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- Rabbit Tour - July 20
Rabbit Project Members…. The Rabbit Association invites you to on a Tour on July 20 from 9 am to 2 pm. We will be traveling to Appleton to our a Rabbit Pellet…
From: Waushara County 4-H
- June 19, 2015: Hazelnuts
Recent rains make many areas of the state lush and green this week with an explosion of weed growth. Wisconsin Horticulture Update participants mention numerou…
From: Wisconsin Horticulture Update
- Thanks to Beck’s Meats!
A shout to Beck’s Meats Processing for hosting a tour of Fond du Lac County 4-H and FFA Market Livestock Project Members who learned about meat processing. Mem…
From: Fond du Lac County Meat Animal Project
- DEADLINE: AMMO OFFER DUE APRIL 15
Federal Premium Ammunition and CCI have just announced a .22 Ammunition Direct Sale Program available to youth shooting sports organizations across the country….
From: Wisconsin 4-H Shooting Sports
- Businesses That Open or Expand After a Supercenter
The University of Minnesota Extension Center for Community Vitality recently studied the retail market of 13 Greater Minnesota cities where a Walmart Supercente…
From: Downtown Economics
- WI DATCP Local Food Business Seminar "Selling Through a Distributor"
The 2014-2015 next Local Food Business Seminar series is “Selling through a Distributor.” Registration is open now. Classes cost between $10 and $15 each. Some…
From: Food Business Innovation Network
- Ag & Apps: Using Technology in Agriculture
Chippewa County UWEX Agronomy Educator Jerry Clark is instrumental in infusing technology with his constituent base in Chippewa County, teaching farmers the adv…
From: Broadband Education in Marathon County
- Ohio Example Studies
Pickaway Retail Market Analysis
From: Downtown Market Analysis
The LEADERSHIP WISCONSIN Signature Program’s Intended Outcomes are: Individual Leaders Enhanced personal, interpersonal, organizational/group and communi…
From: Leadership Wisconsin
- "Anybody can be a Leader" ~Chancellor Cathy Sandeen
Below is a link to a well-written summary of Chancellor Sandeen’s talk at the May 7 Leadership Night event, so if you were not able to make it you can take a lo…
From: Leadership Waupaca County
- REMINDER - Plan Commissioner 101 workshop - still time to RSVP!
REMINDER – there is still time to RSVP! Plan Commissioner 101 workshop will be held Monday, May 18 from 6-8pm. This is for new plan commissioners, town board me…
From: Winnebago County Plan Commissioner Network
- Alcohol Licensing WisLine Coming May 4
May 4, 2015, 9:30 am – 12:00 noon, The Local Government Center presents the WisLine Teleconference session “Wisconsin Alcohol Beverage Regulation and Licensing….
From: Local Call
- Accessible Documents
Accessibility means more than making sure our web sites are Section 508 compliant. While we do provide information in our training on web site accessibility it…
From: Technology Teaching Tips and Tools
- Resources for Community Initiatives
Study Highlights Key Factors for Improving Coalition Collaboration and Unification Using Data to Advance a Postsecondary Systems Change Agenda Theory of Change…
From: What Works Wisconsin - Effective Programs and Resources for Children, Youth and Families
- So papa, how do you like the iPad we got you?
You don’t need to understand the language to understand the video. An iPad is very versatile…but perhaps not this versatile.
From: Mobile Tech 101 and Beyond
- International Activities Resource Center
Welcome to the University of Wisconsin – Extension Cooperative Extension International Activities Resource Center When people from different cultures and countr…
From: International Activities Resource Center
- Solar Users, Advocates Remain Optimistic About Energy's Future in Wisconsin
From Wisconsin Public Radio, June 24, 2015 Solar energy users and advocates at this past weekend’s Midwest Renewable Energy Fair near Stevens Point said they’re…
From: Central Wisconsin Sustainability Newsletter
- Get the Facts... Lake Superior National Marine Sanctuary
This factsheet will provide you with facts about the initiative to nominate a Wisconsin Lake Superior National Marine Sanctuary to protect water quality and mar…
From: Lake Superior National Marine Sanctuary
- Sheboygan River AOC programs begin in March!
Spring is right around the corner and we are looking for volunteers (you!) to help monitor restoration results! Join in these fun and interesting activities! M…
From: Wisconsin's Great Lakes Areas of Concern
- Bad River Watershed Videos
“Follow the Drop” through the Bad River Watershed. These student documentaries created at the 2013 Earth Partnership for Schools Institute under the guidance o…
From: Environmental Outreach @ UW-Extension
- May/June Dairy Partner/El Compañero Newsletter
The May/June Dairy Partner/El Compañero Newsletter is now available online. Topics include protecting yourself from hazardous chemicals and culture. The Dairy…
From: Dairy Extension Resources
- Fusarium Head Blight a Significant Issue in Wisconsin in 2015
Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison Shawn P. Conley, Extension Soybean and Small Grains Agronomist, University of…
From: WISCONSIN FIELD CROPS PATHOLOGY
- Cover Crop Field Day
The Southwest Wisconsin Farmer Innovation network in partnership with the Michael Fields Agricultural Institute and SARE will be hosting a cover crop field day…
From: Wisconsin Cover Crops
- Field Crops Movie Marathon
The Grain Production and Management website now has over thirty videos on the corn, soybean, small grains, and pest management pages. For more Extension videos,…
From: Grain Production and Management
- Safe Preserving: Safe Changes and Substitutions when Preserving Tomatoes
The safety of the food that you preserve for your family and friends is important to you. The University of Wisconsin-Extension supports using up-to-date, resea…
From: Safe and Healthy: Preserving Food at Home
- MyPlate Tip
Using coupons and looking for the best price are great ways to save money at the grocery store. See the 10 tips for saving money at the grocery store.
From: Food $ense
- Organice horas de comer que sean divertidas
Cuando usted come con sus hijos, hay una mayor probabilidad de que coman comidas más saludables y equilibradas. Estas son algunas ideas para estimular la conver…
From: $entido común alimenticio
General Safe Foods Strategy Resources Foodsafety.gov FDA Produce Safety Posters (English; Spanish) USDA Safe Food Handling Posters (English; Spanish) University…
From: Safe and Healthy Food Pantries Project
- Lead is toxic and it is all around us.
One million children today are affected by lead poisoning, but when you know what to look for and what to do, lead poisoning is 100% preventable. There is a goo…
From: Lincoln County Parenting Support Network
- Financial Education for Parents
Families are invited to participate in the MSiHS project at the start of the school year either through Head Start staff or through UW-Extension educators at He…
From: Money Smart in Head Start
- Global Network of Age-friendly Cities and Communities
The World Health Organization (WHO) provides some interesting statistics on their “Ageing and Life Course” page that link to fact sheets on the same topics. Fo…
From: Creating Aging-Friendly Communities in Wisconsin
- Windows and Doors
Condensation on Storm Windows Ice forms on our storm windows in the winter, how can we prevent it? Ice on storm windows usually means that air is leaking around…
From: About the House
- Viburnum Leaf Beetle
PJ Liesch, UW Insect Diagnostic Lab Revised: June 26, 2015 Item Number: XHT 1260 The viburnum leaf beetle (VLB), Pyrrhalta viburni, is an invasive insect that f…
From: Wisconsin Horticulture
- Expert's Tip: Update from the Insect Diagnostic Lab
P.J. Liesch, Extension Entomologist, provides an update from the diagnostic clinic.
From: UW-Extension Master Gardener Program
- Benefits of Becoming a Master Gardener Volunteer
There are many benefits to becoming a Master Gardener Volunteer. Check out 10 Benefits of Becoming a Master Gardener Volunteer for more information.
From: Marquette County Thyme Shares
- SouthEast Wisconsin Master Gardeners Milwaukee and Waukesha Counties
Who is a Master Gardener? Anyone who is interested in learning more about nurturing plants and sharing that knowledge with others is a good candidate to become…
From: SouthEast Wisconsin Master Gardeners