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, Yahara Pride Farms, Pat Murphy, conservation planner, Yahara Pride Farms, Participating Farmers
11:30 a.m. | “Wisconsin DNR and the farmer-led watershed movement” – Mark Aquino, DNR secretary director, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
12:45 a.m. | Partner Updates with Yahara WINS and Dane County – Martye Griffin, director of ecosystem services, Madison 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, unique applications of 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
Thanks to everyone who attend our 2019 Annual Meeting! Check out the pictures from the event on our Facebook.