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UW-Extension By the Numbers

UW-Extension By the Numbers shows the value we bring to the state of Wisconsin. The #BecauseofUWEX Social Media campaign is still going on. Please share your experiences of how UW-Extension programming has impacted your community and family.  


Waupaca County Caprine Field Day & Youth Fun Show

Waupaca County Caprine Field Day & Youth Fun Show will be held on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at the Fairgrounds in Weyauwega.  Registration deadline is May 26, 2015.  For more information and a registration form, Caprine Field Day & Youth Fun Show 2015 Registration Form  

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Pricing Hay? Try the New UW-Extension App

May 2015 Contact: Greg Blonde, UW-Extension Waupaca County, 715-258-6230, greg.blonde@ces.uwex.edu Pricing Hay? Try the New UW-Extension App   Waupaca, Wis. – It’s that time of the year when fresh mowed hay fills the air across Wisconsin, which also means many farmers and rural neighbors will be negotiating the sale of standing hay.  An estimated 2.5 million […]


Using Fungicides on Alfalfa for Dairy Production in Wisconsin (A4090)

Using Fungicides on Alfalfa for Dairy Production in Wisconsin is a new UW-Extension Publication (A4090) “In Wisconsin where alfalfa production is generally targeted toward dairy production, Headline® fungicide application will often result in a slight increase in yield, but that increase might not be large enough to offset the cost of applying the product. Typically […]


Bird Flu Updates

For the latest Bird Flu update in Wisconsin, including ways to reduce risk of spreading this disease, go to the WI Dept of Ag website: http://datcp.wi.gov/Animals/Animal_Diseases/Avian_Influenza/index.aspx

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2015 Town Officials Workshops

The Wisconsin Towns Association along with UW-Extension County Offices, UW-Extension Local Government Center and UW-Madison Transportation Information Center offer Workshops throughout the State.  If you are a newly elected official or a continuing elected official, there is a workshop for you! The 2015 Town Officials Workshops has all the information you will need for registration.   […]

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4-H Music, Drama and Speaking Contest

The Waupaca County 4-H Music, Drama, and Speaking Contest on Saturday, April 18, 2015, at the Manawa High School.  The Speaking Contest will start at 9:00 a.m. and the Music, Drama, and Talent Contest will start at 10:30 a.m.  Come join us!  


4-H Goat Project Fundraiser

Waupaca County Goat Project Fundraiser Bring this coloring page to our Fundraiser Saturday, April 18th, From 10am to 5pm and receive a prize!  We will be at Hidden Waters Golf Course, E4480 Hwy 22-54, East of Waupaca.  We will have a Brat and Burger Fry (from Niemuths), Bake sale, Petting Zoo and children’s games.  There will […]



Waupaca County will be hosting MAQA/PQA (Pork Quality Assurance) on two dates this year:  ¨ Tuesday, April 14 at 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, June 27 at 10:00 a.m., at the Little Wolf High School in Manawa. To register, email Jen at jerb@wsd.waupaca.k12.wi.us.  Remember, swine project members are required to attend a MAQA training to sell an animal […]