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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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Green County Master Gardeners Association Annual Symposium

Green County Master Gardeners Association presents the 11th Annual Symposium, Garden Inspirations for All Seasons on Saturday, March 10, 2018, from 8:00am – 3:30pm at the Peppercorn Banquets Ludlow Mansion, 1417 Mansion Dr, Monroe, WI. This year’s theme is “Straw Bale Gardens” and will include keynote speaker Joel Karsten from Minnesota. He earned a BS […]

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Green County UW-Extension Summer Assistant

Under the general direction of the 4-H Youth Development Educator and County Support Staff, this position is designed to support and expand 4-H youth development opportunities and other UW-Extension programs during the summer months. The Summer Assistant will increase his/her knowledge of youth development programs, volunteer development, community partnerships, office operations, and UW-Extension. This summer […]

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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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Johnson & Ziegler Awarded 2017 Friend of Extension

Ralph Johnson & Dan Ziegler were presented with the 2017 Friend of Extension awards at the recent Annual Meeting of the UW-Extension and Green County Agriculture Instructors. This award has been presented annually since 1990 by the Green County University of Wisconsin-Extension office to recognize individuals that have been provided outstanding support towards conducting UW-Extension […]

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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 22rd, 2017.  The 33rd 4-H & FFA Annual Fur & Feather Auction will begin at 10:00 AM. The 43rd Annual 4-H & FFA Large Animal Auction will be held starting at […]

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Green County CLEAN SWEEP Program

Green County CLEAN SWEEP Hazardous Materials Collection Program Closed October 31st and will be open again starting on May 1, 2018 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) […]

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Green County UWEX Releases 2016 Annual Report

The Green County UW-Extension office has released its 2016 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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