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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 13, 2017
The Lawrence and Kay Huppert family, and Lori and Jason Kjos are hosting this year’s Pierce County Dairy Breakfast. Submitted photo
'Family farm' extending a public welcome for Dairy Breakfast June 17
June 13, 2017 - 6:24am
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
UW-River Falls student Amber Yager on A Hard Days Nite. Submitted photo
UW-River Falls annual Colt Sale set for May 6
May 3, 2017 - 5:00am
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
February 22, 2017
Wanted in Pierce County: Century and sesquicentennial farmers
February 22, 2017 - 3:45pm
Scott Ellevold, from Deer Park, Wisconsin, and Ray Fehlen, from Osceola, Wisconsin, both consigners in the St. Croix Valley Bull Test, look on at the bulls at Mann Valley Farm in the area where the animals will stay until April when they are sold in an auction. (Photo by Tori Lynn Schneider/Student Voice)
Bull! Testing draws farmer interest to River Falls from far away
November 22, 2016 - 11:51am
August 15, 2013
Letter: Cow entrants at county fair were unfairly singled out
August 15, 2013 - 3:20pm
August 16, 2012
Volunteers demonstrate antique threshing machinery at Farm City Day.
Doornink family rolls out welcome mat
August 16, 2012 - 1:20pm
July 11, 2012
Tractor rides set for July 21 and 28
July 11, 2012 - 10:37am
April 27, 2010
Youths invited to enter safety video contest; $1,750 in prize money for groups
April 27, 2010 - 5:01pm
January 26, 2010
Members of the St. Croix EMS rope rescue team rig from the rear of a fire truck Friday afternoon in preparation for pulling Buddy Schumacher from a bin on his rural Baldwin farm. Submitted photo.
Farmer counts himself 'lucky' to survive corn bin entrapment
January 26, 2010 - 4:27pm
August 18, 2009
At least 200 hundred people attended Friday evening's 4-H Meat Animal auction at the Pierce County Fair. Jack Hines presided as 80 4-H and FFA members sold their steers, hogs, lambs, ducks and chickens to help recover their investment in growing the animals. Steve Dzubay photo.
Fair animal auction delivers improved results for beef exhibitors, less overall for everyone
August 18, 2009 - 2:08pm
August 6, 2009
Wisconsin farm property values dip slightly; well above national average
August 6, 2009 - 9:00am