Scientists Help Wis. Farmers Create Greener DairiesCows stand patiently in a tent-like chamber at a research farm in western Wisconsin, waiting for their breath to be tested. Outside, corrals have been set up with equipment to measure gas wafting from the ground. A nearby corn field contains tools that allow researchers to assess the effects of manure spread as fertilizer.
MN Dairy Farmers Adjust To Declining Milk ConsumptionJanet and John Bremer are dairy farmers in Hastings, and have seen a lot of changes over the years. "When my in-laws first began this farm, there was only three cows -- we now milk 128 every morning and every night," Bremer said. The couple said they understand the decline.
‘Stray Voltage’ Blamed For Dairy Cows’ Poor Milk OutputOn his Benton County dairy farm, Rob Beauchamp now grows only crops, not cows. He was forced to sell off his 92-head of Holsteins when their milk output dropped significantly.
Minn. Officials Link Illnesses To Farm's Raw Milk Minnesota health and agriculture officials say at least six illnesses are linked to raw dairy products from a Cambridge area farm.
Police Warn Of Destructive 'Gallon Smashing' Trend A new trend in viral videos has St. Paul police concerned -- it's called Gallon Smashing.
Super Bowl Ads Of 2013If the players weren't quite battling it out during the Super Bowl, the ads certainly were.
Happy New Year: 2013 Kicks Off With Lower Gas Prices Consider it a gift that's coming in a little late: the lowest gas prices we've seen in nearly two years.
Klobuchar: Cliff Bill Prevents Doubling Of Milk PricesIt looks like milk prices won't be going up. U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar says the fiscal cliff compromise approved after midnight would extend the farm bill along with current prices for milk.
Study: Kids Need Only 2 Cups Of Milk A DayA new study shows there should be a limit to how much milk children drink.
Tips For Getting The Best From Generic Brands It seems like we're all in the grocery store this time of year. And most of us buy a few store brands.
Semi Carrying 1,500 Gallons Of Milk Crashed On I-35Traffic is flowing Saturday morning on I-35 in Forest Lake after a semi accident shut it down for multiple hours on Friday night.
Wis. Milk Production Up 2 Percent, Minn. UnchangedMilk production continues to improve in Wisconsin, where dairy producers increased their output by 2 percent.
Raw Milk Trial Postponed, Protestors DemonstrateThe trial of a farmer accused of selling raw milk, which was supposed to get underway Monday morning in Hennepin County, has been postponed one week.
February Milk Production Improves In Wis., Minn.Even discounting the additional Leap Day, milk producers in Wisconsin and Minnesota had a better February this year than they did last year.
Wisconsin Dairy Industry Has Record-Setting YearWisconsin's dairy cows have had a record-setting year.