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Date: January 21-23, 2018
Location: Kalahari Resort, Wisconsin Dells, WI

2018 OGRAIN Winter Conference

Date: January 26-27, 2018
Location: UW-Madison campus

2018 GrassWorks Grazing Conference

Date: January 30-February 1, 2018
Location: Chula Vista Resort, Wisconsin Dells, WI

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19th Annual Wisconsin Grazing Conference

Date: Feb 13 2011 7:00 pm

Location: [unknown]

Posted September 2010

Join people from around the Midwest to learn how better pasture management can result in both healthier profits and a healthier planet. The conference, organized by GrassWorks, Inc., is a key event for grass-based farmers or “graziers” of all species and at all levels. Hear from the people who are on the cutting edge of grazing and find out why grass-based farming is good for the environment, good for consumers and good for rural communities. For more information, visit the GrassWorks website.