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Seeking  AmeriCorps Farm to School Candidate – Apply by July 31

Seeking AmeriCorps Farm to School Candidate – Apply by July 31

Crawford County UW-Extension is seeking a candidate to fill  a Farm-to-School Nutrition Education AmeriCorps position. The AmeriCorps member will work with the schools in Crawford County to expand the purchase of local seasonal foods in school meal programs and provide student education about fresh seasonal foods. AmeriCorps member will have three main areas of focus which address […]

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5K Run/Walk at Crawford County Fair

5K Run/Walk at Crawford County Fair

Crawford County on the Move is  sponsoring a 5K  Run/Walk at the Crawford County Fair in Gays Mills on Saturday, August 9th.   Medals will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers.   Cost of registration is $10 per person with money going towards healthy activities throughout the county.   The run/walk […]

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2012 USDA Agriculture Census – Profiles for Wisconsin & Wisconsin Counties

Are you interested in finding out the number of farms, land in farms, acre size of farms, market value of product sold, government payments for Crawford and other counties in Wisconsin? If you are, the USDA Agriculture Census is the place to find that information and a plethora of other interesting Agricultural data. If you need information about ♦ […]

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Crawford County Fair Is The Place To Be! August 6-10 – Many Wonderful Family Events & Activities Scheduled for Your Enjoyment!!

The 2014 Fair Brochure – Schedule of Events provides an overview of prices (Season Pass, Daily Admission, Wenzel Mega Pass and Daily Wristband Passes, etc.) activities and events scheduled for this year’s Crawford County Fair – Crawford County Is the Place  To Be! August 6-10! The Crawford County Fair website is the place to go to access the […]

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Join us on Tuesday, July 29th, for our next Great River Graziers Pasture Walk Hosted by David Anderson, Iowa County

Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., July 29, at the David Anderson farm, you’ll hear Speaker, Laura Paine, Grazing Broker, SW Badger RC&D expound on grazing brokering and Vance Haugen, your Crawford County Agriculture Agent, will present the Pasture Walk topic discussion:  Harvested pine plantation on land previously in CRP & established pasture. Benefits of Managed Intensive Grazing for Grassland Bird Conservation. […]

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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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2013 Crawford County Plat Books and Wall Maps Available!!

2013 Crawford County Plat Books and Wall Maps Available!!

Who owns Crawford County? Thousands of people have a piece of  it, and they are listed in the  2013 plat book published by the Crawford County  UW-Extension and the Crawford County Fair with Mapping Solutions…. The plat books are available at these locations for $30 Crawford County UW-Extension Office – 225 N. Beaumont Road, Suite 240 Prairie du […]

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Wisconsin Open Meetings Law

OPEN MEETINGS LAW DVD If you don’t have time to schedule Open Meetings training and are tired of reading complex statutes but need some quality training on Wisconsin Open Meetings Law, the Local Government Center has provided a solution. The Local Government Center has produced an informative and enjoyable 10-part video, each approx. 5 minutes in […]

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Put the fun back in parenting!

Put the fun back in parenting!

A free six-week session of  Becoming a Love and Logic Parent™  will be offered in Boscobel beginning Monday, October 7, 2013.   This program helps buld a rewarding relationship with your children based upon love and trust.  Leave class knowing how to stop arguing, set enforceable limits, help your children learn from their mistakes and […]

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Resources for Parents of Tweens and Teens

Resources for Parents of Tweens and Teens

  UW-Extension has a brand new web resources for parents of tweens and teens.  Named “Parenthetical,” it  is a little different than other sites you might visit. It was designed as a blog, website and social network for parents of tweens and teens. What YOU contribute to the site through questions, comments and advice is the […]

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