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Crawford County 2016 Dairy Breakfast

June is Dairy month and that means the Crawford County Dairy Breakfast is upon us. This year’s 2016 Crawford County Dairy Breakfast will be held on Saturday, June 4 from 6:00 am to 10:00 am at the Achenbach Hy-View farm owned and operated by Steve and Terri Achenbach (children: Angie, Matt, Adam, Jenni and Megan) and co-owner son Matt & Keri Achenbach (children: Owen, Keaton, Emory, & Briggs).

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Master Gardener 2016 Level 1 Training Scheduled to Begin September 6

Would you like training in the science and art of gardening, to learn more about horticulture (plants, soils, insects, landscaping and more) so you can have better gardens at home, have more information on a garden-related project you’re already involved with? If so, let us know and we’ll help you get started with your registration process.


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


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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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.