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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-Noon (1st Saturday of Each […]

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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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Green County 4-H Goat Fun Show

The Green County 4-H Goat Committee will be hosting a 4-H Goat Fun Show on Saturday, May 14, 2016. Registration begins at 8:30 am and the show starts at 9:30 am.  Pre-registration is not required but is preferred. Showing is open to anyone grades 3-13 years of age. Animals may arrive any time after 8:00 […]

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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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Landlord-Tenant Workshop Non-Standard Leases

Green County UW-Extension in coordination with the Green County Council on Housing & Homelessness Prevention, and the South Central Wisconsin Apartment Association will be holding a Landlord-Tenant Workshop for Non-Standard Leases on May 12, 2016 from 7:30am-9:00am at the Monroe Super 8 Motel Meeting Room, in Monroe, WI. We will have a chance to ask […]

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Mental Health First Aid for Older Adults

Mental Health First Aid is a public education program that introduces participants to risk factors and warning signs of mental illnesses, builds understanding of their impact, and overviews common in a mental health crisis and connect persons to the appropriate professional, peer, social, and self-help care. The program also teaches the common risk factors and […]

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Green County 4-H Summer Camp

Green County 4-H Members are encouraged to fill out a registration form and pay fees to reserve a spot for the 2016 Green/Iowa/Lafayette 4-H Summer Camp. Campers in grades 3-6, as of the 2015-2016 school year will participate in activities that focus on the environment along with crafts and recreation at Upham Woods, Wisconsin Dells. […]

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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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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 […]

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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. […]

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