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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Farm Ready Research Workshops

Small Ruminant Building Your Brand for the Future, Innovative Marketing March 17, 2021  7:30pm-9:00pm Register at go.wisc.edu/farmreadyresearch Presenters: Leslie Svacina, from Cylon Rolling Acres Rod Ofte, General Manager of WI Meadows Cathy Wineman, from Cathy’s Creations Extension Educators: Lyssa Seefeldt and Heather Schlesser will host and facilitate. The panelists share innovative marketing tips and expertise […]

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COVID-19: Other Resources

Below are other helpful resources to access during the Coronavirus pandemic: Child Care Resources: Connecting Essential Workforce Families to Child Care Tips for Parents Using Child Care During Covid-19 Financial Resources: Many people have had their incomes reduced or cut altogether. The Division of Extension put together this guide to deal with it. How to deal with common […]

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