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4-H Enrollment Information

Welcome to Polk County 4-H!  All enrollments are done through 4H Online, an easy to use online enrollment system. Follow these easy steps: Find a 4-H Community Club in Polk County!  Please contact the UW-Extension office for assistance at (715)485-8600 or email: charles.prissel@ces.uwex.edu . See the following instructions to enroll your family after you have found […]

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Cloverbud Record Book

Do you have some Cloverbuds that would like to make their own record books?  We now have those available to all. They can be picked up in the Extension office or you can print them by going to the Forms and Application page

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WI Farm Succession Professional Network Meetings

Wisconsin Farm Succession Professionals Network Meetings will be held on October 23, 24, 25 2018. The WIFSPN Regional meetings will be from 1:00pm – 5:00pm on the following dates and locations: Tuesday, October 23, 2018, Appleton, WI at the Grand Meridian, 2621 N. Oneida St., Appleton, WI Wednesday, October 24, 2018, Eau Claire, WI at […]

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2018 Graziers Fall Conference Agenda

Northwest Wisconsin Graziers Annual Fall Conference November 10, 2018 – Shell Lake High School – Shell Lake, Wisconsin                                     Draft Agenda 8:30 am     Registration & Trade Show                                              –General Session– 8:50 am     Welcome 9:00 am     Ten Common Health Questions Asked by Beef Graziers. (Dr. Ryan Leiterman, DVM, Crystal Creek Natural) 10:00 am   Soil Health thru […]

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Newsletter For Dairy Farms and Their Employees

Want to know how to have productive lactation in your dairy cows or staying safe around manure handling and storage systems?  There is a newsletter now available in both English and Spanish called The Dairy Partner. Click below for the latest news on the above subjects and look for more every other month from the Agriculture […]

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Free Agriculture Recycling Opportunity

Revolution Plastics, a company with Midwest operations based out of Madison, WI and facilities in Appleton and Eau Claire, is looking to expand their Ag plastics recycling business into western Wisconsin. They are planning to collect Ag plastics from farmers with on-farm recycling dumpsters. The dumpsters are free and collection is free to the farmer. […]

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NEW NAME FOR WNEP!!!!

Nutrition education program changes to meet needs of new audiences FoodWIse is  the new name of Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program. A successful nutrition education program is getting a new name to make it relevant and accessible to more audiences. FoodWIse, formerly known as the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program, or WNEP, has a long legacy of […]

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