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Green County Dairy Youth Recognition Auction

The Dairy Youth Recognition Auction was established as a means of recognizing accomplishments of outstanding Green County Dairy Youth.  The youth participate in an auction, where a symbol of the sale participant’s achievements is offered for sale.  Each auction participant receives 50% of his/her bid price in the form of a savings bond, while the […]

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weCOPE – Connecting with out Positive Emotions

weCOPE training– Connecting with Positive Emotions Thursdays, August 11th – September 22nd  3:30pm-4:30pm   Connect with the following positive emotions: Emotional Awareness Gratitude Noticing Savoring Mindfulness Positive Reappraisal Self Compassion Acts of Kindness Strengths/Goals Managing life’s challenges in healthy ways allows participants to take better care of themselves and others. This interactive program  helps adults […]

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Aging Mastery Program

Build your own personal playbook for aging well. This fun innovative program empowers you to take key steps to improve your well-being, adds stability to your life and strengthen ties to your community. You Will Learn About: Navigating Longer Lives Exercise Sleep Healthy Eating / Hydration Financial Fitness Medication Management Advance Planning Healthy Relationships Falls […]

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Say Hello to our new staff at Extension Green County

Sydney Delzer is working as our 2022 Extension Green County Summer Intern. Sydney grew up on her family’s swine farm near South Wayne, and graduated from Black Hawk High School. She is currently pursuing a degree in agriculture education at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. Growing up, she was involved in everything possible, including sports, FFA, […]

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Dairyland Initiative Workshops This Summer!

Join us for one of three on-farm workshops looking at how to assess ventilation and heat abatement in adult cow dairy barns. In collaboration with Dr. Jennifer Van Os of the Department of Animal and Dairy Sciences at UW-Madison, the Dairyland Initiative team will combine lectures, discussion, and on-farm workshops to teach participants how to […]

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Annual Drinking Water Testing Program

An exciting opportunity to learn about the water you drink is being offered to all residents with private wells in Green County.  If you are interested in learning more about drinking water and the quality of your water, this program is an opportunity to have your well water tested at a reduced cost and learn […]

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Carter and Olson Receive Friend of Extension Awards

Arthur Carter, from Monroe, WI, and Oscar Olson, from Browntown, WI both Green County Board members, were presented with a 2022 Friend of Extension Award on Tuesday, March 8th at the Green County Board Meeting. This award was started in 1990 by the Green County University of Wisconsin-Extension office to recognize individuals that have provided […]

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Extension Agriculture Educators Move to Regional Model

The University of Wisconsin – Division of Extension is moving to a Regional Agricultural Educators staffing model across the state. These positions will provide research-based education to dairy, livestock and crop producers by assessing the needs of farmers in their region and design and deliver educational programming and services to meet those needs. Dairy, Livestock, […]

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Farm Management – Farm Business’s Path Forward

Join University of Wisconsin-Madison Extension’s Farm Management Fridays webinars to learn about tools and strategies to build your farm business, and how to develop skills that cultivate a sense of peace and well-being. Farm Management Fridays webinars are a part of Extension’s Farm Ready Research winter programming for farmers and ag professionals to improve business profitability and […]

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Badger Dairy Insights

With the success of last year’s Badger Dairy Insight, and reaching over 1,000 individuals, my fellow dairy colleagues and I are excited to announce 2021-2022 series.  This year’s Badger Dairy Insight will begin on January 11th and run biweekly from January thru March on Tuesday afternoons from 1:00-2:30pm CST. The goal of Badger Dairy Insight […]

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