July 17th, 2018
10:00am - 2:00pm
The University of Wisconsin Extension will be hosting a “Making Winter Wheat Profitable” Production Workshop for farmers/agricultural professionals in Northeast and East Central Wisconsin at the Millhome Supper Club in Kiel. Registration begins at 10:00 a.m. with the program starting promptly at 10:30 a.m. and concluding by 2 p.m. Registration is $20 per person and includes lunch.
Shawn Conley, UW-Madison/UW-Extension Soybean and Small Grains Specialist, will discuss choosing successful winter wheat varieties, crop management decisions, and staging wheat. Damon Smith, UW-Madison/UW-Extension Field Crops Plant Pathologist will discuss winter wheat diseases along with fungicide selection and timing. Carrie Laboski, UW-Madison/UW-Extension Soil Scientist will discuss profitability and the 4R’s for Wheat Management. Brenda Boetel, UW-Extension Marketing Specialist or Kevin Jarek, UW-Extension Crops, Soils, and Horticulture Agent, Outagamie County will examine cost of production via crop enterprise budgeting as well as share information about marketing strategies to maximize profitability.
NOTE: Contact Scott Reus at 715-732-7518 to receive registration materials for this event.
Millhome Supper Club
16524 Lax Chapel Rd.
Kiel, WI 53042