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Field Day and Seafood Lunch: Can Conservation Pay?

Date: October 24, 2018, 9:45am

Location: Dolan Farms, Dodgeville, WI

Posted October 2018

Join Iowa County’s Uplands Watershed Group for a farm tour and discussion about the economics of conservation. Then enjoy brats and seafood caught by Gulf fishermen, whose challenges with nutrient buildup and biological die-off in the Gulf Dead Zone are aided by our conservation practices.

Dolan Farms, 5443 County Rd ZZ, Dodgeville, WI 53533

9:45 – Refreshments
10:00 – Speakers on economics of no-till, nutrient management plans
10:40 – Tour Ryan Dolan’s cover crops
11:20 – Speakers – Cover crops following corn silage, manure in cover crop systems
12:00 – Lunch (hear from Gulf fishermen)

Click here to RSVP, so we can prepare enough food for lunch!

For more information, contact Margaret Krome, (608) 238-1440, or Gene Schriefer, Iowa County Extension, (608) 930-9850.