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Tree Pruning Workshop – November 8th in Stevens Point

November 8, 2017 from 8:30 am – 3 pm Click here to download the registration form. This one-day workshop will show parks and tree professionals how to properly prune trees, from new tree training to mature tree maintenance to create a strong enduring structure, maintain vigor and achieve specific municipal objectives. The workshop will include […]

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2017 Organic Field Day

Learn about adding “organic” to large-scale farms! Wallendal Farms will be hosting a field day on Thursday, August 24 from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM to educate about organic transition, conservation tillage, innovative crop rotations, and much more!

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2017 Manure Expo

If you are interested in the latest equipment and technology for professional manure management, plan to attend the 2017 North American Manure Expo on August 22 and 23, 2017. Wisconsin hosts the Expo this year and it will be held at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Arlington Agricultural Research Station.

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Straw Bale Gardening

The first garden in this year’s Portage County Master Gardeners’ Garden Parade will feature information on a new trend in “container” gardening using straw bales.

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2017 Fall Town & Village Workshops

Workshops for town board members, clerks, and treasurers are available throughout the state in May, sponsored by UW-Extension, the Wisconsin Towns Association, and the League of Wisconsin Municipalities! Click to learn more!

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Manure Safety Warning

The weekend of October 22-23, facilities in Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin lost feeder steers in incidents related to hydrogen sulfide (H2S) during pump-out. At this time we are not able to explain why there has been an uptick in incidents.

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