Agriculture

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Upcoming Events

  • 2019 Cow College
    FVTC Regional Center – Clintonville
    January 15 – Impact of Feeding Amino Acids on health, Performance and Fertility of Dairy Cows | Improving Dairy Herd Management with Written Protocols
    January 22 – Farm Tour of Jeffana Holsteins, Dan & Chad Bonikowski Dairy Farm
    Registration deadline:  January 4

 

 

  • Building Our Dairy Future:  Robotic Milking Systems Performance & Efficiency
    Monday, January 28
    10:00-3:00 pm
    Registration Fee:  $30.00
    Pre-registration requested by Friday, January 18

 

  • Calumet County Forage Day
    Friday, February 1, 2019
    10:00-3:00 pm
    Neighborhood Pub and Grill
    Cost: $15.00 per person if registered by January 25
    $20.00 per person for late registrations and/or walk-ins.
    Contact Connie to register at 920-849-1450 x4.

 

 

  • Becoming the Employer / Manager of Choice: Learning and Discussion Series
    March 5, 12, and 19
    1:00-3:30 pm
    Wrightstown Community Hall, 352 High Street, Wrightstown
    Limit 10 participants, first come, first serve
    Register by March 1

 

  • Dairy Revenue Protection Program Informational Meeting
    Wednesday, March 20
    10:00 am
    Brillion Community Center

 


 

Calumet County Agriculture Information

2014 Calumet County Agriculture Value and Economic Impact


Website Links

Statewide Scissors Cutting Results

DCP/ACRE website

SURE – SURE provides financial assistance for crop production and or quality losses due to a natural disaster.

Farmer to Farmer Corn and Forage Website

UW-Extension, Corn Agronomy Web page

UW-Extension, Forage Team Website

UW-Extension, Grain Production and Management, Grains Team

UW-Extension, Dairy Team

UW-Center for Dairy Profitability

UW-Dairy Science Department

Wisconsin Pest Bulletin

Wisconsin Crop Manager

UW-Extension Cool Bean Website

Custom Rate Guide 2017


Decision Making Tips

Managing Rained on Alfalfa for Haylage

Corn Replant/Late Plant Decisions in Wisconsin

Negotiating the Value of Immature Corn Silage

Farmer to Farmer – Hay, Forage, and Corn List

Pricing Drought-Stressed Corn Silage

Silo Gas and Silo-Filler’s Disease


Management Tools

How to Price Standing Forage Worksheet (.xls)

Estimating Alfalfa RFV in the Field Using PEAQ

Non-Irrigated Yields by Soil Type and Map Unit (.pdf)

UW Extension Holstein Steer Finishing Yardage-summary-final (.pdf)


Wisconsin Crop Manager Issues


 


If you have any questions regarding Agriculture in Calumet County, please contact:

Amber O'Brien

Amber O’Brien

Amber O’Brien
Extension Calumet County
206 Court Street
Chilton, WI 53014
Email:  Amber
Phone: 920-849-1450 x3
Toll Free:  833-620-2730 x2202
Fax: 920-849-1614