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May Communicator

The May Communicator is jam packed full of information and opportunities.  Be sure to read your May Communicator 2016 and be aware of upcoming deadlines.

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Pricing Standing Alfalfa

Establishing a price for standing alfalfa can be a difficult task.  Yield, land rent, seeding costs, fertilizer prices, local forage supplies, and more contribute to establishing a price.  Agriculture Agent Greg Blonde has developed a quick guide for pricing standing alfalfa in 2016 Standing Hay Price 2016. Additional information on pricing forages is available on the […]

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Gardening on Patios and in Other Small Spaces

Gardening on Patios and in Other Small Spaces Even if you don’t have space to grow an in-ground garden, you can still enjoy fresh, nutritious home-grown vegetables this summer. All you need is a sunny deck or patio and a few of the other basics plants need. UW-Extension Horticulture Educator Diana Alfuth is offering a […]

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Self Study Private Pesticide Applicator Test (PAT)

If you missed the winter PAT classes…self-study option available If you are in need of an agricultural private pesticide applicator license for 2016 and were unable to attend a winter training session, producers have the option to take the exam self-study at any time.  This can be done by purchasing a manual and making an […]

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Cultivating Mushrooms as a Small Farm Enterprise

This course will cover some of  the techniques used to grow many different species of mushrooms using wood, straw, and other lawn and garden debris. You will learn to grow shiitake, oyster, wine cap, portabella, and many other types of cultivated mushrooms. There will be classroom time as well as plenty of hands on learning. […]

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2016 Mushroom Course Offerings

Remaining Mushroom Foraging Workshops  for 2016 Mushroom Certification ID taught by Mike Kempenich – The Gentleman Forager – and organized & hosted by University of Wisconsin – Extension at the St. Croix County Extension office in Baldwin, WI. Cultivated Mushrooms taught by Tavis Lynch – Tavis’s Mushrooms   Each of these are day-long workshops running […]

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November/December Communicator

The November/December Communicator is availble for your review.  It is jam packed full of events including many NEW opportunities.  Don’t miss anything, read your Communicator today.  November December 2015

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June Communicator

Don’t miss out on any of the fun and exciting things happening in June!!  Your June Communicator is available for your review:  June Communicator 2015

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