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.