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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2017 Green County CLEAN SWEEP Program

Green County will again be offering a CLEAN SWEEP Hazardous Materials Collection Program from May 1 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-11:30AM on the following Saturdays: June […]

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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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Green County Ag Plastic Recycling

NEW! Green County was recently featured in a video by the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board highlighting the ag plastics recycling program. The program is keeping about 125 tons of ag plastic out of landfills every week. See how recycling ag plastic is helping Wisconsin farmers and the environment on the video. Green County has collected over […]

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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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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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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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