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DATCP Lifts State Order Prohibiting Poultry at Live Events

The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) announces that the statewide order prohibiting movement of poultry to all live events has been lifted. The order had been in effect since May to prevent the spread of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in Wisconsin. While poultry is now permitted at live events, DATCP […]

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Pop-Up Shop supports entrepreneurs of color in Northeast Wisconsin

Entrepreneurs of color, shoppers, and business resource organizations will gather on June 26th, 2022 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Pop-Up Shop meets ColorBold’s mission in supporting entrepreneurs of color’s bottom line, in growing their network, and bridging entrepreneurs to business resource organizations that can support their business growth. The event will be held at the […]

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Extension Offering Rent Smart Train the Trainer Event

Two Day Zoom Rent Smart Train the Trainer Event This program is designed for helping professionals to get familiar with the Rent Smart Curriculum and gain confidence in teaching. Date: July 7 & 8, 2022 Time: 10 am – 3:30 pm each day (Central Time) Location:  Anywhere! To register go to https://go.wisc.edu/4ml88o Cost: FREE July 2022 […]

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Determining the Value of Standing Alfalfa in 2022

Kevin Jarek – UW-Madison, Division of Extension, Crops and Soils Agent – Outagamie County Determining a “fair” market value for standing alfalfa during the 2022 growing season may be a challenge considering the highly favorable market conditions for corn and soybeans. Opportunity cost can be defined as the loss of a (potential) gain from other possible […]

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Financial Planning Resources

Are you experiencing “more month than money?”  Rising costs have challenged our spending habits and it might be time to look to make some adjustments.  Read on for some ideas. Keeping Up When Money is Tight Power Point Coping with Rising Costs PDF

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Community Gardens Fox Valley-Oshkosh Area

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, with the purpose of providing a public directory so that residents more easily can find garden space. However, Extension is […]

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Outagamie County Caregiver Chat Schedule

The Outagamie County Caregiver Association is pleased to announce the line up for Caregiver Chats! Caregiver Chats are designed to provide a place to openly share and discuss what’s happening in your life as a caregiver. Join us each month for insightful conversations around caregiving challenges, discover helpful resources, and gain encouragement from professionals and […]

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What Do Crop Enterprise Budgets Tell Us About Potential Returns in 2022?

Kevin Jarek, Extension Outagamie County Crops and Soils Agent Crop Enterprise Budget Planning is not exactly a task that gets people excited. My experience suggests it ranks somewhere between a trip to the dentist and filing income taxes each year. However, 2022 is going to present challenges beyond pricing. Availability (or lack thereof) is the […]

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Preserve it Fresh, Preserve it Safe

The latest edition of Preserve it Fresh, Preserve it Safe is now available. This edition features information about Holiday Hot Sauce, a unique gift idea, and includes a recipe for Cayenne Pepper Sauce.  

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Highlights of Youth Photography Workshops

Kimberly and Little Chute libraries join UW-Madison Extension for an educational photography workshop series for young students to grow their knowledge of the skills and techniques of photography. Enjoy these photos submitted by the youth participants.  

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