Wisconsin farmer managing lower dairy and crop prices

Ben Augustine

Ben Augustine (center)

Wisconsin Corn Growers Association vice president Ben Augustine is a dairy farmer in Rusk County milking 700 cows and raising corn, soybeans and alfalfa.

He says after some profitable times in both the dairy and row crop sectors, belt-tightening is underway on his farm.

Brownfield spoke to Augustine at Commodity Classic in New Orleans.

 

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