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. 2017 Wisconsin Downtown Summit […]

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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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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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Is Your Child Ready to Stay Home Alone?

          Is Your Child Ready to Stay Home Alone? Like many parents, you might be trying to decide if it is safe to leave your school-age child home alone.  Your child might be ready to stay home alone if they: Indicate a desire and willingness to stay alone Accepts responsibility and […]

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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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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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