Farm Pulse Continuum

The University of Wisconsin-Madison, Division of Extension’s “Farm Pulse Continuum” is a new program that is intended for farmers interested in learning how to use farm financials to explore their farm business decisions.  The program kicked off in January and continues on February 5, 12 and 19 from 6 to 9 pm at St. Croix […]

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Spring Begins! – March 7th, 2020

Spring Begins! 10th Annual Seminar with the Dunn County Master Gardeners Saturday, March 7th, 2020 9:00am-12:00pm Dunn County Community Services Building 3001 US Hwy 12 East | Menomonie (former Dunn County Health Care Building) *enter basement level door on West side of building Sessions will include: Native Plants in the Landscape… Native plants can provide […]

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Volunteer Recruitment – Alice in Dairyland

You are invited to be a part of an exciting planning committee that will showcase Dunn County’s diverse agri-businesses and beautiful settings! As you may be aware, Dunn County has been selected as the host site for the 74th Alice in Dairyland Finals in 2021.   Alice in Dairyland is a one-year, full-time public relations […]

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Winter Edition of the Chippewa Valley Agricultural Extension Report

Please click on the links below to read the latest issue of the Chippewa Valley Agricultural Extension Report Winter 2019-2020 edition. Click on this link to read the full newsletter – CV Ag News Winter 2019  – or click below for each page. Featured articles in this month’s newsletter include: CV Ag News Winter 2019, Page 1, […]

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Private Pesticide Applicator Training, 2020

If your Private Pesticide Applicator License is set to expire in 2020, training sessions and exams are being offered to assist you in renewing your license. Dates: Wednesday, February 5th and Tuesday, February 25th. Time: 9:30am – 3:00pm Place:  Dunn County Community Services Building       Lower Level         3001 US Hwy […]

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Cultivating Your Farm Future

Cultivating Your Farm Future Having intentional conversations around farm succession and developing future plans for the farm provides a better chance of transition success. Cultivating Your Farm’s Future helps farm business members and families through farm succession planning. Even if the owner generation is planning to be a part of the management for 10+ years from now, […]

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Farm Pulse Program

Taking the Pulse of Your Farm Business Register now for January 2020 Introductory Workshops Farm Pulse Continuum is a new program for farmers interested in learning how to use farm financials to explore their farm business decisions. The Farm Pulse Program provides the framework for informed decision-making for the farm manager. Introductory workshops will be held annually with […]

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Fall Edition of the Chippewa Valley Agricultural Extension Report

Please click on the links below to read the latest issue of the Chippewa Valley Agricultural Extension Report Fall 2019 edition. Click on this link to read the full newsletter – CV Ag News Fall 2019 – or click below for each page. Featured articles in this month’s newsletter include: CV Ag News Fall 2019, Page 1, […]

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Annie’s Project – a new program for women farmers

Annie’s Project – a new program for women farmers According to 2017 U.S. agricultural census data, there are 22,671 Wisconsin farms identifying a woman as the principal operator.  This is a dramatic increase from prior census data and places Wisconsin 9th in the nation for the number of women principal operators.  Census data indicates West […]

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