Discovery Farms Conference

Balancing water quality trade-offs from farm management decisions

The Discovery Farms Annual Conference is back. This year we will utilize our robust dataset from water quality monitoring over the last 20 years to assess trade-offs of on farm management decisions. Mitigating risk to water quality might look different on every farm but every farm has areas that can be improved. 

December 15, 2021

Watch the recordings on our YouTube Channel

Balancing phosphorus trade-offsEric Cooley, Discovery Farms

Conservation practice effectiveness quantifiedMargaret Kalcic, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Water quality risks and benefits of low disturbance manure applicationsEric Young, USDA ARS

Management trade-offs from low disturbance manure applicationsFarmer Panel

Balance your nitrogen budget for better outcomesMatt Ruark, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Beyond the root zoneRyan Heiderman, Discovery Farms and Kevin Masarik, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

Lessons from Minnesota’s nitrogen strategiesPanel

See the full agenda

We will follow current local guidance in regards to COVID during the event. All individuals are encouraged to wear a mask if they are more comfortable doing so.