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nEXT Generation Project: The Future of UW-Extension

The nEXT Generation project will map the future of Cooperative Extension, a division of University of Wisconsin-Extension and an essential educational resource for the people of Wisconsin. The goals of the project are to: Shape the future of the Cooperative Extension division, while staying true to Cooperative Extension’s Purpose, Values and Vision. Build a new […]

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How UW-Extension Benefits Taylor County Video

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.

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Raising Poultry Program

Ronald Kean, UW-Extension State Poultry Specialist, will come to Taylor County to do a program on poultry for youth and families wanting to learn more about how to raise and show poultry. The program will be held at the UW-Extension Building on April 20, 2017, at 5 p.m. Free, but please Register Here. Getting started with raising […]

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Upcoming Ag Programs

FARM SUCCESSION AND ESTATE PLANNING Thursday, March 23, 2017: Medicaid Eligibility and Recovery Last of a series of webinars. County/USDA Ag Service Center, 925 Donald St in Medford; 1-3 P.M. No fee, but please RSVP by Tuesday, March 21, 715-748-3327 x1 or x9 FARMING YOUR FINANCES March 29-30, 2017 Athens Fire Hall, 301 State Hwy […]

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Wisconsin Coverts Project

Woodland Wildlife Management Program for Private Landowners Next Wisconsin Coverts Project workshops: August 3-6, 2017, and August 17-20, 2017 Kemp Natural Resources Station, Woodruff Using sound ecological principles, learn actions you can take to enhance your land’s wildlife abundance and diversity. Includes field trips, resources, and contacts. In exchange for this free workshop, participants are […]

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Wisconsin Towns Association 2017 Scholarship Program

The Wisconsin Towns Association, rural Mutual Insurance Company, and Scott Construction, Inc. will be awarding $7,000 in scholarships to high school seniors graduating in 2017 from either a public or private high school in Wisconsin that plan to enroll in a Wisconsin public or private college or vocational college.  The winners are determined by independent […]

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NCWCA Beef Round-up and Preview Show

For those raising or interested in raising beef, as well as the general public, both the Beef Round-up and Beef Preview Show will be held on Saturday, May 13 at the Brecke Rodeo Arena near Medford. 2017 NCWCA Preview Show Rules 2017 NCWCA Preview Show Poster

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