Agriculture

If it happens on a farm or in a field, the Extension Institute of Agriculture works with you to achieve better results. Our innovative dairy management programs range from genetics to farm and business management. Extension researchers work hand-in-hand with row crop, forage and fresh produce growers to provide best practices for every aspect of the growing phase. We also advise communities on using sustainable practices to create inviting spaces free from invasive species. Our work supports people, communities and businesses.

Agriculture Programs


 

Did You Know

Many people already know of our popular programs such as Master Gardener, but we also:

 



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Agriculture Publications

 

The Learning Store produces and distributes educational materials based on university research, extending knowledge to the statewide community.

 

Featured Publication

Wondering when you should harvest your apple crops? Look no further! View the Learning Store’s publication, “Determining the Optimal Apple Harvest Date” for free!

 

View Related Topics on the Learning Store

Farming

Lawn & Garden


 


 

Find Your Local Office

Extension experts live and work in the communities they serve. Our team offers insight and solutions based on a deep understanding of local needs and priorities.

Find your local office

 


 

A Part of the Agriculture & Natural Resources Program Area

 

Extension’s Department of Agriculture & Natural Resources creates a bridge between Wisconsin’s ag and the environmental resources with the people that use them. We help producers, farmers, and businesses build stronger and more diverse farm and food systems. With communities and regions, we work hand-in-hand to support land and water resource needs.

 

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Director

Heidi Johnson is the Agriculture Institute director.

 

She was previously the Crops and Soils educator in Dane County.

 

 

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