Madison, Wis. – June 16, 2016 – The Lower Fox River Watershed, just south of Green Bay, is home to a network of farms that demonstrate the best, leading-edge conservation practices to reduce phosphorus entering Green Bay and Lake Michigan to improve Great Lakes water quality. The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and the Great Lakes Commission offsite link image     (GLC) partnered to establish a Great Lakes Demonstration Farm Network. Other key partners include the Brown County Land & Water Conservation Department offsite link image     and Outagamie County Land Conservation Department offsite link image    . The Network hosted a successful Field Day and Open House, June 15, 2016. Over 55 farmers, landowners, and partners were in attendance. Read more

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