Bilingual Agricultural Chemical Safety Videos Now Available

Objectives of the video series are to educate dairy farm employees about the potential risks of handling agricultural chemicals and the safety measures to keep themselves safe. Since many employees own smartphones, videos are available on YouTube to provide easy access. The videos covered in the series are (English/Spanish): Introduction to agricultural chemical safety/Introducción a […]

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Finding a Swine Veterinarian to Meet VFD Changes

Adapted from Lyssa Seefeldt, UW-Extension Agriculture Agent, Marquette County & Member of UW-Extension Swine Team Increasing interest in preventing the development of antibiotic resistant bacteria and protecting the effectiveness of the antimicrobials that we currently have fueled the initiative behind the Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) rule changes. The VFD regulation changes on medically important antimicrobials, […]

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Veterinary Feed Directive

As of January 1, 2017, producers will be unable to purchase medicated feeds, pre-mixes, or medicines containing medically important antibiotics, over the counter. To learn more watch these podcasts or download a fact sheet.

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Ensuring High Quality Hay Series

Where: Montrose Town Hall, Meeting Room, Belleville, WI Cost: $12 for one session, $20 for both sessions   Producing High Quality Hay When: Tuesday, February 16th from 5:30-8pm Get Rid of That Bale Wrap! Ag Plastics Recycling Program – Mark Mayer, Green County Agriculture Agent Soil Quality = Quality Hay – Heidi Johnson, Dane County […]

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