Evenings Afield: Early Settlers – Transforming the Land

Cates Family Farm 5992 County Hwy TZ, Spring Green

Join current owners of the Stapleton farm, established in the 1860s, as they trace the history of land use here from lead mining to wheat farming to dairy to today's diversified crops and pasture. Find clues to the past through an old stone wall, the soil profile and much more. Leaders: Dick Cates and Joe…

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Evenings Afield: Monitoring Stream Quality: Demonstration & Results

Cates Family Farm 5992 County Hwy TZ, Spring Green

The Lowery Creek Watershed Initiative, a community partnership coordinated by the Driftless Area Land Conservancy, once again is hosting monthly gatherings that are part field trip and part socializing.  In this session, join Mike Degen, Jean Unmuth and Dick Cates to see how streams are monitored statewide by Water Action Volunteers and learn how local…

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Evenings Afield: Monitoring Water Quality in Lowery Creek: Demo & Results

Cates Family Farm 5992 County Hwy TZ, Spring Green

One evening per month, members of the Lowery Creek Watershed Initiative set aside time for learning in the field from experts and each other, socializing with like-minded landowners, and seeing results of management methods on different properties. This month's leaders are Mike Degen and Jean Unmuth. All are welcome; registration required. For more information, read…