July/August Ag Newsletter

Late Season Nitrogen Management Because of the wet season we have had this year there are many yellow corn fields and many are-as in fields that are yellow. If all the nitrogen for the season was applied before planting and the corn appears yellow the nitrogen may be lost due to leaching or volatilization. Nitrogen […]

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May/June Ag Newsletter

  White Mold Management in Soybean White mold, or Sclerotinia stem rot, can be a devastating disease in soybean. White mold survives in the soil and the spores enter soybean plants through the flowers to infect the plants. White mold favors cool and wet weather, with June temperatures averaging 70 degrees. To make matters worse, […]

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The 2017 Trempealeau County Plat Book is AVAILABLE!

  Trempealeau WI cover The 2017 Plat Books are available for $30.00 at the following locations in Trempealeau County: Arcadia State Bank Alliance Bank – Osseo Centerville Coop Citizens First Bank – Trempealeau Co-op Credit Union-Galesville John O Melby Bank – Whitehall Union Bank of Blair United Bank – Osseo United Bank – Strum United […]

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Sugar Shockers!!

Check out this quarters Food $ense Newsletter for information on sugar: April-June 2017 Food $ense Newsletter Identifying Added Sugars When shopping at the grocery store, look for the Nutrition Facts Label on packaged foods to help identify added sugars. Keep in mind, the sugars listed on the Nutrition Facts label include naturally occurring sugars (like […]

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Financial Management

With current tight or negative margins, a farm business manager needs financial information to make informed decisions for their farm business. This meeting is designed to provide simple     methods that you can use at home.   Wednesday, February 22nd – Blair Community Center 10:30am to 1:00pm   Schedule F postcard

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Calf Management

February 16th – Alma Center VFW Post   Equipment cleaning protocols & use of ATP meters Measuring adenosine triphosphate (ATP) is a common method food processors, and health care industries are using to measure the effectiveness of their cleaning     procedures. An ATP meter measures organic material present on surfaces which otherwise appear to be clean […]

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