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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 […]


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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A Community Summit – the Tragedy of Heroin

On Friday, November 7, 2014 there will be a Community Summit – the Tragedy of Heroin.  It will be held at the Manawa Masonic Hall in Manawa. Heroin is a growing health and legal concern in our rural communities.  This summit will interest health professionals, judges, law enforcement, prosecutors, community corrections, GAL, social workers, schools, […]

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New App Available

Pricing Wet (HMSC) Corn is a new free app for Android “smart” phones/tablets, including the Nexus7 android tablet available to all UWEX county faculty/staff, Ag Agents, Ag Professionals and Producers. The app is based off a spreadsheet developed by former UW-Extension specialist and educators (Campbell, Key, Frank, Schneider) to help determine an equivalent value for […]


National 4-H Week October 5-11, 2014

More than 6 million young people across the country today will celebrate National 4-H Week, an annual celebration of 4-H during the first full week of October. Waupaca County 4-H will leverage National 4-H Week this year to showcase the great things that 4-H offers young people and highlights the incredible 4-H youth in the community who […]

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Would You Give an Hour to Save a Life?

Would you give an hour to save a life? QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) is designed for the general public to enhance awareness and teach the warning signs of suicide. There is no cost. Early recognition of the warning signs and knowing the three simple steps saves live There will be a training on Monday, October […]

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UWEX Cover Crop Field Day – October 8, 2014

There will be a Cover Crop Field Day held at Arlington Agricultural Research Station on October 8, 2014 Registration costs $10 with RSVP and $15 for day-of registrations.  The registration fee includes all printed materials, refreshments, and lunch. To RSVP for the event to  http://uwcovercropfieldday2014.eventbrite.com/  or call the Dane County Extension office at 608-244-3705. UWEX […]