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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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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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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Private Pesticide Applicator Training, 2020

If your Private Pesticide Applicator License is set to expire in 2020, training sessions and exams are being offered to assist you in renewing your license. Dates: Wednesday, February 5th and Tuesday, February 25th. Time: 9:30am – 3:00pm Place:  Dunn County Community Services Building       Lower Level         3001 US Hwy […]

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Cultivating Your Farm Future

Cultivating Your Farm Future Having intentional conversations around farm succession and developing future plans for the farm provides a better chance of transition success. Cultivating Your Farm’s Future helps farm business members and families through farm succession planning. Even if the owner generation is planning to be a part of the management for 10+ years from now, […]

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Farm Pulse Program

Taking the Pulse of Your Farm Business Register now for January 2020 Introductory Workshops Farm Pulse Continuum is a new program for farmers interested in learning how to use farm financials to explore their farm business decisions. The Farm Pulse Program provides the framework for informed decision-making for the farm manager. Introductory workshops will be held annually with […]

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