Wisconsin is ranked first in the Midwest for aquaculture and is home to more than 2,400 fish farms. With 56 ponds and 80 acres of land, Rushing Waters Fisheries in Palmyra is the largest trout fish farm in the state.
Thanks to new technologies in the agriculture industry, Wisconsin farmers have seen amazing improvements in the way their farms operate.
Over the last two decades, Wisconsin corn growers have supplied corn for ethanol, helping it become an important fuel in our state and across the country.
There’s no doubt about it: our state knows a thing or two about cheese! And, it’s all thanks to the dairy farmers and cheesemakers, who dedicate their lives to creating the award-winning products that make Wisconsin famous!Today on Discover Wisconsin, we’re highlighting our heritage of crafting award-winning cheese!
With its rich history, hometown values and natural beauty, Elkhorn feels like a classic, Americana, small town. Local businesses thrive, a historic home on the edge of town has surprises around ever corner, and during the holiday season, it becomes clear why people around the world know this community simply as ‘The Christmas Card Town.’ Annual events like the Walworth County Fair, Ribfest and the Antique Flea Market bring thousands of people to town, while the Southern Unit of the Kettle Moraine State Forest and Lauderdale Lakes provide a tranquil escape from the hustle and bustle of downtown. Come explore just what makes Elkhorn a postcard perfect destination!