What is a Joy Conference Anyway?

What is a Joy Conference anyway?  The 2019 Joy Conference planning team is excited to announce our speaker line up for the February 2, 2019 conference. Outagamie County UW Extension is very pleased to be offering the 2019 Joy Conference that will be held on February 2, 2019 at the Fox Valley Lutheran High School […]

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Wisconsin Pork Association Youth Pig Project Scholarships

The Wisconsin Pork Association Youth Committee is once again offering Youth Pig Project scholarships. These scholarships are designed to assist 4-H and FFA members in establishing swine projects that can lead to development of life skills and career opportunities in the Wisconsin pork industry.

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Landscape Professionals Conference

Enhance your landscape professional skills and appreciation for sustainable landscape. March 5 and 6 |  Liberty Hall, Kimberly Enhance your professional skills for sustainable landscaping and provide current industry information. Workshops for landscapers, lawn care professionals as well as hardscape and other elements will be held both days. Download the brochure to learn more and […]

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Forage Council Scholarship

Outagamie County Forage Council Announces Scholarship Opportunity The Outagamie County Forage Council is proud to sponsor a $500 educational scholarship for a deserving youth entering or already enrolled in post-secondary education in the area of agriculture.  The award is designed to recognize outstanding individual accomplishment and achievement.  Students completing their senior year of high school […]

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Dairy Revenue Protection Program Informational Meetings offered by UW-Extension this winter

UW-Extension will offer a number of meetings across the state for farmers interested in learning about the new Dairy Revenue Protection program, a new federal insurance tool, with a quarterly payout to dairy farms when milk revenue falls below their insured revenue level. There is no fee to attend the meetings. Registration recommended for meeting materials. The following UW-Extension meetings on the Dairy Revenue Protection program are available by date and location.  For registration, more information and questions, contact the UW-Extension office for each meeting location.

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Our Joy Continues!

We are very excited to share the great news that the Joy Conference continues into 2019!   Our workshops will include: *This is Livin’!  Moving from Messy Moments to Happy Places   Gaye Lindfors *Be the Exception!   Annie Meehan, CLC *Best Day Ever    Lannelle Vasichek   The event will be held Saturday February 2, 2019 at Fox […]

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Additional Resources for Dealing with Snow Damage to Farm Structures

Blizzard Evelyn left damage in her wake. If you’re looking for additional resources to help you deal with damage to your farm structures, Wisconsin Frame Builders Association may be able to help. Click the link below to be taken to their directory, or pate the following address into your browser. http://www.wisconsinframebuilders.org/member-directory.php Link to WI Frame Builders […]

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