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2023 Cattle Feeders Workshop

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Division of Extension will be hosting a Cattle Feeders Workshop Series slated for February 15th, 2023. The Annual UW Extension Cattle Feeders Workshop contains information for beef and dairy cattle feeders/finishers, and related allied industries.  Attending the workshop will also earn people who are BQA certified one continuing education credit towards their […]

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2023 CAFO Annual Update

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Division of Extension, in collaboration with the Wisconsin DNR, is hosting six sessions for how to stay in compliance with your permit for the CAFO Annual Updates. This is an update meeting for WPEDES permitted CAFO owners & managers, nutrient management plan writers, engineers, agency staff and consultants. The six sessions offered […]

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Badger Dairy Insight (BDI)

Access the latest UW-Madison Division of Extension Dairy Cattle Research during the upcoming Badger Dairy Insight webinar series Join the University of Wisconsin-Madison – Division of Extension’s Dairy Program on Tuesdays from 1 to 2:30 pm CST for the Badger Dairy Insight webinar series. We are featuring your local Extension Dairy Program Educators and UW […]

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Green County Pesticide Applicator Training

Extension Green County in coordination with Glenn Nice, University of Wisconsin Madison-Division of Extension Pesticide Applicator Training and the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP), and has announced that the State of Wisconsin will be providing Pesticide Applicator Training Sessions in 2023.  Private and commercial pesticide applicators with expired certifications will need […]

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YQCA – Youth for the Quality Care of Animals

Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) Certification For 2023, 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, Sheep, Goats, […]

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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 cope […]

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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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Mental Health First Aid for Fire & EMS

Wednesday, December 14th, 2022  OR Wednesday, December 21st, 2022 8:00am -4:30pm MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID teaches how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. This training give you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial support to someone who may be developing a mental health […]

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COMET – Changing our Mental & Emotional Trajectory

Do you notice a family member, friend or neighbor who is “not themselves” lately? Feel unsure of how to check in with them? COMET™ is a short, two-hour program offered by UW – Madison Division of Extension educators for the agricultural and rural communities in Wisconsin. The program can be offered in-person as a standalone workshop, attached to […]

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Extension Hosted USDA Dairy Margin Zoom-Hear Rc

The USDA began accepting applications for the Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) program October 17, 2022, for enrollment in 2023. The DMC program is designed as a risk management program, offering protection between the milk price received and the average feed price for a farm. This program is replacing the Dairy Margin Protection Program. The deadline […]

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