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Climate change adding challenge to farming

Mon, 11/30/2015

New research shows the predicted warming of the climate could spell a decline in Wisconsin dairies’ economic productivity between 2020 and 2039.

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By Maggie Seiler, Special Publications Editor

Farmers have one guarantee: change. Farming, more than almost any other profession, is at the mercy of Mother Nature’s musings. As we enter what is expected to be a warmer than average winter for the northern part of the country, we are reminded of the ups and downs of the climate and its effects on farms’ pocketbooks. Read more

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