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Behind the Scenes: The Slow Spring of 2014

May 27th, 2014 | Filed under: Growing, News

It’s May, and in the Central Sands farmers are well on their way to wrapping up potato planting!  Farmers in northern counties like Langlade, the Antigo area, and north are just getting underway.  The wind is from the south, and regular spring rains are causing…

Vegetable Crop Update #6

May 23rd, 2014 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Stepping Up to the Plate: Wisconsin Farmers Provide the Resources to Tackle Water Issues in Central Wisconsin

May 21st, 2014 | Filed under: News

Few now question that our planet’s resources are being challenged by our relentless population growth, and yet most of us are unable to do anything meaningful to address these far reaching issues. Water is among the most precious of these resources, and farmers in all…

Vegetable Crop Update #5

May 16th, 2014 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Soil and Land Management

May 13th, 2014 | Filed under: Growing, News

We are finally experiencing a sure sign of spring – south east winds.  It might be welcome to many, but it can be a big problem for Central Sands vegetable growers. Wind can move small grains of sand from bare soil. In some places this…

Vegetable Crop Update #4

May 12th, 2014 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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