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Discovery Farms Summit

01/07/2020 - 01/08/2020

January 7 - 8, 2020
Bloomington, MN

Join us to celebrate almost two decades of Discovery Farms research!

This unique, multi-state event will highlight Discovery Farms participants, partners, sponsors and the successes and experiences of our programs. Registration opens October 21. 

Visit the Discovery Farms Summit website: www.discovery-farms-summit.constantcontactsites.com

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About Discovery Farms®

state of Wisconsin

Since 2001, Discovery Farms has worked with Wisconsin farmers to identify the water quality impacts of different farming systems around the state. The program, which is part of UW-Extension, is under the direction of a farmer-led steering committee and takes a real-world approach to finding the most economical solutions to agriculture’s environmental challenges. 

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Science meets the seat of the tractor

08/30/2019

By David Tenenbaum Originally written for UW-Madison News

Diversify rotations, increase manure spreading

08/08/2019

By: Eric Cooley, eric.cooley@wisc.edu Originally published in PDPW's Dairy's Bottom Line

Learn runoff lessons from Rock County

08/08/2019

By: Abby Augarten Published in Agriview

Three opportunities to spread green in spring

06/27/2019

This article was origionally published in Agriview and is part of a four-piece series on creating new manure spreading opportunities for Wisconsin farmers. It was written by Aaron Pape, UW Discovery Farms Tile Drainage Education Coordinator based on UW Discovery Farms work and participating farmer experiences.