Events calendar: September 21, 2018
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.
Horse Pasture Walk; 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Sept. 22, Erin Osero family, Happy Hollow Stables, 1614 County Road D, Turtle Lake. For more information, contact Randy Gilbertson 715-520-2112 or Lynn Johnson 715-268-8778 at NW Graziers, or UWEX Ag Agent, Kevin Schoessow at Spooner 715-635-3506
Retzer Nature Center Apple Harvest Festival; 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sept. 22, S14 W28167 Madison St., Waukesha. For details on the festival 262-896-8007, or visit www.waukeshacounty.gov/appleharvestfestival.
Wine with the Alpacas; 4 - 7 p.m., Sept. 22, LondonDairy Alpacas, 6827 Hwy. 147, Two Rivers. Limited tickets - $20 in advance, $25 five days prior. Visit https://www.londondairyalpacas.com/wine-gala for more info.
Corn Silage Dry Down Days; 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Sept. 26, Country Visions Coop, Plymouth.
Beef Silvopasture Walk; 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Sept. 29, Jansen farm, 196A 183rd Ave. Turtle Lake. For more information, contact Randy Gilbertson 715-520-2112 or Lynn Johnson 715-268-8778 at NW Graziers, or UWEX Ag Agent, Kevin Schoessow at Spooner 715-635-3506
World Dairy Expo, Oct. 2-6, Alliant Energy Center, Madison.
Conservation Field Days; 9 a.m. - noon, Oct. 2, Peter Cernek farm, County Road KK, Gratiot. Free. RSVP to Lafayette County Land Conservation Department by phone or email: 608-776-3836, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Conservation Field Days; 9 - 11:30 a.m., Oct. 4, Leonard farm, 6461 County Line Rd., Blanchardville. Free. RSVP to Lafayette County Land Conservation Department by phone or email: 608-776-3836, email@example.com.
Ashippun Indian Summer Living History event; Oct. 5-7, Ashippun Town Hall at the corners of County Highway O and P. Free event, donations accepted. For more information contact Herb Heck at 920-474-4619 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Berlin Area Antique Tractor Show; Oct. 6-7, Riverside Park, 217 W. Cumberland St., Berlin. Free admission. Email email@example.com for more information or visit https://tinyurl.com/yc9x2muo.
Whole Farm Planning workshop; 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Oct. 9, Town Bank Community Room, 15815 State Rd. 81, Darlington. RSVP is requested by Oct. 5 at https://tinyurl.com/y7v2ydvm. Registration is $50 for general admission, $30 for Southwest Badger members, and free for residents of Lafayette County and the Pecatonica River watershed.
Waupaca County Fall Field Day; 10:30 a.m., Oct. 10, Dan and Ruth Boerst’s farm, E5663 Yohr Road, Manawa. Those planning to attend are encouraged to call or email the Waupaca County UW-Extension in advance at 715-258-6231 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Growing Healthy Plants; 8:30 -10:30 a.m., Oct. 17, Columbia County Administration Building, 112 E. Edgewater St., Portage. Please register in advance by contacting Jennifer Evans at Jennifer.email@example.com or call at 608.742.9687
Tater Trot 5K Run/Walk; 10 a.m., Oct. 27, at Alsum Farms & Produce, N9083 County Highway EF, Friesland. To register for the event online, visit: https://tinyurl.com/yb8er8rk. Or print a registration form that can be found at www.alsum.com and mail with payment to: Alsum Farms & Produce, Attn: Nikki Jedlowski, PO Box 188, Friesland, WI 53935.
Harvest of Ideas forum; Oct. 30-31, UW-Madison Discovery Building. For more information or to register for the event, visit https://wiscore.wiscweb.wisc.edu/harvest-of-ideas/ or contact Jody Padgham firstname.lastname@example.org or (715) 667-3203.