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Club and/or Project Printouts

With the 4-H Online enrollment system, all club general and project leaders are now able to access their own membership lists.  Club project leaders should have access to seeing all members within your own club that have enrolled in the project you are leading.  If you are the chair of a countywide key committee, you […]

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4-H Broadcast Emails from 4-H Online

One way the UW-Extension Office has been trying to communicate information to a majority of families in the 4-H Program is through sending emails from the 4-H Online system.  We understand for some, these emails have been pushed to junk email folders. Please add no-reply@4honline.com to your list of email addresses that are ok to […]

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Lincoln County 4-H Cancellation Policy

With the arrival of winter we wanted to remind everyone of the policy for the cancellation of Lincoln County 4-H programs (county, club and groups) that was adopted by the Lincoln County 4-H Board of Directors in January 2014. Lincoln County 4-H Cancellation Policy Lincoln County 4-H Programs (county, club and groups) are automatically canceled […]

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Calendar of Events Feature Added

We have added a new feature this Lincoln County 4-H News blog and our  Lincoln County website page called the Calendar of Events.  We will include all county and state 4-H opportunities as well as other Lincoln County UW-Extension opportunities to the best of our abilities.  If you click on an event listed on the calendar, […]

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Where to Find Information on 4-H Happenings

Often we are asked where can I go to find out about all that 4-H offers.   There are several places … For people who have access to information in an electronic format, we created the Lincoln County 4-H News blog. When items come in we post them to the Lincoln County 4-H News blog. Individuals, who […]

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4-H Board of Directors Sticks to Deadlines

The 4-H Board continues to discuss the importance of deadlines for various 4-H events/activities and other information.  Deadlines are put in place to allow sufficient time for preparations for events/activities and to send communications back out to participants.  The 4-H Board of Directors continues to abide by all deadlines.  Please be sure to read carefully […]

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Central Wisconsin Cat Club Show – February 20 and 21st

The Central Wisconsin Cat Club is proud to announce their upcoming 51st Annual Purebred & Household Pet Cat Show.  This is a popular event for 4-H Cat Project members who will have an opportunity to see international show cats compete as well as to enter their own cats into the junior and household division of the […]

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Area Animal Science Days

The 2016 Area Animal Science Days will be coming to your area again this summer.  Area Animal Science Days is a series of day-long events held around the state in June where youth in the beef, dairy, horse, sheep and swine projects increase their decision making skills and knowledge of animals through judging and grading […]

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Congratulation to our 2016 Communication Contest Participants

Youth from throughout Lincoln County were provided with an opportunity to practice and enhance their public speaking skills during this year’s Communication Contest.  During this pre-fair event, youth were able to share an illustrated talk, give an original speech, read poetry, prose or a story.  The contest was held on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at […]

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County Fair Judges Training Webinar – March 14th

There will be a webinar for Webinar for new anyone interested in becoming a county fair judge or would like to brush up on their skills as a county fair judges.  It will be held Monday, March 14th, 6-8 p.m.   Registration are due by March 4th. County Fair Judges Training Registration Form 2016  

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Youth Tractor Safety Workshop

SAVE THE DATE! Lincoln County UW-Extension and the Merrill FFA Alumni will host a youth tractor safety workshop on April 23, 30, and May 7. The workshop will be held at the Merrill High School and run from 9 am to 3 pm each day. Registration Fee is $30 which includes lunch and materials for […]

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Take the Sugar Out Day Pledge for Healthy Smiles

Celebrate Dental Health Month by taking the pledge to eat/drink less sugar on Sugar-Out Day, Wednesday, February 17th.  All individuals or families that return the pledge sheet will be eligible for a raffle drawing of weekly gift cards of fresh fruits and vegetables for the month of March.  You can return the form below by […]

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Arlington Sheep Day, Saturday, March 12, 2016

The 8th Annual Arlington Sheep Day will be held Saturday morning, March 12, 2016 at the Public Events Facility of the UW-Madison Arlington Agricultural Research Station, Arlington, WI. The morning program for adult producers will feature current and past students from the M.S. and Ph.D. graduate programs in sheep science at UW-Madison. Dr. Claire Sandrock […]

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Wisconsin State Fair Dairy Promotion Scholarship

The Wisconsin State Fair Dairy Promotion Board is offering $1,000 scholarships to students that will be third or fourth year college students during the 2016-17 academic year. Additional $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors that will be first-year college students during the 2016-17 academic year.   Students studying in a two-year program are […]

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Lincoln County Junior Dairy Committee Fundraiser

When:    Friday, May 13, 2016; 11:00 am-6:00 pm or when we are sold out! Where:  Heartland Coop in Merrill at the Feed Mill Store This fundraiser will help fund the Jr. Dairy Committee .  The proceeds will go towards educational trips.  In the past, we have gone on educational such as World Dairy Expo and […]

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