British agronomist visits with PPF

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British agronomist Tim Stephens traveled to Kewaunee County on Oct. 27 as part of a fact-finding mission he is on to help farmers in southwest England deal with environmental issues. Specifically, Stephens met with members of the Peninsula Pride Farms, the farmer-led initiative to use science to make farming more environmentally friendly. Stephens is employed […]

PPF member wins U.S. Dairy Sustainability award

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The Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy®, established under the leadership of dairy farmers, announced its sixth annual U.S. Dairy Sustainability Awards in a June 28 Chicago ceremony. The program recognizes dairy farms, businesses and partnerships whose practices improve the well-being of people, animals and the planet. Peninsula Pride Farms member Kinnard Farms, Casco, won a national […]

Cattle, humans both help taint wells in Wisconsin’s Kewaunee County

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Cattle, humans both help taint wells in Wisconsin’s Kewaunee County In a new study of groundwater conditions in dairy farm-intensive Kewaunee County, researchers found higher levels of well contamination from cattle during wet weather events — when manure, rain and melting snow can seep quickly into the ground. But the results also show that cattle in this […]

Peninsula Pride Farms awarded Professional Dairy Producers Foundation grant

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Professional Dairy Producers Foundation makes grant decisions for education projects in 2017 The Professional Dairy Producers Foundation (PDPF) board of directors has made its funding decisions for education projects for dairy producers and their communities.   The Foundation is proud to award the following grants: Peninsula Pride Farms Inc.  for a Pathogens in our Environment Program.  […]