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1 Agriculture Extension offices facing changes: Plan restructures to cut budget by $3.6 million 11 Feb 2016, 1A
2 Agriculture Community garden spots available (Rock County Community Garden) 05 Mar 2016, 6A
3 Agriculture Sow nectar-rich plants to help struggling pollinators (includes: Helpful Websites; Plant suggestions) 14 Mar 2016, 1A
4 Agriculture Evansville woman named Alice finalist (Ann O'Leary)(Alice in Dairyland) 22 Mar 2016, 6A
5 Agriculture Odors return to Janesville: Farmers at work is likely cause 15 Apr 2016, 8A
6 Agriculture Community garden renting plots (Rock County Community Garden) 17 Apr 2016, 6A
7 Agriculture Fence purchases support FFA (Home Grown)(Red Brand fence) 18 Apr 2016, 4A
8 Agriculture Craig FFA spring plant sale is May 4-7 29 Apr 2016, 2A
9 Agriculture Generations of farming, decades of change: Spring planting is long on family knowledge, but tech is catching up (photo of Ken Leuty and Josh Franseen) 01 May 2016, 1A
10 Agriculture Call of the farm: Market vendors find their calling accidentally (and on purpose) (photo of Tony and Laura Jay)(Misty Meadows Dairy, Monroe)(Milk from their 150 goats is sent to Montchevre, a cheese factory in Belmont. They also sell their cheese at the Janesville Farmers Market.) 06 May 2016, 1A

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