University of Wisconsin-Extension Team Forage
OUR MISSION | To develop and disseminate research-based information that will enhance profitable forage production and utilization while sustaining Wisconsin’s natural resources.
About the Team Forage Website
- The site conglomerates a variety of forage crop related resources from University of Wisconsin faculty in different disciplines, departments, and locations. Topic pages are located above.
- Announcements of new material being added to topic pages will be posted in the right sidebar.
- You can sign-up for email notices of new additions. The sign-up box is in the right sidebar .
- Many items are found in multiple locations. For example, a Focus on Forage fact sheet will be on the Focus on Forage page, but also be located on the appropriate topic page(s) as well.
Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016
Arlington Research Station, 1-5 pm
This field day will focus on showcasing research being done at UW-Madison and how beef producers can use this information in their own operations!
For more information, download the event flyer here → August Beef Field Day_flyer
Agronomy/Soils Field Day
Wednesday, August 31st, 2016
UW-Arlington Agricultural Research Station, 8:30 am–2:45 pm
As usual, Agronomy/Soils Field Day has a fantastic program lined up! Phil Townsend will discuss new frontiers in remote sensing for agriculture during the lunch program. A special tour focusing on UW research on remote sensing in agriculture is slated for the afternoon. Other tours will include recent research on soil fertility & management, grain production systems, forage production system and pest management.
The SnapPlus team and Nutrient and Pest Management Program along with the UW Soil & Forage Analysis Lab will have display booths to visit between tours. The Badger Crops Club will provide lunch ($5 donation). This year all attendees will need to sign a waiver before they can ride tour wagons. Please come early to help facilitate this new process.
Program details can be found in the flyer here → AgronomyFieldDay_2016