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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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StrongBones classes start in September

Classes start the week of September 14 and run for ten weeks. Registration starts August 24. Cost is $15 for all ten weeks.       CLASS SCHEDULES Medford Multipurpose Room at the Fairgrounds Mon & Wed: 8:30-9:30 a.m. or 4:15-5:15 p.m. Tues & Thurs: 6:30-7:30 a.m. or 5-6 p.m. Goodrich Town Hall Mon & […]

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Summer Cow/Calf Meeting

Part of a seminar series for beef producers, ag professionals, and educators Wednesday, August 19 Sign-in and meal: 4 p.m. Farm tour: 4:30 p.m. Presentations: 6-9 p.m. 2182 County Road A, Athens (between Dorchester and State Hwy 97) Fee of $25 includes meal Please preregister by August 11 Registration information and brochure Call Marathon County […]

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Walking & Talking Crops – 2 Upcoming Field Days

Both events are free, but please preregister by the day before – call Clark County UW-Extension, 715-743-5121. WATCH FOR UW-EXTENSION FIELD SIGNS These events will be held rain or shine. Farm Pasture, Crop Walk, and Soil Health Demos – Thursday, July 23, 12-3 p.m. Richard and Kay Halopka Farm N726 Robin Dr, Stetsonville Robin Dr […]

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Food Preservation Series

Gardens, farm food stands, and farmer’s markets offer an abundance of high quality and often inexpensive fruits and vegetables. Learn to take advantage of these delicious and nutritious foods by attending one or all of our Food Preservation series programs. Upcoming programs include: July 7 – Canning or Freezing Fruits July 21 – Canning or […]

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Artificial Insemination Certification Program

Learn to artificially inseminate your own dairy or beef cattle. Workshop includes both classroom and on-farm activities. Learn the benefits of using AI instead of a bull, the importance of heat detection and how to better detect heat, and various estrous synchronization protocols. 2-day workshop – Monday, July 13 and Tuesday, July 14. Workshop is […]

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Growing Soybeans?

If you grow soybeans, UW-Extension has a new website, CoolBean.info, dedicated to soybean research and information for growers. The site also includes information about small grains: barley, oat, and wheat. The site is sponsored by the Wisconsin Soybean Extension Program and the Wisconsin Soybean Marketing Board. One report on the site that may be of […]

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