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Boland

Don Boland to Host the October 7th, Great River Graziers Pasture Walk

Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., Don Boland will host the 13th Great River Graziers Pasture Walk of 2014 on October 7th. The facilitated discussion during the pasture walk will center on  stockpiling/fall paddock management that Don has developed over the last 15 years. Some of these stockpiling, fall paddocks will be Kura clover strips alone with alfalfa […]

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Canning Meat

Canning Meat, Wild Game, Poultry & Fish Safety

Canned meat, wild game, poultry, and fish offer wonderful opportunities for exciting and flavorful meals. A newly revised edition of  Canning meat, Wild Game, Poultry & Fish Safely is now available through the University of Wisconsin Extension  the Learning Store.  Because of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD), the guidelines were updated to include information for safely processing […]

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Stay Strong strength training program offered in Prairie du Chien

The fall session of the Stay Strong  strength training program will begin on Monday, September 22  at the Crawford County Administration Building in Prairie du Chien.   Stay Strong is designed for women and men and is based on StrongWomen™ , an evidence-based strength training program developed at Tufts University.  The program has proven to be effective in improving bone […]

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parenting is hard

Becoming a Love and Logic Parent

What does love have to do with logic or logic with love?  Everything!  This six-week course helps families build a rewarding relationship built upon love and trust. Leave class knowing how to: Stop arguing with your kids Set enforceable limits Help your kids learn from their mistakes Prevent the parent brain drain This six week […]

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4-H Clover

4-H Music Festival

Music Festival is October 18. 4-H Members can particpate in events with their club as a group, with toher members as a duet, or by themselves as a solo. Please submit your registration forms by October 3, 2014.

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Crawford County on the Move 2014

A 9 week walk/run training program that includes short lessons, group walk/runs, individual training schedules and weekly tips on a variety of wellness topics. Sign up today!

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Check Your Credit Report

Check Your Credit Report

You visit the doctor to safeguard your physical health; experts say your financial helath can also benefit from a routine check-up.  There is only one way to obtain the free credit reports you are entitled to by law.  UW-Extension’s “Check Your Free Credit Report Campaign: 2/2, 6/6, 10/10″ tells you how. The new website introduces […]

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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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Pressure Canner Dial Gauge Testing

Pressure Canner Dial Gauge Testing

Dial gauge testing for pressure canners. Bring in the dial gauge or the lid with the gauge attached, we can test it for accuracy.  Dial gauges should be checked for accuracy and overall condition every year prior to the beginning of canning season. If you use your dial gauge canner throughout the year, check it […]

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Managing your personal finances in tough times

Managing your personal finances in tough times

Knowing what to do when you’re faced with an abrupt drop in income due to a layoff, salary reduction, illness or divorce can seem overwhelming. To help people find ways to make ends meet in the midst of turbulent economic times, the UW-Extension Family Living Program has developed a new financial management tool.   A website […]

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