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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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Science Committee Members

Are you an adult or youth leader interested in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM)? If so, we need you to be trail blazer in Crawford County for these project. How can you be part? Volunteer to serve on a STEM committee. The committee would meet once face to face to discuss the objective/goals of […]

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Farm to School AmeriCorps Outreach Position Open

Crawford County UW-Extension is seeking one half-time AmeriCorps farm to school member for a position beginning in August 2015.  The AmeriCorps Farm to School program is a great opportunity to engage in public service, gain professional development and actively participate in the Farm to School movement.  We are looking for a self-motivated team player with a passion for […]

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Check Your Credit Report

Check Your Credit Report 2/2 6/6 10/10

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 to get your free […]

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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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