But softer demand doesn't necessarily mean that there hasn't, by some measures, been a sharp uptick in need for food.
The four recent incidents involve injuries to five primates that escaped their enclosures or fought with other primates.
A New Jersey company is recalling nearly 43,000 pounds of raw ground beef products that were shipped to retail locations nationwide.
An abnormally wet spring led to one of the latest starts to the growing season in modern history, putting farmers about three weeks behind average.
Wisconsin ranks fifth nationally in Christmas tree sales.
Almost one out of every 10 acres of cropland went unplanted this year, according to U.S. Department of Agriculture statistics, and county emergency management officials say they’ve had reports of waterlogged basements.
Toxoplasmosis, an infection that can cause miscarriages and birth defects and be deadly in people with weak immune systems, is hard to study b…
With financial yields that can be 10 to 20 times that of even the best corn crop, more farmers are planting industrial hemp.
This year’s inordinately wet and cool planting season has tilted the odds heavily against farmers in southeastern Wisconsin, who haven’t been able to get into their water-logged fields and plant their crops for this season.
Hazardous pathogens and nitrate in private wells were strongly linked to manure storage and farming generally.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture will host meetings March 13-20 to hear comments on its environmental review of the high-voltage line known as Cardinal-Hickory Creek, which would connect Dubuque and Middleton.
Requests for action came from lawmakers representing regions of Wisconsin where manure and fertilizer have contaminated wells.
In urban environments, it's often turkeys' aggressiveness that gets them in trouble.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is recalling more than 228,000 pounds of Spam and another product made by Minnesota-based Hormel.
Some in the dairy industry worry about 'brown water events' harming their wholesome brand.
UW Health, which has joined other Madison-area health care providers in screening children for food insecurity, will become the first to ask p…
Farmers are expected to produce the most beef in 2017 since 2011, ending a run of higher prices caused by drought and high fuel costs.
Despite being the leading cranberry-producing state, Wisconsin doesn't yet have a research farm.
Gov. Scott Walker has requested federal disaster relief for growers in 10 Wisconsin counties, following killer freezing temperatures that hit those counties in May.
GMO proponents hope consumers use science instead of emotions to form opinions
Jeremy Beach is growing the hops and barley and other ingredients to brew his Cheese City Beer.
Signs of salmonella were found in drinking water in Kewaunee County, where industrial-size dairies have been blamed for pollution.
I suppose it's a good thing no one's been able to get video of Santa breaking into a home late on Christmas Eve.