Agriculture

Agriculture News & Announcements


Agriculture Items of Interest

PAT session offered in Spanish      http://ipcm.wisc.edu/pat/2016/10/pat-spanish/

Emergency Response

2016 Manitowoc County Manure Spill Prevention Guide

2016 Manitowoc County Manure Spill Response Guide

Wisconsin Agricultural  Sales 2015        https://www.nass.usda.gov/Statistics_by_State/Wisconsin/Publications/Land_Sales/

Statewide Hauler List Final 2014

Custom Manure Applicator List

Locate your nearest custom operator and other services Custom Operators Inc

Manitowoc County Custom Operators Listing

Wisconsin 2013 Custom Rates Guide (Released in late 2016 or early 2017)

UW-Extension Dairy Team Resources  http://fyi.uwex.edu/dairy

 

 

 

Fact Sheets

See how Manitowoc County ranks in dairy and crops compared to other Wisconsin Counties.

Farmer to Farmer – Hay, Forage, and Corn List – UW-Extension’s Grain Team has established this website where growers facing shortages can find growers who have excess feed to sell. Use of this site is free of charge to both buyers and sellers.

Fences in Agriculture Areas Fact Sheet

Footbath Alternatives by Nigel Cook, MRCVS, UW-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine

Mold and Mycotoxin Issues in Dairy Cattle: Effects, Prevention, and Treatment

Planting Winter Rye After Corn Silage: Managing for Forage

USDA’s Gross Margin Insurance Program for Dairy: What is it and Can it be Used for Risk Management

 

Agreements

Chapter 28 – Manitowoc County Livestock Facility Licensing Ordinance

Food Safety

WI Radiological Emergency Information for farmers, food processors, and distributors

Papers of Interest

2013 Heifer Report with 2015 Feed Price Numbers

Composting Bedded Pack Barns for Dairy Housing

Water Quality and Quantity for Dairy Cattle

 

State Dairy & Agriculture News Releases

 

Related Links of Interest

Animal Sciences UW-Extension

U. S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

UW – Extension Agriculture Program Teams

UW – Extension Agriculture & Natural Resources

UW-Extension Team Forage

UW-Madison Animal Sciences

UW-Dairy Science Department

UW – Vet School Freestall Information

Wisconsin Dept. of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection

Wisconsin Livestock Identification Consortium

 

BSE Food Safety and Other Facts

BSE – Mad Cow Disease

 

USDA Meat and Poultry Hotline

1-888-MPHotline, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Eastern Time)

Monday through Friday

 

If you have any questions regarding Agriculture  in Manitowoc County, please contact:

Scott Gunderson 2013Scott Gunderson
Manitowoc County – UW Extension
Manitowoc County Office Complex
4319 Expo Drive
PO Box 935
Manitowoc, WI 54221-0935

Phone: 920-683-4168
Fax: 920-683-5062
Email: scott.gunderson@ces.uwex.edu

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