• News for Community

    Tuesday, July 28, 2020
    Release Date: July 28, 2020 Media Contact: Grace Atherton, Communications Director, (608) 224-5020,Grace.Atherton@wisconsin.gov MADISON – The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) has been notified that some Wisconsin residents have received unsolicited packages in the mail containing seeds that appear to have originated from China. The types of seeds in the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, July 01, 2020
    Release Date: July 1, 2020       Media Contacts: Rick Hummell, Public Information Officer, 608-224-5041 richard.hummell@wi.gov   MADISON – As of July 1, Wisconsin farmers facing increased stress and other challenges can access additional free and confidential counseling resources by contacting the Farm Center at the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Friday, April 03, 2020
     Online Exam Available for Temporary Pesticide Applicator CertificationRelease Date: April 2, 2020 Media Contact: Leeann Duwe, Public Information Officer, (608) 224-5130MADISON – A new online exam is available for individuals to become temporarily certified until October 31 as a commercial pesticide applicator. This video details how to sign-up for the exam, developed in partnership with the ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release