Latest News and Information

UW Extension Crops Information

2018 Hybrid and Variety Trials

Wisconsin Corn Hybrid Trials
Wisconsin Soybean Variety Trials
Wisconsin Winter Wheat Trials
Wisconsin Oat and Barley Trials
Southeast MN Soybean Variety Trial
Minnesota Field Crop Trial Results
Nov 2018 Bt Trait Table for selecting hybrids for 2019 growing season

Updates from the Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter

Ed Usset’s Grain Marketing Plans Page


Resouces for Different Ag Relates Subjects

2017 Wisconsin Custom Rate Guide for Field Work

Corn Silage Pricing Spreadsheet- 2018 update
Agriculture’s Economic Impact in Monroe County-2014

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)
UW Center for Dairy Profitability
Iowa State Ag Decision Maker
Center for Farm Financial Management- Univ. of Minnesota

UW Extension Dairy Pages
Dairy Management
Understanding Dairy Markets
Dairy Modernization
UW Extension Dairy Team Blog
Dairy Partner/ El Companero newsletter

Beef Resources
Wisconsin Beef Information Center

UW Extension Crops Information

University of Minnesota Applied Weed Science Research Reports
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter
Wisconsin Pest Bulletin
UW Extension Soil Science
UW Weed Science
UW Field Crop Plant Pathology
UW Extension Soybean Information
UW Extension Corn Information
UW Extension Corn Blog
Hay Price Information
Forages resources
Handy Bt Trait Table

Cash Rent Worksheet for Cropland (2 pages, 2232KB .xls) …This Microsoft Excel file can be saved on your own computer, it automatically calculates returns based on your farm data as you enter it.

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.

Links of Interest


If you have any questions regarding Agriculture in Monroe County, please contact:

Bill Halfman
Monroe County – UW Extension
14345 County Highway B, Room 1
Sparta, WI 54656-0309
Phone: 608-269-8722
Fax: 608-269-8767

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