Southeast Farmer Meeting Announced

Release date: 3/1/2017

Southeast Farmer Meeting to be held on 3/23

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
Contact: Callie Herron
Phone: 715.983.5668
Email: callie.herron@ces.uwex.edu
 
UW Discovery Farms Southeast Farmer Meeting to be held March 23rd
 
Pigeon Falls, WI; February 28, 2017 – A southeast farmer meeting in partnership with Jefferson County UW-Extension is set to take place at the end of the month. The UW Discovery Farms Program will share tile drainage and nitrogen use efficiency research results. Local resources available to farmers and advisors will also be highlighted. This event is meant to offer applicable information to area farmers and provide ample time for discussion. The meeting will include a noon meal and is free of charge. RSVP is requested for meal planning purposes.
 
Topics covered include:
 

  • Two years of Nitrogen Use Efficiency Project results from Dodge, Jefferson, and Rock Counties
  • Controlling nutrient loss from tile-drained land
  • Local resources, including The WaterWay Network, an online discussion forum 
 
The meeting will be held at the Jefferson County UW-Extension office on 864 Collins Rd, Jefferson, WI 53549 and begins at 12:30 p.m. All farmers and advisors are welcome! RSVP by 3/15 is requested. RSVP by calling 715.983.5668 or emailing callie.herron@ces.uwex.edu