agriculture

State Senate To Consider NR Board Changes

More members of the state's Natural Resources board would have to have a background in agriculture or hunting and fishing, if lawmakers approve a bill in front of them this week.

Wis. State Trade Mission Going To Vietnam

The top agricultural official from Wisconsin will leave for Vietnam Saturday on a trade mission designed to tap opportunities for the state's dairy and livestock industries.

Pepin Heights Orchards Issues Cider Advisory

Pepin Heights Orchards is advising consumers to discard certain Pepin Heights brand Honeycrisp Apple Cider.The Minnesota Agriculture Department said lab tests found some products may be contaminated with a mycotoxin called patulin.Lake City-based Pepin Heights said the advisory is precautionary.…