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Take a FoodWIse Farmers Market Tour This Summer

Join FoodWIse, this Summer, for a tour of the Downtown Appleton Farmers’ Market and the Oshkosh Farmers’ Market! You will gain confidence in: Navigating the market to find the best prices Talking to local farmers and vendors Using food assistance benefits at the market Selecting healthy food that you and your family will enjoy Register […]

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Food Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Development (FEED) Project Series

Learn tips for starting or expanding a successful food business from Wisconsin based specialists and entrepreneurs! This no-cost series of online trainings is for people who are interested in starting or expanding small-scale food businesses in Wisconsin. Starting a Farm- or Home-Based Food Business Monday, June 7th, 2021 2-3:30pm Your Guide to Starting or Expanding […]

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Covid-19 Financial Resource Updates – Child Tax Credit

Advanced Child Tax Credit – The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) of 2021 expands the Child Tax Credit (CTC) for tax year 2021 only. The expanded credit means: The credit amounts will increase for many taxpayers and will include children who turn age 17 in 2021. The credit for qualifying children is fully refundable, which […]

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Covid-19 Financial Resource Updates – Small Business Grants

Shuttered Venue Operators (SVO) Grant – The SBA grant application is now open for eligible businesses, including operators of live venues, motion picture theaters, museums, zoos, aquariums, and others. Businesses must have been in operation as of February 29, 2020. For an eligible entity in operation on January 1, 2019, grants will be for an […]

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Determining the Value of Standing Alfalfa in 2021

Kevin Jarek – UW-Madison, Division of Extension, Crops and Soils Agent – Outagamie County The following information is also in this pdf Determining the Value of Standing Alfalfa. Extension’s Dan Undersander paper, Frost Damage to Alfalfa, is also a good resource. Kevin Jarek discusses what farmers should be looking for when scouting frost damaged alfalfa […]

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Community Gardens Fox Valley-Oshkosh Area Survey

UW-Madison Division of Extension for Outagamie and Winnebago counties are collecting information and are mapping out community gardens in the greater Fox Valley-Oshkosh area. This is the ever-growing map of gardens available to the public. Map Viewing Tip: to view the gardens as a list, click on the “list icon”  at the bottom of the map page). Do […]

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Aging Mastery Program Registration Now Open

The gift of time, what will you do with it? The Aging Mastery Program® (AMP), developed by the National Council on Aging (NCOA) is a nationwide program whose core philosophy believes modest  lifestyle changes can produce big results, leading to improved health, stronger economic security, and overall well-being. In partnership, Calumet, Outagamie & Waupaca ADRC, Inclusa, UW Extension Outagamie County and Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources […]

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Money Smart Week Events Announced

This year Money Smart Week will be national virtual events! Learn more and register! April 10 Talking Cents presented by UChicago Financial Education Initiative How do you talk to your children, aging parents, or life partner about money? It can be challenging to know where to start and what topics to bring up. Join us […]

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Juntos Presents College Learning Series

If your family has a high school student who wants to go to college but you’re not sure where to go, how to apply, or how to pay for it, join Juntos Wisconsin for monthly conversations with experts that will help you understand how to apply and pay for college and how to navigate college […]

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Wise Wisconsin Spring Series

On Zoom Wednesday mornings 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. April 7th through April 28th, 2021 Registration Required: https://go.wisc.edu/jk800o UW-Madison Division of Extension’s Life Span program presents Wise Wisconsin Spring Series. Educators from around to state will host sessions throughout the month of May  on topics that will help you increase joy and satisfaction in your life, get […]

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