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Cows + People + Sun + Air =? Get the Answers!

Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin This meeting will bring together community leaders, elected officials, conservation officials and livestock producers who see agriculture as a vibrant part of Wisconsin’s landscape will gather at two different Wisconsin locations for learning and dialogue about the issues facing rural communities. The first gathering is Tuesday, February 24 at Glacier […]

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Midwest School for Beginning Apple Growers

The Midwest School for Beginning Apple Growers, a three-day workshop for people wanting to start an orchard business, will be offered March 13-15, 2015, on the UW-Madison campus.The course will prepare participants to grow and sell apples using a variety of management strategies and tools.  “We aim to help people better understand the business of […]

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2015 4-H Project Day

4-H Project Day is on February 28th, 2015 from 9:15-2:30 at Luxemburg-Casco High School for youth in 1st – 6th grades.The cost is $8.00 per youth (this includes lunch). Registrations are due no later than January 6th but you are encouraged to register early as classes fill-up quickly. Please see the brochure listed below for more […]

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Raising a Thinking Child

Raising a Thinking Child class starts Wednesday, January 21st Offered by Renee Koenig, UW-Extension Family Living Educator For parents of children ages 4-7 Grandparents and other caregivers are welcome to attend! You will learn ways to help children: solve problems reduce conflict and stress gain lifelong skills The class will meet for 8 weeks on […]

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4-H Time and Talent Fundraiser: Donations

The Kewaunee County 4-H Leaders Association is sponsoring the 4-H Time and Talent Raffle and Lunch to help support the great activities and programs 4-H provides to the youth of Kewaunee County. This is a fun, creative event and we appreciate all the families and businesses that donate.The event will be held on March 22, 2015 […]

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Kewaunee County Agriculture: Values and Economic Impact 2014

Agriculture works hard for Kewaunee County every day. Family-owned farms, food processors and agriculture related businesses generate thousands of jobs and millions of dollars of economic activity while contributing to local income and tax revenues. This brochure gives you the values and economic impact information from the USDA Census Information. Agriculture Impact Kewaunee County (pdf) Download […]

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2015 UW-Extension Producer Meetings

UW-Extension has planned several meetings for 2015 for every kind of  producer. Click below for a list of meetings and agendas. http://kewaunee.uwex.edu/2015-dairy-and-livestock-producer-meetings/         Also: Save the Date! Wisconsin Dairy and Beef Well-Being Conference April 30, 2015 Liberty Hall, Kimberly Featured speaker, Dr. Temple Grandin  http://fyi.uwex.edu/animalhusbandryconference/home/

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Co-parenting Class

This class is an educational program for parents who are experiencing divorce or separation or parents who have never married and are dealing with issues of paternity, parenting time or child support.  Parents are urged to work out family transition decisions without putting their children in the middle or forcing the children to choose one […]

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Compost Bin Construction Plans

  This is a listing of various home-built compost bin plans.  Links marked with a * are sources for commercially manufactured compost bins.                                http://www4.uwm.edu/shwec/composter/how-to-build-a-compost-bin.cfm

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Custom Rate Guide Farm Machinery

IT’S HERE, the long awaited Custom Rate Guide! Current Rate Guide, next one to be issued Spring of 2017. This 2013 summary is a result of a mail survey which collected rates paid by farmers for custom work performed in 2013. http://www.nass.usda.gov/Statistics_by_State/Wisconsin/Publications/custom_rates_2013.pdf

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