“Successfully Managing Small Ruminants”

Indianhead Sheep and Goat Breeders Association Small Ruminant Clinic, formally the Indianhead Sheep Breeders Association ”Shepherds Clinic” will be held: Saturday, February 3, 2018 Conference Center in the Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College, 1900 College Drive, Rice Lake, WI 54868. 8:45 a.m. with a welcome, and our featured speakers will begin at 9:00 a.m.  Registration opens […]

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Women in Ag Network Conference ~February 15, 2018 St. Cloud, MN

“Overcoming Adversity,” the third annual Women in Ag Network Conference will be February 15, 2018 in St. Cloud, MN at the Holiday Inn and Suites. This third annual event will be a day of learning and networking for women involved in agriculture. Registration begins at 8:45 a.m. with conference program from 9:15 a.m. to 3:30 […]

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WI Cover Crop Conference~February 27, 2018 Stevens Point, WI

This conference will help WI farmers use cover crops more successfully on their farms. There will be something there for everyone, from famers that have never tried to veteran cover cropper. Keynote Speaker: Barry Fisher, NRCS Indiana Early Registration before Feb. 1st $40.00 per person lunch & snack breaks included in fee. Exhibitor tables available […]

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WI Cover Crop Conference ~ February 27, 2017

This conference will help WI farmers use cover crops more successfully on their farms. There will be something there for everyone, from farmers that have never tried cover crops to veteran cover croppers. Holiday Inn, Stevens Point, WI. Registration : $40.00 per person Lunch & snack breaks included in registration fee For more information: Invite Flyer_FINAL

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2016 Annual Report

Our 2016 Annual Report is out.  You may download the PDF (link below), or stop by our office to pick-up a hardcopy in color.

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Tap Into It

How do you tap into UW-Extension? Help us tell our story by sharing yours UW-Extension wants to hear from you! Tap Into It, is collecting stories and feedback from clients, volunteers, friends and partners like you. We will use your input, stories and testimonials to share the value of our work, to help us tell […]

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UW-Extension Douglas County to Hold Office Hours in Towns and Villages

UW-Extension will be conducting office hours and attending town and village meetings throughout the remainder of 2016.  Walk-in office hours will depend on the availability of town or village office space  (see below).  These visits are intended to help town and village residents learn more about the services that UW-Extension provides.  The visiting educator(s) will […]

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Invasive Plant Identification

Help us to learn about the emergence of invasive species!  If you find them in your yard or neighborhood, send a photo and location or GPS point to:  Jane Anklam, Agriculture/Horticulture Educator, UW-Extension, Douglas County at jane.anklam@ces.uwex.edu.  Or post it to our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/UWEXDouglas .

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Spotted Wing Drosophila

The Spotted Wing Drosophila  is a newer invasive insect of soft bodied fruit and particularly damaging in late season raspberries. Attached is a Spotted Wing Drosophila fact sheet to help explain the life cycle and damage.  If you find this insect in your garden, please bring a sample into the office at the Douglas County Courthouse, 1313 […]

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