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2017 Green County Dairy Management Seminar

The Green County Milk Quality Council, in cooperation with UW-Extension will be sponsoring its 29th Annual Green County Dairy Management Seminar on Thursday, January 5, 2017.  The seminar will run from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm and will be held at the Green County UW-Extension Office, 2841 – 6th Street, Monroe, WI. The featured speakers […]

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Green County Barn Quilt Calendars

Do you need a new 2017 calendar to hang on your wall?  Consider the Barn Quilts of Green County 2017 calendar. Full of breathtaking, full-color photos of the rural Barn Quilts featured on Green County barns and agricultural buildings, this high quality calendar will be cherished beyond the 2017 calendar year and soon become a […]

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Green County Volunteer Network

Green County Volunteer Network Launched On “Giving Tuesday” The Green County Volunteer Network formally launched on “Giving Tuesday”-November 29th, 2016.This network will be an online tool that allows people to connect with volunteer opportunities in Green County. It helps community members easily find ways to use their skills and interests to volunteer in Green County. […]

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2016 Friend of Extension

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 2016 Friend of Extension Award is Monroe Engraving, Inc. owned by Daryl & Kari Fernstaedt. Ellen Andrews, UW-Extension 4H Youth Development […]

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Green County Confined Space Workshop

Green County UW-Extension and Green County Emergency Management will be hosting a Confined Space Workshop regarding Manure Storage, Handling Safety & Rescue Training. The free training will be held on Saturday, October 15th, 2016 from 9:00am-11:00am at Brugger Dairy, LLC located at N4611 Rechsteiner Rd, Monroe, WI. and is open to both farmers and emergency […]

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Green County Fair Livestock Auction

The Green County Fair Livestock Auction  and Fur & Feather Auction will be held on Saturday, July 23rd, at the Green County Fair Stock Pavilion, Monroe, WI.  Below are the preliminary Auction Lists showing the participants by species.  If you have any questions, please contact the Green County UW-Extension office at 608-328-9440. Auction Order will be as follows: Fur […]

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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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Green County UWEX Releases 2015 Annual Report

The Green County UW-Extension office has released its 2015 annual report. Green County UW-Extension works hard to bring the Wisconsin Idea to all corners of Green County communities. Staffed by University of Wisconsin faculty, Green County UW-Extension offers Green County residents research-based education designed to meet local needs in the areas of Agriculture and Natural […]

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2016 Green County CLEAN SWEEP Program

Green County will again be offering a CLEAN SWEEP Hazardous Materials Collection Program from May 2 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-11:30AM on the following Saturdays: June […]

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Ag Plastic Film Accepted on Wednesdays for Recycling

Green County has collected over 250,000 pounds of used Ag plastic over the last two years.  Starting in 2016 area farmers now have the opportunity to dispose of old plastic from wrapped bales, bunker covers and silo bags every Wednesday at the Green County Landfill. The landfill will be accepting agriculture plastics from Green County area farmers from 7AM […]

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