Green County UW-Extension to Offer Water Testing Program

An exciting opportunity to learn about the water you drink is being offered to all residents with private wells in the Towns of Decatur, Jefferson, Spring Grove, and Sylvester. However, others in the county may also take advantage of the opportunity to test their drinking water. If you are interested in learning more about drinking […]

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Green County UW-Extension Celebrates National 4-H Week

Green County UW-Extension is celebrating National 4-H Week by wearing green! 4-H is a National Youth Organization that empowers six million young people with skills to lead for a lifetime! For more information on the Green County 4-H Program, contact the Green County UW-Extension office at 608-328-9440.

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Green County 4-H Dairy Youth WIN!

Photo credit: Dennis Halladay, Hoard’s Dairyman It was an exciting day for the Green County 4-H program, the community of Juda, and 2 local families especially. On Monday, October 1, the Green County 4-H Dairy Judging team competed for the national title at the World Dairy Expo in Madison, and won. It would be accurate […]

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Green County UWEX Welcomes New Health and Well Being Educator, Hayley Jordan!

The UW-Extension Office is proud to welcome Hayley Jordan, from Juda, WI to their educator team.  Hayley has accepted the role of Health and Well Being Educator, and will be sharing her time between Green and Lafayette Counties. Green County UW-Extension’s newly hired Health and Well Being Educator, Hayley Jordan, firmly believes that happy, healthy, […]

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Green Co. Coyote Hunters Donate to 4-H Shooting Sports

Green County 4-H Shooting Sports recently received a donation from the Green County Coyote Hunters Club to help support 4-H shooting sports programs.  The Green County Coyote Hunters Club has a mission to control predator populations by hunting coyotes and fox with the aid of dogs; to promote safety, fellowship, and good sportsmanship; and to […]

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YQCA – Youth for the Quality Care of Animals

  Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) Certification Starting in 2019, Wisconsin will replace the MAQA program with the YQCA program, a youth education certification program on the issues of animal welfare, food safety and character education. For 2019, this certification will be required of: Green County Fair Beef & Swine Exhibitors – must […]

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2018 Tractor Safety Course Now Accepting Registrations

Green County UW-Extension is now accepting registrations for the 2018 Tractor and Machinery Safety Certification course. This course is for Green County youth ages 12-16 wishing to receive their state or federal certificate and to learn about tractor and machinery safety. Registrations are due Monday, March 5. The class is limited to 20 participants, and […]

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Johnson & Ziegler Awarded 2017 Friend of Extension

Ralph Johnson & Dan Ziegler were presented with the 2017 Friend of Extension awards at the recent Annual Meeting of the UW-Extension and Green County Agriculture Instructors. This award has been presented annually since 1990 by the Green County University of Wisconsin-Extension office to recognize individuals that have been provided outstanding support towards conducting UW-Extension […]

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Green County CLEAN SWEEP Program

Green County CLEAN SWEEP Hazardous Materials Collection Program Closed October 31st and will be open again starting on May 1, 2018 at the Green County Landfill, W2002 County SS, Brodhead, WI.  The program will be open to receive Agriculture products as well as Household products for Green County farmers and residents. Hours of Operation: 7AM-3PM (Weekdays) […]

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Green County Ag Plastic Recycling

NEW! Green County was recently featured in a video by the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board highlighting the ag plastics recycling program. The program is keeping about 125 tons of ag plastic out of landfills every week. See how recycling ag plastic is helping Wisconsin farmers and the environment on the video. Green County has collected over […]

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