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Reminder: 4-H Re-enrollments Due November 15, 2015

4-H Re-enrollments are Due November 15th.  With the new 4hOnline enrollment program that we have used for years, comes the relatively easy re-enrollment process for 2016. 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 […]

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2016 Cow College

January 5, 12 and 19 are the dates for the 2016 Cow College at FVTC Regional Center in Clintonville. January 5 (1 pm -3 pm):  Feeding Dairy Cows for Profit by Dr. Dave Combs, UW-Madison Dairy Nutrition Specialist and Local Dairy Nutrition Panel Discussion.  Learn how a new forage/fee test can help your dairy herd be […]

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UWEX Crop Budget Spreadsheet

Use the updated UWEX Crop Budget Spreadsheet this Fall for 2016 crop planning.  Provides instant “what-if?” analysis with different input costs, market prices and yield projections.


Best Management Practices Guide for WI Soybean Growers

UW-Extension, along with UW-Madison and the WI Soybean Marketing Board, recently published a best management practices guide for WI soybean growers.  From variety selection, seed treatments, planting (date, rate, row spacing), to fertilizer and pest management, this guide will help WI farmers as they consider cropping plans for 2016, especially in light current market conditions […]

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October/November 4-H Forecast

Welcoming Club Environment The County Fair and the start of a new school year bring with them much interest and excitement for new families wishing to join 4-H. When we receive phone calls, our process is to talk about the ages and interests of the children, and provide information about the opportunities available. We follow […]

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Harvesting and Pricing High Moisture Shell Corn

September, 2015 Contact: Greg Blonde, UW-Extension Waupaca County, 715-258-6230, greg.blonde@ces.uwex.edu Harvesting and Pricing High Moisture Shell Corn Waupaca, Wis. – With corn silage harvest already finished on many farms, dairy and livestock producers now turn their attention to buying, selling and harvesting high moisture shell corn (HMSC).  High moisture corn is harvested before the kernel […]


Now Accepting Applications for WNEP Nutrition Educator

Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program (WNEP) Nutrition Educator (50-80%) Waupaca County Working Title: Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program (WNEP) Nutrition Educator (50-80%) Waupaca County Official Title: Associate Instructional Specialist Location: Waupaca County UW Extension Office, 811 Harding Street, Courthouse, Waupaca, WI 54981 Full-Time/Part-Time: Part Time Application Due Date: September 8, 2015 Read More… Job Locations: Waupaca Job Categories: Education


Blonde Receives the Distinguished Service Award

Greg Blonde recently received the 2015 Distinguished Service Award from the National Association of County Agriculture Agents during their Annual Meeting and Professional Improvement Conference July 15 in Sioux Falls, SD.  This award is given to Agents with more than 10 years of service in Cooperative Extension and have exhibited excellence in the field of […]