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Alice in Dairyland: On the road with Alice — it’s harvest season in Wis.
Taylor Schaefer
As the leaves begin to change, Wisconsin farmers will soon be busy harvesting potatoes, cranberries, ginseng, and other top Wisconsin commodities. To no surprise, our state is the No. 1 producer of corn silage in the United States, producing more than 19 million tons in 2021 alone. It makes sense that Wisconsin produces nearly 14% of the corn silage grown in the nation, as it is the perfect fuel for dairy cows.