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Final Affairs Workshop

Wondering what you should be doing as you get older? How do you make sure things go where you really want them to go?  Having trouble understanding Medicare or Long term care? Do you really need any of it?  How long can you stay in your home? You can get answers to these and many […]

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Dairy and Beef Quality Assurance Certification

Cattle Stockmanship Featuring Curt Pate With Dairy and Beef Quality Assurance Certification Join us for this two-day event, featuring Curt Pate demonstrating low stress cattle handling of beef and dairy cattle and Quality Assurance Certification taught by UW-Extension Agents Ryan Sterry & Sandy Stuttgen. Curt’s demonstrations will utilize live cattle in the arena to demonstrate […]


Food Preservation in Barron County

Ever wondered if canning meat is an option? Barron County is having this workshop in the next month, and at the perfect time with deer season that has started. You can check out the 2015 Food Preservation brochure for more information and how to sign up as well as where and at what time this […]


Getting Rich: What Teens Get from Giving

Getting Rich: What Teens Get from Giving Earlier this year, Prof. Michael Collins wrote a post for Parenthetical on how to promote financial responsibility among teens. As Collins mentioned in the post, one aspect of learning how to manage money actually involves giving it away. Acts of charity are important for a numerous reasons, including […]


Getting Teens Ready for School

Getting off to a good start can make life less stressful for both parents and teens and can help set the stage for a more successful school year. Parenthetical discusses ways to prepare your teen for getting back into the routine of school.  Follow the Parenthetical link to learn the ways to helping your teen prepare […]

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Food Preservation Help

Are you in need of some help in canning various items or have you been canning and the recipe you are using is not quite the taste you are looking for?  We can help. The UW-Extension office has many publications that can be purchased or downloaded to your computer for easy reference.  All information for […]


UW-Extension Publications

Are you needing some help with a project or just some new knowledge about something? Check out the UW-Extension Learning Store for just about anything you may want to know about.  Many of the publications are in PDF format and are viewable and can be downloaded to your own computer or printed if you prefer. The following […]