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Leadership Waupaca County Class XVI Graduation – May 12, 2016

In September of 2015, Class XVI began a journey.  They engaged in self-reflection and learning to understand others.  They have had conversations with the Lt. Governor, discussed broadband access with a PSC Commissioner, and got to know their local legislators and senator.  Class XVI learned about essential community issues and functions.  And throughout the last […]

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2016 Corn Plant Density

 Current economics may encourage corn growers to re-consider plant density / seeding rates for 2016.  Click here for full article…  

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Master Gardeners Annual Plant Sale

The Waupaca County Master Gardener Volunteers will be having their annual plant sale on Saturday, May 21, 2016 from 8am-2pm.  Please note this is a NEW DATE for the sale!! The sale will be held in the Education Building at the Waupaca County Fairgrounds in Weyauwega, Wisconsin. The sale will feature plants that attract hummingbirds and […]

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Waupaca County Hosting MAQA/PQA

Waupaca County will be hosting MAQA/PQA (Pork Quality Assurance) on two dates this year:  Tuesday, April 12 at 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, June 11 at 10:00 a.m., at the Little Wolf High School in Manawa.  To register, email Jen at jerb@waupacaschools.org   Remember, swine project members are required to attend a MAQA training to sell an animal […]

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Action For Healthy Kids Grant Application Now Being Accepted

Action for Healthy kids is offering two fantastic grant opportunities for School Breakfast and Physical Activity and Nutrition initiatives. Applications are now being accepted until April 1 for the 2016-2017 school year. http://www.actionforhealthykids.org/tools-for-schools/apply-for-grants    

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4-H Extra

A 4-H Extra newsletter has been sent out to all 4-H families.  Included in this newsletter are articles for Music, Drama and Speaking Contest, Fairground Beautification, Leader Background Re-Checks, 4-H Leader Meetings, Small Market Animal Sale, Super Saturday Lost and Found, Poultry, Dog, Horse & Pony Projects, Shayr-A-Heifer Program, Tractor Safety, Boater Safety and FVTC Extravaganza.  Click […]

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Tile Drainage Seminar to be held on March 22 in New London

A seminar on “Tile Drainage on Agricultural Lands – What you need to know” will be presented at Crystal Falls Banquet Hall in New London on Tuesday, March 22.  Registration is at 9:45 with the program running from 10:00 – 4:00.  The cost is $30/person if before March 16 and $40/person after March 16. A complete program […]

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Waupaca County 4-H Older Youth Swim Day

When: Sunday, March 6th, 2016, 2:00- 4:00 p.m. Where:  Iola Aquatic Center, 450 Division Street, Iola  Who:  All 4-H Youth in 7th grade on up are invited to attend  What:  Enjoy an afternoon of swimming and meeting other 4-H’ers  Cost:  Cost is $2.00 per member to swim  For more information:  Older Youth Swim Day Registration Form

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