DAKOTA, Minn. — Andy and Darienne Frickson’s switch from dairy farming to direct marketing of the meats and produce that come from their Frickson Family Farms west of Dakota, Minn., has gone better than they expected.
Darienne and Andy Frickson own and operate Frickson Family Farms, where they raise antibiotic-free and hormone-free meats, pastured chickens and eggs, and produce,
After dealing with volatile milk prices last year, 2021 so far has been an average year, but not a great year, for Wisconsin dairy farmers, says Robert Cropp, professor emeritus with University of Wisconsin-Extension and UW-Madison.
Last weekend as powerful, persistent rain fell and water began to rise across southwest Wisconsin, all Duke Welter could think was: “Here we go again.”
Sponsored Content: We hope you found this content informative. Shop Gemplers.com for all your respirator needs.
Sponsored Content: We hope these products from Gemplers enhance your gardening experience.
"Right now I’m finding the panic button but I’m not pushing it yet. I just want to know where it is.”
From computer programs that regulate moisture sensors to smartphone apps that allow growers to monitor market data, most facets of agriculture continue their shift to digital platforms. This transition makes reliable internet access no longer a luxury, but a necessity.
David Schuler's online Christmas card, an homage to the health care industry, involves a drone photograph of 600 head of cattle lined up in the shape of an electrocardiogram readout and a heart.
Climate change is having an unexpected effect on the wine business.
Climate change has an unexpected effect on the wine business.