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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

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

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High Tunnel Production for Beginning and Medium Sized Commercial Growers

Date: Oct 31 2008 10:00 am

Location: [unknown]

Posted September 2008

High tunnels are polyethylene covered greenhouse-like structures which are used to extend the growing season. This conference will feature nationally-known high tunnel experts from Penn State University and Michigan State University. There is no charge for this conference.  Please register by October 15th by emailing your name, organization/business, mailing address and phone number to