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Corn Silage Whole Plant Moisture Testing

9 am—12 Noon 2 samples per farm free    Wednesday, Sept. 16 Rio Creek Feed Mill N7295 Feed Mill Lane Algoma WI   To participate in the testing, bring 4-5 stalks of corn, bundled and tagged. Please include variety, relative maturity and planting date. Samples delivered the day before will not be tested. There is […]


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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Kewaunee County 4-H Awards Due September 15th

Award Nominations Do you know an amazing 4-H leader? How about an outstanding teen leader? Is someone in your club or project showing great leadership skills? Maybe, you know a business, organization, or community member that is always going out of their way to support 4-H.  These individuals should be recognized for their hard work […]


Planning for back-to-school shopping

  UW-Extension offers tips to help stretch your budget Contact Peggy Olive, 608-262-6766, polive@wisc.edu With fall just around the corner, school supply lists are starting to appear in stores among the rows of bright colored folders, notebooks, pens and pencils. According to the National Retail Federation, the average family plans to spend around $630 this fall. […]

Pig Roast

Pig Roast August 1, sponsored by HCE

The 4th Annual Pig Roast sponsored by Kewaunee Co. HCE and Literacy Partners of Kewaunee County will be held on Sat., Aug. 1, 2015, from 11 am to 3 pm at the Nancy Lazansky City Shelter, located on the north side of the harbor, just over the bridge in downtown Kewaunee. Along with the pork, we […]


Corn and Soybean Field Day

Thursday, August 20, 2015 Riemer Farms, Kewaunee Free lunch at noon provided by Clark Riemer Seed See more information here and how to RSVP: Corn and Soybean Field Day


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 […]