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June 7, 2019
In late May, the strawberries haven't quite grown yet, but they're starting to bloom at Driftless Orchard in Hager City. Pictured here are Madeline Neenan (left), Clare Neenan and Francis, Clare's son. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Strawberry season starts soon at Driftless Orchard
June 7, 2019 - 12:00pm
June 6, 2019
Apples won't be ready until 2020 at Driftless Orchard. Until then, Madeline (left), Clare and Francis suggest stopping by the strawberry picking times on their website: www.driftlessorchard.com. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Pick some sweet somethings: Strawberries season starts soon
June 6, 2019 - 5:00pm
March 13, 2019
Snowfalls have reached some records this winter in some areas requiring extra efforts from farmers and wildlife to get on with everyday life. Michael Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Season of 'snowmageddon' and its effects on farmers and animals
March 13, 2019 - 8:00am
July 9, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Wis. soybean farmers about to lose more money to tariff battle; more state news stories
July 9, 2018 - 8:50am
August 8, 2017
Late blight can destroy tomato and potato plants in seven to 10 days, according to the UW-Extension office. The fungus-like water mold can decimate the plants if weather conditions are cool and wet. Photo courtesy of UW-Extension program
Late blight found in Pierce County
August 8, 2017 - 7:00pm
June 10, 2017
The Lenz family started the Threshing Table Farm with 10 acres of land, but recent growth in their number of shares purchased has forced the family to rent an additional eight acres of land to fill their orders. Courtesy of Ailts Photography
Threshing Table Farm still producing after 10 years
June 10, 2017 - 5:00am
May 15, 2017
Borner Farm Project in Prescott will host 13 pizza nights this summer, every other Friday. The second one of the season will be held 5-8 p.m. May 19, with a variety of pizza choices to choose from. Photo courtesy of the Borner Farm Project and Ginger Pinson of the Pioneer Press
Where to park on pizza nights?
May 15, 2017 - 3:57pm
May 3, 2017
The Kelly family raises chickens on their farm near Red Wing. Marty Kelly says he teaches his children safe handling and hygiene practices when caring for the birds. Photo courtesy of Marty Kelly
Keep safe keeping backyard chickens
May 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 26, 2017
“I fell so hard in love with this pig within the first five minutes of meeting him,” said sanctuary founder, Kara Breci. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
April 26, 2017 - 3:00pm
April 12, 2017
Anthony Borostowski
Wisconsin roundup: Trooper killed in crash might have been pursuing offender; 11 more state news stories
April 12, 2017 - 10:43am
October 19, 2016
Gordon Bailey of Newport takes a break from restoring a former farm to native prairie. (Submitted photo)
Bailey Nurseries chairman wins conservation award
October 19, 2016 - 2:43pm
August 16, 2012
Volunteers demonstrate antique threshing machinery at Farm City Day.
Doornink family rolls out welcome mat
August 16, 2012 - 1:20pm
May 17, 2012
Henk VanDyk won't be relaxing much in an easy chair now that he's retired from his long-time law practice. The New Richmond native still plans to keep busy operating a dairy operation in rural New Richmond.
Attorney gives up the law for the land
May 17, 2012 - 9:58am
April 27, 2010
Youths invited to enter safety video contest; $1,750 in prize money for groups
April 27, 2010 - 5:01pm
April 13, 2010
Town of Cylon man killed in farm accident
April 13, 2010 - 9:47am
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