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Developing local and regional food systems

Mon, 15 Sep 2014

Connecting the need of markets to local growers is part of developing local food sytems. Julie Dawson describes how regional food systems can create a synergy between urban production and rural production.

Making room for milking robots

Fri, 05 Sep 2014

David Kammel discusses modernizing dairy barns.

Cover Crops Field Day scheduled for October 8

Fri, 05 Sep 2014

Farmers, ag professionals and ag educators are invited to attend a Cover Crop Field Day at Arlington Agricultural Research Station on Oct. 8, 2014 to learn more about cover crop research conducted by University of Wisconsin-Extension and UW-Madison throughout Wisconsin.

Dawson and Genger awarded SARE Grants

Fri, 29 Aug 2014

University of Wisconsin specialists receive grants from North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (NCR-SARE).

NCR-SARE Announces 2015 Farmer Rancher Grant Call for Proposals

Fri, 29 Aug 2014

The 2015 North Central Region - Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (NCR-SARE) Farmer Rancher Grant Call for Proposals is now available.

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Extension Responds

Extension Agriculture and Natural Resources faculty and staff are on top of important issues affecting agriculture. Whether it's drought, animal disease or the effects of drought or flooding, Extension Responds with research-based information.

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.