Features

One Tomato at a Time: Local efforts work to reconnect Black growers with the land

Urban farming creates agricultural opportunities for Black communities, youth

Features

Farm to Table: In America’s Dairyland, UW students with farming backgrounds note campus disconnect

When it comes to food, farming, cross sections, many students remain unaware

State of Wisconsin

Rural Wisconsin population decline, unequal employment opportunities

Two-thirds of Wisconsin rural counties saw loss in population over eight years, unemployment rate rose to 3.4% in 2019

State of Wisconsin

Farmers speak out about financial aid received from federal government

Two farm owners discuss effects of federal aid, produce market crises

State of Wisconsin

UW, state legislators look to assist struggling Wisconsin farmers

Farmers face price changes, disease, climate change but should remain proud

State of Wisconsin

‘Food and the Wisconsin Idea’ talk discusses Wisconsin farming, solutions to dairy crisis

Farmers, activists discussed current issues in Wisconsin agriculture, including economic crises, stress

Column

State must make it easier for industrial hemp farmers to manufacture CBD products

Increased regulations, restrictions diminish success of already struggling farmers

UW-Madison Campus

UW student receives scholarship to study accessibility of farmers’ markets for low-income residents

Research will be conducted this summer in Madison, Milwaukee, Marathon County

UW-Madison Campus

Large problems of capitalism can be solved through small farms, speaker says

To fix climate problems, says individuals need to realize they are not separate from nature

State of Wisconsin

Agriculture group fights EPA on losing access to controversial herbicide

Government agency contends herbicide ingredient poses is risk to wildlife, people even at low concentrations

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