Red Cedar

Red Cedar Conference

Soil Health and Water Quality are certainly hot topics today. In light of the recent Notice of Intent by Des Moines Water Works to sue county board supervisors for nitrate pollution in their district, it certainly behooves us to understand the issues and solutions for water quality improvement. I encourage you to participate in the upcoming Red Cedar Conference. Registration is required, and it is free for all farmers and WFU members !

No Till

Northwest WI Cover Crop and Soil Health Learning Sessions

  Soil Health, Quality No-Till and Cover Crops – February 25 The Natural Resources Conservation Service is sponsoring a FREE public workshop. Barry Fisher, State Soil Health Specialist/ Agronomist from Indiana NRCS, will be conducting a workshop on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at the Eagles Club, 2588 Hallie Road in Chippewa Falls. The workshop will […]


UW-Extension Cattle Feeders Clinics slated for Feb. 9 – 12 around the state

Minimizing health problems of feeder cattle is critical to profitability. Larry Baumann, UW-Extension veterinarian/animal health specialist, and Sandy Stuttgen and Sarah Mills-Lloyd, UW-Extension agriculture agents will present information on protocols and considerations for managing calf health including getting newly arrived feeder calves off to a good start. The Cattle Feeders Clinics will be held at seven locations around the state beginning on Feb. 9 and going through Feb. 12.


Pepin County Farm Management Club Annual Meeting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 20, 2014 Contact: Mike Travis, Agriculture Agent 715-672-5214    Pepin County Farm Management Club Annual Meeting scheduled for December 9 The Pepin County Farm Management Club is pleased to invite local farmers and agribusinesses to the club’s 68th Annual Meeting at Club 10 east of Durand at 11:30 a.m. on December […]