Green County Master Gardeners Association Symposium

The Green County Master Gardeners Association will be holding their annual symposium- Garden Inspirations for All Seasons- “No Fear Gardening” on Saturday, March 11, 2017 from 8:00am -3:30pm at the Peppercorn Banquets, 1417 Mansion Dr, Monroe, WI. Does the thought of a trying a new gardening technique or planting leave you with fearful reservations? This […]

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Coyote Hunters donate to 4-H Shooting Sports

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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2017 Tractor Safety Course

The Green County UW-Extension office is now accepting registrations for the 2017 Tractor and Machinery Safety Certification Course. The course is open to youth ages 12-16. First priority will be given to Green County residents age 14-16, then Green County residents age 12-13, and then out of county residents. Cost is $35 per Green County […]

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Pesticide Applicator Training

Green County UW-Extension will be hosting two Pesticide Application Training sessions and one Test Only Session at the Green County Justice Center, 2841 – 6th Street, Monroe, WI. Participants need to pre-register in person for a Green County session and to purchase the training manual. Stop at the Green County UW-Extension office at least 24 […]

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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 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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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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4-H Enrollment Instructions 2015-2016

If you are new to 4-H, and have not yet selected a 4-H club to join, please first take a look at our Green County 4-H Clubs website. September 3 – November 1 is our primary enrollment period for both NEW enrollments and Re-enrollments.  Youth must be enrolled by November 1st, if they wish to […]

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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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