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Fall Livestock Judging Contest

UW-Platteville Block & Bridle Club Along with the Meat Animal Evaluation Class Will be hosting a Fall Livestock Judging Contest Thursday November 8th, 2018 at the Pioneer Farm Educational Center (29200 College Farm Road, Platteville WI) Registration begins at 8:30 am Contest begins PROMPTLY at 9:15 am Lunch & Awards 11:30 Pre Registration due by […]

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State 4-H Horse Leadership Conference

A Statewide Leadership Workshop for 4-H Horse Project Leaders (youth in grades 7th and up, and adults). Purpose of the Workshop: To offer educational workshops which include both information and hands on activity ideas for leaders to utilize when teaching youth. To provide a forum for strengthening communications relative to the 4-H Horse and Pony […]

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2018 Fall Forum

Announcing the 2018 Fall Forum and Hall of Fame Celebration at the Green Lake Conference Center, Green Lake! All youth and adult leaders are invited to attend. This year’s theme will build on “Belonging”.  Follow the links for event and registration details as well as a list of this year’s sessions.  We hope you can […]

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WIC Farmers Market checks

Families on WIC can receive $30 worth of Farmer’s Market checks for the season June 1-October 31. The only WIC families not eligible for this annual benefit are those whose only member on WIC is and infant under 9 months. Call Sawyer County WIC for details:  715-638-3404.

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Back to school food safety!

Back to school food safety in three easy steps: 1. Freezable ice packs 2. Insulated lunch containers 3. Plan to pick and prep food that travels well    

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Under Pressure!

Planning to preserve some of this year’s harvest? If you are using a pressure canner it is recommended that you test your dial gauge annually. Gauges can be dropped off M-F 8-4:00 at the Sawyer County Extension Office. Cost for testing is FREE!

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