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February/March 2016 4-H Forecast

February/March Waupaca County 4-H Newsletter:  2016 Waupaca County Fair Dates:  While planning for 2016, please note the Waupaca County Fair dates are August 24-28, 2016. Check out the Waupaca County Fair website at http://waupacacountyfair.org/ for more information. Elections for the 4-H Leaders’ Board will be held at the March Association meeting.  If any leaders are […]

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Waupaca County Forage Council Meeting – Feb. 11

The Waupaca County Forage Council 2016 Annual Meeting will be held on Thursday, February 11, 2016 at Bear Lake Resort in Manawa.   Program, lunch and auction will take place beginning at 9:30.  Please call our office if you have any questions or to make your reservations! Agenda and Registration      


February 2nd Large Market Animal Mandatory Meeting Cancelled

The February 2nd Large Market Animal Mandatory Meeting HAS BEEN CANCELLED (1 of 3 meeting options) and is rescheduled for February 16.  Remember you can attend Saturday’s Meeting at Dairyland Animal Health Vet Clinic in Weyauwega. For more information https://waupaca.uwex.edu/…/youth-livestock-sale-mandatory-…/


Youth Livestock Sale Mandatory Meetings

  Any youth member in grade 4 and above entered in livestock (beef, sheep, swine) projects in Waupaca County 4-H, FFA, Scouts, or other recognized youth organizations is eligible to register for the Large Market Animal Sale to be held at the Waupaca County Fair in August. Three mandatory meetings (members need to attend one) […]


Private Pesticide Applicator Certification Dates

Greg Blonde, Waupaca County Ag Agent, will be holding two training sessions for the private pesticide applicator certification. Training sessions will be from 8:30 am – 3:00 pm.  There will be a 45 minute break for lunch (on your own).   You must purchase the training manual and register in advance at our office located in the […]

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Cow College – Tuesdays – January 12 and 19, 2016

There is still opportunity to attend the next two session of 2016 Cow College.  Please contact our office at 715-258-6231 to register. January 12 (1 pm -3 pm): Achieving Excellence by Dr. Gordie Jones, DVM/Dairy Consultant and Managing Partner, Central Sands Dairy LLC.  Dairy farms of all sizes have bottlenecks which keep them from achieving their […]


Woods Forums to be held in Shawano County

The DNR along with Shawano County UWEX will be holding a Woods Forums on January 19, February 2, February 16 and March 1st. January 19: 5:30-7:30 in Birnamwood – “Income Opportunities from Your Woods: Maple Syrup” February 2: 5:30 – 7:30 in Tilleda –  “Getting Rid of Invasive Plants in Your Woods” February 16: 5:30 […]