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USDA Grant Funds AgrAbility of Wisconsin for Four More Years

Mon, 24 Nov 2014

The United States Department of Agriculture recently awarded a grant of $180,000 to the University of Wisconsin-Madison to fund AgrAbility of Wisconsin.

Careers in Science and Agriculture

Fri, 21 Nov 2014

Sarah Botham talks about careers in science in agriculture.

Smoke from wood heating can be health hazard

Mon, 17 Nov 2014

Wood is a renewable fuel source, but it is often more expensive than natural gas, and there are significant disadvantages to using wood for home heating.

It’s time to talk turkey!

Fri, 14 Nov 2014

Perhaps the biggest holiday meal of the year is just around the corner. Thanksgiving brings families together from all across the state to share a meal that often centers on roast turkey and all the fixings. To help you prepare the holiday meal, University of Wisconsin-Extension food scientist Barbara Ingham offers some helpful hints.

A New Dairy Initiative in China

Fri, 14 Nov 2014

Pamela Ruegg talks about bringing Wisconsin-style dairy farming to China.

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In 2014, Wisconsin enacted changes to rules related to operating Implements of Husbandry and Agricultural Commercial Motor Vehicles on the road. For more information about these changes , visit the Agricultural Equipment on the Road website.