Waupaca, WI
Current Conditions
0:40 AM CDT
Clear
Temperature
66°F
Dew Point
51°F
Humidity
59%
Wind
ESE at 14 mph
Barometer
0.00 in. F
Visibility
10.00 mi.
Sunrise
06:54 a.m.
Sunset
06:38 p.m.
Afternoon Forecast (12:00pm-7:00pm)
Temperatures will range from 63 to 68 degrees with mostly cloudy skies. Winds will remain steady around 13 miles per hour from the southeast. No precipitation is expected.
7-Day Forecast
Wednesday
68°F / 56°F
Mostly Cloudy
Thursday
70°F / 51°F
Mostly Cloudy
Friday
55°F / 33°F
Scattered Showers
Saturday
43°F / 33°F
Partly Cloudy
Sunday
54°F / 35°F
Partly Cloudy
Monday
57°F / 35°F
Light Rain
Tuesday
57°F / 34°F
Sunny
Detailed Short Term Forecast
Issued at 0:40 AM CDT
Wednesday...Temperatures will range from a high of 68 to a low of 56 degrees with mostly cloudy skies. Winds will range between 1 and 15 miles per hour from the southeast. Less than 1 tenth inch of rain is possible.
This Evening ...Temperatures will range from 63 to 57 degrees with mostly cloudy skies. Winds will range between 5 and 13 miles per hour from the southeast. No precipitation is expected.
Overnight ...Temperatures will range from 58 to 56 degrees with mostly cloudy skies. Winds will range between 1 and 6 miles per hour from the southeast.
Thursday...Temperatures will range from a high of 70 to a low of 51 degrees with mostly cloudy skies. Winds will range between 1 and 17 miles per hour from the east. 0.65 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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