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Green County UW-Extension supports Go Orange… Fight Hunger!!

Green County UW-Extension supported Second Harvest Foodbank and NBC15 to take action on September 13th, 2018 as part of Hunger Action Month. Staff Members dressed in orange, took a picture and posted it to NBC15’s Facebook page.  Twenty eight meals will be donated for every photo posted (up to 3,000 photos) by generous campaign sponsors. […]

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Lancaser Kernza and Silvopasture Field Day

The University of WIsconsin-Madison’s Lancaster Agricultural Research Station will host a fall field day highlighting innovative grazing practices: managed grazing of Kernza, a perennial grain and forage crop, and silvopasture, where trees are intensively managed with pasture. This field day will take place on October 5 from 9:45am to 1pm. “These grazing innovations can add […]

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Food or Farm Business Workshops

This workshop is designed to give farmers and agricultural entrepreneurs information, tools and hands-on training to strengthen grant and loan applications. This workshop will help you create a competitive application, plan your project, and get the financial resources you need to fuel your business. Join us to help you identify which grants or other financial […]

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Green County Dairy Youth Recognition Auction

The Dairy Youth Recognition Auction was established as a means of recognizing accomplishments of outstanding Green County Dairy Youth.  The youth participate in an auction, where a symbol of the sale participant’s achievements is offered for sale.  Each auction participant receives 50% of his/her bid price in the form of a savings bond, while the […]

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Green County Fair Livestock Auctions

Livestock Auctions The Green County Meat Animal Auction Committee in coordination with Green County UW-Extension will host the Meat Animal Auctions on Saturday, July 21st, 2018.  The 34th  4-H & FFA Annual Fur & Feather Auction will begin at 10:00 AM. The 44th Annual 4-H & FFA Large Animal Auction will be held starting at […]

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Green County UWEX Welcomes New Health and Well Being Educator, Hayley Jordan!

The UW-Extension Office is proud to welcome Hayley Jordan, from Juda, WI to their educator team.  Hayley has accepted the role of Health and Well Being Educator, and will be sharing her time between Green and Lafayette Counties. Green County UW-Extension’s newly hired Health and Well Being Educator, Hayley Jordan, firmly believes that happy, healthy, […]

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Green County UWEX Releases 2017 Annual Report

The Green County UW-Extension office has released its 2017 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 Co. 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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YQCA – Youth for the Quality Care of Animals

  Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) Certification Starting in 2018, Wisconsin will replace the MAQA program with the YQCA program, a youth education certification program on the issues of animal welfare, food safety and character education. For 2018, this certification will be required of: Green County Fair Swine Exhibitors – must complete and […]

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2018 Tractor Safety Course Now Accepting Registrations

Green County UW-Extension is now accepting registrations for the 2018 Tractor and Machinery Safety Certification course. This course is for Green County youth ages 12-16 wishing to receive their state or federal certificate and to learn about tractor and machinery safety. Registrations are due Monday, March 5. The class is limited to 20 participants, and […]

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