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Local dairy industry a 'positive spot'
Times photo: Tere Dunlap The Spring Grove Dairy milking parlor was one of the highlights of the Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association and Wisconsin Dairy Business Association dairy tour Tuesday. The tour focused on innovations in the dairy industry, which are helping stimulate Wisconsins economy.
MONROE - Wisconsin's dairy industry is healthy and growing."That's one positive spot" among all the bad economic news, Laurie Fischer, executive director of the Wisconsin Dairy Business Association (WDBA), said Tuesday.The WDBA and Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association (WCMA) presented a dairy tour Tuesday at W&W Dairy in Monroe and at Spring Grove Dairy farm near Brodhead to give people an idea of the industry's modernization.