Update on Swine PRRS/SECD Rule Changes

Swine producers/youth exhibitors, please take a moment to read some of the following information concerning: *Movement of swine into and within the state of Wisconsin *Movement of swine for fairs/shows, etc. Testing Reimbursement Program The Wisconsin Pork Association is offering $25 grants to pork producers to help offset costs of testing for Porcine Reproductive and […]

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New Swine Requirements 2018 from DATCP

MADISON – Swine moving into and within Wisconsin will have to meet new testing requirements beginning Feb. 1, State Veterinarian Dr. Paul McGraw announced. The new requirements are intended to help control the spread of two diseases: swine enteric corona virus disease, known as SECD, and porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome, or PRRS. Both have […]

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WI Jr Targhee Sheep Association to give away 2018 Starter Flock

OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE:  Wisconsin Junior Targhee Sheep Association Announces 2018 Starter Flock Giveaway.   The Wisconsin Junior Targhee Sheep Association will again be giving away a starter flock of three Targhee ewes in 2018 to a lucky Wisconsin youth.  Applicants must be aged 12 to 17 as of January 1, 2018, must be a resident […]

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Produce Safety Rules – new for 2018 and beyond

Produce Safety Rules take effect Jan. 26 Regulators will focus on educating farmers during the first year of regulation PUBLISHED ON January 17, 2018 New food safety regulations take effect Jan. 26 for Wisconsin’s biggest growers of fresh market fruit and vegetables, but regulators will focus on educating farmers during the first year of regulation. […]

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2018 WI State Fair Changes for Livestock Exhibitors

Livestock exhibitors – please open the link and read the informational letter sent from the WI State Fair.  If you have questions, please make sure to ask them prior to deadlines for the 2018 exhibit year!! NEW FOR 2018! Wisconsin State Fair is pleased to announce implementation of a new national certification program available for […]

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WI Hemp 101 – Educational Seminar

Please open the link below for a Wisconsin HEMP 101:  Educational Seminar – hosted by the WI Farm Bureau Federation. The Event will take place January 30, 2018 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the Chippewa Valley Technical College Business Education Center, Room 103A/B. Wisconsin Hemp 101_ Educational Seminar

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2018 Lafayette County Archery Schedule

The archery practice season will start Sunday, January 7 at Belmont School from 1:00-4:00 pm. I have attached to forms that need to be completed by each member. Please let us know if you are not able to open the files. Remember members and parents need to sign the forms.  Archery 2018 Expectation Waiver    Agreement […]

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