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4-H Winter Camp – Dunn & Eau Claire Counties

4-H Winter Camp – December 28th-29th, 2019 Dunn & Eau Claire Counties are hosting a winter cabin camping experience designed to build skills, experience teamwork, and make friends for 6th-9th graders at Beaver Creek Reserve. Cost: $40 for 4-H members, $45 for non 4-H members, includes lodging, meals, & supplies. If you have questions, please […]

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4-H Plate is All Treat, No Trick

The 4-H license plate program is just over a year old.  And it’s the perfect time to join others who are showing their 4-H pride by ordering a Wisconsin 4-H license plate for the car, truck or motor home.  The specialty plate, now available through the Wisconsin Department of Motor Vehicles, supports the Wisconsin 4-H […]

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Fall Edition of the Chippewa Valley Agricultural Extension Report

Please click on the links below to read the latest issue of the Chippewa Valley Agricultural Extension Report Fall 2019 edition. Click on this link to read the full newsletter – CV Ag News Fall 2019 – or click below for each page. Featured articles in this month’s newsletter include: CV Ag News Fall 2019, Page 1, […]

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Annie’s Project – a new program for women farmers

Annie’s Project – a new program for women farmers According to 2017 U.S. agricultural census data, there are 22,671 Wisconsin farms identifying a woman as the principal operator.  This is a dramatic increase from prior census data and places Wisconsin 9th in the nation for the number of women principal operators.  Census data indicates West […]

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Game Changers – National Youth Science Day 2019

Kids and teens in Dunn County will join more than 150,000 children across the country in leading the 12th annual 4-H National Youth Science Day (4-H NYSD) challenge throughout the month of October. This year’s challenge, Game Changers, teaches young people coding skills through engaging hands-on activities. Dunn County youth will hold two 4-H NYSD […]

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September 2019 Clover Courier – New 4-H Year Edition!

Several folks have asked if we can post the Courier in smaller if not exactly bite sized chunks. The answer is YES! This Courier includes VERY IMPORTANT re-enrollment information, upcoming meetings, record book deadlines and more. September2019Clover CourierFINAL   Click the link above for the full document. Click links below for the broken out sections […]

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Red Cedar Demonstration Farm 2019 Fall Cover Crops Field Day

Red Cedar Demonstration Farm 2019 Fall Cover Crops Field Day Date: Wednesday, September 25, 2019 Time: 12:30PM – 3:30PM (Rain or Shine) Location: Red Cedar Demonstration Farm, near Hwy 12/29 East and Stokke Parkway, Menomonie, WI  Are you interested in cover crops and the benefits that they may provide? Please join us for a field […]

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2019 Dunn County Plat Book available for purchase

The Dunn County 4-H Leaders’ Council, with Mapping Solutions, has announced the release of the recently published Dunn County Plat Book. This spiral-bound book features the standard landownership map pages showing townships and ranges within the county, including property boundaries for all rural parcels. Along with landownership maps are the new enhanced LiDAR aerial view […]

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Supporting Farmers During Challenging Times

Supporting Farmers Workshop has been postponed, new date TBD. With the challenging financial and emotional situation plaguing farm families in our communities, Extension in Chippewa, Dunn, and Eau Claire Counties will be hosting a half day meeting on Wednesday, September 18th, 2019. This meeting will assist agri-business professionals and agency staff in feeling more comfortable […]

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