The Wisconsin Secretary of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection
is a state executive position in the Wisconsin state government.
The current officeholder is Ben Brancel.
Brancel was born and raised in Marquette County, Wisconsin. He managed a dairy operation for 22 years and now runs a 290-acre family farm with his wife, son, and daughter-in-law.
Brancel holds a BA in Animal science from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.
In 2010, the Wisconsin Secretary of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection was paid an estimated $123,248 according to the Council of State Governments.
2811 Agriculture Drive
P.O. Box 8911
Madison, Wisconsin 53708-8911
Phone: (608) 224-5012