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Pre-Planting Clinic – April 3

As the weather begins to warm up, we are getting ready for the spring planting season ahead! Dodge County Farmers for Healthy Soil & Healthy Water is hosting a spring pre-planting clinic on Wednesday, April 3 starting at 10:30 a.m. Join us at Weninger Farms to discuss the latest farming technologies to optimize planting in …

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Dodge County Farmers share conservation research at annual Soil Health Expo

Dodge County Farmers for Healthy Soil & Healthy Water (DCF HSHW) brought together farmers, community members and industry experts to share conservation research outcomes and celebrate their continued efforts to make a positive impact on the environment. The Soil Health Expo took place on Wednesday, Feb. 7, drawing more than 130 attendees to the Juneau …

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Dodge County Farmers Soil Health Expo

Join us at Juneau Community Center (500 Lincoln Dr., Juneau) on Feb. 7 starting at 8:30 a.m. for our Soil Health Expo. Come and learn about our group’s progress from the past year and discuss what’s next for conservation. RSVP here by Feb. 1. More details coming soon!

Biljean Farms share benefits of long term no-till 

by Jamie Fisher Dodge County Farmers for Healthy Soil & Healthy Water (HSHW) hosted a field day on Aug. 11 at Bill Nass’s farm, Biljean Farms, in Watertown, Wis. Over 80 attendees learned about nutrient management, residual herbicides, species selection and soil health.   Kevin Shelley, University of Wisconsin Madison nutrient and pest management educator, …

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Field Notes Podcast July 27, 2022

Interseeding  Wed, 27 Jul 2022 In this, the first episode of Field Notes, we dive headlong into the practice of interseeding cover crops into standing corn, a practice becoming more and more popular in Wisconsin. To help us out, we talk with Anne Pfeiffer, program manager for UW-Madison’s on-farm research research network, and Marty Weiss, …

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