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What color is your carrot?

Fri, 31 Oct 2014

Shelby Ellison explains the differences in carrot color varieties.

Pricing Wet Corn? UW-Extension has an app for that

Fri, 24 Oct 2014

To help farmers better evaluate their options for selling or buying high moisture shell corn, the University of Wisconsin-Extension released a Smartphone app that provides a simple way to help estimate the market value of HMSC based on three main variables – dry corn moisture, current corn moisture and price per bushel.

The art and craft of marketing

Fri, 24 Oct 2014

Sarah Botham explains how people are using marketing to make a connection with audiences.

Corn: Deciding when to harvest corn in 2014

Fri, 17 Oct 2014

Recent reports from around the state indicate that the corn will have higher moisture contents at harvest than typical years. Delaying harvest to allow for field drying can be used to reduce drying costs but field losses will start increasing the longer the corn is allowed to stand.

Dairy advances reproductive efficiencies

Fri, 17 Oct 2014

Connie Cordoba describes how the Repro Money program can help dairy farmers increase their herds and increase dairy cow productivity.

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In 2014, Wisconsin enacted changes to rules related to operating Implements of Husbandry and Agricultural Commercial Motor Vehicles on the road. For more information about these changes , visit the Agricultural Equipment on the Road website.