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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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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. […]


Upcoming 4-H Events

Goats for Control of Invasive Buckthorn – see the goats in action and learn about the project Wednesday, June 15 3 p.m. at the County/USDA Ag Service Center, 925 Donald St in Medford Please let us know if you plan to attend – 715-748-3327 ext. 9 or ext. 4 or sign up online. Brent Tessmer, […]


Beef Program – June 23

Thursday, June 23 6 p.m. to about 8 p.m. Guden Farms, 1479 County Road M near Athens Attend this beef program to learn about: Lameness & locomotion scoring – Floyd Sutton from Zinpro Finishing cattle with managed intensive grazing Working with the Gudens’ new animal handling system Includes pizza and refreshments Bring your own chair […]

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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 […]

Clean Sweep Items 2016

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. […]