Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association

Soil, Water & Nutrient Management Meetings

Registration fee is $45 (includes registration, information packet, and lunch) {4 hours of Certified Crop Advisor CEU credits have been requested}

The schedule for the 2019 Soil, Water & Nutrient Management Meetings is listed below. Presentation topics will include: Comparing tillage practices and nitrogen rates for corn: early corn development and yield impacts (Francisco Arriaga); Evaluating corn N management decisions (Carrie Laboski); Profitability of P and K fertilization of no-till corn and soybean (Carrie Laboski); Badger Ag. Tech. Lab Update: Planter aftermarket closing wheels (Brian Luck); Wheel traffic effects on alfalfa (Brian Luck); Wisconsin nutrient management update (Sue Porter); Cover crops, fall manure, and nutrient management (Matt Ruark); Biological indicators of soil health (Matt Ruark). Presentations will begin at 10 am and run until 3 pm, with a lunch break from 12 to 1 pm. Lunch is included in the $45 fee. Please read carefully and make sure you contact the appropriate person at your desired location.

Tuesday, Dec. 3 – Madison at UW Extension Office, 5201 Fen Oak Dr. CONTACT HOST: George Koepp/ Carrie Edgar, Dane Co. UWEX, Madison, WI 53718. 608-224-3716. Please register online at http://dane.extension.wisc.edu

Wednesday, Dec. 4 – Sparta at Jake’s Northwoods, 1132 Angelo Rd., Hwy 21. CONTACT HOST: Bill Halfman, Monroe Co. UWEX, 14345 Co. Hwy B, Rm. 1, Sparta, WI 54656; 608-269-8722.

Thursday, Dec. 5 – Eau Claire at Eagles Club, 2488 Hallie Rd., Chippewa Falls. CONTACT HOST: Andy Heren, Eau Claire Co. UWEX, 227 First St., Altoona, WI 54720; 715-839-4712.

Friday, Dec. 6 – Marshfield at Marshfield Ag Res. Station Auditorium, 2611 Yellowstone Dr. CONTACT HOST: Richard Halopka, Clark Co. UWEX, 517 Court St., Rm. 104, Neillsville, WI 54456; 715-743-5121.

Monday, Dec. 9 – Juneau at Dodge Co. Admin Bldg., 127 Oak St. CONTACT HOST: Joe Zimbric, Dodge Co. UWEX, Admin Bldg. 127 Oak St., Juneau, WI 53039; 920-386-3790.

Tuesday, Dec. 10 – Kiel at Millhome Super Club, 3 miles East on Hwy. 57/31. CONTACT HOST: Mike Ballweg, Sheboygan Co. UWEX, 5 University Dr., Sheboygan, WI 53081; 920-459-5904.

Wednesday, Dec. 11 – Cecil at The Main Event, 206 North Lemke St. CONTACT HOST: Kimberly Schmidt, Shawano Co UWEX, Courthouse, Rm. 101, 311 N. Main St., Shawano, WI 54166; 715-526-6136.

Thursday, Dec. 12 – Dodgeville at Iowa Co. Health & Human Services Bldg., 303 W. Chapel St. CONTACT HOST: Gene Schriefer/Josh Kamps, Iowa Co. UWEX, 303 W. Chapel St., Ste. 1200, Dodgeville, WI 53533; 608-930-9850.

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