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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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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 Tractor & Machinery Safety Course

Green County will be holding their annual Tractor & Machinery Safety Course to instruct youth between the ages of 12-16 on safe use of farm equipment, through a 24 hour course. Wisconsin Act 455 states “No person may direct or permit a child under age 16 years to operate a farm tractor/self-propelled implement of husbandry […]

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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 Master Gardeners Association Symposium

The Green County Master Gardeners Association is presenting their annual symposium Gardening   Inspirations for All Seasons –“Gardening With A Purpose” on March 14, 2015, from 8:00am-3:30pm at Peppercorn Banquets, Ludlow Mansion, 1417 Mansion Drive, Monroe, WI. Eat what you grow… and enjoy the view too.  Gardening with flowers is wonderful, but it’s even better if […]

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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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Green County Fair Livestock Auction

The Green County Fair Livestock Auction  and Fur & Feather Auction were held on Saturday, July 19th, at the Green County Fair Stock Pavillion, Monroe, WI.  Attached is the Complete Buyer List and Addresses and addresses Below are the PRELIMINARY Auction Lists, subject to change before the actual auctions.  If you have any questions, please contact the Green County UW-Extension office […]

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Green County Ag Plastic Film Recycling Program

Green County UW-Extension in coordination with the Green County Landfill will be hosting an Ag Plastic Film Recycling Program.  Farmers will have the opportunity to dispose of old plastic from wrapped bales, bunker cover, and silo bags again this fall from November 3-14 at the Green County Landfill, free of charge.  The Landfill will be […]

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