UW-Discovery Farms

Discovery Farms Conference

12/11/2019 - 12/11/2019

Looking ahead with 2020 vision: How farmers can keep clean water in focus

December 11, 2019
9:00 am - 3:45 pm
Glacier Canyon Conference Center
Wisconsin Dells, WI

Registration is open, the cost is $60 or $50 if you are a member of one of our sponsoring organizations below. 

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Agenda preview:

Is progress even possible? Alisa Gravitz, Green America Center for Sustainability Solutions CEO 

Cover crops, forage and water quality: Discovery Farms data. Amber Radatz, Discovery Farms Co-Director 

Alternative rotations with mainstream benefits. Farmer panel 

Lunch

Studying Wisconsin’s Groundwater Part 1: Southwest Groundwater Study. Expert panel.
Lynda Schweikert, Administrator of Conservation, Sanitation & Zoning Dept Grant County
Joel Stokdyk, Biologist, USGS Laboratory for Infectious Disease and the Environment
Maureen Muldoon, Hydrogeologist, Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey
Jim Winn, Lafayette Ag Stewardship Alliance

Studying Wisconsin’s Groundwater Part 2: Research in the sands. Kevin Masarik, University of Wisconsin Stevens Point, Ground Water Education Specialist

Catching up with the Water Quality Task Force. Representative Todd Novak, Assembly District 51, Representative Katrina Shankland, Assembly District 71

*CEUs will be available

Thank you sponsors!


 

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