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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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Food Resource Guide

People around Wisconsin face challenges in getting the food they need. This Food Resource Guide for Outagamie County provides information about public programs, community resources, and food shopping options in Outagamie County to help meet food needs. Read the guide or print out for reference.

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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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Soil Testing

If the recent days of sunshine and warmer weather has got you thinking about Spring, chances are you’re also thinking about gardening! Below is some information regarding soil testing. Until our office reopens, we are not able to send soil samples for processing. We recommend you work directly with VAS (formerly AgSource). VAS will work with you […]

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UPDATED Pesticide Applicator Training

If your certification ends between Jan 31, 2020 and Nov 30, 2021, it has automatically been extended to Dec 31, 2021.  If so you do not need to read further.  With the growing number of COVID-19 cases in our county and state, your safety is our top priority. We have made some changes and added […]

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Plant ID and Help

If you have questions about a plant, plant insect or disease contact Kaitlin Bricco, Horticulture Educator, at Kaitlin.bricco@outagamie.org. Because we are working remotely, leaving samples is difficult. The best, and quickest, method of communication is through email. Please Include: Name Contact information Photo of the plant or insect, if possible Any other information that you […]

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Tools to Cope with the Financial Impact of COVID-19

With many federal CARES Act and state financial supports coming to an end, people in Wisconsin will likely be struggling to meet their financial obligations even more than they are already. With that in mind, financial specialist with UW Madison Division of Extension created the chart below to provide tips of first steps that people […]

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Moving Forward During COVID-19

“Quaranteam”? “Double bubble”? These terms are showing up more and more in the media as individuals and families make decisions about when they will start to see other people again. In other families, questions are bubbling up about when and how it will be safe to get much needed support, like childcare or respite care. […]

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Outagamie County COVID-19 Food Resources

People around Wisconsin face challenges in getting the food they need during the COVID-19 pandemic. Safety concerns make it challenging to shop for food, and limited income makes it harder to afford food. Children are no longer getting meals at school, and many food assistance programs are operating differently during the pandemic. This Food Resource […]

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