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UW-Extension Annual Cattle Feeders Workshops Slated for Feb 25-27

The UW-Madison Division of Extension will be holding the annual Cattle Feeders Workshop Series at 6 locations around the state February 25  through Feb 27.  This year’s workshop includes a variety of useful information for farmers finishing both dairy and beef breed steers. Headlining this year’s program will be Dr. Garland Dahlke, Iowa State Extension […]

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4-H Livestock Quiz Bowl & Skillathon Contest

WHAT: Livestock Bowl is a quiz competition where all the questions are about beef, swine, sheep and meat goat topics and students use a buzzer in order to answer the questions. Teams compete in a double elimination format by giving oral answers to questions posed by a moderator. Each match has both and individual and […]

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Check Your Free Credit Report on 2/2, 6/6, & 10/10

Because credit reports are so important to everyday life (they can affect obtaining an affordable loan or insurance policy, getting a job, or renting a home), Federal law gives everyone the right to request three free credit reports each year. And yet the Federal Trade Commission reports that only one out of every three Wisconsin […]

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Food Safety & Backyard Poultry

The Centers for Disease Control released information on Backyard Poultry and food safety. There have been nearly 5,000 cases of Salmonella since 2000 linked to backyard flocks, the CDC wants to consumers to know simple steps that can be taken to protect your health. For more information visit https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/safepreserving/2019/01/17/food-safety-the-backyard-flock/

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Horse Project Used Tack Sale

The Horse Project will be sponsoring a Used Tack Sale on Saturday, February 16 from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Vendors are welcome. Hot Lunch and Bake Sale on site. More information available on the 2019 4-H TACK SALE FLYER.

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Camp Counselor Applications Now Available

Before you know it, Summer will be here and that means 4-H Summer Camp. This year camp will be held July 30-August 1, 2019 at Camp Upham Woods, Wisconsin Dells. Youth in Grades 9-13 are encouraged to apply to be a camp counselor. Camp Counselor Application 2019 is due by March 1, 2019 by mail or […]

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2019 Speaking & Demonstration Contest

The 2019 Speaking & Demonstration Contest will be held February 23, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. at Seneca Schools. To register: email the following information to Steph, by February 13, 2019 Name Grade Title of Performance (please submit when registering, this helps us with arrangement of the program). Category Any Special accommodations required, if yes please describe. […]

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Livestock Tags available for 2019 Crawford County Fair

Livestock Tags and ID forms are now available at the UW-Extension office for the 2019 Crawford County Fair and Meat Animal Auction. All Junior Beef, Sheep, Swine and Meat Goat exhibitors planning on exhibiting and selling at the fair must have their animals tagged and ID forms filled out by May 1, 2019. You may […]

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