Ag Secretary Ben Brancel talks about America's Dairyland

By Mike Austin, Local 5 Ag Report ,

Published 05/29 2014 04:36PM

Updated 05/30 2014 09:05AM

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) - Wisconsin is America's Dairyland and the Secretary of Agriculture is prepared to defend our title.

Wisconsin produces a huge volume of products including, milk, cheese, yogurt and butter.  "A lot of the processors around the world would like to set up business here. They
think that Wisconsin has this brand name that is valuable," said Ben Brancel, Secretary of Agriculture.

According to the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board, Wisconsin has more dairy cows per square mile than any other state.

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