Wedig takes first at Collegiate Discussion Meet and advances to National Farm Bureau competition

Alison Wedig, from Darlington, Wisconsin, took first place at the Wisconsin Farm Bureau State Collegiate Discussion Meet. Wedig is a senior at the University of Wisconsin-Madison studying Life Sciences Communication. She was awarded a $1,500 scholarship sponsored by GROWMARK. Wedig will compete in the National Farm Bureau Discussion Meet in Reno, NV February 16-19, 2018. […]

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Harvest Handouts provides delicious Wisconsin-grown treats to UW-Madison students

Collegiate Farm Bureau at UW-Madison launched a brand new event this year to celebrate the end of harvest. Harvest Handout provided a number of locally-grown foods to students on the UW-Madison campus. CFB members spent their Friday morning on November 17 handing out these treats to hundreds of students. The handouts included beef jerky from […]

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Wedig and Willems advance to State Collegiate Discussion Meet

Collegiate Farm Bureau at the University of Wisconsin-Madison hosted the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation Collegiate Discussion Meet on Tuesday, November 14. The competitors discussed how Farm Bureau can help first-generation farmers and ranchers get started in agriculture. Alison Wedig and Connor Willems will be advancing to the state competition at the Young Farmer and Agriculturalist […]

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WI Assembly Representative Keith Ripp visits CFB meeting

Representative Keith Ripp from Assembly District 42 in Lodi, Wisconsin spoke at Collegiate Farm Bureau’s second meeting of the semester. Representative Ripp serves on the Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage, and Workforce Development. He is Chair of the Committee on Workforce Development and Vice Chair of the Committee on Local Government. Ripp […]

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