Master Gardner Training in Spooner

MASTER GARDENER VOLUNTEER TRAINING TO BE HELD IN SPRING 2018 Spooner, Wisconsin January 22, 2018.   Garden enthusiasts in Burnett, Sawyer, Washburn and Polk counties who are interested in learning more about horticulture and who have an interest in volunteering in their local communities can now register for the UW-Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Training program.  This program […]

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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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Small Business Consulting Sessions

UW-Extension Polk County is teaming up with the Small Business Development Center at UW-River Falls to offer no-cost small business consulting on Wednesday February 28, 2018, March 28, 2018 April 25, 2018 & May 23,2018 at the Polk County Government Center in Balsam Lake.  These confidential, 50-minute consulting sessions are for individuals who want to start a […]

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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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