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North Central Region Grant Program Calls for Proposals

The North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (NCR-SARE) currently has Calls for Proposals out for four grant categories: The 2018 Research and Education Program Call for Preproposals is now available. The deadline is October 19, 2017 at 4pm CDT. Word | PDF The North Central Region SARE (NCR-SARE) Research and Education Grant Program is a competitive grant […]

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2017 Wisconsin Downtown Summit

The Wisconsin Downtown Action Council is proud to present the 2017 Downtown Summit, hosted in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. This two day conference features professional networking opportunities and community-focused keynote speakers, topical workshops, breakout sessions and crash courses focused on issues relevant for downtown organizations, municipal leadership and downtown business or property owners. Economic Development

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2017 4-H County Based Award Forms Now Available

Each year Kewaunee County 4-H honors outstanding members, leaders, and community members. A committee selects the award winners from the nomination forms. All award winners are honored at our annual Fall 4-H Banquet. Anyone can nominate someone for one of the awards. If you feel someone should be considered for an award, please fill out […]

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Trauma Informed Parenting

Caring for Children and Teens Who Have Experienced Trauma This class is for parents, or any caregiver. Goals of this workshop: Learn about traumatic stress Learn skills to help children who have had traumatic experiences Help childre develop healthy behaviors Take care of your own stress Classes begin Saturday, October 14th and participants are encouraged […]

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2017 Corn Dry Down Dates Set

The corn dry down dates and locations for 2017 have been set. Thursday, September 14, 9am-12pm at Rio Creek Feed Mill, 715 Frontier Rd in Luxemburg. On-site testing will take place and results will be ready within minutes of plant delivery. Thursday, September 21, 9am-12pm at Door County Co-op, 6460 State Hwy 42/57 in Sturgeon Bay.  This date […]

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2017 Town & Village Workshops September 6 – September 29

Fall Town and Village Workshops including Budget and Finance will be presented in nine locations across the state in September. Designed for town and village board chairs and presidents, members and trustees, town and village clerks and clerk-treasurers, topics will include budget preparation, agendas and minutes, DOR updates and forms, legislative update, road maintenance, conducting […]

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Annual Back to School Program Date Set

This program aims to provide some of the required school supplies for children of families in need that live in Kewaunee County.  (Families with children that are receiving free lunches, are on WIC or Food Share etc., or are in an emergency situation of need all qualify.) BACK TO SCHOOL STORE WILL BE HELD ON […]

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Safely Using Produce from Flooded Gardens

After flooding occurs, gardeners often raise questions about the safety of consuming produce from gardens that were under water for a day or two. How concerned gardeners have to be about using garden produce after a flood depends, to a large degree, on how “clean” the flood water was or whether it was likely to […]

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Entrepreneurial Training Program

Entrepreneurial Training Program Whether your business is growing or brand-new, writing a business plan is critical to building a profitable venture, especially to attract financing from lenders or investors. The Small Business Development Center at UW-Green Bay is sponsoring the Entrepreneurial Training Program of eight efficient sessions to help you develop a plan for a […]

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Summer Food and Fun

When school is out for the summer, look for food and fun for your kids at a Summer Meals Site in the community!  FREE, healthy meals are provided.  To find a Summer Meal Site closest to you, text “FOOD” to 877877 or visit https://www.fns.usda.gov/summerfoodrocks  

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Road Safety and Farm Equipment

Spring is slow to arrive this year, but that doesn’t stop the need for field work and farm equipment on the roads. Because most of the roads in Kewaunee and Door Counties are rural, practicing patience and caution can prevent a serious accident. Farm vehicles can be recognized by their size and slow moving emblems […]

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2017 Kewaunee County Holstein Breeder Scholarship

Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 Kewaunee County Holstein Breeder Scholarship. Applicants must be currently enrolled or a high school senior intending to enroll as a full time student in a Bachelor’s Program at any college or university, or a two-year Associate Degree Program at any technical college or Short Course. The applicant […]

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Tractor rollbar rebates available

Tractor overturns are the leading cause of farm-related deaths. That’s why it’s so important that each tractor have a rollover protective structure (ROPS). The Wisconsin ROPS Rebate Program reimburses owners up to 70 percent (maximum of $865) toward the total cost of purchasing, shipping and installing individual ROPS. Wisconsin tractor owners can apply for a […]

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Do you know the VOMITOXIN (DON) levels in your grain?

For FAST, RELIABLE, UNBIASED, THIRD-PARTY Vomitoxin  (DON – Produced by Head Scab and other Fussarium diseases) results, send your wheat, rye, triticale, alfalfa, barley, corn, oats, and soybean samples to WCIA’s laboratory: Wisconsin Crop Improvement Association 1575 Linden Drive Madison WI 53706 Or contact 800-892-1341 wcia@mailplus.wisc.edu

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