Agriculture

Agricultural educators help those in rural and urban communities use research and knowledge to solve problems and take advantage of new opportunities. Agricultural educators balance farm profitability and production of high quality food, horticultural crops, fiber, and plant material with protection of the natural environment.

Economic Impact of Agriculture

Wisconsin’s farms and agricultural businesses generate more than $88.3 billion in economic activity and 413,500 jobs. New research from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Wisconsin-Extension shows how important agriculture is to the state’s economy. Read the 2014 Outagamie County Agricultural Impact Report

Latest Agricultural News

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UW-Madison Animal Science Department & Division of Extension Lambing Open House scheduled for February 20, 2020
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2020 Wisconsin Dairy and Beef Well Being Conference
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Forage Council Annual Meeting
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Forage Council Scholarship Application Available
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Stress Management, Communication to be Focus of Farm Couples Weekend Workshops
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Supporting Farmers in Challenging Times Program in Green Bay
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Pesticide Applicator Training
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Compeer Financial and University of Wisconsin- Extension Host 2019 Resilient Farms Conference
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Sorghum-Sudangrass and Frost
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DATCP, DWD Connect the Dots With Job Training for Wisconsin Farmers
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Agriculture Generates $104.8 Billion and 437,700 Jobs in Wisconsin, UW Study Says

Member-Resources

 Staff

If you have any questions regarding Agriculture in Outagamie County, please contact:

Kevin_croppedKevin Jarek | Crops, Soils and Horticulture Agent
3365 W. Brewster St. | Appleton, WI 54914
Phone: 920-832-5128 | Wisconsin Relay: 711
Fax: 920-832-4783
Email: kevin.jarek@wisc.edu

 

 

Sarah Grotjan | Agriculture Extension Educator – Dairy/Livestock
3365 W. Brewster St. | Appleton, WI 54914
Phone: 920-832-5129 | Wisconsin Relay: 711
Fax: 920-832-4783
Email: sarah.grotjan@wisc.edu

 

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