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, Washington/Ozaukee Co Extension Educator
  • Beef Budgets & Benchmarks – Bill Halfman, Monroe Co Extension Ag Agent
  • Crop Update – Kevin Jarek, Outagamie Co Extension Crops & Soils Agent
  • WI AgFA Dairy Farm Benchmark Program – Jenny Vanderlin, UW-Madison Center for Dairy Profitability
  • Dairy Policy / Farm Bill Update – Dr. Mark Stephenson, UW-Madison Center for Dairy Profitability
  • What Did We Learn from 2018 Farm Building Collapses – Dr. Dave Bohnhoff, UW-Madison Agriculture Structural Engineer

Cost, including the noon meal, is $40 per person. Send registration (due Sept. 7) to Waupaca County UWEX Office, 811 Harding Street, Waupaca, WI 54981. For more information, or any specials needs or accommodations, please call 715-258-6231. 

Farm Management for Ag Professionals Sept 14 2018