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November 29, 2012
Creamery holds contest in honor of month
In honor of October being National Farm to School Month, the Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery and Comstock Creamery held a contest to help kids understand the connection of communities with farms. The creamery had 604 students from 45 classrooms in the area return their completed forms....
education / life
November 29, 2012 - 8:52am
October 6, 2009
Wisconsin's cheese production rises 8.2 percent in a year
There's a big demand for Wisconsin cheese and the latest production numbers prove it. The government said Wisconsin cheese factories pumped out 8.2 percent more cheese in August than in the same month a year ago. That's about three times the national increase of 2.6 percent. And...
October 6, 2009 - 9:00am
Wisconsin cheese production up more than 3 percent in May
Wisconsin's continues to be more dominant as the nation's leading cheese-maker. The Badger State's cheese production for May grew by 3.2 percent from the year, while No. 2 California kept slipping with a production decline of 2.6 percent. Nationally, cheese production grew by...
July 6, 2009 - 9:01am
July 2, 2009
Keene and Place top two finishers in Cheese Curd fest 10K run
This year's Ellsworth Cheese Curd Fest 10K run was graced by the presence of two of the best distance runners in the Upper Midwest. Prescott's Jessop Keene and Ellsworth's Morgan Place had the top two times in Saturday's race which started and finished at the Pierce County Fairgrounds. Keene...
July 2, 2009 - 1:23pm
June 28, 2009
Hubbers 3rd, Blues 5th in Cheese Curd Classic tourney
ELLSWORTH - Both Ellsworth and Plum City won two games at last weekend's Ellsworth Hubber Cheese Curd Classic Tournament at Bob Young Field. The...
June 28, 2009 - 7:47pm
June 26, 2009
Ellsworth tops PC, Elmwood loses at Hubber Cheese Curd Classic Tournament
Ellsworth survived to edge Plum City 4-3 and Elmwood lost to Hudson 12-2 in the first evening of action at the Ellsworth Hubber Cheese Curd Classic...
June 26, 2009 - 11:26pm
Cheese Curd Fest - Nights 1 and 2
June 26, 2009 - 8:48pm
May 5, 2009
Cheese production up 6.5 percent from last year
The recession has folks eating at home more often and apparently, they're eating more cheese. Wisconsin's cheese production for March was up a whopping 6.5 percent from the same time a year ago. The Badger State made just more than 223 million pounds of cheese in March. And the...
May 5, 2009 - 9:14am
December 4, 2008
Recession not stopping cheese production
Wisconsin's cheese production continues to grow in spite of the recession. According to the National Ag Statistics Service, the Badger State made 4.9 percent more cheese in October than it did a year ago. The total was just under 220 million pounds. Wisconsin's increase was almost...
December 4, 2008 - 12:00am
October 6, 2008
America's Dairlyand extends cheese lead over California
California may have happy cows, but more consumers prefer their cheese from Wisconsin cows. The Badger State traditionally leads the country in cheese production and the gap over No.
October 6, 2008 - 12:00am
September 8, 2008
Wisconsin pulling away from California in cheese race
Wisconsin keeps getting more dominant in the U.S. cheese market. fficials said the Badger State made almost 3 percent more cheese in July than the year before - while second-place California's output dropped by almost 12 percent. The gap has been widening for most of the year. Wisconsin...
September 8, 2008 - 12:00am
August 5, 2008
Keeping cheesehead nation proud Wisconsin extends cheese lead
Wisconsin has extended its lead as the nation's No. 1 cheese maker. The Badger State produced 1.5 percent more cheese in June than it did a year ago. That's higher than the national increase of 1.3 percent. No.
August 5, 2008 - 12:00am
June 25, 2008
Hubbers' Cheese Curd Tournament this weekend
The Ellsworth Hubbers annual tournament is this weekend at Young Field in Summit Park. The eight teams in this year's tournament are Plum City, Hudson, Menomonie, River Falls, Elmwood, Lake City and New Richmond along with the host Ellsworth. The schedule for this year's tournament...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am
Join the herd for the Cheese Curd Festival
The "Cheese Curd Capital of Wisconsin" celebrates that honor with the seventh annual Ellsworth Cheese Curd Festival this Thursday through Sunday at various locations throughout the village. The festival, sponsored by the local chamber of commerce, will feature crafts, a flea market...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am