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Program Overview
Today's successful farmer must keep up with changes and improvements in the farming industry to remain competitive.

  The Farm Business and Production Management technical diploma includes both classroom and on-the-farm instruction as well as group tours to give the producer-student a comprehensive, affordable education in production agriculture. The program consists of five or six courses taught over a six-year period depending on Technical College District. 

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General Ag Resource Links
Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board

Center for Global Food Issues
Wisconsin Ag Connection
US Ag Net - Search Engine
Crops and Soils Links
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter
Corn Growers Guidebook

Forage Resources
Drought Information

Dairy and Livestock Links
U-W Dairy Science Department
National Mastitis Council

WI Veterinary Medical Association

Dairy Herd Management

Records and Analysis Links
U-W Center for Dairy Profitability
Helpful Decision-Making Tools

Miscellaneous Links 
Farm Bill 2014
2008 Farm Bill Information
2007 Farm Bill Archive
Wisconsin Farm Technology Days

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Wisconsin & Government Links
US Dept. of Agriculture (USDA)
Natural Resources Conservation Service
Wisconsin Resources

Market Links
Milk Futures
CME Group Commodity Products Homepage
Understanding Dairy Markets
Wisconsin Ag Connection

Agriculture Universities and Extension Links
UW Extension
Purdue University Producer Page
CARD Iowa State University
University of Illinois Extension Research Center

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