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November 21, 2022: Midwestern State Agriculture Leaders Give Thanks for The People Who Help Make Thanksgiving Meals Possible Every Year

November 18, 2022: DATCP Provides Consumer Tips for the Holidays​​

November 18, 2022: Give and Give Thanks This Thanksgiving​​

November 18, 2022: Lincoln County Deer Farm Confirmed with CWD​

November 18, 2022: Check Out-of-State Christmas trees and Décor for Elongate Hemlock Scale and Other Invasive Pests

November 17, 2022: AEA Snapshot: Greenville Greenbelt AEA Prioritizes Land Preservation and Conservation Practices

November 17, 2022: DATCP to Open Application on December 5 Offering Crop Insurance Premium Rebates for Planting Cover Crops

November 16, 2022: Prevent the Spread of Forest Pests – Don’t Move Firewood

November 15, 2022: Wisconsin Corn Promotion Board Election Underway

November 14, 2022: Alice in Dairyland, Something Special from Wisconsin™ Holiday Campaign to Highlight Local Businesses, Products

November 14, 2022: DATCP Nitrogen Optimization Pilot Grant Application Open through January 31

November 14, 2022: Consumer Alert: Gift Cards Fraudulently Drained of Funds

November 11, 2022: Something Special from Wisconsin Holiday Market to Highlight Wisconsin Companies, Products

November 11, 2022: Landscape Pesticide Advance Notice Registration Open through February 1

November 7, 2022: DATCP Accepting Nominations for Produce Safety Advisory Council Seats​

November 4, 2022: Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Confirmed in Marathon, Waukesha Counties​

November 4​, 2022: Heritage Meats Issues Voluntary Class I Recall of Packaged Meats

November 2, 2022: DATCP Announces Plans for Wisconsin Local Food Purchase Assistance Program, Informational Webinar​​

November 1, 2022: Stoney Acres Farm Issues Voluntary Class I Recall of Frozen Pizzas

October 31, 2022: Deadline Extended for Organic Certification Cost Share Program​​

October 26, 2022: DATCP Addresses Misleading COVID-19 Test Advertisements

October 25, 2022: DATCP Reminds Farmers to Check Runoff Risk Prior to Spreading Manure

October 24, 2022: Door County Custom Meats Issues Voluntary Class I Recall of Ready-to-Eat Meat Products​

October 24, 2022: DATCP Dairy Processor Grant Application Open through January 30

October 21, 2022: UWRF and DATCP Launch Humane Handling Institute

October 21, 2022: Harry Hansen Meat Service Issues Voluntary Class I Recall of Beef Strips​

October 18, 2022: Johnson's Sausage Shoppe Adds Beef Strips to Voluntary Recall​

October 17, 2022: St. Croix County Confirmed with Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza​

October 14, 2022: Johnson's Sausage Shoppe Issues Voluntary Class I Recall of Packaged Foods​

October 12, 2022: Gov. Evers, DATCP Announce Meat Processors Selected to Receive Meat and Poultry Supply Chain Resiliency Grants

October 10, 2022: DATCP Secretary Romanski Joins Gov. Evers in Thanking Wisconsin's Farmers

October 5, 2022: Vernon County Deer Farm Confirmed With CWD

October 4, 2022: DFI and DATCP Host Student Loan Debt Relief Workshop: How to Avoid Scams, Use Free Repayment Tools and Save Money

October 3, 2022: October 2022 is National ​Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October 3, 2022: DATCP Accepting Applications for Export Expansion Grants through November 16

September 30, 2022: Wisconsin Participates in National Ag Policy Discussions

September 22, 2022: Salchert's Meats Issues Voluntary Class I Recall of Meat Products​

September 22, 2022: Global Dairy Symposium Registration to Close September 30

September 19, 2022: UWRF and DATCP Partner to Support the Wisconsin Meat Industry with High School Curriculum

September 13, 2022: Country Sausage Issues Voluntary Class I Recall of Ready-to-Eat and Raw Meat Products​

September 9, 2022: Results Announced for Wisconsin Cranberry Board Election​

September 8, 2022: Nomination Period Open for Wisconsin Corn Promotion Board

September 8, 2022: DATCP Extends Deadline for Counties to Apply to Host Alice in Dairyland Finals

September 7, 2022: Wisconsin Soybean Marketing Board Election Results Announced

September 2, 2022: Highly pathogenic avian influenza confirmed in Washington County​

September 2, 2022: Something Special from Wisconsin™ Members Win Big at 2022 Wisconsin State Fair Grand Champion Eats and Treats Contest

September 1, 2022: Consumer Alert: Facebook-Related Phishing Scams

August 31, 2022: Cedar Wedge Farm ​Issues Voluntary Class I Recall of Bacon

August 29, ​2022: Trempealeau County Horse Confirmed With West Nile Virus

August 29, 2022: Consumer Alert: Student Loan Debt Scams

August 29, 2022: Soil and Water Conservation Efforts Remain Strong across Wisconsin

August 26, 2022: DATCP Announces Appointments to Leadership

August 25, 2022: Taylor County Deer Farm Depopulated After CWD Detection​

August 19, 2022: Weber’s Processing Plant Issues Voluntary Class I Recall of Lard​

August 19, 2022: Gunderson’s Food Service Issues Voluntary Class I Recall of Rendered Lard

August 19, 2022: Eastman Locker Issues Voluntary Class I Recall of Lard

August 19, 2022: Amery Meat Market Issues Voluntary Class I Recall of Lard

August 18, 2022: Humane Officer Training Scheduled for Sept. 19-23 in Madison​

August 17, 2022: Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease Detected in La Crosse County

August 16, 2022: DATCP Ready to Move Forward After Release of Funds for Agricultural Initiatives​

August 16, 2022: Waukesha County Herd Depopulated After CWD Detection​

August 12, 2022: Bloomington Meats II Issues Voluntary Class I Recall of Rendered Lard​

August 10, 2022: Alice in Dairyland Program Receives 2022 NAAMO Marketing Excellence Award

August 5, 2022: Rackow’s Family Sausage Issues Class I Recall of Pork Product

August 3, 2022: Walworth County to Host 2023 Alice in Dairyland Finals

August 2, 2022: DATCP to Provide Tuition Reimbursement for UW-Madison HACCP Training

August 2, 2022​: DFI and DATCP Host Student Loan Debt Relief Workshop: How to Avoid Scams, Use Free Repayment Tools and Save Money

August 1, 2022: Riverside Meats Issues Class II Recall of Polish Sausage​

August 1, 2022: ​Consumer Alert: Increase in Wisconsin Lottery-related Scams

July 28, 2022: AG Kaul, Secretary Romanski Secure $15 Million Agreement with Frontier Communications

July 22, 2022: DATCP’s Producer-Led Watershed Protection Grants Increase Conservation Practices on Wisconsin Farms​​

July 18, 2022: 2022 Organic Certification Cost Share Program Application Period Opens

July 15, 2022: DATCP Reminds Processors to Apply for Meat and Supply Chain Resiliency Grants, Attend Grant Writing Webinar on July 29

July 13, 2022: Ginseng Board of Wisconsin Election Results Announced

July 13, 2022: DATCP Accepting Applications for Producer-Led Watershed Protection Grants through September 16

July 12, 2022: Wisconsin Cranberry Board Election Underway

July 12, 2022: Foss Fine Meats Issues Class I Recall for Ham Products

July 11, 2022: Wisconsin Soybean Board Election Underway

July 8, 2022: DATCP Announces Wisconsin Cherry Board Election Results

July 8, 2022: AEA Snapshot: Fields, Waters and Woods AEA Conserves Natural Resources through Farmland Preservation, Nutrient Management Planning

July 7, 2022: Wisconsin Potato Industry Board Election Results Announced

July 6, 2022: DATCP to Host Global Dairy Symposium at World Dairy Expo 2022​​

June 30, 2022: DATCP, WEDC Announce Agribusinesses Receiving 2022 International Market Access Grants​

June 24, 2022: Farmer Field Days to Take Place This Summer​​

June 24, 2022: DATCP Announces 2022 Export Expansion Grant Recipients​

June 23, 2022: DATCP Announces 2022 Buy Local, Buy Wisconsin Grant Recipients​​​​​

June 22, 2022: DATCP Announces 2021 Specialty Crop Block Grant Recipients​​

June 20, 2022: DATCP Lifts State Order Prohibiting Poultry at Live Events​

June 17, 2022: Langlade County Deer Farm Depopulated Due to CWD​

June 16, 2022: Reynold's Pasty Shop Issues Class I Recall of Packaged Pasties

June 15, 2022: DATCP Recommends Consumers Use Caution When Contracting for Storm Damage Repairs

June 14, 2022: DWD and DATCP Secretaries Tour Farm Assisted By DVR Program

June 13, 2022: Spongy Moth Aerial Treatments to Resume in Late June​

June 10, 2022: 2022 Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin Election Results Announced

June 10, 2022: Counties Sought to Host Alice in Dairyland Finals​​

June 8, 2022: DATCP Reminds Farmers, Agrichemical Retailers of Paraquat Dichloride Training

June 6, 2022: DATCP Appoints Aileen Switzer as Assistant Deputy Secretary​​​

June 6, 2022: DATCP Lifts Movement Restrictions from Barron County Areas Affected by Avian Influenza​

June 1, 2022: Celebrating Wisconsin Dairy This June

May 26, 2022: Working Together on Mental Health

May 25, 2022: DATCP Continues to Waive Fee for Agricultural Chemical Cleanup Program Fund

May 23, 2022: Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Found in Bayfield County

May 23, 2022: Gov. Evers Announces an Additional $10 Million Investment in Meat Processing Infrastructure​

May 21, 2022: Taylor Schaefer Selected as the 75th Alice in Dairyland

May 20, 2022: Addressing the Need for Mental Health Resources in the Veterinary Community​

May 18, 2022: Walworth County Deer Farm Tests Positive for CWD​

May 16, 2022: Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Identified in Dunn, Marinette Counties

May 16, 2022: DATCP to Survey for Spongy Moth in 47 Counties

May 16, 2022: DATCP’s Farm Center Makes Mental Health Support for Farmers, Farm Families a Priority

May 12, 2022: Election Opens for Wisconsin Cherry Board

May 11, 2022: Ginseng Board of Wisconsin Election Period Open

May 10​, 2022: DATCP Issues New Order Suspending Movement of Domestic Birds to Live Events

May 10, 2022: DATCP Sees Rise in Scam Letters Related to Antivirus Subscriptions

May 9, 2022: DATCP, WEDC Hold First Wisconsin Agricultural Export Advisory Council Meeting​

May 6, 2022: Wisconsin Potato Industry Board Election Open

May 5, 2022: Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Identified in Sauk, Pierce Counties​

May 5, 2022: Gov. Evers, DATCP Announce 2022 Meat Processor Grant Recipients

May 4, 2022: Nomination Period​ Open for Wisconsin Soybean Board​​

May 2, 2022: Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin Director Nominees Announced, Election Underway

May 2, 2022: Spongy Moth Aerial Spraying to Begin in May

May 2, 2022: Public Notice: Submit Comments by May 11 for Reflex® Use on Lima Beans

May 2, 2022: DATCP Announces Next Wisconsin Agriculture Youth Council​​

April 29, 2022: Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Identified in Fond du Lac, Oconto Counties​

April 28, 2022: Gov. Evers and Eight Midwest States Support Year-Round E15 Sales​

April 27, 2022: Gov. Evers, DATCP Announce 2022 Dairy Processor Grant Recipients​

April 14, 2022: New Cases of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Identified in Three Counties​

April 12, 2022: DATCP, WEDC Announce New Wisconsin Agricultural Export Advisory Council

April 9, 2022: Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza I​dentified in Barron County Flock

April 8, 2022: AEA Snapshot: Marathon County Offers Farmland Preservation Incentive to Landowners in Heart of America’s Dairyland AEA

April 8, 2022: Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Confirmed in Racine County Flock

April 8, 2022: DATCP Farm Center Releases Online Farm Culture Course for Agricultural Service Providers

April 8, 2022: Wisconsin Poultry Shows, Exhibitions Suspended Due to Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza

April 7, 2022: Public Notice: Submit Comments by April 17 for GoalTender® Use on Cabbage

April 7, 2022: DFI and DATCP Host Student Loan Debt Relief Workshop: How to Avoid Scams, Use Free Repayment Tools and Save Money

April 4, 2022: AG Kaul, DATCP Announce Enforcement Action Against Extended Vehicle Warranty Telemarketer​

April 4, 2022: Consumer Advisory: Cyclospora Found in Ocean Mist Farms Brand Romaine Hearts

April 2, 20​22: Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Confirmed in Rock County Backyard Flock

March 23, 2022: DATCP Reminds Farmers, Agrichemical Retailers of Chlorpyrifos Tolerance Expiration

March 23, 2022: DATCP Accepting Nominations for Produce Safety Advisory Council until May 1​ 

March 22, 2022: Something Special from Wisconsin™ Announces New Line of “Boxes of Fun” for Easter

March 21, 2022: National Ag Day: Celebrate Wisconsin Agriculture

March 16, 2022: DATCP Reminds Farmers to Check Runoff Risk Prior to Spreading Manure

March 15, 2022: DATCP Reminds Students to Apply for the Ag Youth Council

March 14, 2022: Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Confirmed in Jefferson County Flock​

March 11, 2022: 75th Alice in Dairyland Top Candidates Announced

March 10, 2022: Nomination Period Open for Wisconsin Cherry Board Election

March 9, 2022: DATCP Presents 2022 Spongy Moth Treatment Plans

March 9, 2022: Nomination Period Open for Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin Board of Directors Election

March 2, 2022: WEDC, DATCP Expanding Funding for International Market Access Grants to Agribusinesses

March 2, 2022: DATCP and AG Kaul Alert Consumers Impacted by Massive 2021 T-Mobile Data Breach to Protect Their Personal Information

March 1, 2022: Watch for Charity Scams Claiming to Support Those Affected by Russian Invasion on Ukraine

March 1, 2022: Wisconsin Agriculture Youth Council Application Now Available​​

March 1, 2022: DATCP Weighs in on 2021 Inspections During National Weights and Measures Week 2022

February 24, 2022: DATCP Accepting Applications for Buy Local, Buy Wisconsin Grants through April 2

February 21, 2022: DATCP Accepting Applications for Export Expansion Grants through March 18

February 17, 2022: Wisconsin Potato Industry Board Nominations Open

February 1​7, 2022: DATCP Participates in "United We Thrive" Conference​​​

February 16, 2022: Nomination Period Open for Ginseng Board of Wisconsin

February 14, 2022: DATCP Accepting Applications for Specialty Crop Block Grants through March 24

February 14, 2022: DATCP Secretary Celebrates Record-Breaking Year for Wisconsin Ag Exports, Release of Agricultural Export Funding

February 10, 2022: ​Waukesha County Deer Farm Tests Positive for CWD​

February 8, 2022: DATCP Announces Wisconsin Corn Promotion Board Election Results

February 7, 2022: DATCP Aids Wisconsin Consumers: Top Ten Consumer Complaints in 2021

February 1, 2022: Producer-Led Watershed Protection Grants Awarded to 36 Farmer Groups​

January 24, 2​022: DATCP Designates Agriculture Enterprise Areas in Douglas, Buffalo Counties

January, 19, 2022: Palau Joins DATCP as the Division of Trade and Consumer Protection Diversity Outreach Specialist​

January 10, 2022: Wisconsin Livestock Owners Reminded to Renew Their Premises Registration by July 31

January 7, 2022: Gempeler's Supermarket Issues Class II Recall of Summer Sausage​

January 5, 2022: 75th Alice in Dairyland Applications Open through February 4

January 5, 2022: DATCP and DFI Host Student Loan Debt Relief Workshop: How to Avoid Scams, Use Free Repayment Tools and Save Money