Create a 'calf kitchen'
Kitchen for calves? Kitchen in the barn? What sort of nonsense is this? Sam Leadley with the Attica (N.Y.) Veterinary Associates, looks at a dedicated "calf kitchen" and what is needed to do a good job of caring for calves FULL STORY »
Why both Liberals and Conservatives are wrong about immigration
Michael G. Harpold has spent most of his adult life on the front lines of immigration, including serving as a United States Border Patrol officer in California’s San Joaquin Valley during the early years of the Grape Strike led by Cesar Chavez. FULL STORY »
The Peterson brothers are back!
Watch out YouTube – the Peterson brothers are back, and this time they are bringing agriculture to consumers through the popularity of PSY’s “Gangnam Style.” From galloping on hay bales to feeding cattle, the video connects family farming with pop culture. FULL STORY »
Renewable fuel backers try to change EPA's mind
Supporters of the renewable fuels industry turned out en masse on Thursday, desperate for the U.S. government to change course after last month announcing a plan to lower the amount of biofuels that must be added to the fuel supply in 2014. FULL STORY »
Community raises $20K after N.Y. barn fire
A fire ripped through Paul Peter’s dairy near Castleton, N.Y., in October, killing 20 head of his herd and destroying a barn. But it didn’t take long for the surrounding community to help Peter rebuild. FULL STORY »
Corn silage pricing
Many are watching the weather, wondering if the corn crop will mature before a killing frost. We have had cool weather which slowed crop development and then some very hot weather but a lack of moisture. What will September bring? FULL STORY »
Hunters, landowners must heed trespass law
The Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation wants to make sure hunters and rural landowners are aware of Wisconsin’s trespass law for the upcoming deer hunting season. FULL STORY »