Master Gardener Program in Douglas County

Master Gardener Program in Douglas County The Master Gardener Program in Douglas started in 1998. Over 286 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 14 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2018. The UW-Extension Educator facilitating the MG Program is Horticulture Educator Jane Anklam. https://wimastergardener.org/2018/01/01/douglas/   Volunteer Service in 2017 Youth […]

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Arts Programs and State Teams Opportunities for 4-H and Non-4-H Youth 2018

Arts Programs and State Teams opportunities for both 4-H and non-4-H youth for 2018. Attached link is a chart for all the 2018 Art Programs and information on how to register. http://fyi.uwex.edu/wi4harts/art-lab/ Please select below link for the charts for available programs and instructions: 2018 Promo Chart for Arts Programs and State Teams  

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Renewable Energy Workshop Series~For Homeowners, Business, and Government

For Homeowners, Business, and GovernmentRenewable Energy Workshop Series  Link to flyer: Renewable Energy Workshop Series Starts: November 30—Understanding the Grid, Gary Radloff, UW Energy InstituteDecember 4—Heating with Wood, Scott Sanford, UW-MadisonJanuary—Solar Sessions The January 4 and 18 sessions are free and open to the public. There is a $20 registration fee per household or business for […]

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2018 Organic Vegetable Production Conference

2018 Organic Vegetable Production Conference February 2nd and 3rd Alliant Energy Center, Madison, WI Registration and Event Information The inaugural 2017 conference brought together 200 participants from around the Midwest and beyond.  This year’s conference will feature farmer panels on cauliflower, cucumbers, tomatoes, strawberries, and niche hoophouse crops.  There will also be interactive sessions on […]

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Badger Swine Symposium Scheduled for November 10

Growing local pork grows local agriculture!  Register by November 3rd! Badger Swine Symposium Scheduled for November 10 The University of Wisconsin-Extension Swine Team and Wisconsin Pork Association (WPA) invite pork producers and industry to attend the 2017 Badger Swine Symposium. This year’s event will be held on Friday, November 10 at the UW-River Falls Agriculture […]

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HCE November Dispatch Newsletter

2017 November Click on this link to view the November Dispatch. How do We Communicate With Our Members? UPDATE — A publication of Douglas County HCE  Monthly Dispatch is attached November, it is the communication tool of WAHCE informing the members across Douglas County and officials of WAHCE. Website – Located at www.wahceinc.org.  It contains lists of officers, forms, […]

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Interested in joining a strength training class?

FUMC FitWIse pamphlet UW-Extension Douglas County FoodWIse Coordinator Julie Montgomery will be offering an evidence-based strength training program for adults of all ages. She will guide participants through the program and help them to see improvements in their health and wellness. No experience is necessary. Strength training has been shown to reduce the risk for […]

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September Field Day 2017 ~ Productivity,conservation and Nutrient Management

Link to flyer: 2017 September Field Day You’re invited! To a Field Day Productivity, conservation and nutrient management. Thursday, Sept. 21, 2:30-7 p.m. 6003 County Road 130, Kettle River, Minn. Schedule: 2:30-5 p.m.: Field demonstrations Soil quality and health: How to improve soil Keeping nutrients on the field and out of water 5-7 p.m.: Snacks, discussions Soil […]

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