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Mob Grazing, is it for you?

Mob Grazing is a “new” grazing technique that has been slowly sweeping Wisconsin and the upper-Midwest for the last decade. This technique attempts to simulate historical grazing patterns conducted by native herbivores with a range of domesticated livestock.


Wisconsin Lakes Partnership convention focuses on healthy lakes

The 2015 Wisconsin Lakes Partnership Convention taking place April 23- 25 at the Holiday Inn Convention Center in Stevens Point. The meeting brings together citizens, natural resource managers, and researchers to explore the connections between healthy lakes, healthy watersheds, and healthy people.

2015 livestock skillathon

2015 Wisconsin 4-H Quiz Bowl and Skillathon Results

The Wisconsin 4-H Quiz Bowl and Skillathon contests were both held on Saturday, March 7 at the University of Wisconsin Madison Animal Sciences Building. Livestock Quiz Bowl is a competition where questions are about beef, sheep, swine and meat goat topics and students use a buzzer in order to answer. Teams compete in a double elimination format by giving oral answers to questions posed by a judge. Each match has both an individual and toss-up question round. A group discussion round is included in the senior division to simulate the national competition.