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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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Youth In Government – Brodhead

The Brodhead Youth in Government program is currently seeking nominations for youth to apply for four newly created youth seats on City of Brodhead Council.  Eligible youth must currently be in 9th, 10th, or 11th grade in spring 2015 and either be a resident of the City of Brodhead or be part of the Brodhead […]

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Green County UWEX offers Landlord Training

Significant changes to Wisconsin landlord-tenant law and regulations were made in both 2012 and 2014.  Landlords, and all who are interested, are invited to attend a free breakfast session about these recent changes to landlord-tenant law.  The event will be held at the Monroe Super 8 meeting room from 7:00-8:30am on Thursday April 9th. Nancy […]

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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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Tschanz Inducted into 4-H Hall of Fame

The University of Wisconsin-Extension 4-H Youth Development Program inducted 100 laureates into the brand-new Wisconsin 4-H Hall of Fame Saturday, November 15. The Hall of Fame induction ceremony was the last statewide event celebrating 100 years of 4-H in Wisconsin. The Wisconsin 4-H Hall of Fame was established to recognize 4-H volunteers, financial supporters, staff […]

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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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