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Additional Corn Silage Moisture Sampling Day Sept. 28 

A corn silage moisture sampling day has been added on to the original Marinette – Oconto – Shawano Counties’ schedule by Crops/Soils Educator Scott Reuss.  This opportunity will take place Wednesday, September 28 at the times and locations listed below.   Farms should collect representative samples from fields and bring 3-6 stalks for each sample.  Samples can be […]

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Badger Crop Connect Fall 2022

The University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension’s Badger Crop Connect And UW Madison Nutrient and Pest Management Program will be hosting the third annual webinar series for the 2022 growing season. The purpose of this series is to provide agronomists, crop consultants, and farmers with timely crop updates for Wisconsin. These free webinars will be […]

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Japanese Beetles Munching Through Area Landscapes and Fields

A relatively new plant feeding beetle to our area is the Japanese Beetle. This stout, metallic green beetle with bronze wing covers and white tufts on its sides and rear, can be extremely damaging to a wide array of plants. It is still spreading northward in our area, but is definitely found throughout the southern […]

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UW – Division of Extension Ag Institute Moving To Structure of Regional Educators

The University of Wisconsin-Division of Extension Agriculture Institute is moving to a structure of having regional educators across the state. Shawano, Oconto, Marinette, Lincoln, and Langlade counties transitioned to this structure on April 15th. Regional educators will provide research-based education to dairy and crop producers by assessing the needs of farmers across their region and […]

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Local Foods Available

There are many farms in our area which focus on producing food products and selling directly to consumers.  Whether you want to find a perfect head of cauliflower, a peck of apples for school lunches, or fresh farm eggs for baking, our area’s farms are ready to meet your needs. One easy location to find […]

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