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How UW-Extension Benefits Taylor County

Local connection to the University of Wisconsin Good for the community A few of the programs mentioned: Strong Bones strength training Beef Quality Assurance – workshops where you can learn from others Nutrition, safety Watch this short video to see what Taylor County residents have to say about how UW-Extension has helped them.


Check our Calendar of Events

Need to check details for an event, verify a date, or find a location? Check our new Calendar of Events, which you can access from the menu at the top of the page. This is a one-stop calendar for all of our events – 4-H, agriculture workshops, classes, etc., but it is a work in […]

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Upcoming Ag Programs

Thursday, August 18: BEEF PROGRAM 6 p.m. at Double J Farm, W8456 Center Ave, Medford – Planning successful grazing and planning safe livestock handling – Field visit followed by indoor meeting at Hammel Town Hall with light supper No fee but please RSVP by August 15, 715-748-3327 ext.9 Thursday, August 25: FARM SUCCESSION & ESTATE […]

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Outdoor Recreation in Taylor County – Input Wanted

Tuesday, May 17 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Medford Public Library Do you enjoy recreating in the outdoors? Hiking, fishing, biking, horseback riding, birdwatching, paddling, snowmobiling, hunting, skiing, snowshoeing, or other outdoor pursuits? Join us to give your input on places to go, identify gaps in available information, and gather resources for a new Taylor County […]

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Community Gardens in Medford

The purpose of the Community Gardens is to provide a low-cost gardening site for community members to grow vegetables. Beds will be available to rent this summer. We hope that the beds will be ready to plant by May 15. Most of the beds are 4′ x 8′. The cost is $10 for the season. […]

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Clean Sweep – No Clean Sweep in August

NOTE: Due to funding cuts, these will be the only Clean Sweep collections in Taylor County in 2016. There will be no collection in August. Medford – Taylor County Fairgrounds (NW Corner of State Highways 13 and 64) 8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Gilman – High School Student Parking Lot (East Crumb St) 2:00 p.m. […]