farmers

Record dairy prices help farmers make it through down years

Dairy farmers use profits from good years to improve efficiency

When dairy prices hit a record high this year Lloyd Holterman, a dairy farmer for 33 years, didn't get too excited. He's been in the business long enough to know that what goes up must come down.

Calif. drought could help Wis. farmers

Farmers: Livestock, food pantry aid won't do much good now

President Barack Obama announced help with millions of dollars in livestock and food pantry aid but California farmers say that help won't do them much good now.

Ocean Spray releases cranberry harvest estimate

Cranberry harvest predicted to be about 11 million barrels globally, same as in 2012

This year's cranberry harvest is expected to be about 11 million barrels worldwide, or roughly about the same as last year's.

Ocean Spray releases cranberry harvest estimate

Cranberry harvest predicted to be about 11 million barrels globally, same as in 2012

This year's cranberry harvest is expected to be about 11 million barrels worldwide, or roughly about the same as last year's.

Ocean Spray releases cranberry harvest estimate

Cranberry harvest predicted to be about 11 million barrels globally, same as in 2012

This year's cranberry harvest is expected to be about 11 million barrels worldwide, or roughly about the same as last year's.

Ocean Spray releases cranberry harvest estimate

Cranberry harvest predicted to be about 11 million barrels globally, same as in 2012

This year's cranberry harvest is expected to be about 11 million barrels worldwide, or roughly about the same as last year's.

Lack of farm bill frustrates dairy farmers

Without action from Congress, U.S. will revert to 1949 programs

Wisconsin dairy farmers say they are frustrated by Congress' failure to pass a farm bill and concerned about what happens now.

Dairy farmers disagree on sales of raw milk

Advocates say raw milk tastes better and has more nutrients

When it comes to the sale of raw milk, even dairy farmers who drink their own raw product disagree over whether they and their peers should be allowed to sell it.