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2014 -2015 Marathon County UW-Extension VISTA Position Available

2014 -2015 Marathon County UW-Extension VISTA Position Available

Please go to the following link for information and application instructions for the Marathon County UW-Extension AmeriCorp VISTA position available in July. https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=54806&fromSearch=true You may contact the Marathon County UW Extension office if you have any questions.  715-261-1230.  

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4-H Poultry, Goat, and Small Animal Swap

4-H Poultry, Goat, and Small Animal Swap

Shawano County Fairgrounds 990 East Green Bay Street Shawano, WI 54166 Saturday, May 17, 2014, 7am to 11am Public Welcome Raffle and Refreshments Available Small Animal Swap Brochure (PDF, 424 KB)

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Summer 2014 4-H Day Camps

Summer 2014 4-H Day Camps

Open to all youth entering grades 2-8. The day camps run from 9:00AM to 12:00PM and take place at the UW-Extension building, 212 River Drive, Wausau. For more information and registration download the flyer Summer Day Camp Flyer 2014 (PDF, 328 KB)    

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ROPS Rebate Program

ROPS Rebate Program

Wisconsin program offers rebates of 70 percent on ROPS retrofits. Please download this file for more information! ROPS Rebate Program

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Equine Herpesvirus

Equine Herpesvirus

Please download the file below for important information regarding the Equine Herpesvirus. Equine Herpesvirus UW Extension (PDF, 194 KB)

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Herbs for Health & Nourishment

Herbs for Health & Nourishment

Please join us for an interesting presentation from Linda Conroy, co owner  of Moonwise Herbs LLC in Sheboygan.  Moonwise  Herbs  programs are designed to cultivate earth wisdom through herbal and whole food education, wild and whole food meals, earth centered living skills, compassionate communication, handcrafted herbal wares, handmade brooms and more. Date:           […]

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Connect Communities Program Accepting 2014-15 Applications

Connect Communities Program Accepting 2014-15 Applications

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) is accepting applications to its Connect Communities program for the 2014-2015 fiscal year. Applications will be due by April 15, 2014 for communities interested in applying for one of 20 openings available in the program for the coming year. A competitive application process will be used to identify those […]

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Community Supported Learning on Nonprofit Management

Community Supported Learning on Nonprofit Management

Community supported learning on Nonprofit Management A new learning opportunity is available to those who play in part in managing nonprofits in our community. The Nonprofit Management Institute, offered through Northcentral Technical College, is focused on those who work with or desire to work in a nonprofit organization or business environment. The Nonprofit Management Certificate […]

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Local Government Essentials Spring 2014 Wisline Teleconference Series

Local Government Essentials Spring 2014 Wisline Teleconference Series

These programs cover fundamental topics Wisconsin local governments will face this spring.  Each program will provide ample opportunity for participant questions and comments.  Programs will be moderated by UW-Extension’s Local Government Center staff. Download brohcure for complete information, dates and times.  Local Government Essentials Spring 2014 Wisline Teleconference Series

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2014 Farm Bill Highlights

2014 Farm Bill Highlights

Download the following to read the 2014 Farm Bill Highlights.

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Towns & Villages Association Meetings

Towns & Villages Association Meetings

  2014 Western Marathon County Towns & Villages Association: First Quarter Thursday January 30, 2014 See Agenda Second Quarter Thursday April 24, 2014 See Agenda Third Quarter Thursday July 24, 2014 (joint meeting)***  Fourth Quarter Thursday October 30, 2014    2014 Eastern Marathon County Towns & Villages Association: First Quarter Thursday January 23, 2014, See Agenda […]

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25th Annual Purebred & Household Pet Spring Cat Shows

25th Annual Purebred & Household Pet Spring Cat Shows

The Central Wisconsin Cat Club is proud to announce their upcoming 25th Annual Purebred & Household Pet Spring Cat Shows.  We are so excited, because what we are doing is actually providing TWO shows.  That’s right, we will have a show on April 12 & 13, 2014 and will also have a show on May […]

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Farm Transition and Succession Planning Survey 2014

Farm Transition and Succession Planning Survey 2014

Farm succession has, by many local and statewide experts, been identified as one the most urgent issue affecting farmers in Wisconsin. Nearly 6,000 Wisconsin dairy farm operators (or two of every three) do not have a successor identified, leaving families, communities and local economies in a state of financial insecurity. This UW-Extension Farm Transition and […]

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Proper Calf Positioning Class

Proper Calf Positioning Class

Students learn how to properly reposition a calf during birthing. If the cow is progressing properly we do not want to get involved. However all births do not go as planned and human intervention is necessary for the health of the cow and the calf. During this “Birthing” class farmers learned how to help the […]

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Summer Gardening Series

Summer Gardening Series

Join us for a family based introduction to gardening.  We will cover all steps in the process from planning the garden, types of gardening, planting, maintaining, insects and plant diseases and garden maintenance. This is a hands on program and participants will be planting raised beds using the square foot gardening method. There will also be […]

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