Demo farms network forges ahead with soil health, water quality improvements

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MOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jamie Mara (920) 209-3990 | jmara@dairyforward.com Demo farms network forges ahead with soil health, water quality work PPF member farms participate in local-state-federal partnership LUXEMBURG, Wis. — Four forward-thinking northeastern Wisconsin farmers are helping to blaze a trail to better water quality by using innovative conservation techniques and helping promote them […]

Report weather conditions in your area

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How heavy was the rainfall overnight? How much snow fell during the latest snowstorm? How bad is the drought this year? Join over 500 fellow volunteers across Wisconsin who report precipitation online to ensure measurements of snow, rain and hail is available for your area. The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow Network or CoCoRaHS […]

PPF hits 10,000-acre mark for cover crops in 2019, looks forward to 2020

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By Mary Hookham for PPF LUXEMBURG, Wis. — For nearly four years now, Peninsula Pride Farms has been providing incentives and encouragement to farmers in southern Door and Kewaunee counties to continuously improve practices that protect and improve water quality. Those efforts are making a difference, and they’re making PPF President Don Niles proud. “We’ve […]

Farmer-led watershed group hits 10,000-acre mark for cover crops

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Feb. 28, 2020 Contact: Jamie Mara (920) 209-3990 | jmara@dairyforward.com Farmer-led watershed group hits 10,000-acre mark for cover crops Peninsula Pride Farms reviews 2019 successes, looks ahead LUXEMBURG, Wis. — For nearly four years now, Peninsula Pride Farms has been providing incentives and encouragement to farmers in southern Door and Kewaunee counties […]

Accomplishments, goals propel water quality group forward

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By Mary Hookham for PPF For nearly four years now, Peninsula Pride Farms has been providing incentives and encouragement to Door and Kewaunee county farmers to continuously improve practices that protect and improve water quality. Those efforts are making a difference, and they’re making PPF President Don Niles proud. “We’ve been progressing every year,” Niles, […]

Meet Nick Guilette!

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What was your prior role at AgSource, and what is your current job with Ebert Enterprises? At AgSource I was responsible for completing nutrient management plans (NMP) and other relevant permit application work for clients in mainly northeastern Wisconsin. I am involved with PPF and co-chairman with Nathen Nysse for the Door-Kewaunee Demonstration Farm Network.  […]

Here’s to a new year for PPF!

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By Don Niles, president Greetings once again! It seems like we just started Peninsula Pride Farms, but the reality is we are wrapping up our fourth year. If we take a moment to reflect, we have come a very long way as an organization, and as individual active members. Our accomplishments are real. Cost sharing […]