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Exploring Tax Implications and Farm Succession Options of an LLC – Live webinar Thurs., September 22

Contact: Joy Kirkpatrick, Outreach Specialist, UW Center for Dairy Profitability, 608.263.3485, Joy.kirkpatrick@ces.uwex.edu A webinar about transitioning to a Limited Liability Company (LLC) will be held Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016 at 1 p.m. at various University of Wisconsin-Extension offices across Wisconsin. This webinar is the second in a series of webinars from UW-Extension that focuses on […]

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2016 Pest Management Meeting – Belmont Convention Center Nov. 9

Posted on September 15, 2016 by extension.news Photo courtesy of UW-Madison CALS Contact: Damon Smith, UW-Extension Field Crops Pathology Specialist, 608-262-5716, damon.smith@wisc.edu Mark your calendars for the upcoming University of Wisconsin-Extension Pest Management Update meetings scheduled Nov. 7-11 at various locations around the state. The format has changed for 2016. Meetings will either be in […]

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Andis Clipper Winner.Ashley Carns

Congratulations to Ashley Carns!

Lafayette County Horse Project member – Ashley Carns has been representing Lafayette County and has posted several wins and top ten finishes over the past couple of months on the state level! For the second time in Lafayette County’s horse project history and second year in a row, she was invited to represent Lafayette County […]

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New UW-Extension app for Pricing Corn Silage – FREE

New UW-Extension app helps farmers price corn silage The start of corn silage harvest for 2016 is just around the corner. In 2015, nearly a quarter of all four million acres of corn planted in Wisconsin were harvested as silage with an estimated market value between a quarter and a half billion dollars. However, like […]

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OSHA Record keeping Changes Webinar for Ag Producers

OSHA Record Keeping Requirement Changes Webinar for Agricultural Producers Posted on September 2, 2016 by cheryl.skjolaas The US Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has made changes to its Injury and Illness Reporting and Recordkeeping requirements in the past two years. Whether you are new to OSHA Recordkeeping Requirements or want an update […]

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Sauk County Tack Sale – October 8th (9-3 p.m.)

Horse Fans and all. . . if you are in need of tack, or have tack to sell, please follow the link to the Sauk County 4-H Horse Project Tack Sale, coming up October 8th from 9-3 p.m.  Tack Sale Poster Information – Fall Tack sale Tack Sale Entry Form – Fall Tack sale Contract

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Lafayette County Rural Youth Safety Day. . . September 27, 2016

Would you like to be a sponsor for the Rural Youth Safety Day?  Please contact the Lafayette County Health Department (608) 776-4895 or UW Extension (608) 776-4820 for more information and/or to make a donation. The 2016 Rural Youth Safety Day will be held at the Lafayette County Fairgrounds on September 27, 2016.  The day […]

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2016 Ag Grant Workshops

UW-Extension in partnership with USDA, SARE, DATCP and Michael Fields Agricultural Institute will host 4 one-day Agricultural Grants Workshops at 4 different locations around the state to help farmers learn about potential grants, as well as cost-share programs and other financing options. Dates & Locations Wednesday, September 14th – Barron, WI – Contact Tim Jergenson […]

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