Extension Green County Hiring Activity Assistant

The UW-Extension Green County office has an opening for a full-time Activity Assistant. Qualified candidates will possess an Associate’s Degree or three years related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience. Candidates should be proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher, and possess   excellent organizational, interpersonal, and     communication skills. Experience with Social    Media posts […]

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We are Hiring for a FoodWIse Nutrition Educator!

Visit the Jobs at UW page for more information: https://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/en-us/job/513595/foodwise-nutrition-educator-iowa-grant-green-lafayette-counties The application deadline is May 19. This position serves Grant, Green, Iowa and Lafayette Counties.

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Master Gardener Plant Sale Fundraiser

The Green County Master Gardeners are hosting a plant sale fundraiser on Saturday, May 14th, 2022, from 9am – Noon, at the Green County Humane Society, located at N3156 Hwy 81, Monroe, WI. All proceeds will be donated to the Green County Humane Society in memory of actress Betty White. Categories for the sale include: […]

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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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Foreign Animal Disease Workshop

The Foreign Animal Disease Workshop on African Swine Fever & Avian Influenza will be presented to Veterinarians, 4-H Superintendents, Farmers, Producers and Meat Production Facilities. Presenters are Dr. Jim VandenLangenberg–DATCP & Kurt Grajkowski, Emergency Services Coordinator–Division of Health.   Hosted by Iowa County Emergency Management. When:  Monday, March 22st, 2022  (Two sessions available — 10am or […]

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Farm Management – Transition Planning

Extension Farm Management Friday webinars will address transition planning Madison, Wis. – Having intentional conversations around farm succession and developing future plans for the farm provides a better chance of transition success. University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension is hosting webinars that will highlight Extension resources available to assist in transition discussions and planning. Farm […]

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Cattle Feeder Clinic

UW-Madison Extension Cattle Feeders Series Slated for March 1st and 3rd via Zoom. Sparta, WI – The University of Wisconsin-Madison Extension Cattle Feeders Series has valuable and timely information for farmers finishing both dairy and beef steers/heifers, and allied industry representatives.  The series will be conducted online via interactive Zoom meetings on March 1 and […]

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