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YQCA – Youth for the Quality Care of Animals

  Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) Certification For 2021, this certification will be required of: Green County Fair Animal Exhibitors (Dairy, Beef, Swine, Sheep, Goats, Poultry & Rabbits) – must complete and submit certification number as part of Green County Fair entry process. WI State Fair Junior Animal Exhibitors (Dairy, Beef, Swine, […]

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Discover 4-H!

Come DISCOVER with us! Enjoy hands-on art, photography, foods and nature science projects! Open to ALL youth in Gr. 3-5 & Gr. 6-8! January 20th is the DEADLINE to register at: https://bit.ly/Discover4HWinter21Reg **Financial assistance is available, if the cost is a barrier!

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WeCOPE program coming to Green County this spring

WeCOPE is an evidence-based program that helps adults cope with life stress.  WeCOPE is based on the work of Dr. Judith Moskowitz and has been shown to reduce stress and depression, increase positive affect, and improve health behaviors in randomized trials.  Dr. Moskowitz’s work is based on the research that even in the context of life stress such as […]

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2021 Annual CAFO Update Series

UW Madison Extension in coordination with the Wisconsin DNR are hosting a series of CAFO update virtual meetings. Print the complete 2021 CAFO Update Series Flier  for your records. Cost to register is $10 for one session/$20 for series if registered by January 31, 2021. ($10 late fee will be imposed if registering after February […]

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Pesticide Applicator Training

The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) has announced that the State of Wisconsin will be giving certification extensions for those certifications that have expired.  Private and commercial pesticide applicators with certifications that expire January 31, 2020-November 30, 2021, can continue to operate as a certified pesticide applicator until December 31, 2021. […]

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Heart of the Farm – Coffee Chats

Madison, Wis. – University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension’s Heart of the Farm-Women in Agriculture program will be holdikng it’s next statewide online virtual ‘Coffee Chats’ Fall/Winter program on Monday January 11th, 2021 at 10:00a.m. and will continue hosting on the 2nd Monday of each month through March 2021 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. January 11th, 2021 […]

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2021 Cover Crops Conference- Virtual Meeting

Save the Date!   February 11, 2021 Also, Join us for a Pre-Conference Meet & Greet with Barry Fisher, Blake Vince, & Rick Clark February 10th  –  7:00 pm The Wisconsin Cover Crops Conference will be held on February 10thand February 11thvia Zoom.  The conference will be free, but pre-registration is required.  More information is available […]

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ADK Sorority Donates to HCE Bookworms Program

Monroe’s Omicron chapter of the Alpha Delta Kappa (ADK) Sorority recently made a generous donation in the amount of $100 to the Wisconsin Bookworms program of Green County Home & Community Education (HCE). Each year, the Bookworms program puts eight brand new books into the hands of each child in Leslie Bundy’s 4K/Head Start class […]

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Wisconsin Beef Workshops

UW-Madison Division of Extension Livestock Program announces its Wisconsin Beef Special Edition –virtual series. Extension Livestock Educators, UW Outreach Specialists, and keynote speakers will present current topics on beef production on Tuesday evenings beginning December 8. Each session begins at 7.00 pm CT with a presentation followed by Q & A until 8.30 pm. Join […]

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Natalie Roe wins 2020 Crowley Dairy Leadership Award

Washington Center 4-H club member Natalie Roe was recently named the 2020 first place awardee of the prestigious James W. Crowley Dairy Leadership Award out of a highly competitive field of numerous applicants statewide. The James W. Crowley Dairy Leadership Award recognizes 4-H youth members who display excellence and outstanding leadership in dairy projects throughout […]

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