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An Advanced Grazing Economics workshop is being held at the Brown County UW Extension office, 1150 Bellevue Street, in Green Bay, WI on...

Bill Spurley hasn’t tilled this Linden-area farm for the past decade, and the benefits of this low-impact approach were clearly visible to those who had a unique look at his land, from four feet underground.

NRCS, county land conservation and DNR staff were able to stand in a trench dug...

Builds on Previous Investment in Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin

WASHINGTON, Oct.29, 2014 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today that more than $4 million in technical and financial assistance will be provided to help farmers and ranchers in the...

If you want to learn about the latest research on how cover crops and management intensive grazing can rebuild and recover our precious top soil in Wisconsin and around the globe this workshop is for you! Hosted by the River Country Grazing Network, a partnership with the National Grazing Lands...

This advanced series of short, one-day sessions provide technical updates for both farmers considering grazing and agency staff assisting them. Each will focus on a single topic and include experienced farmers as presenters. These courses are a partnership between Glacierland RC&D and the...

The Wisconsin Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program is offering scholarships to UWEX and LCD staff to attend the Conservation Professional Training Program’s online Healthy Soils courses and in-field...

Scientists agree that soil is a vital living resource, critical to boosting yields to meet our ever-growing demand for food. A good foundation for healthy soil includes creating just the right mix of physical, chemical and biological characteristics. When in balance, healthy soils not only...

Building on the basics from the Intro to Healthy Soils training, this intermediate-level online course will delve further into the topics of soil-water and soil moisture management. Students will gain an understanding of soil-water properties related to water quality and quantity, the benefits...

This intermediate-level online course will emphasize the importance of soil health in in terms of agronomic, economic and societal benefits. Course materials will explore the key agronomic management principles to improve soil health, including: reduced tillage, cover crops, crop rotations and...

This one-day, intermediate-level field training will build on the online course topics through hands-on activities and farm scenarios. The field training will focus on the evaluation of various agricultural practices on soil health parameters and selling these concepts to producers....

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