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February 29, 2016
UWRF Professor Brian Smith holds up a yellow plum he hybridized. He is now working on a hybrid table grape that could handle the cold winter. Smith has been breeding various fruit varieties since he was a child.
New table grape could last through frigid temps
February 29, 2016 - 9:34am
February 25, 2016
River Falls-grown alfalfa sprouts causing food-borne illnesses, say health officials; 'Sanctuary cities' bill unlikely to pass; 13 more Wisconsin news stories
February 25, 2016 - 8:20am
February 19, 2016
Assembly wraps up session: OKs voucher tax relief, mental health funding; Mississippi shipping could being by mid-March; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
February 19, 2016 - 8:12am
February 18, 2016
Watchdog group concerned about money in court race; Latino 'milkers' converge on Capitol for rally today; 12 more news stories from across Wisconsin
February 18, 2016 - 9:25am
February 15, 2016
UPDATED: Justice Scalia remembered by Abrahamson, Marquette Dean; low turnout expected for Tuesday's primary; plus 14 other news stories from around Wisconsin
February 15, 2016 - 2:22pm
December 27, 2015
Orion Samuelson, a radio and television agriculture broadcaster most widely known for hosting “U.S. Farm Report,” spoke at an area meeting for ag producers in Menomonie Dec. 7. (River Falls Journal photo by Judy Wiff)
Ag broadcasting icon tells farmers your job will never end, promote it
December 27, 2015 - 11:38am
Mike Pearson
This time, world population growth good for U.S. farmers, claims public TV host
December 27, 2015 - 11:31am
December 22, 2015
Study: 1 in 3 Kewanee County wells is unsafe; Dems want shared governance restored to UW System; plus 12 more Wisconsin news stories
December 22, 2015 - 9:04am
December 21, 2015
Speaker Ryan brushes off conservative criticism of spending deal; corn, soybean bins jammed in wake of near-perfect crop year; 12 more Wisconsin news stories
December 21, 2015 - 9:29am
December 4, 2015
Congress passes transportation funding, Obama expected to sign; cheesemakers widen state's production lead; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
December 4, 2015 - 9:25am
December 1, 2015
State's third fatal hunting victim was Spencer-area dairyman; firm's innovative milk condensation process embraced by investors; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
December 1, 2015 - 9:07am
November 3, 2015
Assembly voting on new FoodShare rules, every-student CPR training proposed; raw milk legislation reintroduced; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
November 3, 2015 - 8:57am
October 23, 2015
Senate panel endorses GAB disband, campaign funding bills; new legislation would track pain-killer meds; GE unwavering in closure of Milwaukee plant; more Wisconsin news stories
October 23, 2015 - 9:10am
October 22, 2015
Democrats stymie progress on GOP campaign finance changes by refusing to vote; hard-liners endorse Ryan for Speaker's post; 11 more stories from around Wisconsin
October 22, 2015 - 9:39am
October 21, 2015
Ryan would accept Speaker's job with conditions; Assembly to vote on GAB dissolution, campaign finance changes; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
October 21, 2015 - 8:41am
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