Iowa County to Host BQA Training

Iowa County UW-Extension in cooperation with the WIsconsin Beef Council will be hosting a Wisconsin BQA Certification workshop on Thursday, December 20th, from 1:30pm-3:30pm and a second workshop on December 26th from 6-8:00pm at the Iowa County Health and Human Services Building, 303 W Chapel Street, Dodgeville, WI. This certification costs of $15.00 per farm […]

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Resilient Farms Conference Will Help Farmers Explore Ideas

Green County UW-Extension will be live streaming a conference being held in the WIsconsin Dells on Tuesday, December 11th, 2018. Live streaming will include the keynote speaker, value added processing for dairy along with Farm Commons. This will be held at the Green County Justice Center, multi-purpose rooms 2-3, located at 2841-6th Street, Monroe. Lunch […]

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Green County 4-H Dairy Youth WIN!

Photo credit: Dennis Halladay, Hoard’s Dairyman It was an exciting day for the Green County 4-H program, the community of Juda, and 2 local families especially. On Monday, October 1, the Green County 4-H Dairy Judging team competed for the national title at the World Dairy Expo in Madison, and won. It would be accurate […]

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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 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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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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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 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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