StrongBodies Classes for Women and Men – new classes in September, 2018

Reflecting its broadened scope and audience, StrongBodies is the new name for the former StrongWomen and Strong Bones programs. This strength-training program is for both women and men, with an emphasis on those 40 years of age and older. Previous classes have included participants in their 70s and 80s. In addition to building stronger bones, […]

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First Steps to Building Your Small Business Workshop

You have a great idea for an ag-based (or other) small business, whether you want to add revenue to your farm, augment your other income, or become your own boss. But what steps do you take to make your idea a reality? Join UW-Extension Lincoln & Taylor County and UW-Platteville educators to explore your idea, […]

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National Agricultural Statistics Service – Wisconsin

The USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) conducts hundreds of surveys every year and prepares reports covering virtually every aspect of U.S. agriculture. Production and supplies of food and fiber, prices paid and received by farmers, farm labor and wages, farm finances, chemical use, and changes in the demographics of U.S. producers are only a […]

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Wisconsin Custom Rate Guide 2017

A new version of the Wisconsin Custom Rate Guide was released in March 2018. The Wisconsin Custom Rate Guide 2017 (.pdf) includes data on: manure services land tillage operations planting operations fertilizer and chemical applications haylage harvest operations hay harvest operations hay baling, wrapping, and hauling corn silage harvest operations silage bagging harvesting grain and […]

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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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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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