The Fields Report Interview

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At the intersection of food, soil, climate, farming and water   “I’m Quitting My Job” November 10, 2020 The statement strung together by the four words, “I’m quitting my job,” changed a man’s life trajectory from an east coast cardiologist …

Butler Farm Tour in the News

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Lynn Grooms/Agri-View Jun 13, 2017 SPRING GREEN, Wis. – More than 125 people attended a tour May 25 showcasing rotational grazing systems and conservation efforts. Hosted by Iowa County’s Farmer-Led Watershed Group and the Michael Fields Agricultural Institute, the tour …

Pasture Fed Beef is better!

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Pasture-fed animals may produce meat that has enhanced health benefits. A report in the Nutrition Journal summarized research which showed that beef from pasture-raised cows had lower levels of unhealthy fats, higher levels of omega-3 fatty acids (the kind found in salmon …

Our Livestock

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The welfare of our animals is our central concern. During the spring, summer and fall months, they spend their days in our verdant pastures, resting comfortably in the shade during the heat of the day. In the winter, they are …

The Driftless Area

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Our farm is located in the Driftless Area of Wisconsin. A truly special place, the Driftless area refers to a region including southwestern Wisconsin, and smaller parts of Minnesota, Iowa and Illinois, which was “missed” by the glacier back in …


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“When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect”…..Aldo Leopold –A Sand County Almanac–1948