Many apple varieties grown in Wisconsin ripen in early to mid-October, so orchards around the state are bursting with fruit ready to be picked. These apples can be eaten fresh or baked into pies, but there are
Twenty nine teams from across the country competed at the 2011 National 4-H Dairy Judging Contest at World Dairy Expo in Madison on Monday October 3. The 4-H team from Wisconsin placed third overall in a very
CHEVY CHASE, Md. – Tamara Koop, Waukesha, Wis. will be inducted into the National 4-H Hall of Fame on October 7 for her lifetime achievements and contributions to 4-H. Honored by the National Association of Ext
America shops online and can’t find half of Wisconsin’s small businesses: 97% of shoppers look for goods and services online and 48% of Wisconsin small businesses do not have a website.
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Along with dairy, can you name other agricultural commodities that contribute to Wisconsin’s $60 billion agricultural industry? If you guessed cranberries, Christmas trees, ginseng, maple syrup and vegetables -
Agricultural employers who want a better understanding of the OSHA 1094 Recordkeeping and Reporting of Injuries standard are invited to join a webinar offered on Oct. 18, 2011 from 1-3 p.m.
The webinar will
University of Wisconsin-Extension specialists in weed science, plant pathology and entomology will present the latest information on pest management and biology for Wisconsin field crops at the annual Pest Mana
As dairy producers update their barns and milking facilities and add more cows to their herds they need consistent, reliable employees who have been trained in modern dairy practices and have the skills to comp
Looking for fun family activities that showcase the bright colors and cool temperatures of fall? Visit the Upham Woods Outdoor Learning Center October 8 for an afternoon full of education and activity that will
Hazelnuts growers, current or prospective, are invited to attend the 2011 Wisconsin Hazelnut Field Day on Saturday, Oct. 15 from 1-4 p.m. at New Forest Farm in Viola, Wisconsin. The event is hosted by the Unive
National Farm Safety Week, September 18-24, is a time when farmers are reminded to take precautions to prevent farm related injuries and fatalities said Cheryl Skjolaas, University of Wisconsin-Extension agricu