So, You Want to Raise Beef?

Session 4 Thursday, September 19, 8:45 am registration. Starts promptly at 9 am, conclude by 10.30 am (RSVP by Tuesday, September 17, 715-748-3327 x3) No cost to attend, coffee and pastries available with donation requested LOCATION: Emerald Lane Angus 123970 Wuertzburg Rd Edgar, WI 54426 TOPIC: Managing Your Herd Using the Resources of Your Farm. Pasture […]

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Alfalfa Stand Assessment and Alternative Forages

Several fact sheets are available on alfalfa stand assessment and alternative forages that can be planted. These include Alfalfa Stand Assessment A3620 (.pdf) The three links below feature the titled articles and also provide access to pdf versions. Forage Options Following Alfalfa Winterkill Emergency Forage Options Fall-Grown Oat Forages: Unique Quality Characteristics Forage Options by […]

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Pricing Standing Hay 2019

What’s Standing Alfalfa Worth in 2019? * One of the challenges when pricing standing hay is the lack of a formal commodity market like we have for corn or soybeans. Another challenge is multiple cuttings during the same growing season versus a single year-end harvest for grain crops often with more variation in quality, as […]

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2019 Beef Preview Show

Showmanship & Steer and Open Heifer Shows Saturday, May 18, 2019, at the Taylor County Fairgrounds Held in conjunction with the 11th Annual Beef Round-up Hosted by North Central Wisconsin Cattlemen’s Association 2019 NCWCA Preview Show Rules

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National Agricultural Statistics Service – Wisconsin

The USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) conducts hundreds of surveys every year and prepares reports covering virtually every aspect of U.S. agriculture. Production and supplies of food and fiber, prices paid and received by farmers, farm labor and wages, farm finances, chemical use, and changes in the demographics of U.S. producers are only a […]

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