For the twentieth year, the Association of Women in Agriculture will be hosting their “Breakfast on the Farm” event on May 3 from 8 AM until 12 PM at the Stock Pavilion on the UW-Madison campus.
For more event information, see this Wisconsin Ag Connection article.
Celebrate and learn about Wisconsin Ag-Tourism at the 2015 LUV-R-AG Summit. This summit is for everyone involved in the Agricultural Tourism industry.
The Early Bird registration deadline for the Wisconsin Dairy and Beef Well-Being conference is April 16, 2015. For registration and speaker information, visit the UWEX Wisconsin Dairy and Beef Well-Being conference website.
University of Extension Rusk and Taylor counties will be hosting Annie’s Project Financial Management workshops on February 25 and March 4. For more information, read Sandy Stuttgen’s news release below.
Contact: Sandy Stuttgen, 715-748-3327, firstname.lastname@example.org,
Annie’s Project Financial Management Workshop scheduled for February and March
Medford, Wis. – University of Wisconsin-Extension Rusk and Taylor Counties are hosting a two day Annie’s Project on Farm Financial Management. The workshop will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 25 and Wednesday, March 4 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Jump River Community Center in Jump River, Wisconsin.
This workshop series is for farm women who are interested in learning or improving their farm financial management, which is part of the fabric of farm life. The series will be inter-active between speakers and participants with in-class exercises.
- Introduction to Financial Management
- Records and Recordkeeping Systems
- Filing Important Family Papers
- Management Reports including the Balance Sheet and Income Statement
- Analysis and Interpretation of Financial Statements
- Benchmarking of Financial Position and Performance
- Decision Making Tools including Budgets
The cost of the program is $40 which includes materials and lunch both days. Brochures and registration information are available by contacting UW-Extension Taylor County office at 715-748-3327 or http://taylor.uwex.edu/ .
Annie’s project is an opportunity for farm women to learn about farm management skills by providing resources and information to improve farming operations. Class sizes are small which allows for opportunities to network with other farm women in similar situations.
University of Wisconsin-Extension is hosting clinics to understand feeding economics, current prices, and animal health concerns for Wisconsin Cattle Feeders. For more information, please visit the Wisconsin Beef Information center website.
Registration for the Dodge County Forage Council Meeting is due Monday February 2. The Forage Council meeting is scheduled for Friday February 6 from 10:30 AM until 2:15 PM.
University of Wisconsin Extension is hosting the 2015 Midwest Manure Summit on February 24 and 25 at the Radisson Hotel and Conference Center in Green Bay, Wisconsin. New to the summit for 2015 are on-farm tours and an Anaerobic Digestion pre-conference session. Additional information and registration is available at www.midwestmanure.com.
Registration fees are due by Friday December 19, 2014 for the Wisconsin Crop Management Conference. Online registration is available.