A new effort by the State of Wisconsin and two farm groups is helping get more locally-grown food to the people who need it. The Wisconsin Local Food Purchase Assistance Program is funded by the state’s Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection. Forrest... Read More.
Some farmers are finding success with carbon markets. Robert Walters grows cotton, corn and peanuts south of Auburn, Alabama and calls his participation in Truterra’s carbon program a win-win. “Because you’re increasing the value and the richness of your soil, you’re helping the environment through... Read More.
A first-year Wisconsin agriculture educator says her school’s success has been a team effort with students, administrators, and the community. Amelia Hayden is the ag teacher and FFA advisor for the Osseo-Fairchild school district. “We’ve got a lot of students who are... Read More.