Wisconsin Dairy & Beef Well-Being Conference registration deadline Feb.7,2022

  Have you wondered how to increase the animal well-being on your farm? Are you interested in continuing education for your farm employees and yourself? UW-Madison Division of Extension is pleased to provide a platform for learning about current cattle well-being topics for Wisconsin’s farmers, veterinarians, and allied industries at our 2022 Wisconsin Dairy and […]

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Diving Into Dairy Data Projects

    Brief overview of the Dairy Brain project-a software being developed to provide status of their operation and herd health; Dairy Farm Data Ecosystems- a description of the value of data on farms and the Data Money Extension project past experiences. Some examples of applications and demonstrations will be included. Farm Ready Research Webinar […]

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Badger Dairy Insight-Animal Care Starts with the Calf, January 11, 2022

  Badger Dairy Insight Join the University of Wisconsin-Madison – Division of Extension’s Dairy Program bi-weekly on Tuesdays from 1- to 2:30 pm CST 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: https://extension.wisc.edu/agriculture/farm-ready-research/ We […]

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Extension Hosting USDA Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) Program Update!

Madison, Wisc. – 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 […]

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Rabbit & Poultry Fair Project Meetings!

The Rabbit and Poultry Committee will be meeting to discuss important information regarding showing at the Manitowoc County Fair. Attending will fulfill the required project meetings. Market Animal Sale will also be discussed as well as breeds, breeding and an introduction to showing. The YQCA (Youth for the Quality Care of Animals) meeting will take […]

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Cabbage is the Harvest of the Month!

  Add Cabbage to your favorite family meals:, * Add cabbage to your favorite veggie soup, stew or stir fry, *Use cabbage leaves as a tortilla or wrap, *Add raw cabbage to salad,  Cabbage is the Harvest Of the Month!

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Market Animal Sale Committee upcoming events

YQCA meeting March 16th @ 6pm at Valders High School, Spices Meetings are: New Exhibitor–TBD, Nutrition for ALL spices following New Exhibitor Meeting, Steer–Fitting May 21st @10am, Goat–Showmanship/Fitting June 11th @ 10am, 5412 Stone Rd, Whitelaw, WI, Swine–Showmanship July 16th @ 12pm, 14897 Harpt Lake Rd., Maribel, WI, Lamb–TBD, Buyer Letter–July 20th @ 6:30pm @ […]

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Whole Grains: Good for Your Heart!

By: Jace Purdy, FoodWIse Nutrition Educator.   You’ve probably been told to eat whole grains. But what are they? Why are they important? Where are they found in foods? What is a Whole Grain?           Whole grains are whole because we eat the whole thing, the whole piece of rice or corn or wheat OR we […]

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