Category Archives: Local Food

Family Farm Defenders “Just Say Cheese” Holiday Gift Boxes are back!

Family Farm Defenders is proud to once again offer the following treats that your family and friends are sure to enjoy this season. Our gift boxes feature award-winning Cedar Grove Cheese along with wild rice, sunflower oil, bison cranberry summer … Continue reading

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Family Farm Defenders Responds to Midwest Drought by Raising Funds to Help Wisconsin Farmers – Teams Up With the First Annual Wisconsin Reggae Festival for a Drought Relief Benefit Show

For Immediate Release Aug. 2, 2012 Contact: 608-260-0900 – John Peck, executive director, Family Farm Defenders Sat. Aug. 18th 3:00 pm – 1:30 am High Saloon 701 E. Washington Ave, Madison, WI Family farmers across America’s Heartland are in the … Continue reading

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Want More Local Fresh Food? Then Stop Criminalizing Family Farmers!

By:  John Kinsman, President of Family Farm Defenders Published by Common Dreams 1/10/12 http://www.commondreams.org/view/2012/01/10-0 On Wed. Jan. 11th dairy farmer, Vernon Herschberger must appear before a county judge in Baraboo, WI – his crime, providing unpasteurized dairy products from his … Continue reading

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Rally for Raw Milk to Defend Local Food!

For Immediate Release                                                                       Jan. 10, 2012 Contact:   John E. Peck, executive director, Family Farm Defenders  #608-260-0900 John Kinsman, president, Family Farm Defenders  #608-986-3815 Wed. Jan. 11th 12:00 Noon   Sauk County Courthouse Steps (515 Oak St. in Baraboo) Local fresh food … Continue reading

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