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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Master Gardener Volunteer Training

Do you want to learn more about gardening and landscaping, meet new friends and help others???  Become a UW-Extension Master Gardener Volunteer!! Waupaca County UW-Extension Agriculture Educator, Greg Blonde will be holding a Master Gardener Volunteer Training.  All classes will be held on Tuesday’s from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at the Waupaca County Courthouse […]

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Wisconsin Farm Succession and Estate Planning Webinar Series Announced

The Waupaca County UW-Extension will be offering a series of webinars on farm succession and estate planning. Cost is $5.00/person per session OR $40 for the entire series for 2 farm family members.  Pre-registration is required.  To register contact our office at 715-258-6231 or email: dana.nelson@ces.uwex.edu .  Limited to 18 participants per session. The webinars […]

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Sheep Workshop

REMINDER:  There will be a sheep workshop on July 14, 2016.  For more information:   http://waupaca.uwex.edu/sheep/  

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Wild Parsnip and Spotted Knapweed

Wild Parsnip and Spotted Knapweed are common invasive plant species that have a lot of people asking, “How can I get rid of this stuff”?  Unfortunately, there is no easy answer, but these UW-Extension publications will help you better understand what you’re up against and the options available to eliminate or at least limit further […]

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“Check Your Free Credit Report” Campaign is 2/2, 6/6 and 10/10

Federal law gives everyone the right to a free credit report from each of the three major credit bureaus every 12 months (but not a free score). UW-Extension makes it easier to review your report through our “Check Your Free Credit Report” campaign. This public website lets you sign up for reminders to check your […]

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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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Job Available: Summer Affirmative Action Internship Program (SAAIP)

The Waupaca County UW-Extension office is looking for an intern to work on an exciting new project. Waupaca County’s Latino/Hispanic population has grown significantly in the past 10+ years. Waupaca County UW-Extension’s “Building Bridges across Communities” aims to support a community effort to understand and meet the needs of the Latino/Hispanic population, identify and empower […]

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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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