Agriculture Calendar


17 – Shawano County Forage Council Dry Down – drop off samples by 2:30 p.m. at United Co-op, 1212 Bay Lakes Road, Shawano

23 Badger Crop Connect

September 23, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM CT

Register by 5:00 PM on Sept 22: 

 Badger Crop Connect is a new crop production webinar series developed by the University of Wisconsin-Madison Extension Crops and Soils Program for the 2020 growing season. Badger Crop Connect’s goal is to bring agronomists, crops consultants and farmers timely crop updates for Wisconsin. This will be the last of the regularly scheduled crop connects on the 2020 growing season however, there will be a pest management Special Edition in the morning on September 29th. The webinar on September 23rd will have 0.5 credit in the area of Nutrient Management and 0.5 in Soil and Water Management available. Resources shared by Extension Specialists will be available from the Resources link listed below.

 September 23rd Agenda: 

 Local Update on Crop Conditions 

Alana Voss, Juneau & Sauk Counties Agriculture Educator

 Soil Compaction: Preventing, Measuring, and Reducing: (tires, loads and soil conditions)  

Francisco Arriaga, UW- Madison Soil Extension Specialist

 Lime, Manure, and More. Get your 2021 crop off to a good start this fall  

Carrie Laboski, UW- Madison Soil Extension Specialist

Pre-registration is required –Connection link will be sent on September 22nd by 9:00 AM. Please register for this free webinar at: 

Resources from the webinar will be posted to this website


Please direct any questions to Extension Agriculture Educators Mike Ballweg or Dan Marzu

This program is sponsored by University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension with special support from the following Extension Educators: Mike Ballweg, Sheboygan County, Dan Marzu Lincoln and Langlade Counties, Nick Baker Rock County, Josh Kamps Lafayette County, Jerry Clark Chippewa County and Kimberly Schmidt Shawano County.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension provides affirmative action and equal opportunity in education, programming and employment for all qualified persons regardless of race, color, gender, creed, disability, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, pregnancy, marital or parental, arrest or conviction record or veteran status.

24 – Farm Management Update for Ag Professionals:  Eastern WI Forages Update September 2020 – 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Register at:  No charge to attend.  Register by 5:00 p.m. on September 23rd.












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If you have any questions regarding Agriculture in Shawano County, please contact:

Kimberly Schmidt, Agriculture Agent
UW-Extension Shawano County
Shawano County Courthouse
311 North Main Street, Room 109
Shawano, WI 54166
Phone: 715-526-6136
Fax: 715-526-4875
Rhonda Sumnicht, Office Assistant
Shawano County Courthouse
311 N Main Street, Room 109
Shawano, WI 54166-2198
Phone: 715-526-6136
Fax: 715-526-4875



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