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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
July 17, 2017
Farm Service Agency county committee nomination period in Pierce County now open
July 17, 2017 - 10:00am
May 15, 2017
Borner Farm Project in Prescott will host 13 pizza nights this summer, every other Friday. The second one of the season will be held 5-8 p.m. May 19, with a variety of pizza choices to choose from. Photo courtesy of the Borner Farm Project and Ginger Pinson of the Pioneer Press
Where to park on pizza nights?
May 15, 2017 - 3:57pm
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
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
May 20, 2013
The 2013 Spring Valley Wisconsin's Farmers Market had its first vendor set up on Friday, May 10, when John and Arlene Snoeyenbos of Ellsworth displayed John's wood work.  Normally the Farmers Market is on Thursday's from 2 pm to 6 pm, but because of Thursday's cold raining and snow flake day, John decided to set up on Friday.  As you can see in the picture, the snow pile is just right of John.  
John decided his farm tractors and turtle flower planters are what is needed to finally bring spring.
-- Pho...
Spring Valley's Farmers Market up and running
May 20, 2013 - 11:01am
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 and sons 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.
Fair animal auction delivers improved results for beef exhibitors, less overall for everyone
August 18, 2009 - 3:01pm
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
A group from Pierce County traveled to Waterloo Wednesday to a media day ahead of the 2009 Wisconsin Farm Technology Days. From left are: Beth Ingli, Spring Valley; Mel Pittman, Plum City; and Bev and Roger Peterson of River Falls -- the 2010 show hosts.
Pierce group attends WFT media day; planning continues for RF event
June 6, 2009 - 8:58am
April 15, 2009
Editorial: Think ahead to farm show
April 15, 2009 - 3:57pm
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