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Grazing

May 20 – Great River Graziers Pasture Walk

The May 20th, Crawford County Great River Graziers Pasture Walk held in Viola, WI, Vernon County, is sponsored by Kickapoo Grazing Initiative. Longtime graziers Larry Smith, Jim Munch & Crawford County Agriculture Agent, Vance Haugen are the presenters for the Buying Cattle Seminar which will be followed by a tour of the Matthes Farms Cattle Auction operations.

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4-H Summer Intern Position Available

Crawford County UW-Extension is seeking one 4-H Summer Assistant. The position is designed to provide assistance to County Extension staff during the busy summer months. The 4-H Summer Assistant will increase his/her knowledge of youth development programs, community partnerships, volunteer development, UW-Extension and the 4-H Youth Development Educator responsibilities. This summer position provided valuable pre-professional […]

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Livestock Tags & ID Forms

  Livestock Tags and ID forms are now available at the UW-Extension office for the 2016 Crawford County Fair and Meat Animal Auction. All Junior Beef, Sheep,  Swine and Meat Goat  exhibitors planning on exhibiting and selling at the fair must have their animals tagged and ID forms filled out by May 2, 2016. You […]

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PALS

PALS Day Camp Counselors Needed

Youth going into grades 6th through 12th with an interest  in working with younger youth, are encouraged to apply to be a PALS Day Camp Counselor.  Youth going into grades 6th – 8th will be Jr. Counselors and those going into grades 9th – 12th will be counselors.  Applications are due May 23rd. PALS day […]

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Because of UW-Extension…

“Because of UW-Extension” Social Media Campaign Gov. Scott Walker’s 2015-2017 Wisconsin budget included a $250 million cut to the University of Wisconsin System. This severe and abrupt cut represents an approximate 13 percent reduction to the State of Wisconsin’s General Purpose Revenue (GPR) support for the UW System. Because UW-Extension is part of the UW […]

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Parenting - Teens

On-Line Parenting Program Available for Parents of Pre-teens and Teens

How is it that an adolescent who has excellent abilities to reason with his teachers, possesses the skills and knowledge to reconfigure your entire computer system, and can formulate a courtroom argument for a later curfew still manages to make the life-threatening decision to drink and drive? And how is it that your daughter will […]

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Tractor Safety Course

Tractor Safety will be offered with Vernon County, June 20-22nd. The three day class is open to 40 participants and cost $40.00. Kally Bockenhauer, Seneca Agricultural Instructor & FFA Advisor is willing to drive kids from Seneca to Viroqua for the three day class. Tractor Safety Brochure 2016

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First Driftless Gardeners’ Gathering – April 2

April 2, 2016 First Driftless Gardeners’ Gathering Platteville, WI Offered by the Grant County MGA and the Horticulture Club of UW-Platteville, with keynote speaker Lee Somerville, choice of three breakout sessions, and a tour of the UWP greenhouse. $25. For more information contact Terry Wood or download the registration brochure.

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