Certification. Cost-share. Research & Outreach.

Yahara Pride Farms  strives to improve water quality while balancing farm profitability.

My Post

10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

North Star Conference Center, DeForest, Wis.

10-10:30 a.m. | Registration, networking

10:30 a.m. | “YPF program update” – Dennis Frame, resource manager Pat Murphy, conservation planner

11:30 a.m. | “Wisconsin DNR and the farmer-led watershed movement” – Mark Aquino, DNR secretary director, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

12-12:45 p.m. | Lunch, sponsored by:       Compeer Financial logo  Coffee + snacks, sponsored by: Endres insurance logo

12:45 p.m. | Partner Updates with Yahara WINs and Dane County – Martye Griffin, Director of Ecosystem Services, Metropolitan Sewerage District, Representatives from Dane County conservation programs and agencies.

1:00 p.m. | “Conservation best practices and lessons learned” – Featuring a farmer panel on the topics of manure application, cover crops and conveyance systems, and composting

2:00 p.m. | “Considerations for planting over-wintering cover crops after corn silage” – Kevin Shelley, UW Nutrient and Pest Management Program

2:30 p.m. | Closing Comments

Register with the link below!


Annual report available now

The 2018 YPF Annual Report contains 2018 results, research, activities, outreach, SNAP report and our certification overview.

Learn more about the Phosphorus Report

Certification Program

Sharing information with our farmer network

Ag Innovation Days

Farm Tours

Watershed-wide conference

Forward Farmer Newsletter

Cost-Shared Practices

Cover Crops

Low soil disturbance manure injection

Strip tillage

Research & Development

Cover crop test demonstration plot

Compost pilot

Natalie EndresCertification. Cost-share. Research & Outreach.