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Green County Fair Livestock Auction

The Green County Fair Livestock Auction  and Fur & Feather Auction were held on Saturday, July 25th, at the Green County Fair Stock Pavillion, Monroe, WI.  Attached is the 2015 Buyers Names and Addresses. Below are the Auction Lists, showing the participants by species.  If you have any questions, please contact the Green County UW-Extension office at 608-328-9440. Participants: Fur and Feather […]

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Green County Ag Plastic Film Recycling Program

Green County has collected over 110,000 pounds of used Ag plastic in the last two collections and farmers will have another opportunity to dispose of old plastic from wrapped bales, bunker covers and silo bags again this spring from November 9-20, 2015 at the Green County Landfill. The landfill will be accepting agriculture plastics from […]

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Green County Leaders Alumni Offer Scholarship

Green County Leaders Board of Directors is pleased to offer a new scholarship opportunity to eligible Green County Leaders (GCL) alumni. “This competitive scholarship fund is designed to support GCL alumni in continuing their leadership journey,” said Nikki Matley, co-chair of the GCL Board of Directors. “Through this scholarship we hope to make it easier […]

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Green County Leaders Accepting Applications

Green County Leaders is an educational program where individuals practice leadership skills, deepen their understanding of community issues, and prepare for leadership roles, thereby creating a network of active and visionary individuals who leverage their experience and expertise to benefit their community and local community-based organizations. The program begins with an orientation at the end […]

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Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Green County

  Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) has been confirmed for the first time in Green County, in a private yard in the Town of Decatur. The county is already under quarantine for EAB because of quarantines in neighboring counties, so this new find does not change anything from a regulatory standpoint. It should remind county residents of the […]

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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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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 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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