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Events Calendar

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.

April 2017

Calendar of events

PDPW Dairy Dialogue Day, 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. April 20, Betley Family Farms and Synergy Family Dairy. Bus will depart the Fleet Farm West Auto Center, 325 N. Taylor St., Green Bay. For more info visit

Foundations of Food Exporting Seminar, 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. May 20, DJ Bordini Center, Fox Valley Technical College, 5 N. Systems Dr., Appleton. $50 per person. Registration deadline is April 18. For more info visit

Midwest Horse Fair, April 21, 22 & 23, Alliant Energy Center. Madison. Visit:

PDPW Youth Leadership Derby, begins at 10 a.m. April 22 at Colby High School, 703 N. 2nd St., Colby. For more info visit

Wisconsin Conservation Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, 10 a.m., April 22, Sentry Theater, Sentry Insurance Headquarters, 1800 North Point Drive, Stevens Point. $25. For more info visit

AWA Breakfast on the Farm, 8 a.m. to noon April 30, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Stock Pavilion, 1675 Linden Dr., Madison, Wisconsin. Visit for more information.

UW-Madison Dairy Dash, begins at 9 a.m. April 30, at the Lakeshore Path, lot 60, Willow Dr., Madison. Registration is $15 per individual, $10 per team. Visit for more information.

May 2017

UWEX Farm Managment Seminar, May 5, Liberty Hall, Kimberly. Cost is $40 per person. Registrations should be sent to Waupaca County UWEX Office, 811 Hardin St., Waupaca, WI 54981 by April 28.

19th annual WI Jersey Spring Spectacular, 9 a.m. May 5 - 6, Vernon County Fairgrounds, Viroqua, WI. For more info email Karla at

Alice in Dairyland Candidate Discussion Dinner, May 12, 5 p.m., Green Bay Botanical Garden, Green Bay. $15.

Banquet and Selection of the 70th Alice in Dairyland, May 13, 5 p.m. social hour, 6:30 p.m. dinner, 7:30 p.m. program and dessert social, $30, Lambeau Field. Program only $15.

Cow Camp, May 20 - 21, Sugar Creek Camp, Ferryville. Contact: WHA, 800-223-4269.

June 2017

Waupaca County Master Gardener Garden Walk and Art Stroll, June 24, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. $10. For more information go to the Waupaca County UW-Extension Master Gardeners website at

July 2017

Wisconsin Championship Show, July 10 -1 1, Alliant Energy Center, Madison. Contact: WHA: 800-223-4269.

2017 Farm Technology Days Picnic, July 12, Pagel’s Ponderosa Dairy, Kewaunee.

County Calendar

MARATHON: Apple Grafting Workshop, April 22, 8 a.m. - 12 p.m., 212 River Drive, Room 5, Wausau. Contact the office with questions, 715-261-1230.