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2015 Plat Book

Waupaca County Plat Book on Sale

SALE – 2012 Plat Books $15.00 each. Proceeds sponsor Waupaca County 4-H.  Next 4-H sponsored Plat Book will be coming out Fall 2015. The Waupaca County 4-H Leaders’ Association is offering 2012 plat books at various locations around the county and the UW-Extension Office at the Courthouse in Waupaca. Platbooks may also be acquired from […]

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New 4-H Member Enrollments Due February 1st

“What is 4-H?”  4-H is a community of young people across America who are learning leadership, citizenship, and life skills. 4-H is a wonderful opportunity for youth to meet new people from the county, state and nation.  Members can attend summer or winter camp, participate in a performing arts contest, help people in their community, […]

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Several AG Programs are Set for January and February

January and February are perfect opportunities to attend several AG Programs.  Learn more about the New Farm Bill at the ARC/PLC program, get updates at the annual CAFO Meeting, a Cattle Feeder Seminar will feature several relevant speakers and the Annual Forage Council Meeting has their annual program, lunch and auction.  Feel free to contact our office […]

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Waupaca County Welcomes New Community Development Educator

Waupaca County UW-Extension welcomed Jessica Beckendorf as the new Community, Natural Resource, and Economic Development Educator in December. After graduating from Manawa High School, Jessica obtained a bachelor’s degree in Urban and Regional Studies from the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay, and a master’s degree in Communication and Leadership Studies from Gonzaga University. Jessica […]

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Press Release for Implements of Husbandry Meetings

PRESS RELEASE Waupaca County UW-Extension – 811 Harding Street, Waupaca, WI54981 Phone: (715) 258-6230   FAX: (715) 258-6232 Title:   Waupaca County Implements of Husbandry (IoH) Local Meetings Author: Greg Blonde As farming has modernized, agricultural equipment is now larger and heavier than ever. Although this can improve efficiency, it also raises concerns about the impact large […]

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2015 Cow College

January 6, 13 and 20 are the dates for the 2015 Cow College at FVTC Regional Center in Clintonville. January 6 (1 pm -3 pm):  Improving Feed Efficiency by Randy Shaver, Victor Cabrera & Francisco Contreras, UW-Madison Extension Dairy Specialists. Learn about current grouping strategies and limitations from a recent survey of more than 400 WI […]

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4-H Enrollments Due November 17, 2014

With the new 4hOnline enrollment program that we used for the first time in 2014, comes the relatively easy re-enrollment process for 2015. Simply log on to https://wi.4honline.com/ and access your account. Basic information you input last year will remain. The years will automatically advance a year. All you will need to do is to physically […]

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eParenting High-Tech Kids

Do you ever worry about social media’s role in your teenager’s life? Do the words “tweet”, “hashtag”, and “Vine” confuse you? You’re not alone…many parents aren’t sure how to monitor digital media. Learn more about why adolescents are so “wired” and how it can play a supportive role in development. Navigate the digital world with Waupaca […]

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Master Gardener Training Dates Set for 2015

  Registration is now being accepted for the 2015 UW-Extension Master Gardener Training Program. Classes are scheduled every Tuesday evening from 6-8 PM starting February 10 and then every Tuesday evening thru the end of April. The cost is $75/person and includes all twelve training sessions, as well as the WI Master Gardener training manual […]

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