Agriculture

Upcoming Agriculture Programming

  • January 31, 2018   Pesticide Applicator Training, Washington County UW-Extension
  • February 8, 2018  Farm Succession Planning Series: Estate Planning 2018, 12:30pm, Camelot Banquet Hall, Lomira, WI
  • February 10, 2018   Hay Auction, 10:00am – Adell Coop
  • February 15, 2018 Farm Succession Planning Series: Retirement Planning 2018, 12:30pm, Camelot Banquet Hall, Lomira, WI
  • February 21, 2018   Pesticide Applicator Training, Ozaukee County UW-Extension
  • February 22, 2018   Agronomy Day, 10:00am-3:00pm – Five Pillars, Random Lake, WI
  • February 24, 2018  Hop Production for Wisconsin: Craft Beer Industry Workshop, 2018 Hops Seminar flyer,  Lazy Monk Brewery, Eau Claire, WI
  • February 27, 2018  2018 Cattle Feeders Clinic. 5:30pm, Chissy’s Waldo, WI
  • March 1, 2018   Repro INSIGHT Seminar, 10:00am – Belgium American Legion Hall, Belgium, WI
  • March 10, 2018   Hay Auction, 10:00am – Adell Coop
  • March 20-21, 2018   Animal Well-Being Conference – More Info Coming
  • April 5, 2018   Heart of the Farm: Farm Management & Productions Education for Women – Millhome Supper Club, Kiel, WI
  • April 14, 2018   Hay Auction, 10:00am – Adell Coop
  • May 4, 2018   Management Update for Ag Professionals – Liberty Hall, Kimberly, WI – More Info Coming

Agriculture Specialization in Washington, Ozaukee, and Sheboygan Counties

The Agriculture educators located in Washington, Ozaukee, and Sheboygan Counties have developed areas of specialization to allow each to provide up-to-date information in their area of specialization. Educators also address a wide range of local needs and programs. The specialized programs are as follows:

Steph Plaster, Agriculture Ozaukee County UW-Extension, 121 W. Main St., Port Washington, WI 53074.  Phone (262)284-8292. Email stephanie.plaster@ces.uwex.edu

Mike Ballweg,Crops and Soils Sheboygan County UW-Extension, 5 University Drive, Sheboygan, WI 53081. Phone (920)459-5900 E-mail michael.ballweg@ces.uwex.edu

Program areas include: Grain Crops, Forages, Soil Erosion, Nutrient Management, Water Quality, and Crop Pest Identification and Control. Pesticide Applicator Training for Sheboygan County.


SOIL TESTING:

The Ozaukee County UW-Extension Office can assist you with:

  • Soil sample bags
  • Submission forms
  • Helpful publications
  • Answers to your soil results questions from a UWEX Crops & Soils Agent.

Costs vary, depending on the type and quantity of samples and test desired.  We encourage you to mail your samples directly to the lab via United States Postal Service Flat Rate Mailing.

UW-Madison’s Soil Testing Laboratories

Questions?

For more information, please contact our office at (262) 284-8288.

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