Conservation Training

Winter G-Team Meeting-Introduction to the Heifer Grazing Compass Tool "Making the Economic Case for Raising Dairy Heifers on Pasture"

January 12, 2023

10:00 am – 11:00 am
Location: Marshfield, WI

The goal of this training is to provide service providers the knowledge and skills to utilize this tool and engage the farmers they work in conversations regarding the economics of raising livestock on pasture.

Join other agency staff and grazing advocates for this engaging training.


- Introductions

- Farmer Panel:

Mike Redetzke - Peaceful Creek Acres, Colby

Jacob Brey - Brey Cycle Farm, Sturgeon Bay

Ron Schoepp - Schoepp Farms, Lodi

- Introduction of the Heifer Grazing Compass Tool: John Hendrickson, Jim Munsch

- Lunch (provided)

- Hands on working through scenarios (bring your laptop)