2015 Wisconsin farm income review

Bruce Jones reviews Wisconsin’s farm income for 2015. This is the first audio in a series produced in concert with the Wisconsin Agricultural Outlook Forum Thursday, Jan. 21 on the UW-Madison campus.

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Farm survey provides information about Wisconsin farm employers and employees

Wisconsin agriculture is a $59.16 billion industry that supports 10 percent, or nearly 354,000, of the state’s workforce. The more than 76,400 people employed directly by Wisconsin farms have varied backgrounds, skills, education and experience, and wages and benefits received according to a study conducted by University of Wisconsin-Extension Farm and Risk Management (FARM) Team.

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Northcentral Wisconsin Small Farms Conference Scheduled for September 17

Contact: Mark Kopecky, 715-339-2555, mark.kopecky@ces.uwex.edu People who operate small farms and those who would like to are invited to attend the Northcentral Wisconsin Small Farms Conference on Saturday, Sept. 17at the Palmquist Farm in Brantwood. Small farms are the fastest growing segment of the agricultural economy in northern Wisconsin. This conference will help small farmers […]

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