October 7th, 2021
9:30 AM – 2:00 PM

Southwest Tech's Agriculture programs are growing! Visit us on Ag Day, October 7th, for an opportunity to learn about technology used within the ag industry and at Southwest Tech.

Instructor Registration

Instructors: Use this link to register your class.

Student Registration

Students: Use this link to register for Ag Day!

Location: Auditorium, Southwest Tech

Schedule:

9:30 AM

Welcome

Location: Auditorium, Southwest Tech
Featured Speaker: Southwest Tech Ag Alumni

9:50 AM - 1:50 PM

Educational sessions will start every half hour:

  1. The tractor that drives itself! Learn how a tractor auto-steers itself around the field.
  2. Washout! Using the rainfall simulator, learn how different types of cropping practices help in holding soil in place.
  3. Mapping fields! Through the use of GPS technology on a JD Gator, learn how you can drive around fields to create maps.
  4. Agribusiness Matchgame. Match popular Mascots with the product they represent, then guess who the ownership company is.
  5. You can do it! In this session you will learn how to properly IV a bovine and get hands on experience practicing with our life like model cow. You will also learn and practice other injectable techniques on our simulator.
  6. Goats 101. Wisconsin is #1 in the country when it comes to dairy goats. Boer goats are also growing in popularity. Learn about this industry and all the opportunities it has to offer.
  7. Where did that cut come from? Learn the primal cuts and retail cuts of a beef animal.
11:50 AM – 12:20 PM
Lunch A Served - Lenz Center
12:20 PM – 12:50 PM
Lunch B Served - Lenz Center
1:50 PM
Educational sessions conclude

Sponsors

Ritchies-CASE-McCormick logo
Hartung Brothers incorporated logo
Compeer Financial logo
ROSS Soil Service LLC logo
Sloan Implement logo