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Green County Ag Plastic Film Recycling Program

Green County farmers will have another opportunity to dispose of old plastic from wrapped bales, bunker covers and silo bags again this spring from April 6-17 at the Green County Landfill. The landfill will be accepting agriculture plastics from Green County area farmers from 7AM – 3 PM daily during that time period. The collection […]

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Green County Hay & Bedding Sale Information

Green County local auctions are being held for the sale of hay/forage and bedding.  Detailed area non-tested auction information including dates, times, and locations can be found on the Green County UW-Extension Agriculture webpage.  The local auction results will also be posted on the webpage for your needs.  For more information, visit the webpage or contact Mark Mayer, Green […]

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Adult Mental Health First Aid

Sometimes, first aid isn’t a bandage, or CPR, or the Heimlich, or calling 911. Sometimes. first aid is YOU!  Someone you know could be experiencing a mental illness or crisis. You can help them. You are more likely to encounter someone — friend, family member, coworker, neighbor, or member of the community– in an emotional or […]

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2015 Green County CLEAN SWEEP Program

Green County is offering a CLEAN SWEEP Hazardous Materials Collection Program from May 1 to October 31, at the Green County Landfill, W2002 County SS, Brodhead, WI.  The program will be open to receive Agriculture products as well as Household products for Green County farmers and residents. Hours of Operation: 7AM-3PM (Weekdays) 8AM-Noon (1st Saturday of […]

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Raising A Thinking Child Parenting Program

The Raising A Thinking Child workshop series consists of 8 weekly classes, held on Wednesdays, March 25th – May 31st from 4:45pm-6:00pm. It’s important to attend as many classes as possible to obtain the desired results with your child(ren).  The cost for the course is $15 and registration includes the Raising A Thinking Child workbook […]

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Green County UWEX Releases 2014 Annual Report

The Green County UW-Extension office has released its 2014 annual report. “In 2014 UW-Extension extended the resources of the University to over 7,000 people in Green County through educational programs tailored to address their local needs. In addition to the direct contacts UW-Extension also supported and partnered with approxitmately100 different groups and organizations in the […]

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Green County Childcare Provider Training

Green County UW-Extension has designated their Spring 2015 Childcare Provider Training to a sustainable series for outdoor sciences. Classes will include Biodiversity (March 5th), Gardening & Growing Food (April 16th), and Weather & Climate Change (May 7th), and will be instructed by Victoria Solomon, Green County Community Resource Development Educator and Bridget Mouchon-Humphrey, Green County Family Living […]

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Green County 4-H Shooting Sports Receives Donation

Green County 4-H Shooting Sports recently received a donation from the Green County Coyote Hunters Club to help support 4-H shooting sports programs.  The Green County Coyote Hunters Club has a mission to control predator populations by hunting coyotes and fox with the aid of dogs; to promote safety, fellowship, and good sportsmanship; and to […]

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Green County Ag Impacts 2014

Agriculture works hard for Green County every day. Family-owned farms, food processors and agriculture-related businesses generate thousands of jobs and millions of dollars of economic activity while contributing to local income and tax revenues. Green County is home to almost twice as many dairy cattle as people. The county has the highest number of cheese […]

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Green County Welcomes Ellen Andrews

Green County UW-Extension welcomes Ellen Andrews as the newly hired 4-H Youth Development Educator. Andrews firmly believes that youth are valuable as contributors to their community now and in the future. Andrews comes to Green County with over a decade of 4-H youth development and UW-Extension experience serving in Lafayette, Outagamie, and most recently Calumet […]

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Syse Named 2014 Friend of Extension

Ron Syse was presented with the 2014 Friend of Extension award at the October Ag and Extension Committee meeting.  Each year the Green County University of Wisconsin-Extension office recognizes a Green County resident for their support of UW-Extension educational programs. Recipients are selected because they have gone above and beyond to support UW-Extension’s mission in […]

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Green County Fair Livestock Auction

The Green County Fair Livestock Auction  and Fur & Feather Auction were held on Saturday, July 19th, at the Green County Fair Stock Pavillion, Monroe, WI.  Attached is the Complete Buyer List and Addresses and addresses Below are the PRELIMINARY Auction Lists, subject to change before the actual auctions.  If you have any questions, please contact the Green County UW-Extension office […]

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