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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Green County Fair Livestock Auctions

Livestock Auctions The Green County Meat Animal Auction Committee in coordination with Green County UW-Extension will host the Meat Animal Auctions on Saturday, July 23rd, 2022.  The 37th  4-H & FFA Annual Fur & Feather Auction will begin at 10:00 AM. The 47th Annual 4-H & FFA Large Animal Auction will be held starting at […]

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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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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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Heart of the Farm Coffee Chat – Strategic Thinking

2021-2022 Coffee Chats December 2, 2021 – February 3, 2022 12:00pm – 1:00 pm January 6th, 2022: “Strategic Thinking: Using a SWOT Analysis for Personal and Business Growth” Stephanie Plaster, Extension Regional Farm Management Educator, will walk through how to assess yourself and your business for strengths, weakness, opportunities, and threats and use them to […]

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2022 Agronomy Update – Virtual Meetings

The 2022 Agronomy Update Meetings will be virtual this year due to COVID-19. The meetings will present the latest information on hybrid/variety performance, an analysis and discussion of last year’s growing season, and updated recommendations for field crop production. CEUs will be offered in Crop Management for Certified Crop Advisers. There is no charge for […]

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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 2022.  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 2022, 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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2021 Soil, Water and Nutrient Management Updates

The 2021 Soil, Water and Nutrient Management Meetings will be virtual. Two sessions are offered as listed below. There will be four speakers, with 5-minute breaks between speakers. CEUs will be available for Certified Crop Advisers (2.0 in Soil and Water Management, and 1.5 in Nutrient Management). The event is free of charge. Registration is […]

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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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