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Wisconsin Dairy Well-Being Conference

Wisconsin Dairy Well-Being Conference

 The care and well being of cattle in the state of Wisconsin is important to consumers and farmers alike. This conference will help producers improve the care of their cattle and gain a better understanding of advocating animal well-being. MARCH 7, 2014 Clarion Hotel & Conference Center 2703 Craig Road, Eau Claire, WI 8:30 AM—3:00 […]

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Implementing Good Agricultural Practices Course

Implementing Good Agricultural Practices Course

About this course: Implementing Good Agricultural Practices is a 3-week web-based course offered through the National GAPs Program. Class size is limited to 25 people on a first come, first serve basis. A minimum of 10 participants must be registered for us to offer the course. Special arrangements can be made for large groups to ensure everyone is in the same class together.

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Wisconsin Ag Women’s Summit

Wisconsin Ag Women’s Summit

Women from the Wisconsin agriculture community are encouraged to attend the annual Wisconsin Ag Women’s Summit at the Madison Marriott West in Madison. The Wisconsin Ag Women’s Summit is presented by Badgerland Financial, Wisconsin Farm Bureau and University of Wisconsin-Extension. The purpose of the Wisconsin Ag Women’s Summit is to connect women involved in all areas of Wisconsin’s diverse agriculture community.

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What Every Small Business Owner Should Know

What Every Small Business Owner Should Know

A workshop series for small business owners and farmers

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UW-Extension Farm Transition and Succession Planning Survey

UW-Extension Farm Transition and Succession Planning Survey

Plan for the future of your farm or put it off and hope for the best—which will you choose? A comprehensive planning effort can lead to a greater sense of ownership in the farm operations, enable greater financial security for each family member who is dependent on the operation, and can assist with decision-making. In short, a planning process promotes your family farm’s lasting legacy.

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2013 Farm Fresh Atlas

2013 Farm Fresh Atlas

The 2013 Farm Fresh Atlas™ of Southeastern Wisconsin  is available for pick up at the Kenosha County UW-Extension office! Our office location is: Kenosha County Center, 19600 – 75th St, Bristol, WI 53104 (Intersection of Hwys 45 & 50). You may also request a copy of the atlas by completing the form at: http://www.farmfreshsewi.org/contact.htm If […]

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Ties to the Land

Ties to the Land

January – March 2013 issue of Ties to the Land is now available in a new, more user friendly version. Click on the titles in the Table of Contents to be taken to the articles.

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Consumer’s Guide to Organic Food – New Publication Available

Consumer’s Guide to Organic Food – New Publication Available

The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trace and Consumer Protection (DATCP), in cooperation with their WI Organic Advisory Council, have developed marketing materials for organic farmers to help consumers understand what organic certification involves and what the organic label does, and does not, mean.

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Recycling Guide

Recycling Guide

Common household products like lawn and garden pesticides, automotive fluids, leftover paints, and other potentially harmful chemicals can pose a significant threat to the environment if not disposed of properly.

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