ATTENTION GOLFERS!! 4-H Golf Classic

Annual Northwest 4-H Golf Classic —- June 12, 2017 Kilkarney Hills Golf Club – River Falls, WI This annual charity golf tournament creates resources used for scholarships, out-state learning trips, robotic programs and to reach out to non-4-Hers in Pierce, Polk, St. Croix and Dunn Counties. Schedule: 11 a.m. – Registration and Lunch 12 noon […]

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2017 New Feed Directives – Bernie O’Rourke

Veterinary Feed Directive – VFD Bernie O’Rourke – Extension Youth Livestock Specialist has provided the new guidelines in regards to the Veterinarian Feed Directive Regulation.  The new guidelines are effective January 1, 2017. For more information go to VFD page there is a video and a printable PDF of all the new guidelines.

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How Much is TOO Much Overindulging?

Black Friday shopping and Cyber Monday browsing may have many parents scrambling for Holiday gift ideas. While giving your child gifts during this time of year can be a way to connect and show you care – it is also important to ask, how much is enough? This week’s Parenthetical post discusses the effects overindulgence can […]

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Adolescent Parenting Tool

HELLO PARENTS!!!!! Polk County UW Extension Family Living invites you to learn about Parenthetical, a blog, website and social network for parents of tweens and teens.  Contributors to Parenthetical are guest experts that are area educators, practitioners, authors, researchers and parents that offer a fresh voice for parents of teens and tweens. Parenthetical is a […]

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eParenting® High-Tech Kids?

For Parents of 9-14 Year Old Kids You know the appeal that technology holds for kids – cell phones, tablets, gaming, social media, and on and on! And no doubt, you’re aware of the negative impacts that technology can have on youth.  But what about the positive ways it can be used to support your […]

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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 […]

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