Grain producers are looking at potential negative returns for their farming efforts in 2016
Wood is a plentiful and accessible fuel for many in the Central and Northern parts of Wisconsin. It is relatively clean and comes from a renewable resource -- the forest or wood lot.
Palmer amaranth is an aggressive, invasive weed native to the desert regions of the southwest United States and northern Mexico.
A few years ago grain producers were basking in grain prices that had not been seen before. Around that same time dairy producers also saw a period of near record prices for milk.
A generation ago, passing on the family farm was a simple process. Profit margins were higher, land values were lower, farm size was smaller, and tax rates didn’t seem as significant.