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Cultivating Your Farm’s Future follow-up session

Cultivating Your Farm’s Future follow-up session Extension will host a workshop in March 2020, providing information and resources on farm succession and estate planning. The workshop will run from 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m on March 18th at the Dunn County Community Services Building, Lower Level Room 54. Participants will have an opportunity to meet […]

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Master Gardener Level 1 Training

Beginning Saturday, March 28, Master Gardener Level 1 Training will begin. Adult participants will receive 36  hours of training on a variety of gardening and landscaping topics. These topics include basic botany, soil science, fruits, vegetables, diseases, insects, annual and perennial flowers, trees and shrubs, backyard wildlife, lawn care, native plants, and more! Master Gardener […]

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Chippewa & Dunn County 4-H Rabbit Project Learning Clinic

Chippewa & Dunn County 4-H Rabbit Project Learning Clinic Saturday, April 4, 2020 9:00 a.m. – 3:00p.m. Howard Town Hall 4052 Co. Hwy B, Colfax $5 per youth. This will cover the cost of lunch and materials. Adults may also eat with a free will donation. Send Registration and $5 to the Chippewa County 4-H […]

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Wisconsin State Fair Century & Sesquicentennial Farm & Home Applications Available

For Immediate Release From the Wisconsin State Fair For more information contact: Jill Albanese, Director of Competitive Exhibits Phone: 414-777-0580 WISCONSIN STATE FAIR CENTURY AND SESQUICENTENNIAL FARM & HOME APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE Officials at Wisconsin State Fair are pleased to announce that applications are now available for the 2020 Century and Sesquicentennial Farm and Home […]

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Farm Pulse Continuum

The University of Wisconsin-Madison, Division of Extension’s “Farm Pulse Continuum” is a new program that is intended for farmers interested in learning how to use farm financials to explore their farm business decisions.  The program kicked off in January and continues on February 5, 12 and 19 from 6 to 9 pm at St. Croix […]

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Spring Begins! – March 7th, 2020

Spring Begins! 10th Annual Seminar with the Dunn County Master Gardeners Saturday, March 7th, 2020 9:00am-12:00pm Dunn County Community Services Building 3001 US Hwy 12 East | Menomonie (former Dunn County Health Care Building) *enter basement level door on West side of building Sessions will include: Native Plants in the Landscape… Native plants can provide […]

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Parents Forever 2020 – New Class Line-up

Parents Forever 2020   Over the last year, I, Stephanie Hintz, the Human Development and Relationship Educator for Extension Dunn County, have been working with the President of Positive Alternative, Kelli Kamholz, and the Dunn County Clerk of Courts, Katie M. Schalley, to transfer the court-order divorce parenting programming from Positive Alternatives to Extension Dunn […]

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Volunteer Recruitment – Alice in Dairyland

You are invited to be a part of an exciting planning committee that will showcase Dunn County’s diverse agri-businesses and beautiful settings! As you may be aware, Dunn County has been selected as the host site for the 74th Alice in Dairyland Finals in 2021.   Alice in Dairyland is a one-year, full-time public relations […]

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Winter 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 Winter 2019-2020 edition. Click on this link to read the full newsletter – CV Ag News Winter 2019  – or click below for each page. Featured articles in this month’s newsletter include: CV Ag News Winter 2019, Page 1, […]

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