Susan Buroker, Assistant Deputy Secretary at the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, has received a national award for her work in the agency after rising through the ranks from temporary clerical assistant to third in command.Read more..
Wisconsin landowners and their local governments can now petition to have an Agricultural Enterprise Area designated in 2015. Agricultural enterprise areas, or AEAs, are blocks of land that are primarily in agricultural use, either for farming or for businesses that serve the farming sector. They are ...Read more..
Emerald ash borer has been confirmed in Calumet County, which will now be quarantined along with Kewaunee, Manitowoc and Outagamie counties. EAB has not been found in those counties, but they are surrounded or nearly surrounded by counties where the pest has been confirmed.Read more..