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Agriculture now generates $88.3 billion and 413,500 jobs in Wisconsin, UW study says

Fri, 19 Sep 2014

Wisconsin’s farms and agricultural businesses generate $88.3 billion in economic activity and 413,500 jobs, based on data for 2012, according to a new study from University of Wisconsin-Extension and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Developing local and regional food systems

Mon, 15 Sep 2014

Connecting the need of markets to local growers is part of developing local food sytems. Julie Dawson describes how regional food systems can create a synergy between urban production and rural production.

Making room for milking robots

Fri, 05 Sep 2014

David Kammel discusses modernizing dairy barns.

Tour to provide firsthand look at Wisconsin bioenergy projects

Fri, 29 Aug 2014

August 29 is the deadline to register for this Wisconsin bioenergy tour.

New tech used for soil moisture management

Fri, 29 Aug 2014

John Panuska covers the new technology changing the way we understand soil.

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