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Upcoming Events

Soils, Water and Big Data Field Day

08/17/2017 12:00PM - 08/17/2017 3:00PM

Join UW Discovery Farms at Roger Rebout & Sons Farm in Janesville to step inside a soil pit, hear about the latest in Big Data and UAVs and learn about results from UW Discovery Farms' first cash grain monitoring site. The event is free with a noon meal included. 3 CEUs will be available: 2 soil and water+1 crop management. Location: 6401 West Mineral Point Road Janesville, WI 53548  Please RSVP by August 10th to Savannah Williams at 715.983.5668 or will4653@umn.edu.   

Soils Field Day, Afternoon

08/31/2017 11:00AM - 08/31/2017 1:00PM

Join UW Discovery Farms and Brad from Dorwin Farms in St. Croix County!  This event will feature an in-depth look at at a soil pit with UW-Madison Soil Scientists Francisco Arriaga and Matt Ruark.The event is free and includes a meal. 2 CEUs in soil and water will be available. Location: 1/4 mile east of 2626 County Road DD, Glenwood City, WI 54013. Signs will direct you to parking. For day of location questions call Savannah at 715.290.0222. Please RSVP by August 24th to Savannah Williams at 715.983.5668 or will4653@umn.edu for meal planning purposes.

Soils Field Day, Evening

08/31/2017 5:30PM - 08/31/2017 7:30PM

Join UW Discovery Farms and the Brueggen Family on D and D Dairy in Cashton! The evening will feature an in depth look at a soil pit with UW-Madison Soil Scientists Francisco Arriaga and Matt Ruark. 2 CEUs in soil and water will be availalble. The event is free and includes a meal and root beer floats. Location: 10510 Ogden Road, Cashton, WI 54619 Signs will direct you to the event and parking from this address. For day of location questions call Erica at 715.299.2678. Please RSVP by August 24th to Savannah Williams at 715.983.5668 or will4653@umn.edu for meal planning purposes.

Past Events

River Falls Water Tour

06/22/2017 9:00AM - 06/22/2017 3:30PM

 In partnership with PDPW, join us on one of two water tours around the state. On the River Falls tour stops include City of River Falls storm water, Ellsworth Creamery, and Dry Run Watershed. Lunch and transportation are included in the $30 registration fee. To register visit www.pdpw.org or call 800.947.7379.  

Location: The bus will pick up at Wis. DOT Park & Ride 53-03, 70th Ave, Roberts WI 54023 (just off HWY 65 N)  

Marshfield Water Tour

06/21/2017 9:00AM - 06/21/2017 3:30PM

In partnership with PDPW, join us on one of two water tours around the state. On the Marshfield tour stops will include Marshfield Wastewater Treatment Plant, Eron Agronomics, and Mullins Cheese. Lunch and transportation are included in the $30 registration fee. To register visit www.pdpw.org or call 800.947.7379.  

Location: The bus will pick up at Wis. DOT Park & Ride 71-01, South Draxler Dr. Marshfield, WI 54449 (Exit 186)

5th Annual UW Discovery Farms Conference

12/13/2016

Applying science and experience to today's hot topics

Location: Appleton, WI