UW-Extension Fond du Lac County aims to make Fond du Lac County agriculture strong and competitive while conserving and protecting natural resources.

January 18, 2021 Ag Newsletter Now Online

Your Ag team at Extension Fond du Lac County has moved our newsletter to your email! If you’re not already receiving it, take a minute to sign up with this form. Recent FDL County Ag Updates contain the following timely news: Forage Council Annual Report and Virtual Forum Hay Market Report: January 11, 2021 Center […]

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Symposium 2021 is Virtual Feb 16-17

Mark your calendars for Symposium 2021, presented virtually Feb. 16-17, and hosted by the Midwest Forage Association, Wisconsin Custom Operators, Professional Nutrient Applicators Association of Wisconsin, and University of Wisconsin Extension. Although it is virtual, you will still have access to live educational sessions, an exhibit hall, and on-demand sessions. You will also be able to […]

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Fond du Lac County Forage Council Annual Report and Virtual Forum

Join us for A UW-Madison Extension & MFA Local Forage Council Virtual Forum on February 10, 2021 from 12:30 – 1:45 pm. Tom Kilcer of Advanced Ag Systems presents on Alternative forages when alfalfa fails. Certified Crop Advisor, Certified Pesticide Applicator, 34 years as a Cornell Cooperative Extension multi-county Field Crop and Soils Educator, and […]

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January 11, 2021 Ag Newsletter Now Online

Your Ag team at Extension Fond du Lac County has moved our newsletter to your email! If you’re not already receiving it, take a minute to sign up with this form. Recent FDL County Ag Updates contain the following timely news: Coaching Versus Evaluations to Improve Employee Performance Extension COVID-19 Agriculture-Related Resources Grouping Strategies for […]

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ARC/PLC Decision-Making Webinar by FSA and Extension

All producers have the opportunity to sign up for either the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) or the Price Loss Coverage (PLC) program by March 15, 2021. This voluntary program provides payments to farms when either revenue or crop price are below set guarantees. The decision is made on a crop by crop basis at the […]

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January 4, 2021 Ag Newsletter Now Online

Your Ag team at Extension Fond du Lac County has moved our newsletter to your email! If you’re not already receiving it, take a minute to sign up with this form. Recent FDL County Ag Updates contain the following timely news: Happy New Year! Disbudding and Dehorning Considerations Center for Dairy Profitability Dairy Situation and […]

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December 21 Ag Newsletter Now Online

Your Ag team at Extension Fond du Lac County has moved our newsletter to your email! If you’re not already receiving it, take a minute to sign up with this form. Recent FDL County Ag Updates contain the following timely news: Happy Holidays! Do They Grow? December Dairy Situation and Outlook Hay Market Report December […]

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Farmland Markets and Leasing Contracts Webinar

Did you know that under Wisconsin statutes, a farmland lease for more than one year must be in writing and signed by both parties in order to be enforceable? Leasing land without a written lease can get messy quickly. As Phil Harris, former Ag Law Specialist for UW-Madison Extension once said, “If you’re entering into […]

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December 7 Ag Newsletter Now Online

Your Ag team at Extension Fond du Lac County has moved our newsletter to your email! If you’re not already receiving it, take a minute to sign up with this form. Recent FDL County Ag Updates contain the following timely news: Badger Dairy Insight Zoom Focuses on Calf Management Updated PAT Certification 2020 UW Crop […]

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UPDATED Private Pesticide Applicator Certification

Due to COVID-19, WDATCP is extending certifications that expire from January 31, 2020 through November 30, 2021 to December 31, 2021. If this extension does not apply to you, a new Online Temporary Certification is available and expires December 31, 2021. Please visit https://patstore.wisc.edu for details and registration. MANUALS: Manuals are $30 and available through […]

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