DATCP offices will be closed Monday, September 1st for the Labor Day holiday,
including the Consumer Protection and Farm Center hotlines.
Have a safe and enjoyable holiday weekend. 

DATCP NewsGardeners and nurseries, watch for ...
A bright red beetle whose young eat lilies, look like slugs, and wrap themselves in their own excrement has shown up in Marathon County. It’s the first time this pest has been found in Wisconsin or in any state farther west than Ohio. It poses an economic threat to horticulturists and an environmental ...
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DATCP NewsWhen Gym Memberships Don’t Work Out
The recent unannounced closure of a Madison fitness center has left its customers empty-handed and scrambling to find another gym to call home. Members had paid as much as $2,000 for a “lifetime membership,” only to be locked out with no direction or contact from the company. DATCP asks ...
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DATCP News Pack Your Shredder! Identity Theft ...
According to the Federal Trade Commission, one in five identity theft victims is in their 20s. For college students focused on class schedules, socializing and navigating a new and exciting environment, taking steps to protect private information while on campus may be the farthest thing from their ...
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