Waupaca County Fair Demonstration Contest

WAUPACA COUNTY FAIR DEMONSTRATION CONTEST will be held on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 6:00 p.m., at the Little Wolf Town Hall.  This is a Waupaca County Fair event, open to all Junior Fair exhibitors. The Fair Board strongly encourages the youth to repeat their demonstrations at the fair and would provide a stage for them.  […]

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4-H New Family Orientation

The 4-H Ambassadors invite new 4-H Members/Families to 4-H New Family Orientation on Thursday, April 27, 2017, at Manawa City Hall.  The program will begin at 6:30 p.m. and conclude at 7:45 p.m.  Please respond by April 25th to the UW-Extension Office if you plan to attend 715-258-6230 or penny.tank@ces.uwex.eduor send in the form found […]

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4-H Camp

The Waupaca County UW-Extension 4-H Youth Development Program and the 4-H Leaders’ Association has planned a fun filled camping season for all 4-H youth. NEW this year, we will be hosting a 4 county camp!  Junior Camp will be held June 9-10 and Intermediate Camp June 29 – July 1. http://waupaca.uwex.edu/files/2010/07/summer-camp.pdf

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Waupaca County Caprine Field Day & Youth Fun Show

Saturday, May 20, 2017, at the Waupaca County Fairgrounds.  Field Day is 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., $15 participant (includes workshops & lunch).  Workshops include: Goat Milk Soap & Cheese, Nutrition/Feeding, Hoof Care, Goat Judging/Parts of a Goat, Make and Take, etc.  The Youth Fun Show is at 1:00 p.m.  Judging begins with Showmanship.  Pre-registration to […]

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April/May 4-H Forecast

Join us in celebrating National Volunteer Week April 23-29, 2017!  National Volunteer week was established in 1974 and has become a nationwide effort to encourage people to volunteer in their communities. We are so thankful for all of the 4-H volunteers in our county. In Waupaca County 4-H we have 188 adult volunteer leaders who […]

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Quality Assurance/PQA

Waupaca County will be hosting MAQA/PQA (Pork Quality Assurance) on two dates this year:   Monday, April 10 at 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, June 10 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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Master Gardener Volunteers Spring Plant Sale – May 20, 2017

The Waupaca County Master Gardener Volunteers will be holding their Annual Spring Plant Sale.  This year’s date will be Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 8a.m. to 2 p.m.  It will be held at the Waupaca County Fairgrounds in Weyauwega. This year’s sales will feature plants that attract hummingbirds and butterflies, as well as perennials, annuals, […]

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2017 Wisconsin Certified Pullorum Tester Training Seminars for Poultry

The seminar is for people who would like to become a certified pullorum tester for poultry in Wisconsin. Certified testers can test their own or others’ poultry so that flocks can qualify for the National Poultry Improvement Program, Wisconsin Tested Flock Program, or individual testing requirements. These testing programs allow owners to move birds for […]

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4-H Forecast

2017 Waupaca County Fair Dates: While planning for 2017, please note the Waupaca County Fair dates are August 23-27, 2017. 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 interested in learning more about […]

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Extension Impact – Winter 2017

Check out what has been happening in the Waupaca County UW-Extension office by reading our Extension Impact newsletter.  It is published quarterly and then distributed at the Waupaca County Board meeting.   If you’d like a copy of your own, please stop by our office and pick up a copy.

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