Watch the video: Interview with Dr. María José Fuenzalida

Join us as Dr.María José Fuenzalida explains her new factsheet entitled, “Impact of Heat Stress in mammary gland development and health in dairy cows”
This interview conducted by Heather Schlesser with the Marathon County Extension office highlights the main takeaways of the new factsheet.
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Resources for Landspreading Milk

Some Wisconsin dairy farmers have been asked by their processors to withhold delivery of milk, resulting in the need for milk or milk/manure mixtures to be applied to cropland. To help farmers who are—or may soon be—facing this situation, UW–Madison hosted a free webinar on the topic, titled “Considerations for Landspreading Milk”. The webinar was recorded and is now available on Youtube for all who missed it. See below for the recording link, along with other publications from Extension on landspreading milk and other resources regarding agriculture and COVID-19.

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Paycheck Protection Program – Farmer eligibility and sign up

Please review the Paycheck Protection Program – Farmer eligibility and sign up information developed by Joy Kirkpatrick, Farm Succession Outreach Specialist, UW Center for Dairy Profitability and Paul Mitchell, Professor of Agricultural and Applied Economics and Extension Agriculture Economics Specialist. April 3, 2020

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