Cranberries – not just for the holidays anymore

Wisconsin’s official state fruit a healthy, year-round option Contact Connie Eisch, 715-421-8440, connie.eisch@ces.uwex.edu Wisconsin Rapids, Wis.–Cranberries, once found only on the Thanksgiving table, have become a favorite food year-round. Wisconsin’s official state fruit adds zest to main courses, salads, breads and desserts to offer taste buds a treat throughout the entire year. The cranberry, once […]

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UW-Extension to hold Small Fruit Production Workshop on March 11 in Bangor

Contact: Bill Halfman, 608-269-8722, Bill.Halfman@co.monroe.wi.us The continued interest and demand by consumers for locally grown foods has created opportunities for land owners to diversify their agricultural operations and generate some additional income by growing and selling small fruit on part of their acreage. The key to success is having a good understanding of both the […]

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