Become a Volunteer Weather Observer!

How heavy was the rainfall overnight? How much snow fell during the latest snowstorm? Did you see the size of the hail last weekend? This March, join over 500 fellow […]

2022 Manure Applicator 101 Trainings

The University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension is hosting four virtual Manure Applicator Training – Level 1 / Manure 101.  Designed for employees of both for-hire manure applicators and farmers […]

Virtual 2021 North American Manure Expo August 25–26

The 2021 North American Manure Expo will be held virtually August 25-26. Registration is FREE! Events include equipment demonstrations, farm tours, and informative sessions highlighting current research and practical in-field […]

Now Available: 2020 Wisconsin Soil and Water Conservation Report

The 2020 Wisconsin Soil and Water Conservation Report, produced by WDNR and DATCP, is now available. The report details the conservation work of landowners, farmers, and conservationists across the state […]

Video: Oneida Nation and Watershed Restoration

Two new videos, produced in collaboration with the Wisconsin Tribal Conservation Advisory Council, Wisconsin Wetlands Association, and USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service, highlight the restoration work of the Oneida Nation in […]

Basic Ag for Conservationists Training July 7–8, August 19

Join Extension and WI Land+Water to better understand the basics of agriculture. This multi-component course is taught by experienced local, state, and federal conservationists and is intended to provide conservation […]

Now Available: Climate Change Field Guide for Southern Wisconsin Forests

Stephen Handler of the U.S. Forest Service and Greg Edge of the WDNR discuss how to use their newly released publication, Climate Change Field Guide for Southern Wisconsin Forests, in […]

2021 Virtual Nutrient Management Training for Farmers

But to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Nutrient and Pest Management Program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is offering a virtual training for farmers interested in writing their own nutrient management plans.

Free Virtual Silvopasture Workshop

Silvopasture is an agroforestry system that combines trees and forages with livestock management. Join the Divion of Extension and Michael Fields Agricultural Institute while we discuss the fundamentals of silvopasture and hear from landowners and professionals on their experiences in implementing silvopasture as a land management practice.

Focus on Forage Webinar Series to start January 13th

Focus on Forage is a free, 7-part Extension webinar series highlighting research-based information and farmer strategies to optimize forage yield, quality, and profitability in Wisconsin. The first webinar, on January 13, 2021, is entitled “Managing for High Quality Corn Silage” .