2002 SYMPOSIUM AND JOINT MEETING OF:

PROFESSIONAL NUTRIENT APPLICATORS OF WISCONSIN

WISCONSIN CUSTOM HARVEST OPERATORS

WISCONSIN FORAGE COUNCIL

 

ALFALFA MANAGEMENT

Hybrid Alfalfa Paul Sun, Dairyland Seed

Yield and Stand Dan Undersander, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison

Fine Tuning Cutting Height to Maximize Forage Yield Ron Wiederholt, Extension Agent, Clark County

 

REGULATORY UPDATE

Wisconsin Nutrient Management Report 2001 Sue Porter, DATCP

Nutrient Management Pat Murphy, Assistant State Conservationist, NRCS

 

SOIL COMPACTION

Identifying and Managing Soil Compaction in Field Crop Production Nutrient Management Dick Wolkowski, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison

 

DRYING ALFAFLA

Getting Most from Mower-Conditioner Kevin Shinners, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison

Comparing Forage Drydown Rates Using a Super Conditioner Matt Hanson, UW Cooperative Extension

 

MANURE ON ALFALFA

Considerations When Applying Manure to Alfalfa Keith Kelling, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison

 

LESSONS LEARNS FROM THE WET SPRING OF 2001

Operators Panel Challenges Facing Industry Dairymen

 

BIOSECURITY ISSUES

Forage Feeding and Biosecurity Issues for Cattle Dr. Sheila McGurk, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison

 

SILAGE MAKING

Maximizing Profits with Bunker Silos Bill Kautz, CHR Hansen Biosystems

Silage Density In Bunker and Bag Silos Brian Holmes, UW-Madison

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REGULATIONS REGARDING LABOR

Wisconsin Labor Standards Laws and Farm Related Businesses Bob Anderson, Dept. of Workforce Development

 

ALFALFA MANAGEMENT

Do You Have Poisonous Weeds in Your Pastures and Forages? Jerry Doll, UW-Madison

Root and Crown Rots and Virus Diseases of Alfalfa and Clover Dean Malvick, Univ. of Illinois

 

USE OF QUICKBOOKS AND QUICKEN IN SMALL BUSINESS OPERATION S

Use of Quickbooks and Quicken Bradford Ricker, Manager USDFRC