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Women Caring for the Land Workshops

Wisconsin Farmers Union, in partnership with Pheasants Forever, will host five Women Caring for the Land workshops around the state this summer. The workshops are geared toward women farmers or landowners who are interested in learning more about conservation and networking with other farm women in their region.

• July 25, Brooks Farms, N1757 County Road A, Waupaca.
• August 2, Autumn Moon Farm, 854 Fritz Road, Belleville.
• August 8, Salas Farm, N8996 Hwy 26, Burnett.
• August 9, Glacial Lake Cranberries, 2480 Cty Road D, Wisconsin Rapids.
• August 15, Blue Ox Organics, N11253 State Hwy 25, Wheeler.


See the flyer for more information.


Attached files: [Women_Caring_Land_2017_Poster.pdf],

News & Events AUG 30th

Public invited to comment on priorities for water quality standards

Where should state environmental officials focus efforts to protect our water for the next three years?

State officials are seeking public comment on a draft list of five water quality standards proposed as priorities for protecting Wisconsin’s lakes and rivers. 

Stakeholders are invited to comment on DNR’s draft priority list from August 28 to October 5, 2018. The draft report of the 2018 – 2020 TSR priorities, which includes the list and topic descriptions, can be found HERE.

A public hearing will be held on September 21, 2018 from 10:00 to 11:00 AM at 101 S. Webster St., Madison, in Room G27.

Questions or comments on the triennial standards review process should be directed to Marcia Willhite by calling (608) 267-7425, e-mailing marcia.willhite@wisconsin.gov, or mailing to Wisconsin DNR WT/3, PO Box 7921, Madison, WI 53707.

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Local News SEP 22nd

2 wounded in Wisconsin shooting discharged from hospital

MADISON (AP) — Two people shot by a colleague this week at a Wisconsin software company have been discharged from a Madison hospital....

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