Farm Equipment on Roads
- Wisconsin Department of Transportation Site pertaining to Agricultural Equipment and Vehicles.
- Easy to understand presentation by Sgt. Michael Klingenberg of Wis. State Patrol regarding; Ag Equipment on Our Roads: What Regulations Apply?
- Wisconsin Statue 86.021 Highways, cultivation of; injury by farm machinery.
Town Board reminds you that it is unlawful to plow, cultivate or otherwise work any land within the road right-of-way. We also recommend that farmers do not enter onto the road to turn equipment on the blacktop as this action damages the road surface. Violation can result in fines and cost of restoring the ditch or highway or both to their former condition. Refer to state statute 86.021.
Below shows an area where the ditch was cultivated and farmed. This is a direct violation.
Below indicates damage to the road way caused by farm equipment.