Poultry Management Webinars

Wednesday Evenings beginning at 7:00pm.  Registration required:   https://go.wisc.edu/poultryseries2021 Topics include: May 12:  Small Flock Meat Chicken Management May 19:  Small Laying Flock Management May 26:  Small Scale Commercial Poultry Management June 2:  Ducks, Turkeys, Guineas, and Other Non-Chicken Poultry Tune in for Management Techniques and tactics on the following topics that promote healthier flocks and […]

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4-H Day in the Arts

This year Grant, Green, Iowa & Lafayette Counties are working together to offer a virtual contest called “4-H Day in the Arts.” The contest is open to all youth in 5K-13th grade, whether or not the youth is a member of 4-H. The 4-H Day in the Arts Contest will have eight divisions (Vocal, Instrumental, […]

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YQCA – Youth for the Quality Care of Animals

  Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) Certification For 2021, all Green County Fair Dairy, Beef, Swine, Sheep Goat, Poultry and Rabbit Exhibitors that completed YQCA certification in 2020 will not need to retake the course. If the exhibitor did not complete YQCA in 2020 or is new this year, the exhibitor will […]

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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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Friend of Extension – Mike Doyle

Mike Doyle, retiring Green County Clerk was presented with the Friend of Extension award at the recent County Board meeting held on June 9th. This award has been presented annually since 1990 by the Extension Green County University of Wisconsin office to recognize individuals that have been provided outstanding support towards conducting UW-Extension educational programs […]

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Information for Absentee Voting-April 7th

Because of COVID-19, voters are strongly urged to vote absentee for the April 7 Spring Election and Presidential Preference Primary. How to Request an Absentee Ballot Online Go to https://myvote.wi.gov. Look for the “Vote Absentee” button near the top of the page. On a mobile phone, use the menu button in the upper right corner of the […]

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COVID-19 Food Shopping Guidelines

Do you find yourself needing to tighten your budget during the COVID-19 pandemic?  Do you wonder how to determine the best purchase for your money?  Are you looking for different meal and snack ideas to use? A number of good websites have information posted for our use: Using coupons and looking for the best price […]

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Food Safety in time of COVID-19

COVID19, commonly known as coronavirus, is a respiratory virus. While COVID19 is not considered to be a foodborne illness by the Centers for Disease Control, it is contagious. Actions that you can take to prevent foodborne illness can be taken to mitigate coronavirus. Of the food safety steps in helping to mitigate coronavirus, cleaning is […]

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4-H e-Learning Opportunities You Can Do at Home!

Check out this week’s e-learning opportunities! All of these opportunities are geared toward youth learners, and you can learn with us via Zoom. Simply click the links below up to 10-minutes before the session begins to join us! Please note that once you click on the link, it will direct you to download and run […]

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Green County UWEX Releases 2019 Annual Report

The Extension Green County office has released its 2019 annual report. Extension Green County works hard to bring the Wisconsin Idea to all corners of Green County communities. Staffed by University of Wisconsin educators, Extension Green County offers Green County residents research-based education designed to meet local needs in the areas of Agriculture, Nutrition, 4-H […]

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