Events calendar: September 13, 2019

Wisconsin State Farmer

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.


Alsum Farms & Produce Tater Trot 5K; Sept. 14,  Alsum Farms & Produce, Friesland. To register for the event online, visit: Or print a registration form that can be found at Alsum Farms & Produce website and mail with payment to: Alsum Farms & Produce, Attn: Nikki Jedlowski, PO Box 188, Friesland, WI 53935.  Register by Sept. 3 to guarantee a T-shirt.

Graze River Country Pasture Walk; 1 p.m. Sept. 14, Dale and Sherri Goss, N1799 Sawdust Rd., Bruce. Farm transition to grazing, grass-fed beef, grazing chickens and building partnerships. RSVP to Kevin Mahalko at 715-314-0338.

Waukesha County Farm Bureau annual meeting; 4 p.m., Sept. 15, Delafield Brewhaus, Delafield. RSVPs due by Sept. 5, to Dave Bartholomew at or 262.366.2366 (call or text).

Fond du Lac County Farm Bureau annual meeting; 7 p.m. Sept. 16, Radisson Hotel and Conference Center in Fond du Lac. For more information, call Becky Hibicki at 866.355.2029.

Midwest Mechanical Weed Control Field Day; Sept. 18, Gwenyn Hill Organic Farm, Waukesha. Register at or call Organic Answer Line at 888-90-MOSES.

Women Caring for the Land; 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Sept. 19, Green Leaf Fireman’s Park, 1588 Fair Rd., Green Leaf. Potluck, bring a dish to pass. RSVP at or 715-723-5561.

2019 Beef Four-Part Series – Part 4; 8:45 – 10:30 a.m., Sept. 19, Emerald Lane Angus Farm, 123970 Wuertzburg Rd, Edgar. Questions or to RSVP for the program by Sept. 17, call 715-748-3327 (Ext. 3) in Taylor County or 715-743-5121 in Clark County.

Alpaca Days; Sept. 21-22 and 28-29, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. each day, LondonDairy Alpacas, 6827 Highway 147, Two Rivers. Free open house event.

Manitowoc County 4-H Family Fun Night; 6-8 p.m., Sept. 24, Farm Wisconsin, Discovery Center, 7001 Gass Lake Rd., Newton. For more information contact Kevin A. Palmer, 4-H Youth Development Educator, at 920-242-5448 or email

Meeting Tomorrow's Feeding Challenges Today seminar; 9-11:30 a.m., Millhome Supper Club, Kiel, or 1- 3:30 p.m., Sept. 25, Liberty Hall, Kimberly. Cost $5. RSVP by Sept. 23 at

Cranberry Festival; 7 a.m.-5 p.m., Sept. 27-29, Warrens, WI. Free admission. Visit for more information.

National Alpaca Days; 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Sept. 28-29, LondonDairy Alpaca Ranch, 6827 Hwy. 147, Two Rivers. Free open house event.  


Wine with the Alpacas; 1-4 p.m., Oct. 5, LondonDairy Alpacas, 6827 Highway 147, Two Rivers. Advance ticket purchase required, must be at least 21. Limited to 60 tickets, call 920-793-4165 to reserve.