DATCP NewsSwine producers warned against transporting ...
Biosecurity is the best method to prevent the spread of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea (PED) virus advises Dr. Paul McGraw, Wisconsin State Veterinarian.  This advice comes after the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) has received information that some swine producers ...
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DATCP NewsNew law expands egg sale opportunities ...
A new egg sales law, Act 245, signed by Governor Scott Walker last week reduces the licensing burden on small-scale egg producers so they can sell eggs more easily in the marketplace, the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) announced today.  The new law is ...
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DATCP NewsTake Care Now to Protect Fall Harvest
When farmers can finally get in the fields to plant this spring, they need to be thinking ahead to fall, and cleaning out any equipment used for treated seeds. Otherwise, they could lose entire loads of corn or soybeans to pesticide contamination.
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