2020 annual meeting set for Feb 13

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jan. 20, 2019 Contact: Jamie Mara (920) 209-3990 | jmara@dairyforward.com   Peninsula Pride Farms announces conference and annual meeting Feb. 13 NOAA meteorologist among presenters at time of extreme weather CASCO, Wis. ­– Peninsula Pride Farms will host its conference and annual meeting Feb. 13 at the Kewaunee County Fairgrounds in Luxemburg. […]

Feb. 13 – 2020 PPF annual meeting

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  Conference & Annual Meeting  9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13  Kewaunee County Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall 625 3rd St Luxemburg, WI 54217 Registration is open! 9:30 a.m. | Registration, networking, collection of member dues, distribution of cost-share checks  9:45 a.m. | Welcome  Don Niles, president, Peninsula Pride Farms   10:00 a.m. | Keynote presentation   “Northeast Wisconsin Precipitation History, Outlooks, and Tools”  Timm […]

PPF awarded DATCP grant

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Conservation grant will help PPF in watershed work Peninsula Pride Farms has received a state grant to continue the farmer-led watershed conservation group’s mission of protecting and improving soil and water quality in northeastern Wisconsin. The grant, for $10,000, is part of the Department of Agriculture Trade and Consumer Protection’s Producer-Led Watershed Protection program, which […]

Board member honored

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From the National Association of Conservation Districts Coalition names Wisconsin technician winner of CCA conservationist of the year award WASHINGTON –  Nick Allen Guilette of Casco, Wis., was named as the inaugural recipient of the Certified Crop Adviser (CCA) Conservationist of the Year Award for his conservation work with AgSource Laboratories. Since 2010, Guilette has been an […]

2019 PPF Cost Share Program Enrollment: Due Dec. 1

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The following cost-share programs are available to PPF members in 2019: Cover Crops – $30/acre; max 50 acres Harvestable Buffer – $325/acre; max 4.6 acres Depth of Soil Over Bedrock – max $1,500/member Split Nitrogen Application – $10/acre; max $1,500/member Low Disturbance Manure Applications – max $1,500/member To participate in PPF’s 2019 program(s), please indicate […]

Save the Bay Farm Field Day Sept. 6

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Who: Congressman Mike Gallagher, producers, processors, cooperatives, agribusiness owners, community leaders, elected officials What: Free Farm Field Day to showcase practices that build soil resiliency and preserve water quality. Congressman Gallagher will also field questions on actions and legislation that impact farmers and the farming community. When & Where: 10:00 – 11:45 a.m. – Tauchen […]

Farmer-led watershed groups pick up steam

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No one knows the struggles, hardships and challenges that crop up daily on the farm better than farmers. That’s why the number of farmer-led watershed conservation groups in the state is growing. They share a common goal — to protect the precious soil and water in the Badger State for their communities, themselves and future […]

Looking to 2019 with optimism

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Greetings once again! It is time to wrap up another year. For those of us involved in agriculture, 2018 had a few bumps in the road. Being optimists in general, most of us are looking to 2019 as being an upgrade from what we just went through. In many ways Peninsula Pride Farms can help […]