Articles by Hope Kirwan

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More cheesemakers and other dairy producers are competing in a Wisconsin-based contest in hopes of differentiating their product in an increasingly crowded market.
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Wisconsin dairy farmers and other producers are feeling the impact of trade uncertainty caused by the novel coronavirus outbreak.
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Personal income grew in Wisconsin in 2019, due in part to federal aid for farmers hurt by increased tariffs.
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Better Together is a program working to improve the mental health of youth in La Crosse County by educating the community about the impacts of trauma.
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The American Public Health Association is calling on federal, state and local governments to halt approval of large livestock farms until more is known about their impacts to public health.
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Turkey farms in Wisconsin continue to cater to local markets. But 2017 numbers numbers from the U.S. Department of Agriculture show some decline in production.
Wisconsinites have mixed reactions to the Department of Homeland Security's new plans for detaining and removing more undocumented immigrants.
As markets for artisan and specialty cheese grow, a new national survey found many cheesemakers have a hard time staying in operation.
Wisconsin dairy producers saw an increase in milk prices in December, reaching the highest price in the last two years.
The value of Wisconsin farmland was steady in 2016, unlike the rest of the Midwest.