2019 Annual Report

Our 2019 Annual Report is here! Did you know that the Renk Agribusiness Institute actively engages in Research, Outreach, and Teaching activities? Teaching activities include instruction of 10 undergraduate and graduate courses, co-supervision of 10 …

COVID-19: Social Distancing for Farmers

  Paul D. Mitchell, Agricultural and Applied Economics, UW-Madison April 3, 2020 Office: (608) 265-6514 | Email: pdmitchell@wisc.edu | Web: http://www.aae.wisc.edu/pdmitchell To read and download this blog as a PDF CLICK HERE Governor Ever’s Safer-at-Home …

Coronavirus outbreak hurts agriculture markets

This article was written by Jeff Dahdah for Spectrum 1 News, the original article can be found here: https://spectrumnews1.com/wi/madison/news/2020/03/19/coronavirus-outbreak-hurts-agriculture-markets# As restaurants and bars are ordered to close dining-in options and crowds are limited to less …

2020 agriculture outlook amid COVID-19 outbreak

This article was written by Leigh Presley for the Kenosha News, the original article can be found here: https://www.kenoshanews.com/news/local/agriculture-outlook-amid-covid–outbreak/article_0c1a3104-64bd-5785-a4da-517bf6fcaab4.html  The first few months of the year have economists making lots of predictions. What will 2020 …

2019 Wisconsin Hemp Marketing Study

Report authored by: Shaheer Burney, PhD & Amber Remble, PhD. Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Wisconsin, River Falls. To get this report as a downloadable PDF, CLICK HERE Funding for this study was provided …

Hemp’s growing pains continue

This post is adapted from an article written by Lynn Grooms – lgrooms@madison.com for Agri-View’s Ag Update. To read the original article on the Agri-View website, click here. Tens of thousands of acres across the …