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Dairy State Fair Meeting

The State Fair Dairy Team will be meeting on April 11th, at 7:30 p.m. at the Crawford County Highway Department Conference Room in Seneca. Any youth wanting to exhibit at the 2014 WI State Fair, with dairy need to attend this meeting. Contact the UW-Extension office with any questions.

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Saturday, April 5 – Great River Graziers – 1st Pasture Walk of 2014- Sponsored by Kickapoo Grazing Initiative…

Please join  the Kickapoo Grazing Initiative (KGI) for a Frost Seeding for Pasture Improvement and Hay Management workshop on Saturday, April 5, 1:30 to 3 pm at Willow Creek Ranch (Rod Ofte farm) near Coon Valley. Speakers will include Ben Wojahn of Vernon County Land & Water Conservation Dept. and Agronomist Doug Bastion from Producer’s […]

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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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IF You Missed the February 19 Crawford County Private Pesticide Applicator Training…..

If you were unable to attend the training, you can to take the test only through self-study by contacting Crawford County UW-Extension. PAT mauals are available at the CrawfordCounty UW-Extension Office, 225 N Beaumont Road, Suite   240, Prairie du   Chien, WI and if you’d like to schedule a test only session, call 608-326-0223. You can also purchase […]

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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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Adding acid to home-canned tomato products is essential

Adding acid to home-canned tomato products is essential

Tomato plants are beginning to yield, and with the new crop comes a new activity: home canning. Whether you’re canning whole tomatoes, homemade ketchup, pasta sauce or anything in between, adding acid to canned tomato products is a must, according to University of Wisconsin-Extension food safety specialist Barbara Ingham. “Tomatoes can be preserved by canning, […]

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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 10th.   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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