function: Writing, editing, and designing effective copy for newsletters, ...Read full story.
The Wisconsin Farm Bureau’s Ag in the Classroom program has awarded 12 teacher mini-grants to teachers to use in agricultural literacy lessons and activities. The Wisconsin Farm Bureau Foundation ...Read full story.
Amy Eckelberg has been promoted by the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation to its Executive Director of Public Relations. As the leader of the WFBF’s public relations team, Eckelberg is responsible ...Read full story.
Darlene Arneson has been named the Wisconsin Farm Bureau’s Agriculture in the Classroom Coordinator. Arneson previously held this position from 2004-2014. “Darlene’s extensive experience with Agriculture in the Classroom and ...Read full story.