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Liberty Hall Banquet and Conference Center

800 Eisenhower Drive

Kimberly, WI 54136

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2018 Fox Watershed Farmer Roundtable

Inspiring Action // Improving Farms // Restoring the Bay

When: Friday, January 26, 2018 from 10:30am – 4:00pm (and new this year -- Happy Hour from 4-5pm!)

Where: Liberty Hall, 800 Eisenhower Dr., Kimberly, WI 54136

What: Join us for the 3rd Annual Farmer Roundtable meeting including lunch, guest speakers, and discussions about conservation practices to improve soil health, water quality, and your bottom line.

Meet Guest Speakers Jim Harbach and Gerard Troisi from Loganton, PA.

  • Hear how this farmer and crop advisor have been reducing runoff and improving their farm by advancing no-till and cover crops in the Chesapeake Bay watershed since 1979

2018 Farmer Panelists Include:

  • Dan Brick, Brickstead Dairy

  • John Jacobs, Green Valley Dairy

  • Dan Diederich, Diederich Farms

  • Derek VanDeHey, New Horizons Dairy

Breakout Discussion Topics Include:

  • Rye: Problems & Solutions

  • Multispecies Covers After Wheat

  • Interseeding

  • Covers & Manure

  • Cover Crop & Resistant Weed Control

  • Sidedressing Manure

  • No-till Economics

  • No-till Planter Setup

  • Grazing Heifers

  • Alfalfa Following Rye

  • Action Planning for Your Farm

This Free Event Includes Lunch and a Happy Hour from 4-5pm

Space is limited, RSVP by Friday, January 19!

Contact Molly with any questions at: (920) 465-2393 or meyersm@uwgb.edu


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