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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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Farming Your Finances

This two-day workshop covering financial fundamentals for farm (and other) businesses is offered by Taylor County and Marathon County UW-Extension. Learn about recordkeeping, balance sheets, income statements, and more. We will use a case study to look at financial position and performance on a farm. The instructors will be available after the workshop to answer […]

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North-Central Heart of the Farm

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.   Belvedere Supper Club M329 State Highway 97 Marshfield $25/person includes materials, lunch, snacks, and chair massage Send name, address, phone, email (if any), and check to: Wood County—Extension Office c/o HOF-Wood County PO Box 8095 400 Market Street Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495 For more information, […]

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Community garden

Community Gardens in Medford

The purpose of the Community Gardens is to provide a low-cost gardening site for community members to grow vegetables. Gardening season is winding down and current renters should have their beds cleaned out by November 1. If you have garlic or  perennial vegetables, please mark those squares. Those who rented gardens this year should reserve […]

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Advance Notice for Beef Preview Show – May 12, 2018

Held in conjunction with the 10th Annual Beef Round-up Date and Location Saturday, May 12, 2018Taylor County Fairgrounds, Intersection of Hwys 13 and 64 in Medford Events $200 Grand Champion Steer & Heifer Awards $100 Reserve Grand Champion Steer & Heifer Awards Jackpot Showmanship/additional prizes throughout the day Pre-register by May 7 $20/1st animal; $10/additional […]

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The Directory of Services for Taylor County Families has been updated

An updated version of the Directory of Services for families and other residents of Taylor County is now available. Find phone numbers and addresses of services related to health, education, employment, housing, food, recreation, and more. Hard copies will be available in May through the UW-Extension office and other sources.

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