NOTE: Many of the meetings and events listed in the Calendar require preregistration and/or fees. When possible, a contact telephone number or email address is provided for more information. In many cases, your local UW Extension office can provide additional information about these events.
PDPW Herdsperson Conference, Dec. 4, Wisconsin Dells and Dec. 5, Appleton, from 9:30 am-4 pm. Call 800-947-7379, email firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.pdpw.org.
Hoof Trimming Workshop, Dec. 4-6, Baraboo. Visit: www.DairylandHoofCare.com or call 888-384--3834.
Tri-County Dairy Modernization Tours, Dec. 5, 10:30 am-3 pm. Contact: Don Mier, 920-459-5916 or email@example.com.
Beginning Sheep Shearing School, Dec. 7-8, Sheep Unit, Arlington Agricultural Research Station, Arlington. Contact: Todd Taylor, 608-846-5858 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
UW-Extension Food safety and Preservation Webinar on Keep Food Safety in Mind at Holidays, Dec. 10, noon-1 pm.
Natural Resources Board Meeting, Dec. 10-11, Madison.
PDPW's Business Financial Decision-Making Conference, Dec. 11, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Madison. Call 800-947-7379 or visit: www.pdpw.org.
Wisconsin Junior Holstein Convention, Jan. 3-5,Wisconsin Dells. Contact: Wisconsin Holstein Association, 800-223-4cow.
Managers Acadamy, Jan. 14-16, California. Contact: PDPW, 800-947-7379 or visit: www.pdpw.org.
Crop Management Conference, Jan. 14-16, Alliant Energy Center, Madison.
River Country RC&D 15th Annual Midwest Value Added Agriculture Conference, Jan. 23-24, Hotel Mead, Wisconsin Rapids. Call 715-579-5229 or info@RiverCountryRCD.org.
Midwest Farm Show, Jan. 15-16, LaCrosse Center, LaCrosse. Contact: Steve Henry, 715-289-4632.
Wisconsin Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Conference, Jan. 19-21, Glacier Canyon Lodge, Wilderness Resort, Wisconsin Dells. Contact: 800-722-3120 or go to www.waga.org or email: email@example.com.
Rice Lake Area Farm Show, Jan. 21-22, Cedar Mall. Contact: Steve Henry, 715-289-4632.
83rd Annual Wisconsin Farmers Union Annual State Convention, Jan. 24-26, Hotel Mead, Wisconsin Rapids. Visit:wisconsinfarmersunion.com.
Corn/Soy Expo, Feb. 6-7, Kalahari, Wisconsin Dells. Contact: Nancy Kavazanjian, firstname.lastname@example.org or call 920-887-2471.
Eau Claire Farm Show, March 4-5, Indoor Sports Center. Contact: Steve Henry, 715-289-4632.
PDPW Business Conference, March 12-13, Alliant Energy Center, Madison. Call 800-947-7379 for more info.
Wisconsin Ag Women's Summit, March 14-15,Madison Marriott West Madison. For more info., visit: www.facebook.com/Wisconsin.Ag.Womens.Summit.
National Guernsey Convention, June 26-30, Radisson Hotel, La Crosse. Contact: Rich/Barb Schomburg, 608-786-1196 or email@example.com.
WAUPACA: Farm Families and the Affordable Care Act, Dec. 3, 6:30-8 pm, County Courthouse, Lower Level Conference Room, Waupaca. Contact: Dana Nelson, 715-258-6231 Waupaca-Waushara Holstein Breeders Annual Meeting, Dec. 2, 7:340 pm, Cedar Springs, Manawa. Cow College, Jan. 7 - Dairy Outlook & Farm Bill Update; Jan. 14 - New Concepts in Dairy Cow Management, both at the FVTC Regional Center, Clintonville; and Jan. 21 - Farm Tour to Wichman Farms, Hwy EE, Five Corners and Neighborhood Dairy, Van Asten Rd, Kaukauna. Call 715-258-6230 for more information. UWEX/DNR CAFO Introduction and Update, Feb. 7, 9 am, Crystal Falls, New London.Forage Council Annual Meeting, Feb. 13, 10 am, Cedar Springs, Manawa.
SHAWANO: Soil, Water and Nutrient Management Meeting, Dec. 10, 10 am-noon or 1-3 pm, Angie's Main Cafe, Shawano. Contact: Jamie Patton, 715-526-6136 or firstname.lastname@example.org.