dairy_industry

Small dairy farmer hopeful for industry's future

For the first time in decades the number of dairy farms in Wisconsin has dropped below 10,000 putting smaller farms at more risk of being on the chopping block.

Cheesemakers add variety with goat, sheep milk

Cows have long been the stars of Wisconsin's dairy industry, but goats and sheep will share a bigger portion of the spotlight when the World Championship Cheese Contest begins Tuesday in Madison.