Producer-Led Annual Workshop
The next Producer-Led Watershed Protection Grants Annual Workshop will be held on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, at the Holiday Inn-Stevens Point - Convention Center located at 1001 Amber Avenue, Stevens Point, WI 54481.
The Producer-Led Watershed Protection Grants Annual Workshop is for producer-led grant recipients throughout the state to network, brainstorm, share success stories, and learn from each other on what works and hasn't worked in their watershed projects.
Producer-Led Workshop Registration: Registration has closed. If you are interested in attending, please email Penny Pohle at firstname.lastname@example.org
Social Hour: Join us after the workshop for a social hour courtesy of event sponsors.
Dinner and Discussion: There will be a dinner and presentation following the Producer-Led Workshop. UW Madison Microbiologist, Thea Whitman, will talk about "Bugging Out on Soil Health - the Diversity and Function of Soil Microbes." The presentation will be followed by a discussion with farmers about how they are measuring soil health on their own farms. Registration information is are available at https://fyi.uwex.edu/covercrop/
Wisconsin Cover Crop Conference: Consider staying for the Wisconsin Cover Crops Conference on Wednesday, February 20, at the same location. Producer-Led Workshop participants will receive $10 off the registration fee. A discount code will be provided when registering for the Producer-Led Watershed Protection Grants Workshop. For more information about the Cover Crop Conference, go to https://fyi.uwex.edu/covercrop/
If you have any questions about this event, please contact Rachel Rushmann at DATCP (email@example.com or 608-224-4622) or Penny Pohle at WI Land+Water (firstname.lastname@example.org or 608-441-2677 Ext. 6).
For more information on the Producer-led Watershed Protection Grants Program, visit: datcp.wi.gov/pages/programs_services/producerledprojects.aspx.