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1st Annual Raising Wisconsin’s Children Conference

The Raising Wisconsin’s Children Conference will be held on Thursday, January 13 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, January 15 from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. It is FREE and 100% virtual. We will have two keynote speakers – one each day. Colleagues will also present 15 sessions over the two days. Dads, […]

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Focus on Forage Webinar Series

Join the University of Wisconsin-Madison – Nutrient and Pest Management Program and Division of Extension on Jan. 26, Feb. 2, and Feb. 9 for the 2022 Focus on Forage webinar series. These series provide information to optimize production in Wisconsin. Webinars are free and run from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Pre-registration is required at http://go.wisc.edu/FarmReadyResearch. […]

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Animal Science Education Series 2022

This series is offered in connection with the University of Wisconsin Madison Animal & Dairy Sciences Department, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, and Division of Extension. The Wisconsin Youth Livestock Program (WYLP) is excited to offer these LIVE Virtual Zoom educational programs for the spring of 2022.  These current topics are for youth and adults […]

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4-H Livestock Quiz Bowl & Skill-a-thon Contest

Mark your calendars for the upcoming 4-H Livestock and Skill-a-thon Contest and the State 4-H Meats Judging Contest! If you have participated in the past or this is the first time you are hearing about the contest, we would love to have you join us for this day of learning, fun, and competition. What are […]

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Blain’s Show Virtual Event

Join experts from Nutrena Feed, Weaver Livestock and Blain’s Farm & Fleet for this free, virtual, multi-species (pigs, lambs, goats) show clinic! When: Thursday, January 6th @ 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Where: Hosted via Microsoft Teams (virtual) Topics include: Animal Selection, Preparation, Acclimation, Early Feeding Strategies, Beginning Breaking & Training, Early Season Daily Hair & Hide Care RSVP is […]

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USDA Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) Program Update

UW-Madison Division of Extension will be hosting a virtual meeting featuring Mark Stephenson, Director for the Center for Dairy Profitability and Dairy Policy & Analysis at UW-Madison. Mark will cover what a producer needs to know for the 2022 DMC sign-up and changes to the DMC program that could affect current and previous years coverage […]

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Badger Dairy Insight

Join the University of Wisconsin-Madison – Division of Extension’s Dairy Program bi-weekly on Tuesdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m. for the Badger Dairy Insight webinar series. There is no charge to participate in the sessions, but pre-registration is required to allow access to the session. Register online at http://go.wisc.edu/FarmReadyResearch. We are featuring your local Extension […]

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Farm Ready Research Webinar Series

Farm Ready Research is Extension’s agriculture winter webinar meeting series for farmers and ag professionals. Learn the most up-to-date information on topics from dairy and livestock production to forage and farm management. The programs are FREE, but you must register. Below are some upcoming topics: Tuesday, January 11, 1-2:30 p.m. – Animal Care Starts with […]

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2022 Small Ruminant Webinar Series

On January 11th from 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Todd Taylor, the University of Wisconsin-Madison Sheep Research Program Manager for the Arlington Agricultural Research Station Sheep Unit, will discuss the most complex sheep on the farm, the ewe. As the ewe moves through the production cycle, her needs change. Join Todd as he covers productive ewe […]

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Homemade Gifts for the Holiday Season

The holiday season is upon us and that means get-togethers with family and friends. Spread joy this year with a homemade gift that is easy to make and easy on your budget. From breads to cookies to soups, you are sure to find a mix for that special someone on your list. Consider these fun […]

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