2015 Waupaca County Fair Exhibitor Information

We have had several requests from exhibitors and their families to post information on our website regarding the fair – like barn assignments.   We will post information for Exhibitors that will be showing at the 2015 Waupaca County Fair. 2015 Youth Livestock Show & Sale Program 2015 Dairy and Beef Barn Assignments 2015 Sheep and Swine Barn Assignments […]

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ISO: Community Outreach Member for Farm to School Program

Waupaca County is seeking a Community Outreach Member for our Farm to School Program!   You will coordinate with the food service director and network with farmers to identify opportunities for purchasing local foods and help build the capacity of the program. If you are interested or have questions;  please contact Sandy Liang at sandy.liang@ces.uwex.edu at the Waupaca County UW-Extension […]

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Caring Bridge for Connie Abert

  On May 26th, Waupaca County UW-Extension Youth Development Educator Connie Abert was involved in a serious car accident.  Our office is appreciative of the outpouring of concern and support for Connie.  If you would like to follow Connie’s progress, her family has set up a Caring Bridge site for her.  It is:  http://www.caringbridge.org/visit/connieabert  **Please note […]

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Press Release from DATCP re: Poultry Events in Wisconsin

State Veterinarian issues restrictions on poultry events, exhibitions and fairs in Wisconsin Date:  June 11, 2015 Media Contacts:   Raechelle Cline, 608-224-5005 or Jim Dick, Communications Director, 608-224-5020 MADISON, Wisc. – Two months after avian influenza led to the depopulation of more than 1.7 million chickens and turkeys in Wisconsin, the state veterinarian has issued two […]

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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.  

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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 Plat Book

Waupaca County Plat Book on Sale

SALE – 2012 Plat Books $15.00 each. Proceeds sponsor Waupaca County 4-H.  Next 4-H sponsored Plat Book will be coming out Fall 2015. The Waupaca County 4-H Leaders’ Association is offering 2012 plat books at various locations around the county and the UW-Extension Office at the Courthouse in Waupaca. Platbooks may also be acquired from […]

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Press Release 7-28-14 – County Fair Orientation

PRESS RELEASE           Waupaca County UW-Extension – 811 Harding Street, Waupaca, WI  54981 Phone:  (715) 258-6230    FAX:  (715) 258-6232   For Immediate Release . . . July 28, 2014               Waupaca County   Title:   County Fair Orientation for Junior Exhibitors Author:  Penny Tank, UW-Extension                       Entries for the 2014 Waupaca County Fair […]

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Press Release 7-28-14 – Pre-Fair Judging

PRESS RELEASE           Waupaca County UW-Extension – 811 Harding Street, Waupaca, WI  54981 Phone:  (715) 258-6230    FAX:  (715) 258-6232   For Immediate Release . . . July 28, 2014   Waupaca County   Title:   Waupaca County Pre-Fair Judging Author:  Penny Tank, UW-Extension   The 2014 Waupaca County Fair is quickly approaching.  Junior Fair entries […]

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