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Research stations hold seven field days in the next two weeks

If you can’t find extension specialists in the office in the next couple of weeks, they’re likely at a field day. In the next two weeks there are 7 events at six of the College’s ag research stations, including two in the Madison area. Everything you need to know about everything from apples (Sturgeon Bay) to zoysiagrass (Noer turfgrass center). See the schedule below.

July 17 – Plant Diseases: What’s That Growing on My Plant
West Madison Ag Research Station, 6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

July 18 – Central Wisconsin Potato Field Day
Hancock Ag Research Station, 8:30 a.m.

July 24 – Wisconsin apple summer field day
Peninsular Ag Research Station

July 25 – Lancaster Beef Cow-Calf Day
Lancaster Ag Research Station, 4 p.m.

July 25-26 -Turfgrass Field Day – Turf Producers International
OJ Noer Turfgrass Facility, July 25 (evening) July 26 (all day)

August 1 – Hancock Ag Research Station Agronomy Field Day
Hancock Ag Research Station, 8:30 a.m.

August 2 – Alternative Cash Grain Crops Field Day
Spooner Ag Research Station, 10:30 a.m. to noon

August 8 -Pickle Field Day
Hancock Ag Research Station

August 9 -MWFPA Sweetcorn & Snapbean Varieties Field Day
Hancock Ag Research Station

August 10 -Profitable Pastures for Southwest Wisc. Field Day
Lancaster Ag Research Station, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

August 13 – Garden Twlight Tour
Hancock Ag Research Station, 4 p.m.

August 14 – Vegetables You’ll Grow to Love:
What’s New and What Did Your Grandmother Love
West Madison Ag Research Station, 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

August 18 – Urban Horticulture Field Day
West Madison Ag Research Station, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

August 25 – Spooner Dairy Sheep Day
Spooner Ag Research Station, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

August 28 – Garden Twlight Meeting
Spooner Ag Research Station, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

August 29 – Horticulture Field Day, 5–8 p.m.
Marshfield Ag Research Station

August 29 – Agronomy-Soils Field Day
Arlington Ag Research Station

August 30 – Organic Agriculture on Research Stations
11 a.m.2:30 p.m. workshop f or station staff and UW researchers
Late-afternoon field day open to public will feature organic plots
Arlington Ag Research Station

September 11 – Fruits for The Backyard: New Grapes, Raspberries and Tree Fruits
West Madison Ag Research Station, 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

September 18 – Wildlife in Suburbia: A Walking Tour
West Madison Ag Research Station, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Staton phone numbers:

Arlington 608-846-3761
Ashland 715-682-7268
Dairy Forage 608-264-5138
Greenhouse 608-265-8053
Hancock 715-249-5961
Kemp 715-356-9070
Lancaster 608-723-2580
Madison — 608-262-2969
Marshfield — 715-387-2523
O.J Noer — 608-845-6536
Peninsular — 920-743-5406
Rhinelander — 715-369-0619
Spooner — 715-635-3735
West Madison — 608-262-2257

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