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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 […]


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.


Soil, Water, and Nutrient Management Meetings 2016

The Department of Soil Science, in conjunction with University of Wisconsin-Cooperative Extension will host eight Soil, Water, & Nutrient Management Meetings around the state, starting Tuesday, November 29 and running through Friday, December 9. The purpose of these meetings is to provide research updates in the field of soil fertility, nutrient management, soil and water […]


FoodWIse – a new name for the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program (WNEP)

A successful nutrition education program is getting a new name to make it relevant and accessible to more audiences. FoodWIse, formerly known as the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program, or WNEP, has a long legacy of providing nutrition education to Wisconsin families and individuals with limited incomes. While the program remains strong, much has changed at […]


Artificial Insemination Certification Program

Tuesday, December 6 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and Wednesday, December 7 (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.) Browning Town Hall, N3030 Lekie Dr, (6 miles east of Medford, just north of Highway 64) $125/person includes training materials, instruction, and lunches Limited to first 15 paid registrants. Pre-registration and payment required by November 23. More information […]


Ag Plastic Recycling Coming Back to Taylor County

Revolution Plastics is expanding their baling plants to Appleton and Eau Claire, and they are now looking at serving Taylor County. Revolution Plastics provides farms and dairies with free, on-farm ag and silage plastic collection including a dumpster in which to store your ag plastic. If you are interested, see the Revolution Plastics Ag Plastic […]

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Strong Bones Classes – September 2016

Strong Bones is a program for women and men of all ages. Each class includes progressive strength training, flexibility, and balance activities. CLASS SCHEDULES & LOCATIONS New classes in Medford, Goodrich, and Rib Lake start the week of September 12, 2016 and run for 10 weeks. Medford – Multi-purpose Building at Fairgrounds Mon & Wed: […]