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“Because of UW-Extension” Social Media Campaign

Gov. Scott Walker’s 2015-2017 proposed Wisconsin budget includes a $150 million base cut to the University of Wisconsin System. This severe and abrupt cut represents an approximate 13 percent reduction to the State of Wisconsin’s General Purpose Revenue (GPR) support for the UW System. Because UW-Extension is part of the UW System, this cut will […]

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S.T.E.A.M. Academy

Saturday April 11th Registration begins at 8:30am,  Program is 9:00am-1:30pm St. Croix Central High School, Hammond   S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Agriculture, and Math) Academy is a 4 1/2 hour event filled with hands on workshops for youth grades 5-8. Youth may attend three to four different 1 or 2 hour sessions. Sessions include: Lego robotics, animal […]

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St. Croix County Internship Available

St Croix County is seeking a student or recent graduate passionate about local food systems and food production looking for an engaging summer internship experience.   This intern will be helping us in Extension at the St Croix County office in Baldwin to build awareness of local food and food producers, food preservation and safe food […]

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Wild Mushroom Course 2015

2015 Wild Mushroom Certification Course being offered two separate days, Friday, April 24 OR Saturday, April 25 from 9 am to 4 pm at the Baldwin Agricultural Education Center.  Pre-Registration and Pre-Payment REQUIRED by April 17, 2015. Wild Mushroom Course 2015

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March Communicator

The St. Croix County Communicator is a great resource of County and State level events, classes and opportunities.  March Newsletter 2015

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YELL – Youth Engaged in Learning about Leadership

Be a College Student for a Day!  Come make new friends while strengthening your leadership skills through interactive seminars, exciting activities and networking opportunities.  Students in grades 6-12 can attend on April 18, 2015 from 9:00am-3:30pm at the UW-Eau Claire Campus for a day of seminars, social activities, campus cafeteria, gifts and more!  Registration is […]

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The Faces of ACES

Save the Date for The Faces of ACES!  A Summit on the Impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences on Pierce & St. Croix Counties Families and Providers. Faces of ACES Thursday, April 20, 2015 8:00 am – 3:30 pm Kilkarney Golf Clubhouse; River Falls, WI For more information, contact UW-Extension Family Living Educators:  Lori Zierl, 715-273-6781 […]

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Midwest School for Beginning Grape Growers

This intensive, three-day course gives you a realistic picture of what it takes to start and operate a successful vineyard business—including capital, management, labor and other resources. Topics covered include market assessment and profitability, site selection and soil preparation, variety selection, pest management, economics, equipment and labor needs. Grape School Flyer 2015

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Commercial Vegetable Production 2015

Commercial Vegetable Production in Wisconsin 2015

Commercial Vegetable Production in Wisconsin 2015 This guide offers the latest recommendations for disease, insect, and weed management in Wisconsin’s most common commercial vegetable crops. Also included are lime and fertilizer recommendations as well as insect identification information and keys (288 pages; December 2014). Crops covered include asparagus, bean, carrot, celery, cole crops, cucumber, eggplant, horseradish, […]

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