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Protect the Water You Drink

Kewaunee County residents rely on groundwater, rather than lake water, for drinking. Private well testing conducted by the Kewaunee County Land & Water Conservation Department and the Kewaunee County Health Department have shown that greater than 25% of wells have been contaminated from coliform bacteria and/or nitrates. This booklet gives tips for owners of rural […]

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2015 Fall 4-H Banquet

Fall 4-H Banquet Flyer and RSVP (PDF): 2015 4-H Banquet 2015 Fall 4-H Banquet The annual 4-H banquet is on October 24th and we are recognizing outstanding Kewaunee County 4-H members, teen leaders, adult volunteers, and community members. This event is open to all 4-H families, volunteers, and community partners. We hope you can join us for […]


2015 Town and Village Workshops including Finance and Budget

2015 Town and Village Workshops Who should attend: Town board and village board members, clerks, and treasurers Each one-day workshop covers a basic curriculum on budgeting, financial administration, and topics relevant to towns & villages including: Comprehensive Planning Update Legislative Update Public Engagement Tools and Techniques Open Meetings Law, Parliamentary Procedure, and other Meeting Management […]


Gardeners Needed for Farm Technology Tent City!

Wisconsin Farm Technology Days Executive Committee Jerry Sinkula, Tent City Executive Committee Arnie Johnsrud, Tent City Chairperson We would like to pass on information about a presentation that will focus on the displays and quality educational gardening elements from the past two years’ shows in Barron and Portage Counties. On July 11, 12, 13, 2017 […]


An Analysis of Downtown Storefront Improvements (G3914)

Business and property owners, as well as public sector officials, require sound research, information, and analysis when making decisions about improving the appearance of downtown buildings. This guide aids in assessing the feasibility of future projects based on the experiences of others. Twenty-four state case studies are taken from restaurants, retail stores, and personal and […]

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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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October 10th: 4-H Fall Fest and Open House

We hope you will join us on October 10th from 1:00-4:00pm in the Exhibit Building at the Kewaunee County Fairgrounds! This event is for 4-H members, people interested in knowing more about 4-H, and any family looking to have some fall fun. Plus, the day will be filled with  activities like: Visit with 4-H club […]

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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