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Rare Wisconsin Tobacco Farmers Hang On To Tradition

Tobacco used to be a major cash crop in Wisconsin, but today very few farms remain. Those that do are ...

Cannibal Sandwiches: A Polarizing And Misunderstood Wisconsin Tradition

Imagine. It’s the holidays and to quiet your pre-dinner hunger, someone hands you a slice of rye bread topped with ...

The Full Moon Faux Pas

The super blood wolf moon is coming! While this sounds creepy, it’s actually just a close-up lunar eclipse that turns ...

The Lands We Share: Drew Dettmann

In the 1950s, there were over 100,000 dairy farms in Wisconsin. Today, fewer than 10,000 remain. The Dettmann family, descendants ...

The Lands We Share: The Vangs

In the mid 1970s, Cheu and Chia Vang of Laos moved to the United States from a refugee camp in ...

Medford Teacher Brings The Farm To The Classroom

Main Street in Medford looks like any other rural Wisconsin community. It’s home to the Taylor County Courthouse and is ...

The Lands We Share: The Allens

Husband and wife Russell and Chris Allen just finished their 43rd season running Allen’s Allenville Produce. It's a farm, farm ...

Cream Puffs And Corn Dogs: A History Of The Wisconsin State Fair

People are flocking from across the state to West Allis this week for the Wisconsin State Fair. The best in ...

La Crosse’s Public Library Has Added Seeds To Its Collection

Roman orator Cicero said, “If you have a garden and library, you have everything you need.” La Crosse librarian and ...

La Crosse’s Public Library Has Added Seeds To Its Collection

Roman orator Cicero said, “If you have a garden and library, you have everything you need.” La Crosse librarian and ...

The Simple Device That Transformed The Dairy Industry

The Babcock butterfat test, developed at the University of Wisconsin, provided a simple and inexpensive way to assess the quality of milk. The test ...

Family Letters Reveal Story Of Farm Life In Wisconsin Over 20th Century

In the mid-1990s, Sara DeLuca received gift of letters from her aunt Margaret. The letters, written by the women in ...

Alice in Dairyland, Wisconsin’s Agricultural Royalty

Walking around the Wisconsin State Fairgrounds with Zoey Brooks is like walking around with a celebrity. Everywhere we go, people ...