Stunning, but short sunflower season begins in Northwest Wisconsin By Robert Tabern - August 9, 2022 FacebookTwitter A beautiful sunflower field was spotted along U.S. Highway 8 near Balsam Lake, Wis. - Photography by Robert Tabern BALSAM LAKE – Be on the lookout for stunning sunflower fields across Northwest Wisconsin in the coming week or so, including this one on the south side of Hwy. 8, just east of 120th Street, […] Welcome. This content requires a membership. Already a member? Sign in above. First time? Please support The Leader by purchasing one of our memberships.