Agriculture News & Announcements

Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center

Breakfast at the Barn

Featuring Kim Bremmer

Breakfast at 7:30AM

Presentation at 8:00AM

January 29, 2019

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Breakfast at the Barn



Join us for the Wisconsin Holstein Adult Convention!!!

February 22-24, 2019 – Holiday Inn Manitowoc
Hosted by Manitowoc County Holstein Association
Share Your Passion for the Holstein Breed!

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WHA Convention Flyer


Manitowoc County Holstein Association

*Dates to Remember*

December 31: Futurity Entries Due

January 1: Breeder’s Cup Entries Due

February 22-24:Wisconsin Adult Holstein Convention at the Holiday Inn

June 19: District 10 Holstein Show; Manitowoc County Expo

June 24-27: National Holstein Convention in Appleton


Agriculture Items of Interest

PAT session offered in Spanish

2017 Soybean Variety Performance Trials

Emergency Response

2016 Manitowoc County Manure Spill Prevention Guide

2016 Manitowoc County Manure Spill Response Guide

Wisconsin Agricultural  Sales 2015

Statewide Hauler List Final 2014

Custom Manure Applicator List

Locate your nearest custom operator and other services Custom Operators Inc

Manitowoc County Custom Operators Listing

Wisconsin 2013 Custom Rates Guide (Released in late 2016 or early 2017)

UW-Extension Dairy Team Resources




Fact Sheets

See how Manitowoc County ranks in dairy and crops compared to other Wisconsin Counties.

Farmer to Farmer – Hay, Forage, and Corn List – UW-Extension’s Grain Team has established this website where growers facing shortages can find growers who have excess feed to sell. Use of this site is free of charge to both buyers and sellers.

Fences in Agriculture Areas Fact Sheet

Footbath Alternatives by Nigel Cook, MRCVS, UW-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine

Mold and Mycotoxin Issues in Dairy Cattle: Effects, Prevention, and Treatment

Planting Winter Rye After Corn Silage: Managing for Forage

USDA’s Gross Margin Insurance Program for Dairy: What is it and Can it be Used for Risk Management



Chapter 28 – Manitowoc County Livestock Facility Licensing Ordinance

Food Safety

WI Radiological Emergency Information for farmers, food processors, and distributors

Papers of Interest

2013 Heifer Report with 2015 Feed Price Numbers

Composting Bedded Pack Barns for Dairy Housing

Water Quality and Quantity for Dairy Cattle


State Dairy & Agriculture News Releases


Related Links of Interest

Animal Sciences UW-Extension

U. S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

UW – Extension Agriculture Program Teams

UW – Extension Agriculture & Natural Resources

UW-Extension Team Forage

UW-Madison Animal Sciences

UW-Dairy Science Department

UW – Vet School Freestall Information

Wisconsin Dept. of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection

Wisconsin Livestock Identification Consortium


BSE Food Safety and Other Facts

BSE – Mad Cow Disease


USDA Meat and Poultry Hotline

1-888-MPHotline, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Eastern Time)

Monday through Friday


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

Scott Gunderson 2013Scott Gunderson
Manitowoc County – UW Extension
Manitowoc County Office Complex
4319 Expo Drive
PO Box 935
Manitowoc, WI 54221-0935

Phone: 920-683-4168
Fax: 920-683-5062

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