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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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Co-Parenting Resources

Parenting Resources UW-Madison Division of Extension has prepared five information sheets, called Common Ties, on common co-parenting topics. Parents can download and print these documents to support their co-parenting journeys.

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2021 Pest Management Update Meetings

UW-Madison Division of Extension and UW-Madison, Nutrient and Pest Management Program (NPM) will host the Pest Management Update Meetings as a hybrid event with (3) in-person meetings and (1) virtual option. All in-person meetings will be held from 1- 4pm local time at the venue listed for each location below. Check in will begin at […]

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Rent Smart Workshops Continue

In this time of transition, group Rent Smart classes have been suspended, however I still continue to teach Rent Smart classes to individuals in-person or virtually. Register online or call MaryBeth to schedule your Rent Smart Workshop. You can also keep up to date with upcoming workshop dates on my new updated website at: https://outagamie.extension.wisc.edu/positive-youth-development/ Learn […]

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National 4-H Week: Alumni Reflections

My 4-H Experience By Makayla Mashlan, Fast Trackers 4-H Club graduate   Travelling worldwide as a business owner, photographer, and teacher at 20 years old wasn’t something I had ever dreamed about doing when I grew up. As a first grade student, I had joined 4-H thinking I would get to do some fun arts […]

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Extension Hosts Fall Badger Crop Connect Series

The University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension’s Badger Crop Connect, is finishing up the 2021 growing season with several webinars in September and October. The purpose of this series is to provide agronomists, crop consultants and farmers timely crop updates for Wisconsin during the growing season. Wednesday, September 22, 2021, Shawn Connelly, UW-Madison Professor and Extension […]

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Forage Council Hosts Dry Down Events

The Outagamie Forage Council/Midwest Forage Association in partnership with Extension Outagamie County and Fox Valley Technical College are sponsoring the 2021 Corn Silage Dry Down events. Farmers, agronomists, and professional consultants should bring 4-5 stalks from each field for testing. Results will be available the following day on the Corn Silage Drydown website https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/silagedrydown/. Results are also […]

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Youth Dairy Leaders Honored with James W Crowley Dairy Leadership Award

Fourteen Wisconsin dairy youth received James W. Crowley State 4-H Dairy Leadership Awards at the 2021 Wisconsin Junior State Fair. These youth were rewarded for their outstanding dairy project work and leadership ability. Each award winner will receive a plaque provided by the James W. Crowley Dairy Management and Extension Fund. Three youth awardees, Haley […]

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Crédito Fiscal por Hijos por adelantado (Advance Child Tax Credit)

El 15 de julio, muchas familias estadounidenses comenzaron a recibir pagos por el Crédito Fiscal por Hijos por adelantado (ACTC).  Esto es lo que necesita saber acerca de los cambios al crédito fiscal por hijos, las elecciones que puede hacer y la planificación  para los impuestos en 2021. Lee la hoja de datos.

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COVID-19 Vaccines: On your back-to-school checklist

The American Academy of Pediatrics and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommend everyone 12 years and older get the COVID-19 vaccination to protect against COVID-19. Children ages 12-17 are eligible to get the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine. Only 32.7% of 12–15-year-olds and 42% of 16-17-year-olds have received a first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine […]

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