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BAYFIELD FRUIT GROWERS CLINIC 2017

Fruit Growers Clinic 2017 PROGRAM DETAILS It’s time for the Bayfield Fruit Growers Clinic! The clinic will start on Monday afternoon, March 13 with pruning demonstrations for blueberries and high density apples. In the evening we’ll focus on two invasive insect pests and a suite of canker diseases in blueberries. On Tuesday, March 14, we […]

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Quilt-A-Thon 2017

Volunteers welcome! Donations needed! (Come and help for whatever time you can spare.) Items to Bring (if you have on hand) or……… Just Yourself and also a Friend!! Needles for tying, Scissors,  Juvenile fabrics (especially flannel),  Yardstick or measuring tape,  sewing machine (with bobbins and thread), Small, unfinished (or finished) quilts  36” x 36” to […]

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Winter Spinach High Tunnel Research Project February 28th

 Follow the link below for more information about our ongoing winter spinach high tunnel project.  The preliminary yield and temp data are pretty interesting.  We’ll be having a field day on Tuesday, February 28 at 4:30PM at the Washburn High School for folks to see the project in action. http://www.feastbythebay.org/winter-spinach-high-tunnel-research-project.html Winter Spinach High Tunnel Research […]

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Food Sovereignty Symposium and Festival, March 10-12

Food Sovereignty Symposium and Festival, March 10-12, on the University of Wisconsin campus and surrounding sites in Madison, Wisconsin. The symposium focuses on ways that communities and individuals seek to control and manage their food systems, including food sovereignty issues for Wisconsin’s American Indian communities. The festival celebrates Indigenous, local, and regional foods, with a […]

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Beekeeping 101 Workshop

Beekeeping 101 Workshop When: Feb 18, 2017 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Interested in becoming a beekeeper? The Beekeeping 101 Workshop is a FREE, three hour workshop, open to the general public, on how to become a Beekeeper. Taught by Dr. Edward Burkett, this workshop, designed specifically for those with no experience in beekeeping, will […]

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Winter Fun Day February 12, 2017

4-H Winter Fun Day Date:  February 12, 2017 Time:  2:00-4:00 VIP Italian Pizza following  Contact to RSVP:  Cheryl Shockley 715-395-1363 Sledding! Pizza! The 4-H will once again be hosting a family winter fun day! This is fun for the whole family! Please bring warm clothes, saucers, sleds and toboggans. The leaders association will provide pizza at VIP […]

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Douglas County Broadband Forum

On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 UW-Extension in Douglas County hosted a broadband forum for town and village officials, providers, and interested citizens.  If you were unable to join us, please find the resources we discussed here. Materials Presented the Session: Session Agenda – Agenda 011817 Session PowerPoint (what is broadband and creating change) – Douglas County Broadband Forum […]

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