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Forage Production Clinic, February 16, 2017

February 16, 2017 – 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. -The Main Event, 206 Lemke St, Cecil, WI -Presentations: When is the Best Time to Use Fungicides on Forages?, Results from the 2016 Law Lignin Alfalfa Plots & Update on Alfalfa Seeding Rate Badger Plot Survey, Got Manure?  Results of the NE WI Decomposition Project.  $65.00 includes […]

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Grain Crops Production Clinic February 9, 2017

Grain Crops Production Clinic will be held on February 9, 2017 from 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. (NOTE DIFFERENT START TIME!!)  at two locations:  Premier Community Bank, 745 US Hwy 32, Pulaski, WI or Miron Construction, 1471 McMahon Drive, Neenah, WI.  Cost is $25.00 and includes lunch and materials.  CCA Credits Applied for.  See attached for […]

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Cattle Feeders Update for 2017!

Cattle Feeders Update for 2017 will be held on Tuesday, February 21, 2107 at the Equity Livestock Sale Barn, Highway 45, Marion, WI.  Call the Waupaca County UW-Extension office at (715)258-6231 to reserve your spot!  Starts at noon with a free lunch sponsored by Equity Livestock.  See attached for further information: 2017-cattle-feeder-program

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2017 Annual CAFO Update Meetings January 31, 2017 or February 1, 2017

2017 Annual CAFO Update – January 31, 2017, Tundra Lodge Conference Center, 865 Lombardi Avenue, Green Bay, WI 8:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.  OR  Crystal Falls Banquet, 1500 Handschke Drive, New London, WI 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. 2017 Annual CAFO Update – February 1, 2017, Silver Valley Banquet, 1222 S Alverno Road, Manitowoc, WI  8:00 a.m.-11:45 a.m. OR UW […]

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2017 Private Pesticide Applicator Training Dates

2017 Private Pesticide Applicator training dates will be Wednesday, January 25, 2017 or Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at the Shawano County Courthouse, Room AB at 10:00 a.m.  Cost for the manual and exam is $30.00.  See attached for more information:  2017expirationletter-doc

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New Veterinary Feed Directive

Just released from Bernadette (Bernie) O’Rourke, UW-Extension Youth Livestock Specialist, is the latest information on the VFD: Starting Jan.1, 2017, in order to use feed antibiotics you will need a veterinary prescription in order to do so – not over the counter.  This change DOES NOT apply to injectables. There is a 4 Page pdf […]

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2017 Cow College

2017 Cow College – January 10th- Economics of Dry Cow Therapy & Achieving High Pregnancy Rates in High Producing Cows, FVTC, Clintonville 1-3pm.  January 17-Effectively Managing Digital Dermatitis & Other Hoof Health Issues in the Dairy Herd, FVTC, Clintonville 1-3 pm.  January 24-Farm Tour Robotic Milking Systems, N4735 Cty EE, Appleton, WI, 10:00 a.m.  $5.00 for 1 session […]

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2016-2017 Wisconsin Farm Succession and Estate Planning Webinar Series

Marinette/Oconto/Shawano UW-Extension are offering a series of webinars on farm succession and estate planning.  Pre-registration is recommended.  October 27 – Overview of Succession Planning, November 17 – How Big is Your House? How Big Does it Need to Be?  Financial Analysis for Succession Planning, January 26 – Estate Planning, February 23 – Long Term Care:  […]

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Midwest Manure Summit – February 22 & 23, 2017

*Save the Date* Midwest Manure Summit will be held February 22 & 23, 2017 at the Radisson Hotel and Conference Center, Green Bay, WI.  For more information go to http://www.midwestmanure.org or see attached flyer midwest-manure-summit-brochure-final

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Want to See Your Free Credit Report? UW-Extension Campaign Makes it Easy

‘Check Your Free Credit Report Campaign: 2/2, 6/6, 10/10’ Registers Hundreds The Federal Trade Commission reports that only one out of every three Wisconsin adults checks their free credit report each year—making Wisconsin the sixth lowest of all the states for people checking their credit reports. The University of Wisconsin-Extension’s “Check Your Free Credit Report: […]

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Leadership Shawano County

You can find Jay Moynihan’s Leadership Shawano County class materials on our Leadership Shawano County page. At this link: Leadership Shawano County

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