Don Austin To Host September 19 Pasture Walk

10:30 a.m. 1503 Austin Rd., Platteville, WI 53818

Topic: 3rd generation dairy farmer, started basic rotational grazing in 1987 & certified organic in 2000. Reviewing & reflecting on shade options & methods. Critique of mechanically harvested sorghum used as part of cropping rotation/renovation. Pros & Con’s of wood shaving bedding.

Grant County- From Fennimore: Highway 18, right on F 3.3 miles. Left on Commercial Street/E approximately 7 miles. Right on D 3.7 miles. Left on Austin Road to farm on righte.

For additional information contact your Crawford County UW-Extension Agriculture Agent, Vance Haugen by phone 608-326-0223 or e-mail .

Full Pasture Walk Schedule available HERE

Don Boland will host October 10th 10:30 AM Pasture Walk – Stretching the pasture in late fall and early winter. Recalibrating out wintering sites and calving areas based on current soil tests.

18732 Highway 27, Gays Mills

From Seneca – Highway 27 N. Travel approximately 3 miles. Don’s farm is on the right side of Highway 27.