April 2022 Clover Courier (No Fooling!)

It is time to celebrate our award and scholarship winners and sign up for summer camp at Kamp Kenwood on Lake Wissota! Many updates from our project clubs are in this issue too. Get out there and enjoy springtime fun with your 4-H club and friends! You only have ONE month left to sign up […]

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Strong Bodies: April 2022

UW Madison – Division of Extension is offering a new session of virtual StrongBodies classes on ZOOM. Strength training has been shown to reduce the risk of chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, osteoporosis and arthritis. Strength training also increases strength, muscle mass, and bone density. Join us to start or continue moving and […]

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Avian Influenza Concerns: Don’t Let Your Biosecurity Guard Down

There have been several confirmed cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in eastern Canada and in a number of U.S. states. Several wild ducks and one commercial turkey flock have tested positive for the virus in the United States. Outbreaks in Canada have affected both commercial and exhibition poultry flocks.  Wild birds infected with […]

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HCE District Meeting

Thursday, April 28, 2022, 9am – 12noon Dunn County Government Services Building (Health Dept. entrance) Hosted by Dunn County “Healthier with Houseplants” Speaker: Margaret Murphy Dunn County Extension Horticulture Educator Registration check-in time: 8:30 am. Craft fee: $5.00. Bring your own bag lunch. Water, coffee, hot chocolate, pudding and breakfast sweets provided. Short craft (hanging […]

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4-H Camp Counselors Wanted Ad

March 2022 Clover Courier is Ready to Read!

Click here to see the March 2022 Edition of the Clover Courier for all 4-H Friends and Families! Welcome to early spring in 4-H land. Don’t forget to save the dates for upcoming events like summer camp at Kamp Kenwood with Clark and Eau Claire counties. This edition of the Courier also has some cool […]

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2022 Western Wisconsin Spring Garden Seminars: Growing Together

Join us Saturday, March 12th for These seminars are open to the public and we welcome both new and experienced gardeners to attend. Registration for the Growing Together Seminar is due by March 4. The YouTube Live link will be emailed to you before the day of the seminar on March 12. Paid registrants will […]

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Youth Livestock Nutrition and Care Workshop

All feeds are made up of nutrients. Just like people, livestock must have certain nutrients in their daily feed to remain healthy and continue to grow. Join Extension, Synergy Cooperative and Purina on March 19th for hands-on activities and demonstrations for youth to learn about the proper nutrition and care for raising livestock.  Animals will be […]

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4-H Hit Me with Your Best Shot Photo Contest

Contest Rules & Submission Guidelines Eligibility: Open to youth in grades K-13 in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin Register at: https://z.umn.edu/BestShotPhotoContest   *Youth must be enrolled in their state 4-H program. Challenge Summary To prepare for county fair, choose your best photo and write up to three […]

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Food Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Development (FEED) Project Virtual Winter 2022 Workshop Series

Learn tips for running and growing a successful food business from specialists and entrepreneurs! This no-cost series of online trainings is for food entrepreneurs and farm-based food businesses. The trainings will cover best practices in social media and marketing, strategies for overcoming labor challenges, collaborative marketing and distribution options, culturally rooted food business development,and an […]

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2022 Manure Applicator 101 Training

Extension is proud to announce the dates and locations for the 2022 Manure Applicator 101 training. Focused on the needs of for-hire manure applicators and farmers who apply their own manure, these 3-hour sessions review the basics of safe application, setbacks, spills response and public relations. Locations for 2022 include Abbotsford City Hall: March 29, […]

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