Tractor and Farm Safety Camp

Does your son or daughter work on a farm during the summer? Do you hire youth to work for you during the year? Do these young people have adequate safety training? Accidents cause more deaths to individuals between the ages of 15 and 24 than all other causes combined. To help reduce accidents, a Tractor […]

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2017 Wisconsin State Fair DNA/RFID Animal Identification

2017 Wisconsin State Fair DNA/RFID Animal Identification Youth interested in showing market beef, sheep, swine, OR breeding stock commercial heifers/crossbred gilts/wether type ewes & rams at the 2017 Wisconsin State Fair Junior Show will need to have their animal projects DNA/RFID identified by the State Fair eligibility deadlines listed below.  This identification system allows animals […]

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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 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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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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