Join the people behind the Lower Fox Demonstration Farms Network on Wednesday, June 15, 2016, to learn about the great conservation practices being used to improve both soil health and the water quality in northeast Wisconsin. Whether you can spend the day with us or simply join our partners in...
Madison, Wis. – June 2, 2016 – On June 15, two Green Bay area farms will host an “Open House & Field Day” event to demonstrate cutting-edge conservation practices used to reduce phosphorus from entering the Fox River, where it can contribute to the growth of harmful blooms of algae and dead...
Join us for a webinar on Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at 10:00 AM CDT. Mark your calendar and save this information for viewing: Join from your computer, tablet or smartphone: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join.477374773
The carbonate bedrock and highly permeable sandy soils that underlay a significant portion of Wisconsin's agricultural production areas present unique challenges. Sinkholes, low filtering shallow soils, closed depressions and fracture traces increase the challenge of protecting Wisconsin's...,
Join fellow conservation professionals to better understand the basics of agriculture through a multi component course taught by experienced local, state, and federal conservationists.
The course will feature both online and in-person sessions throughout May and June, 2016.
Basics of Agriculture for Conservation
Join fellow conservation professionals to better understand the basics of agriculture through a multi component course taught by experienced local, state, and federal conservationists. The course will...
A public Webinar will be held on Thursday, April 14, 2016, at 12:00pm CDT to provide an overview of the Report from the Manure Irrigation Workgroup.
The webinar will include approximately 45 minutes of presentation followed by 30 minutes for answering questions submitted by attendees...
The National Weather Service is looking for crop consultants, farmers, and others to provide precipitation information to help verify and ground truth radar estimates and create a more accurate picture of weather events.
Participants will use a standardized rain gauge (their research has...
[ALTOONA, Iowa]—Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in Polk County is hosting a cover crops workshop on Wednesday, March 2 from 1:30-3 p.m.
Guest speakers, Tom Kaspar, USDA Agricultural Research Service cover crops researcher, and ISU Extension Field Agronomist, Mark Johnson,...
Plan to attend . . . Whether you’re considering tiling for the first time, adding to an existing field or experiencing blowouts and other chal- lenges, this workshop will empower you to more fully understand how drainage systems work and how planning ahead is the difference between improving...,
10 am Welcome & Introduction
Kevin Erb, UW-Extension
10:05 Understanding Drainage Systems
Gary Sands, Univ of Minnesota Professor & Extension Engineer
10:45 Locating Older Drainage Systems
Steve Hoffman, InDepth Agronomy, Kevin...,
Cost $30.00/person before March.16th registration deadline. Fee rises to $40.00 after March 16, 2016 for late registrations.
Make check payable to:
BCT- Brown County Treasurer
Send registration form and check to:
Brown County UW-Extension Attn: Joan
1150 Bellevue St...