Fall, 2015 edition of the Chippewa Valley Agricultural Extension Report

Fall, 2015 – Please click on the link to read the latest issue of the Chippewa Valley Agricultural Extension Report – Fall, 2015 (pdf) – a joint newsletter on behalf of Chippewa, Dunn and Eau Claire County UW-Extension offices. Featured articles in this month’s newsletter include: Local and Statewide Calendar of Events Katie’s Korner: Red Cedar Demonstration Farm – Promoting Soil […]

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Red Cedar Demonstration Farm Open House and Workshop Planned

Menomonie, Wis – The Dunn County Soil and Water Health Partnership Committee will be holding two sessions on Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at the Red Cedar Demonstration Farm (RCDF), located near the intersection of Hwy 12/29 East and Stokke Parkway, Menomonie, WI. An Open House will be held from 10 am – 11:30 am, with […]

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2014-2015 Dunn County Farmland Rental Rate Survey Results

February 2015 – Each year the Dunn County UW-Extension office receives several questions about farmland rental rates from farm operators as well as non-farm land owners.  To better answer these questions, our office has conducted a farmland cash rent survey for the past three years.  The survey is intended to provide township level rental rate information […]

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Winter 2014-15 edition of the Chippewa Valley Agricultural Extension Report

Winter 2014/2015 – Please click on the link to read the latest issue of the Chippewa Valley Agricultural Extension Report – Winter 2014-15 (pdf) – a joint newsletter on behalf of Chippewa, Dunn and Eau Claire County UW-Extension offices.  Featured articles in this month’s newsletter include: Upcoming local UW-Extension planned workshops Katie’s Korner: Record Farm Prices and Farmland Leasing Mark’s Musings: […]

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Frost Damage to Crops

Please click on these website links or documents for more information regarding frost damage to crops: Corn – Dr. Joe Lauer, UW  Corn Extension Specialist – http://corn.agronomy.wisc.edu/Management/L041.aspx#Late-season Soybeans – Dr. Shawn Conley, UW Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist – http://thesoyreport.blogspot.com/2014/09/odds-my-soybean-crop-will-mature-before.html Sorghum and Sudangrass – Dr. Dan Undersander, UW Forage Extension Specialist – Sorgum sudangrass and frost (pdf) Nitrate Poisoning in Cattle, […]

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