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Fall Master Gardener Class

The Master Gardener Program will be offered on 8 Monday evenings and 2 Saturday mornings at the St. Croix County Agricultural Service and Education Center in Baldwin, Wisconsin. Class size is limited. Classes will be held on the following days: Mondays from 6:30 to 9:15 p.m. September 11, 18, 25 October 2, 9, 23 and […]

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Late Blight

Late Blight Devastating Local Tomatoes Late blight is a destructive disease of tomatoes and potatoes, and it has recently been confirmed in Pierce County.  The disease is caused by a fungus-like water mold called Phytophthora infestans., which is the same organism that caused the great Irish potato famine in the mid 1800’s.   It starts with […]

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Garden Produce and Flooding

With parts of Western Wisconsin experiencing flooding, the following fact sheet serves as a good reminder of best practices for garden produce affected by flooding. Safely_Using_Produce_from_Flooded_Gardens

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2017 Farm Fresh Atlas

2017 Farm Fresh Atlases Available   The Farm Fresh Atlas of Western Wisconsin is a color newsprint guide describing and highlighting locations of advertising value-added farms, farmers markets, and related businesses. Copies of the Atlas are being distributed across eighteen counties in Western Wisconsin and they are available from local libraries, county UW-Extension offices, as […]

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UW-Extension: Check Your Free Credit Report to Build Financial Security

Month after month, incorrect information on credit reports is among the top consumer complaints to the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). Complaints frequently revolve around the age of the debt listed on a credit report, or debt that doesn’t belong to the individual. Other issues include delays in updating and correcting inaccurate records. Because […]

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