UW-Extension Annual Cattle Feeders Workshops Slated for Feb 26 through Mar 1

The University of Wisconsin-Extension will be holding the annual Cattle Feeders Workshops at 8 locations around the state February 26th  through March 1st.  This year’s workshop includes a variety of useful information for farmers finishing both dairy and beef breed steers. Dr. Randy Shaver, UW-Extension & UW-Madison Dairy Nutritionist, will show us how corn starch […]

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Early Registration for Driftless Beef Conference Ends Jan 12 at midnight

There’s still time. Register before midnight Friday, January 12 and save $30 This is a program beef producers in the region won’t want to miss. Register by midnight, January 12 to receive the early registration rate of $85. Student discounts are available. Walk-in registration is also available at the conference for $115. Program topics   Cover […]

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Driftless Region Beef Conference to be Held Jan. 25-26

With nearly 2.5 million cattle in four Midwest states, university extension services in Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin are teaming together to offer the Driftless Region Beef Conference.  The sixth annual event will be held Jan. 25-26, 2018, at the Grand River Convention Center in Dubuque. The driftless region in these states contains rolling hills, […]

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4th Annual Driftless Region Beef Conference Slated for Feb 4-5, 2016

The focus of the fourth-annual conference is efficient and economic beef and forage production in Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota and Wisconsin. The Thursday afternoon program, which begins at 1 p.m., will concentrate on animal health and handling. An evening discussion will explore innovative practices being used by beef producers. The Friday morning agenda features six breakout […]

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Cow Calf Days Scheduled at Six Locations Around the State This Summer

UW-Extension is hosting Beef Cow/Calf producer meetings for producers of all sizes and the agriculture professionals who service their operations at six locations around the state this summer. Speaker topics will include preventing and managing pinkeye, herd sire health and management, and vaccination protocols for your herd. Attendees of the meeting will qualify for one […]

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Plan Now to Attend Driftless Region Beef Conference

With nearly 2.5 million cattle in the four-state Driftless Region, extension services in Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin have teamed up to offer a Driftless Region Beef Conference.  The second annual event will be held on Jan. 30-31, 2014, at the Grand River Convention Center in Dubuque, Iowa. The Driftless Region includes beautiful rolling hills, […]

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