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County Fair Fitting Contest

New to the Outagamie County Fair is a Heifer Fitting Contest. This event is open to all dairy exhibitors in grades 5-13 as of January 1st, 2018. General Rules Contestants are allowed to have one youth help hold/handle heifer during contest. Only the head and legs (up to the hock and up to the knee) […]

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Additional Resources for Dealing with Snow Damage to Farm Structures

Blizzard Evelyn left damage in her wake. If you’re looking for additional resources to help you deal with damage to your farm structures, Wisconsin Frame Builders Association may be able to help. Click the link below to be taken to their directory, or pate the following address into your browser. http://www.wisconsinframebuilders.org/member-directory.php Link to WI Frame Builders […]

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How to Deal with Snow Accumulation on Farm Buildings

Due to the recent heavy snowfall there is reason to have concern over heavy snow loads on farm buildings. There have been several reports of farm buildings going down in Wisconsin. In addition, many have concerns for buildings that still have significant amounts of snow on them especially if more snow falls before the current […]

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LGM-DAIRY RECORDED WEBINAR

All producers who are interested in the LGM-Dairy program and would like to view the refresher webinar from Brian Gould, Dairy Markets & Policy Specialist, Agriculture and Applied Economics, UW-Madison,  please read more…

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