Tim Jergenson

Tim Jergenson has served as the Barron County UW-Extension Agriculture Agent since 2003. Prior to that, Tim served as the Polk County Agriculture Agent and has Extension youth development experience in Clark County and South Carolina. As the Agricultural Agent for Barron County, Tim has focused his programming in Farm Financial Management, Small Ruminants, Horticulture […]

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Vijai Pandian

Vijai Pandian has served as the Brown County Agricultural Agent specializing in horticulture since 2006. Vijai’s primary programming efforts are in commercial and consumer horticulture. Vijai partnered with the Green Bay and Fox Valley chapters of the Wisconsin Landscape Contractors Association (WLCA) to offer an annual four week short course series to train local landscape […]

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Kristin Krokowski

Kristin Krokowski has served as the Waukesha County UW-Extension Commercial Horticulture Educator since 2001. Her major programing efforts focus on the agriculture entrepreneurship, green industry education and local food production. Kristin also works with farmers’ markets statewide in the areas of organization, development and food access. Kristin’s primary area of focus is to provide research, […]

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Barb Larson

Barb Larson has served as the Kenosha County Horticulture Educator since 2004.  Barb’s educational programming focuses on horticulture and sustainability. Barb oversees the Master Gardener Program in Kenosha County.  Barb was instrumental in developing an on-line Plant Health Advisor Training to teach basic plant diagnostics.  Since 2009, over 200 people have taken the online course.  […]

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Jamie Patton

Jamie Patton was a tenured Soil Science faculty member at Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville, Missouri before joining UW-Extension in Shawano County in 2013.  Originally from Iowa, Dr. Patton earned her graduate degree from Iowa State, and later her PhD from Oklahoma State University.  She became known in NW Missouri as a valuable resource […]

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Kevin Jarek

Kevin Jarek has served as the Outagamie County Agriculture Agent since 1999.  Kevin’s main program efforts are in the area of crops, soils and horticulture. Kevin’s scholarly work has focused on crop production, conservation tillage and nutrient management to help improve farm profitability, while protecting natural resources, especially surface and groundwater, an important priority issue […]

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Mike Ballweg

Mike Ballweg has been the Sheboygan County Crops and Soils Agriculture Agent since 1987.  The majority of Mike’s work falls into the areas of Agronomy to include grain and forage crops, cover crops, soil conservation  and support for commercial horticulture. In 2012 Mike worked with the ANRE program area and DATCP secretary Ben Brancel to […]

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Kevin Schoessow

Kevin Schoessow serves Burnett, Washburn and Sawyer counties as the UW-Extension Agriculture Development Agent. Kevin is based at the Spooner Ag Research Station office in Spooner. His major program focus are in the areas of Small Scale Commercial Fruit & Vegetables and Agriculture Development. The major project within Fruit & Vegetable production centers on cold […]

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Dan O’Neil

Dan O’Neil is the Ozaukee County UW-Extension Agriculture Agent. He has served the residents there since 1982. Dan’s major program areas include Master Gardener training and youth livestock production. The Ozaukee Master Gardener program has grown to one of the larger groups in the state under Dan’s leadership. Membership has grown to around 190 active […]

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Sharon Morrisey

Sharon Morrisey serves as the UW-Extension Consumer Horticulture Agent for Milwaukee County.  Sharon has developed an incredible relationship with the Milwaukee Media, which allows her to connect with thousands of clientele. Sharon’s leadership and development with the Master Gardener Volunteer (MGV) program has also been incredible. Since 1998 Sharon has had a successful partnership with the local […]

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Patti Nagai

Patti Nagai has served Racine County as the UW-Extension Horticulture Agent since 1998. Racine County Master Gardener volunteers (MGV) supported 20 community projects including several community garden projects, the Green Works Program, education of elementary school youth on basic gardening, and Plant Health Advisors. Patti works with neighboring Kenosha County and helped initiate a joint […]

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Ken Schroeder

Ken Schroeder has served as the Agriculture Educator in Portage County since 2006.   Ken’s programming reaches beyond the Portage County lines as the commercial vegetable production specialist for the Central Wisconsin Agriculture Specialization Team. Ken has cultivated excellent working relationships with clientele, key industries, and state and local agencies and has used these partnerships to […]

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Matt Lippert

Matt Lippert has provided programming to the residents of Wood County since 2003 as the UW-Extension Agriculture Agent.   He also provides programming across seven Central Wisconsin Counties as part of the Central Wisconsin Agriculture Specialization (CWAS) group as the Dairy and Cranberry production specialist. The Central Wisconsin Dairy Series is a program Matt offers at […]

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Tim Jergenson (2011)

Tim Jergenson has served as the Barron County UW-Extension Agriculture Agent since 2003.  Prior to that, Tim served as the Polk County Agriculture Agent and has Extension experience in Clark County and North Carolina. As the Agricultural Agent for Barron County, Tim has focused his major programming within three areas: 1) Farm Financial Management, 2) […]

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Vijai Pandian (2011)

Since 2006, Vijai Pandian, UW-Extension Agriculture Agent, has delivered horticulture teaching, research and outreach education to nearly a quarter million residents in Brown County, including the City of Green Bay, the third largest metropolitan area in Wisconsin.  The $45 million horticulture industry in Brown County supports more than 1,000 full-time employees through 28 retail garden […]

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Jason Fischbach

Jason Fischbach, UW-Extension Agriculture Agent, is working with agricultural producers and community partners to diversify and revitalize the agricultural economy of Ashland and Bayfield County. Jason has worked extensively with the Bayfield fruit growers to help them implement the Bayfield Fruit Growers Initiative.  He has helped the fruit growers adopt integrated pest management, resulting in […]

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Kristin Krokowski (2011)

UW-Extension Commercial Horticulture educator Kristin Krokowski serves a broad array of audiences in Waukesha County.  This field consists of fruit and vegetable growers, farmers’ market managers and green industry professional such as arborists, landscapers, growers of ornamental plants, garden center workers and lawn care technicians. Since 2001, Kristin has developed resources and educational programming to […]

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