Meat Animal Quality Assurance (MAQA) Meeting

Market animal exhibitors, this is an opportunity to meet the MAQA requirement for the Buffalo County Fair if you have not already done so. Monday, May 22, 2017 5:00 – 7:00 pm Buffalo County Courthouse, Alma, WI 4th Floor Conference Room Video conferencing available, please contact Carl Duley carl.duley@ces.uwex.edu or 608.685.6256 for details. This is the […]

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Fair Sheep, Goats Weigh In

Meat Animal Committee Chair and Buffalo County Fair Board Member, Penny Pronschinske, weighed in and tagged 4-H and FFA members sheep and goats on April 29 at Garden Valley Cooperative in Waumandee.

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Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD)

Starting January 1, 2017, medically important antimicrobials in medicated feed will become veterinary feed directive (VFD) drugs, and the resulting VFD feed must be authorized by a licensed veterinarian and distributed and used in compliance with the VFD regulation. Also, animal producers will no longer be able to use these VFD feeds for growth promotion […]

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Marlin Subra Speaks to Montana Pioneers 4-H About Meat Animals

On Monday, May 16, 2016 the Montana Pioneers 4- H club welcomed Marlin Subra to their club meeting. As a former beef, swine, goat, and sheep judge for the Buffalo County Fair, Marlin provided members with knowledge and skills related to care and management of their animals, giving a strong live show presence and how to develop […]

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