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October 8, 2017
Rather than expensive machinery, dairy grazier Joseph Tomandl III relies on mobile fencing to usher cows into the appropriate sections of pasture to graze. His Dairy Grazing Apprenticeship, a nation-wide initiation, trains potential farmers to establish their own grazing operation. John R. Russett / RiverTown Multimedia
A dairy road diverges: Grazing model offers alternative to industrial farming
October 8, 2017 - 8:09pm
August 25, 2017
Evan Johnson, 2, and Levi Johnson, 3 (right) had a blast in the corn "sandbox" at St. Croix County Farm City Day Saturday, Aug. 20 at Trim-Bel Dairy near Spring Valley. The Johnson boys were visiting their Harsdorf relatives. They reside in Sparta. Sarah Nigbor / RiverTown Multimedia
PHOTOS: A visit to the farm
August 25, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 16, 2017
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources lists more than 250 CAFOs across the state, up from fewer than 50 in the mid-'90s. The vast majority of those farms are dairy operations. File photo
Dairy group sues Wisconsin DNR over pollution discharge rules
August 16, 2017 - 6:00am
July 12, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Naked carjacker killed by officers; 4-year-old fireworks victim ID'd; 8 more state news stories
July 12, 2017 - 9:32am
June 14, 2017
“Lost Farms of the St. Croix Valley” by Kristina Boucher is an agricultural review of 100 years of history in the area. Rebecca Mariscal / Rivertown Multimedia
New book chronicles history of St. Croix Valley farms
June 14, 2017 - 5:00am
June 13, 2017
Visitors explore the state Capitol and its grounds in Madison. Jalen Knuteson / Rivertown Multimedia
Wisconsin roundup: Senate, Assembly remain divided as budget process stalls; Trump speaking in Waukesha; 8 more state news stories
June 13, 2017 - 8:07am
March 3, 2017
Croes honored by the Wisconsin Farmers Union
March 3, 2017 - 6:00am
January 1, 2017
Raymond T. Rivard photograph
Soil testing and lime are still the farmers’ best investments for the future
January 1, 2017 - 10:00am
December 20, 2016
WFU President Darin Von Ruden. (Submitted photo)
WFU survey webinar will seek dairy stakeholder feedback
December 20, 2016 - 2:48pm
May 21, 2014
St. Croix County high-speed chase results in felony charges; DNR warden accused of keeping seized weapons; More state news
May 21, 2014 - 9:23am
April 29, 2014
State’s corn planting way behind schedule; Rain, snow showers cover state; 10 more state briefs
April 29, 2014 - 9:09am
August 17, 2011
Heather McAbee, volunteer from Bremer Bank, hands out milk to visitors of Farm City Day as they came off of the crop tour and hayride Saturday.
Farm City Days draws a crowd
August 17, 2011 - 3:18pm
August 20, 2010
Energy tours demonstrate various ag efforts
August 20, 2010 - 1:04pm
August 13, 2010
ALERT: Farm City Days will provide shuttle service to grounds
August 13, 2010 - 5:09pm
April 2, 2010
EDITORIAL: Let them drink raw milk
April 2, 2010 - 5:23am