Alfalfa and grass variety selection and seeding alfalfa-grass mixtures will be among the topics discussed at a series of Crop Production and Management meetings offered by the University of Wisconsin-Madison department of agronomy next Tuesday through Friday.

At eight locations, agronomists Joe Lauer, Dan Undersander and Shawn Conley will present the latest information on hybrid and variety selection, analyze and discuss this year’s growing season and update their crop production recommendations.

Scheduled meeting dates, times and locations are:

Jan. 4 – 7:30 a.m., Public Events Center, Arlington; noon, Best Western/Midway Motor Lodge, Wausau.

Jan. 5 – 7:30 a.m.,Holiday Inn (campus area), Eau Claire; noon, Jake’s Northwoods, Sparta.

Jan. 6 – 7:30 a.m., Liberty Hall, Kimberly; noon, University Center, UW Fond du Lac.

Jan. 7 – 7:30 a.m., Milwaukee Grill, Janesville; noon, Baymont Inn & Suites, Belmont.

For more information, contact Lauer at 608-263-7438 or