Upcoming Dairy Project Opportunities

Dairy Project members were sent a letter on May 3rd with information that we have been asked to distribute by the Jr. Dairy Committee about upcoming meetings and other information. A big thank you to the committee and advisors for all of their hard work!!! Potential Dairy Exhibitor Informational Meeting – Wednesday, May 24, 2017 […]

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Area Animal Science Days Dates for 2017

Regional animal science educational opportunities available to Wisconsin 4-H members. Specifically, Area Animal Science Days is a series of day-long events held around the state in June where youth in the beef, dairy, horse, sheep and swine projects increase their decision making skills and knowledge of animals through judging and grading experiences. Events include evaluation […]

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Volunteers Needed for House of Moo at the Wisconsin State Fair

The 2017 Wisconsin State Fair is just around the corner and we would love to invite your group to join us in volunteering to work in the House of Moo. As one of the House of Moo Supervisors, along with Melissa Ploeckelman, Andrea Brossard and Sarah Adamson, we are seeking motivated and enthusiastic FFA chapters, […]

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Badger Dairy Camp 2017

Badger Dairy camp is scheduled for June 8, 9 and 10 at UW-Madison. The camp targets dairy project youth ages 12 to 19 (state fair eligible ages).  We focus one day on fitting and showing and a second day on dairy judging.  UW faculty will also provide hands-on science workshops. The cost of the Badger […]

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Veterinary Feed Directive Changes Beginning January 1st

Beginning January 1, 2017 medically important antibiotics in feed will no longer be available to use for growth promotion on any farm of any size.  Medically important antibiotics are used by dairy, livestock, and poultry but are also important to human health.  Under this new rule, called the Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD), you will need […]

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