Wautoma, WI
Current Conditions
0:56 AM CDT
Rain
Temperature
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Humidity
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Wind
W at 12 mph
Barometer
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Visibility
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Sunrise
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Afternoon Forecast (12:00pm-7:00pm)
Temperatures will range from 76 to 73 degrees with mostly clear skies. Winds will remain steady around 12 miles per hour from the west. No precipitation is expected.
7-Day Forecast
Tuesday
76°F / 55°F
Sunny
Wednesday
80°F / 56°F
Partly Cloudy
Thursday
86°F / 54°F
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Friday
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Sunday
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Partly Cloudy
Monday
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Light Rain
Detailed Short Term Forecast
Issued at 0:56 AM CDT
Tuesday...Temperatures will range from a high of 76 to a low of 55 degrees with clear skies. Winds will range between 6 and 14 miles per hour from the west. No precipitation is expected.
This Evening ...Temperatures will range from 70 to 61 degrees with clear skies. Winds will remain steady around 7 miles per hour from the southwest. No precipitation is expected.
Overnight ...Temperatures will range from 61 to 55 degrees with clear skies. Winds will remain steady around 7 miles per hour from the southwest. No precipitation is expected.
Wednesday...Temperatures will range from a high of 80 to a low of 56 degrees with partly cloudy skies. Winds will range between 6 and 16 miles per hour from the southsouthwest. 0.14 inches of rain are expected.

Grazing Winter Seminar, Jan. 30

Jan. 22, 2014 | 0 comments

WHITEWATER

The Southeastern Wisconsin Grazing Network is hosting a Grazing Seminar at Randy's Restaurant on Thursday, Jan. 30. This informative event will focus on optimal forage production.

Registration begins at 9:45 a.m.

The agenda is as follows:

· 10-11 a.m. — Guidelines for Managing Soil Fertility in Wisconsin Pastures, Kevin Shelley, UW-Extension, this discussion of research-based guide lines will include: soil nutrient levels; soil nutrient removal from pastures; nutrient crediting for pasture deposited manure and manure nutrient allocation in pastures; and soil sampling requirements unique to pastures.

· 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. — Mob Grazing in the Upper Midwest, Mark Renz UW-Extension, will discuss: how grazers define mob grazing; the perceived benefits of this practice; and descriptions of the various types of operations that are conduction mob grazing. An update on the impacts of rotational grazing, mob grazing, and herbicide treatment of pasture forage productivity and utilization will also be presented.

· 1:30-2:30 p.m — Grazing Cover Crops, Jim Stute, UW-Extension, will discuss how cover cropping is becoming a popular management practice that enhances cropland soil health. For cattle producers, cover crops can also provide economical fall grazing.

· 2:30-3:30 p.m. — Choosing Grass Varieties, Dan Undersander, UW Extension, will discuss: how to choose grass v-arieties with the best seasonal distribution for forage growth; and new thoughts on pasture establishment basics.

The registration fee of $20 is due Friday, Jan. 24

Checks can be made payable to: UW-Extension, P.O. Box 1001, Elkhorn, WI 53121.

For more information visit www.tacrcd.com or contact Kirsten Jurcek, grazing education specialist, Town & Country RC&D at 920-342-9504 or kjurcek1@centurytel.net; Or Peg Reedy, UW-Extension Walworth County, 262-741-4961 or peg.reedy@ces.uwex.edu.

This event is being sponsored by the Southeastern Wisconsin Grazing Network, UW Cooperative Extension, and Town & Country RC&D with funds from the Grazing Lands Conservation Initiative Program (GLCI) and the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection.

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