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July 9, 2019
Heidi Madsen tends to her herb garden, where vegetables are also mixed in. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Returning home, sustainably: Hudson grad living off the grid
July 9, 2019 - 11:37am
February 22, 2019
Wisconsin roundup: Speaker Vos says decriminalization blunts likelihood of larger pot proposal; more state news stories
February 22, 2019 - 9:22am
February 20, 2019
UW-River Falls students Carley Buetow and Kaylee DeRuyter helped launch the Association of Women in Agriculture's new "Featured Farms" program on campus. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Agri-advocacy, awareness focus of UW-River Falls women's group effort
February 20, 2019 - 9:59am
February 19, 2019
Registration is open for Farm and Rural Lobby Day on Wednesday, Feb. 27 in Madison. The annual event is organized by Wisconsin Farmers Union. Submitted photo
Farmers Union to host Farm and Rural Lobby Day
February 19, 2019 - 12:00pm
December 13, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Farm bill offers Wis. farmers ‘a little bit more certainty’; more state news stories
December 13, 2018 - 9:21am
October 12, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Wet weather ruins harvest for some Wis. farmers; more state news stories
October 12, 2018 - 2:31pm
August 14, 2018
The Johnson family will host the 37th annual St. Croix County Farm-City Day Saturday, Aug. 18. Submitted photo
Johnson Dairy will host 2018 Farm-City Day
August 14, 2018 - 4:00pm
July 25, 2018
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson says he is "very exasperated" with the nation’s current trade policies. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: U.S. Sen. Johnson bemoans ‘Soviet type of economy’; more state news stories
July 25, 2018 - 8:35am
November 12, 2017
'Lost Farms' author visiting Friday Memorial Library
November 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 31, 2017
The Wisconsin Senate is scheduled to act on a number of bills Tuesday, including a year round season for woodchucks. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: State Senate to consider year-round woodchuck hunting; more state news stories
October 31, 2017 - 9:41am
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