Kewaunee County Breakfast on the Farm

Volunteers needed! Breakfast on the Farm is being held at Wallace Dairy Farm LLC this year. This is a great family-friendly event, and volunteers are needed to help in all areas. Benefits to volunteering at Breakfast on the Farm: Being involved in a great event Meet new people and see current friends Enjoy a summer’s day […]

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E-Cycle WI Updates: Register for May 31 collection site workshop and webinar

The Wisconsin DNR will hold a free workshop on electronics collection site best management practices May 31 in Fitchburg (just outside of Madison). This workshop will be focused on site-level requirements and best management practices for drop-off sites and events that collect electronics and universal waste. If you collect or recycle electronics, oversee an electronics […]

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Spring is a Good Time to Test Well Water

Spring is a Good Time to Test Well Water Registration Opens April 3, 2017 Groundwater is vital to all of us living in Wisconsin. This time of year is especially critical for individuals who rely on well water or a private well for their drinking water supply. Because recharge during this time can occur rapidly, […]

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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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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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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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Homemade preserves sitting on a rustic table outside. Pickes, tomatoes, appplesauce, etc.

Canning Videos: Preserving Food At Home Safely

These videos and narrated PowerPoints can help you learn how to safely preserve food. You can find many video resources online, but for safe preserving be sure to follow trusted resources from the UW Extension program. http://fyi.uwex.edu/safepreserving/videos/

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4-H Enrollment

4-H enrollment is open to any youth in Kewaunee County (and the immediate surrounding counties) in grades kindergarten through grade 13 (one year past high school). Deadline for re-enrollment is October 31, 2016 to show at the county fair. New members have until February 1 to enroll to be eligible. Click here for more information: […]

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