Hop Summer Field Days scheduled in July

Hop growers are invited to attend a Field Day hosted by University of Wisconsin-Extension and featuring plant and insect specialists. The same program will be held July 15 near Waterloo, Wis. and July 16 near Arkansaw, Wis.

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Urban Horticulture Field Day Set for Aug. 20 at UW-Madison’s West Madsion Agricultural Research Station

Contact: Judith Reith-Rozelle, (608) 262-2257, jreithrozell@wisc.edu Brian Emerson, bemerson@wis.cedu Learn how to make sauerkraut while listening to the Madison Flute Club perform their spring concert during the annual Urban Horticultural Field Day set for Saturday, Aug. 20 at UW-Madison’s West Madison Agricultural Research Station. The Madison Flute Club plays at 10:30 in the garden, while […]

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54th Biennial Spooner Sheep Day scheduled for Aug. 21

Contact: Dave Thomas, 608-836-4677, dlthomas@wisc.edu The 54th Biennial Spooner Sheep Day will be held on Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010 at the Headquarters Building, Spooner Agricultural Research Station of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Spooner, WI. The themes for this year’s program are: predators and their control, and production and marketing of lambs. David Ruid from USDA […]

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Fuel saving tips for farm machines

Matt Digman UW-Extension machinery systems specialist Department of Biological Systems Engineering UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences digman@wisc.edu (608) 616-0007 3:08 – Total time 0:19 – Fuel use by farm equipment 0:35 – Gear up, throttle down to save fuel 0:56 – Fuels savings with new transmission options 1:28 – Proper weight and ballast […]

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Managing our groundwater resources

A.J. Bussan Vegetable Crop Production System Specialist UW-Extension (608)225-6842 aj.bussan@ces.uwex.edu UW Hancock Ag Research Station will host a groundwater field day next Tuesday, July 27. UW-Extension specialist AJ Bussan talks about managing groundwater resources and topics that will be covered at the field day. Time – 3:01 minutes 0:19 – Introduction to the Hancock Ag […]

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