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Oct 10th Beef Cow Calf Meeting

Flyer: 2018-fall-cow-calf-flyer St. Croix Wednesday, October 10, 2018 Registration 6:15; Program 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Ag Service and Education Center, 1960 8th Ave, Baldwin, WI Topics:Using Genomics & Genomically Enhanced EPD’s in Your Cow-calf Operation  Dr. Matt Spangler, University of Nebraska Extension Beef Genetics Specialist – via live webinarFall / Winter 2018-19 Market Outlook  Brenda Boetel, […]

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Supporting Farmers Durring Challenging Times

With the continued challenging financial and emotional situations plaguing farm families in our communities, please plan to attend the Wednesday, October 17th “Supporting Farmers during Challenging Times” half-day workshop. This meeting is similar to the one held in March and is designed to assist agricultural professionals and agency staff in feeling more comfortable and confident working with families in distress.  Registration […]

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Putting Farm Safety into Practice – Grain and Forage Harvest

Late summer and fall are high-risk times as harvest operations ramp up quickly.  In Wisconsin, we always have tight time windows to get forages, corn, soybeans and other crops harvested and put into storage  to make it through the year. It’s that urgency and time pressure that can contribute to mistakes that often leads to […]

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Workshop! Legal Issues and Approaches to Effective Intergovernmental Cooperation Agreements

On October 3rd, Philip Freeberg, J.D. , Legal Expert from the UW Extension’s Local Government Center will be leading a workshop on the legal aspects of intergovernmental cooperation, particularly with reference to forming boundary agreements. Intergovernmental Cooperation is the general name for two or more governments finding mutual benefit through cooperation. The potential benefits from […]

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GET YOUR 2018 PLAT BOOKS IN TIME FOR HUNTING SEASON

GET YOUR PLAT BOOK IN TIME FOR THE 2018 HUNTING SEASON Who owns St. Croix County? Thousands of people have a piece of it, and they are listed in the new plat book published by the St. Croix County 4-H Leaders’ Association with Mapping Solutions. The 2018 book is available for purchase at the St. […]

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Ambassador Application

Can you imagine yourself being a St. Croix County 4-H Ambassador? Now seeking applications for 4-Hers in the 7th grade and up!   Ambassadors team Goal:    Promote 4-H throughout St. Croix County elevating awareness of the program through our presence and community interactions.  Have fun working with other 4-Hers across the county, making new friendships, […]

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Emeral Ash Borer

Presence of the Emerald Ash Borer has been confirmed in the Hudson area of St. Croix County.  While not new to Wisconsin or Minnesota, these are the first confirmed cases in St. Croix County.  Homeowners may have increased quesitons on identifying and treating Emerald Ash Borers.  The UW-Extension Horticulture Team has a few useful guides […]

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New 2017 Custom Rate Guide

The 2017 Wisconsin Custom Rate Guide was compiled by the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Wisconsin Field Office, in cooperation with the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection, the University of Wisconsin-Extension, and the College of Agricultural & Life Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison. This summary is the result of a mail survey […]

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