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Carl Duley

Carl Duley has served as Buffalo County’s Agriculture Agent since 1985. He has recently been promoted to Professor.  Crop Production and Management is his primary area of focus. Carl has been a leader in the hops and malting barley programming that was created as a result of the increasing interest in growing hops and malting […]

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Bill Halfman

Bill Halfman is an accomplished agricultural agent serving Monroe County since 1998. Bill’s primary area of focus is in Livestock Production and Management. In the absence of a campus Extension beef specialist, Bill’s work in beef production and management has filled an important void for several years by developing and sharing numerous decision-aid spreadsheets, as […]

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Tina Kohlman

Tina Kohlman has served as an Extension Dairy & Livestock Agent for Fond du Lac County since 1999.  Tina has developed and focused her Extension programming in the areas of dairy production management and farm business management. Tina has developed several successful programs including a three-day farm business succession program entitled “Moving Forward” which focuses […]

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Mike Ballweg

Mike Ballweg has been the Sheboygan County Crops and Soils Agriculture Agent since 1987. He serves Sheboygan County with specialization in Ozaukee and Washington Counties.  Mike has been highly productive in research and educational programing in Crops and Soils, and Commercial Horticulture. Mike initiated, designed, and conducted extensive research focused on cover crop benefits in […]

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Kevin Jarek

Kevin Jarek has served as the Outagamie County UW-Extension Agriculture Agent since 1999. Kevin’s program efforts are in the area of agronomy and horticulture. Kevin’s educational programming in agronomy and horticulture has been exceptional. In the Agronomy area, he has led and conducted extensive research projects in the areas of alfalfa and corn silage production […]

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Kevin Schoessow

Kevin Schoessow serves Burnett, Washburn and Sawyer counties as the Extension Agriculture Development Agent. Kevin is based at the Spooner Agriculture Research Station office in Spooner.  His major program focus are in the areas of Small Scale Commercial Fruit & Vegetables and Agriculture Development. Kevin has been active in educational programming for commercial horticulture as […]

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Heather Schlesser

Dr. Heather Schlesser has served as the Dairy Agent for Marathon County since 2012. Heather’s programming has focused on dairy and beef reproduction, dairy calf and heifer raising, and farm profitability. Marathon County has a strong dairy industry. Heather has worked to provide programming that is pertinent to the farmers within Marathon County. She has […]

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Aerica Bjurstrom

Aerica Bjurstrom has served as the Agricultural Educator for Kewaunee County since 2007. Her program area focus is in dairy and livestock production. Aerica has focused on dairy herd management and modernization including farm owners, operators and employees (Hispanic and non-Hispanic). Several of her programs and publications were provided in both English and Spanish.   Seventy-six […]

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Sarah Mills-Lloyd

Dr. Sarah Mills-Lloyd has served as the Oconto County UW-Extension Agricultural and Livestock Agent since 2013. Oconto and Marinette counties have an agent specialization arrangement in which Sarah specializes in dairy and livestock production across both counties while the Marinette County Agent specializes in agronomy and horticulture in the same area. Sarah is well qualified […]

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Heidi Johnson

Dr. Heidi Johnson serves as the Crops and Soils Educator for UW-Extension in Dane County. Prior to this, she served as a general Agriculture Educator in Jefferson County from 2009-2013. In her role in Dane County, Heidi also served as the Executive Secretary for Farm Technology Days show that took place in Dane County in […]

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Sandy Stuttgen

Dr. Sandy Stuttgen has served as Agriculture Agent for Taylor County since 2007. Sandy’s programming has focused on dairy and beef nutrition, reproduction, facilities, bio-security and health. Taylor County has 967 farms – 463 are beef and dairy. Sandy has tailored her programming to meet the needs of beef and dairy farms.  Quality Assurance for […]

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Greg Blonde

Greg Blonde has been the Waupaca County UW-Extension Agriculture Agent since 1984, providing educational support for dairy, livestock and crop enterprises, including farm business management, marketing and agriculture public policy related issues. He works closely with local farmers and other Ag professionals to improve their knowledge and decision making skills related to farm profitability and […]

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Matt Lippert

Matt Lippert has provided programming to the residents of Wood County since 2003 as the UW-Extension Agriculture Agent.   He also provides programming across seven Central Wisconsin Counties as part of the Central Wisconsin Agriculture Specialization (CWAS) group as the lead Dairy and Cranberry production specialist.  He is also a member of the Dairy Team. The […]

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Scott Reuss

In 1997, Scott Reuss began serving Marinette County as the UW-Extension Agriculture Agent. Today Scott serves as the Crops/Soils/Horticulture Agent for Marinette, Oconto, and Florence Counties.  His primary role is as Marinette County Agriculture/Horticulture Agent with additional two-county agreements between Oconto County for Agricultural Specialization and Florence County through a 10% buy-out.  Scott’s programming over […]

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Ken Schroeder

Ken Schroeder has served as the Agriculture Educator in Portage County since 2006. Ken Schroeder has been highly active in the area of cover crops, designing and implementing a multi-year study at three locations.  Data collection and analysis were both led by Ken for this project.  Portage County has significant variation in soil characteristics from […]

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Ryan Sterry

Ryan Sterry first served in Polk County from 2006 to 2010, and has been serving St. Croix County since August of 2010. Ryan Sterry has been instrumental in developing and implementing programs for farmers in dairy modernization and replacement heifers, beef handling and quality assurance, financial management, and sheep and small ruminants.  This has been […]

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Adam Hady

Adam Hady has served as the Richland County Agricultural Agent since 2004. Adam’s program has focused on dairy and livestock production, farm business and decision making, and addressing the non-traditional agricultural producer. Adam Hady’s Extension programming focuses mostly on beef, swine, and poultry production. Adam co-authored the UWEX Holstein Steer Finishing and Yardage Cost Survey […]

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Jason Fischbach

Jason Fischbach, UW-Extension Agriculture Agent for Ashland and Bayfield County since 2001, became a half-time statewide Food and Energy Woody Crop specialist in 2013.  His primary Extension work involves bioenergy and horticulture. Jason continues to develop hazelnuts as a new agricultural crop appropriate for Northern Wisconsin.  Nearly a half million dollars in grant funding has been […]

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Mark Hagedorn

Mark Hagedorn served as Brown County’s Agriculture Educator from 2006 to 2013 and is currently serving in the same capacity in Eau Claire County. During this time, he has developed programs focusing in areas of; dairy modernization and management, dairy crop management, and strategies for improved rural/urban agricultural awareness. Mark is also a member of […]

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Vijai Pandian

Vijai Pandian has served as the Brown County Agricultural Agent specializing in horticulture since 2006. Vijai’s primary programming efforts are in commercial and consumer horticulture. Vijai partnered with the Green Bay and Fox Valley chapters of the Wisconsin Landscape Contractors Association (WLCA) to offer an annual four week short course series to train local landscape […]

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