Waupaca County Forage Council Scholarship Available

The Waupaca County Forage Council will again be awarding a $500 Scholarship. The applicants must be a member, child or an employee of a current Waupaca County Forage Council member. They must have completed one full year of post secondary education by the summer of 2018 and be enrolled for 12 credits for the 2018-19 […]

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IMPORTANT Snow Load Information – April 2018

Due to the recent heavy snowfall there is reason to have concern over heavy snow loads on farm buildings. There have been several farm buildings that have collapsed in Waupaca County and throughout northeast Wisconsin. In addition, many have concerns for buildings that still have significant amounts of snow on them. “Snow and ice accumulations […]

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April – May 2018 4-H Forecast

Join us in celebrating National Volunteer Week April 15-21, 2018!  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 almost 180 adult volunteer leaders […]

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Farm Management Update for Ag Professionals

May 4, 2018 will be the date for the Farm Management Update for Ag Professionals.  This event will begin at 9 a.m. at Liberty Hall in Kimberly.  The cost is $40 and includes lunch.  Deadline for registration is Friday, April 27. 9:00 – Registration 9:30 – “Grain & Cattle Markets” by Brenda Boetel, Professor / […]

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Custom Rate Guide 2017

Just in time for the 2018 cropping season, an updated Custom rate Survey of the cost for common farming operations is available from the USDA! WISCONSIN CUSTOM RATE GUIDE 2017  

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Training Opportunities from the UW-Extension Local Government Center

The UW-Extension Local Government Center has several training opportunities! Local Government Essentials – 2018 “How to Run the Annual Town Meeting”; “Local Government Fiscal Stress: Drivers and Responses”; ” Alcohol Beverage Regulation and Licensing”; “Board of Review”.  Details on each topic, cost, and registration information are available in this brochure. Local Land Use, Planning and […]

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4-H Goat Project Teleconference Meeting Monday, March 5th

Help is needed in planning the Caprine Field Day, set for May 19.  There are some exciting ideas and changes being discussed for this year.  There is a teleconference meeting planned for Monday, March 5 at 8:00 p.m. to continue the conversation! Follow the link for the agenda and goat project caprine field day notes, and […]

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2018 Cattle Feeders Clinic

The  2018 Cattle Feeders Clinic will be held on TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2018 at the Equity Livestock Sale Barn in Marion. This event is FREE and begins at NOON with a FREE lunch (sponsored by Equity).  Program begins at 1:00pm.  Advanced registration is required. Register by calling:  Waupaca County UW-Extension (715-258-6231) or Equity Sale Barn (715-754-5227) or (715-758-2125). Program […]

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