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Tractor Safety Classes

PLEASE NOTE: THESE CLASSES ARE SUBJECT TO CANCELLATION IF THERE AREN’T 20 STUDENTS ENROLLED IN THE CLASS. Spring 2017 Luxemburg:  April 1 – April 8, April 22, April 29 (no class April 15) from 9 am– 3 pm Summer 2017 Green Bay:  June 19-22, 9 am – 3 pm Luxemburg:  June 26-29, 9 am – […]

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4-H Teen Association Prom Dress Sale

The Kewaunee County 4-H Teen Association is sponsoring a Prom Dress Sale January 19, 20, and 21, 2017. Do you have a prom or homecoming dress that you would like to sell and keep all of the profit? Are you looking for a great Prom, Homecoming, Futurity, or Quinceañera dress at a fantastic price? Then […]

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2017 Door/Kewaunee County Legislative Days Scheduled

The eighth biennial Door/Kewaunee County Legislative Days in Madison is confirmed for Wednesday and Thursday, April 5-6, 2017. The purpose of Legislative Days is to educate Wisconsin state officials about Door and Kewaunee Counties, and to lobby for state action to help address local issues and concerns. This year’s events are building directly on the […]

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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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2017 Century and Sesquicentennial Farms/Homes Application

The applications for recognition of Century and Sesquicentennial Farms and Homes are now available at the Kewaunee County Extension office. Century farms/homes are described as having 100 years of continuous ownership through the year 2017. The farm or home (in whole or part) must have been in continuous family ownership. Title of the property must […]

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Upcoming Meetings and Trainings

Please visit our Agriculture page for a list of upcoming meetings and trainings, such as Hoof Health and Pesticide Applicator training. http://fyi.uwex.edu/kewauneeag  

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Kewaunee County 4-H Time and Talent Fundraiser Donation Request

Kewaunee County 4-H Time and Talent Fundraiser Donation Request The Kewaunee County 4-H Leaders Association is sponsoring the raffle and lunch to help support the great activities and programs 4-H provides for Kewaunee County youth. This is one of the 4-H Leaders Associations main fundraisers for the year.  This fundraiser helps support Kewaunee County 4-H […]

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WPA Offers Youth Pig Project Scholarships

The Wisconsin Pork Association Youth Committee is once again offering Youth Pig Project scholarships. These scholarships are designed to assist 4-H and FFA members in establishing swine projects that can lead to development of life skills and career opportunities in the Wisconsin pork industry. 4-H and FFA youth are eligible to apply for a $50.00 […]

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Financial Planning Seminars

The Kewaunee County UW-Extension office is hosting a series of live webinar meetings with experts providing presentations on financial planning topics. These seminars will be presented over the Internet as live webinars, you will attend and watch from the UW-Extension office. You will have the opportunity to ask the presenter questions and join in the […]

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GET CREATIVE! CAMP T-SHIRT DESIGN CONTEST

Would you like to see your original design being worn by over 200 smiling campers? The N.E.W. 4-H Camp Team (Counties of Door, Kewaunee, Marinette, Oconto & Brown) is looking for their 2017 4-H summer camp t-shirt design. The contest is open to 4-H members grades K-13, campers and camp youth staff. The design should: […]

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State Fair Dairy Promotion Board Scholarships Available

The Wisconsin State Fair Dairy Promotion Board is offering $1,000 scholarships, for use during the 2017-18 school year, to third and fourth-year college students pursuing dairy-related or food science degrees at one of Wisconsin’s four-year universities. Additional $1,000 scholarships will offered to high school seniors planning to pursue a dairy-related or food science degree at […]

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2017 Wisconsin School for Beginning Market Growers

Know an aspiring grower who is thinking of starting a vegetable operation? Registration is open for the 2017 Wisconsin School for Beginning Market Growers to be held January 6-8, 2017 on the UW-Madison campus.   This intensive, 3-day workshop provides a comprehensive look at what it takes to start and operate a sustainable business growing and selling fresh vegetables. Many people already possess a “green thumb” but to be successful […]

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7 Simple Tips for Safe Holiday Shopping

According to the National Retail Federation’s annual consumer spending survey conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics, consumers plan to spend an average of $935.58 during the holiday shopping season. Total spending includes gifts for others, self-spending, food, flowers, decorations and greeting cards for Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa. Total planned spending this year is second only […]

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Nutrition education program changes to meet needs of new audiences

FoodWIse is the new name of Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program. A successful nutrition education program is getting a new name to make it relevant and accessible to more audiences. FoodWIse, formerly known as the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program, or WNEP, has a long legacy of providing nutrition education to Wisconsin families and individuals with limited […]

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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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