June 12 2018 11:14 AM

June 26 in Verona WI Discovery Farms and PDPW will host a water tour

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Join UW Discovery Farms and Professional Dairy Producers on a tour to showcase water quality innovations and practices that impact people, animals and our environment.

Registration is $30, which includes bus travel, snacks, lunch and refreshments. Register at www.pdpw.org.

Tour stops include:

SunBurst Dairy- Brian and Yogi Brown, and son Cory manage a 500 cow dairy farm near Belleville, WI. Attendees will see the dairy's conservation and cropping strategies and learn about the work the farmer-led group is doing to protect water quality in the area.

City of Verona Public Works- Discussion about the rise in population in the area and the business demands storm-water management and infrastructure construction and inspection.

Wisconsin Brewing Company- Get a look at the role of water in the Verona-based brewery. Learn more about how the Wisconsin Brewing Company crafts their brews and handle processes for managing wastewater streams.