Wednesday, September 21, 2016
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Southwest Tech – Room 1706, Ag & Auto Center

Hosted by the Farm Business and Production Management Program
Instructors: Deb Ihm, Kory Stalsberg, and Ed Ruff


8:30 AM


9:00 AM

Welcome & Introductions

2015 Wisconsin Annual Financial Benchmarks Report

Update and changes to the Farm Business & Production Management Program

  • Course offerings for 2016-2017
  • Individual Assistance Opportunities
  • Grants awarded
  • Tuition assistance & Scholarships
9:50 AM


10:00 AM

Move to Ag Shop for Opening Session of Ag Day. Then, enjoy your own personal guided-expediated tour of Ag Day! Visit the six (6) educational sessions:

  1. What's in your Feed? Bring forage samples to be tested on NIR Scanner
  2. Mommy, where do cow's come from? Check out the new Birthing Simulator
  3. Drones in Flight
  4. What's under your Grass? Examine soil profile through a soil pit on-site
  5. Looks like Rain: Observing water quality on various soil covers with a Rainfall Simulator
  6. Combine Clinic: Top 10 Field Adjustments
12:00 PM

Lunch in RM 413 – Ag Shop on west side of Bronson Blvd.