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Wisconsin Local Food Locator

A growing interest in eating local foods has led to the development of the Wisconsin Local Food Locator. This new website helps consumers find local food producers/vendors (farmers markets, farm food stands, CSAs, and other local sources) and provides producers with a way to let consumers know where they are located and what they sell. […]

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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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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. Visit the beef section on this website for details.

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Strong Bones Classes – starting in January/February 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 January 9, 2016, and run for 9 weeks. Medford – Multi-purpose Building at Fairgrounds Mon & Wed: […]

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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 […]

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