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Protecting Dairy Farm Income With Dairy Revenue Insurance

Learn about the new Dairy Revenue Protection Program (Dairy-RP), a new federal crop insurance risk management tool, with a quarterly payout to dairy farms when milk revenue falls below their insured revenue level.  Participants will also learn about the FSA Dairy Margin Protection Program as another tool, especially when milk prices are low. January 31, […]

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2019 Cow College

The 2019 Cow College schedule has been released!  The dates are Jan. 8, 15 and 22, 2019.  Jan 8 &15 will be 1-3 p.m. at FVTC Regional Center in Clintonville.  Jan. 22 will be a Farm Tour beginning at 10:15 a.m. and ending with lunch and presentation at Cedar Springs Golf Course. Cost is $5.00/day or $10.00 for […]

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Register Now for UW-Extension Master Gardener Training Program

With the growing season over for another year, now is the time to consider participating in the upcoming local Extension Master Gardener training program to improve your gardening and landscaping knowledge and skills for next year.  The training program runs twelve consecutive Tuesday evenings starting February 12th and goes thru April, 2019 at the courthouse […]

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Extension Impact Fall 2018 Edition

Our Waupaca County UW-Extension Educators have been busy this summer with a variety of programs!  Check out the fall edition of Extension Impact to read about the Waupaca Farmers Market, the 4-H Library Exhibit, a Smartphone App, Mindfulness to Help Professionals, Farm to School and Practicing Civility. If something you read inspires you to volunteer, participate in […]

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Pricing High Moisture Shell Corn

Title: Pricing High Moisture Shell Corn Author: Greg Blonde, UW-Extension Agriculture Agent Pricing High Moisture Shell Corn Waupaca, Wis. – With corn silage harvest finished on most farms, dairy and livestock producers now turn their attention to buying, selling and harvesting high moisture shell corn (HMSC). High moisture corn is harvested before the kernel is […]

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Come see the Waupaca County 4-H Exhibit at the Waupaca Public Library!

The public is invited to come experience Waupaca County 4-H past and present at the Waupaca Public Library Exhibit Room.  The exhibit room is located on the lower level of the library at 107 S Main Street, Waupaca and is open during regular library hours.  Explore over 100 years of 4-H through interactive trivia, historical […]

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4-H Pumpkin, Watermelon, Sunflower & Poster Contest

Click here for more information:  2018 Pumpkin and Poster Contest Saturday, October 6, 2018, at the Waupaca Public Library 107 S Main St, Waupaca, WI 54981 (please be patient when parking as some roads in downtown Waupaca may be under construction and these 4-H activities are at the same time as the Farmer’s Market).  Everybody […]

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UWEX FARM MANAGEMENT SEMINAR – September 14

Northeast Wisconsin farm managers, Ag lenders and other Ag industry professionals are encouraged to attend the annual UW-Extension Farm Management Update for Ag Professionals on Friday, September 14th at Liberty Hall in Kimberly. Topics to be addressed include: Market Outlook & Strategies – Robin Schmahl, AgDairy LLC Marketing Consultant Farm Exit Planning – Stephanie Plaster, […]

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