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2012 Spring Barn Meetings

Thank you to our 2012 Spring Barn Meeting hosts! Our topic was on facility design to optimize cow comfort. Watch for details on the 2013 meetings coming soon.

Bears Grass Dairy - Augusta (Eau Claire County)
Schroeder & Honadel Families
S8495 County Hwy. V, Augusta, WI 54722
Directions: Take Hwy. 12 north from Augusta, turn west onto County V and go approximately two miles to farm on left side of road.
Speaker: Maria Bendixen, Clark County Dairy/Livestock Agent

Sunnyside Dairy Farm - Valders (Manitowoc County)
Bill & Todd Borgwardt
12629 Newton Rd., Valders, WI 54245
Directions: From I-43 take exit 144 west. Go 6 miles on County Hwy. C to Borgwardt Rd., then south 1 mile to Newton Rd. Farm is on the southwest corner of Newton and Borgwardt Roads.
Speaker: Scott Gunderson, Manitowoc County Dairy/Livestock Agent

Nor-Way-Pete and Four-of-a-Kind Holsteins - Eland (Marathon County)
Chad & Amy Peterson and Dan Cnossen
1751 Cherry Drive, Eland, WI 54427
Directions: 5 miles west of Wittenberg on Hwy. 29, south 1½ miles on Cherry Drive to farm on right.
Speaker: David Kammel, UW-Madison Center for Dairy Profitability Ag Engineer

Stone-Front Farms - Lancaster (Grant County)
Andrew & Lynn Buttles Family
5027 Hwy. 81E, Lancaster, WI 53813
Directions: Three miles east of Lancaster or 12 miles west of Platteville on Hwy. 81. Farm is on south side of road.
Speaker: Mark Mayer, Green County Dairy Livestock Agent