Road Ready for 2016

Spring has arrived! Soon all types of farm machinery will be traveling Wisconsin highways. As work continues to update Wisconsin laws related to operating agricultural vehicles on the highway, there are some new changes for 2016. In addition, new lighting and marking requirements for Implements of Husbandry (IoH) were effective of November 1, 2015. Now […]


IoH – Other

Tracked Vehicles – An Implement of Husbandry equipped with rubber tracks or tracks made of equivalent material may be operated on a highway if such operation will not injure the highway. s. 347.45 (5) Wis. Stats

Color photo of an Ag CMV with forage trailer.

Act 15 Updates to IoH/Ag CMV laws

Act 15 took effect on April 30, 2015, to clarify and modify certain provisions. The most significant changes include: Modified the definition of an Ag CMV and allows Ag CMVs that directly harvest farm products, distribute feed to livestock, or apply lime, spray, seeds, or fertilizer (but not manure) to have the same axle weight […]