Agriculture

Latest News and Information

Be Ready to Reduce Heat Stress in Cattle this Summer, News Release, June 17, 2022
Considerations for Buying and Selling Standing Forages, News Release, June 6, 2022
Smart Shopping: Dodging Disease When Purchasing Plants, News Release, May 20, 2022
Alfalfa Winter Injury & Kill: Evaluating Stands for 2022, News Release, April 27, 2022
April 2022 is Invasive Plant, Pest and Disease Awareness Month, News Release, April 8, 2022
Spring Grazing Cover Crops, News Release, March 18, 2022
Extension Farm Management Friday Webinar on March 18th, News Release, March 10, 2022
UW Madison Extension Cattle Feeders Series Slated for March 1st & 3rd Via Zoom, News Release, Feb. 9, 2022
Optimizing Value of Dairy Beef Cross Cattle from Birth to Harvest Webinar Series, News Release, Feb. 9, 2022
UW Extension to Offer Upcoming Gardening Mini Webinar Series, News Release, Feb. 1, 2022
Beef Cow Calf Workshop Slated for February 16th in Hillsboro, News Release, Jan. 21, 2022
Northern Soil Compaction Conference Slated for January 26 & 27, 2022, News Release, Jan. 6, 2022

2021 News Releases
2020 News Releases

Resources for Different Ag Related Subjects

2020 Wisconsin Custom Rate Guide for Field Work
Corn Silage Pricing Spreadsheet- 2018 update
Agriculture’s Economic Impact in Monroe County 2019

Wisconsin IOH (Implements of Husbandry) Permitting Information Websites

Wisconsin Department of Transportation Website on IOH rules and permitting
UW Extension site on IOH information

Farm Management Pages

Farm Land Rental Fact Sheet (pdf)
Wisconsin Farm Succession Professionals Network Dec. 2020 Newsletter (pdf)
UW Center for Dairy Profitability
Iowa State Ag Decision Maker
Center for Farm Financial Management- Univ. of Minnesota

Beef Resources

Wisconsin Beef Information Center
Western Wisconsin Beef Producer Fall 2021 Newsletter(pdf)

Land Use and Direct Marketing

Local Land Use Regulations for Roadside Produce Stands and Signs (2 pages, 110 KB .pdf) …Are you considering a roadside stand for selling your agricultural products? Check out this handout regarding local (county and municipal) land use regulations that you should consider.

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If you have any questions regarding Agriculture in Monroe County, please contact the office at 608-269-8722.

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