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2016 Green County Fair Rabbit Class Change

A significant change to the 2016 Green County Junior Fair Rabbit and Meat Animal Auction rules has just been approved. The single fryer class will be replaced with a Single Roaster class.  We expect the Green County Fairbook to read as follow for the Rabbit Department: Department 8: Rabbits – CLASS I –MARKET LOTS Lot 1.  […]

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2016 Spring Training For Your Team Workshops

Green County UW-Extension, in collaboration with the Monroe Chamber of Commerce and Incorporating the Invisible is offering “Spring Training for Your Team” — a three session workshop series that will bring your team together and help them learn to flex their team muscles. Teamwork has a dramatic effect on organizational performance. An effective team can […]


2016 Green County Tractor Safety Certification Course

Green County UW-Extension is again offering a Tractor & Machinery Safety Certification Course beginning Monday, March 14th. This program is designed to instruct youth between the ages of 12-16 on safe use of farm equipment. It is a 24-hour course that complies with Wisconsin Act 455. Act 455 states that “no person may direct or […]

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UW-Extension Soil Health & Fertility Seminar

Farmers and agronomists in southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois will have the opportunity learn about the newest research based information on No-Till cropping systems, management practices for improving nitrogen fertilizer efficiency and the efficacy of nitrogen inhibitors on corn and wheat by attending a University of Wisconsin-Extension Crops and Soils Seminar on February 18, 2016. […]

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Raising a Thinking Child Training

Are you a parent, grandparent or guardian of a 4-7 year old child? The “Raising A Thinking Child” program is designed just for you! A “Raising A Thinking Child” parenting workshop series will start Thursday, February 18th in Brodhead.  It’s a series of workshops that help children build new skilss and change behaviors. It will […]

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Green County UW-Extension Activity Assistant

The Green County UW-Extension office has an opening for a full-time Activity Assistant. Qualified candidates will possess an Associate’s Degree or three years related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience. Candidates should be proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel, possess excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills. Knowledge of 4-H is preferred. […]

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2016 Green County UW-Extension Summer Assistant

Green County UW-Extension will be offering a Summer Assistant Internship to a qualified college student for the 2016 summer season. Under the general direction of the 4-H Youth Development Educator and the  County Support Staff, this position is designed to support and expand 4-H youth development opportunities and other knowledge of youth development programs during the summer months. The Summer […]

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2015 Friend of Extension Award

UW-Extension in Green County annually presents an award to an area organization or individual in recognition of their outstanding commitment to UW-Extension’s educational outreach and research programs in the county. The recipient of the 2015 Friend of Extension Award is the Green County Agriculture Society and Mechanics Institute. This private association organizes and operates the […]


Green County Offering Master Gardener Training

Green County will be offering Master Gardener training starting on February 23, 2016 and running through April 27, 2016. Level 1 training consists of 10 classes held on Tuesday evenings from 6:00pm-9:0pm. Two classes will be held on Saturdays: March 12th to attend the Green County Master Gardener Symposium (registration included in course fee) & […]


Green County HCE Schwans Fundraiser

Please help the members of the Green County HCE organization in raising funds to award scholarships to graduating seniors in Green County that are relatives of an HCE member or a member of a Green County 4-H Club/FFA or FLCA. Schwan’s Cares uses online shopping to eliminate the hassle of money handling and product distribution. […]