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Returning to the Farm – a Farm Succession Program

Thursdays, March 26 and April 9, 2015 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Ed & Sharon’s, N1294 State Highway 64 (conrer of Hwy 64, Hwy 107, and Joe Snow Rd.), Merrill $50 for the first four participants from one farm. Additional participants are $20/person. Fee includes materials and lunch both days. Register by March 17 by […]


Heifers: The Next Generation

Friday, March 6,  9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Abbotsford City Hall, 203 E Birch St, Abbotsford AGENDA 10:00-10:30 am: Updated Costs of Raising Heifers Sandy Stuttgen, UWEX Taylor County 10:30-11:30 am: Using Automated Calf Feeding Karen Luchterhand, UWEX Clark County 11:30 am – 12:30 pm: Getting Heifers Pregnant Heather Schlesser, UWEX Marathon County Lunch: 12:30 […]

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StrongWomen, StrongBones Classes – New Sessions Start in March

New StrongWomen, Strong Bones sessions will start in March. An evidence-based strength training program for adult women and men of all ages. Improve your physical and mental health. $15 fee covers all 8 or 9 weeks. All classes meet twice a week and are 1 hour long. Must preregister. Classes are held at 4 locations: […]


Broadband Survey – Assessing Internet Data Needs

LinkWISCONSIN is conducting a survey of Wisconsin residents to assess their data needs in terms of internet speeds. Keep in mind when taking the survey that as higher speeds become available, you may use more data, e.g. downloading movies becomes feasible at higher speeds but may not be with you current service. Take the Survey: […]


Local Food Producers Network Organizational Meeting

Tuesday, February 24 6:30 p.m. Athens Fire Hall 208 Mueller St in Athens For those who direct market products – selling products on the farm, through a CSA, or at a Farmer’s Market. A network of local producers will enable producers to: Meet other producers and share information about production & marketing. Find new ideas […]

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Annie’s Project: Financial Management Series

Wednesdays, February 25 and March 4 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Jump River Community Center, W14751 River St in Jump River Register by Tuesday, February 17 For farm women who want to learn about or improve their farm financial management. Interactive among speakers and participants with in-class exercises. Topics: Records and record-keeping systems Management reports […]