The second webinar in the Farm Management Update Meeting series will be held Oct. 22 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. This meeting typically was offered as an in-person meeting, but has been moved to a virtual format. The October webinar will focus on the near future of dairy markets and best practices for feeding the recently harvested 2020 corn silage crop.

The topics and presenters are:

■ Pandemic, Prices, and PPDs. What Will 2021 Offer? Presenter: Dr. Mark Stephenson, Director of the UW Center for Dairy Profitability

■ Feeding 2020 Corn Silage. Presenter: Dr. Luiz Ferraretto, Ruminant Nutrition Specialist, Animal & Dairy Science Department at the UW-Madison Division Extension

There is no registration fee, but people must register by 5 p.m. Wednesday. Registration can be made online at After submitting the online form, people will receive further details on how to connect to the webinar.

People may contact Marinette County Agriculture Agent, Scott Reuss, with questions regarding the topics or the registration process. He can be reached at 715-732-7510, or email Anyone can contact Reuss with any horticultural or agricultural questions.

This program is being sponsored by UW-Madison Division of Extension offices: Brown, Calumet, Door, Fond du Lac, Kewaunee, Manitowoc, Marinette, Oconto, Outagamie, Ozaukee, Shawano, Sheboygan, Washington, Waupaca and Winnebago.