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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WeCOPE program coming to Green County this spring

WeCOPE is an evidence-based program that helps adults cope with life stress.  WeCOPE is based on the work of Dr. Judith Moskowitz and has been shown to reduce stress and depression, increase positive affect, and improve health behaviors in randomized trials.  Dr. Moskowitz’s work is based on the research that even in the context of life stress such as […]

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Pesticide Applicator Training

The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) has announced that the State of Wisconsin will be giving certification extensions for those certifications that have expired.  Private and commercial pesticide applicators with certifications that expire January 31, 2020-November 30, 2021, can continue to operate as a certified pesticide applicator until December 31, 2021. […]

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2021 Cover Crops Conference- Virtual Meeting

Save the Date!   February 11, 2021 Also, Join us for a Pre-Conference Meet & Greet with Barry Fisher, Blake Vince, & Rick Clark February 10th  –  7:00 pm The Wisconsin Cover Crops Conference will be held on February 10thand February 11thvia Zoom.  The conference will be free, but pre-registration is required.  More information is available […]

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ADK Sorority Donates to HCE Bookworms Program

Monroe’s Omicron chapter of the Alpha Delta Kappa (ADK) Sorority recently made a generous donation in the amount of $100 to the Wisconsin Bookworms program of Green County Home & Community Education (HCE). Each year, the Bookworms program puts eight brand new books into the hands of each child in Leslie Bundy’s 4K/Head Start class […]

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Wisconsin Beef Workshops

UW-Madison Division of Extension Livestock Program announces its Wisconsin Beef Special Edition –virtual series. Extension Livestock Educators, UW Outreach Specialists, and keynote speakers will present current topics on beef production on Tuesday evenings beginning December 8. Each session begins at 7.00 pm CT with a presentation followed by Q & A until 8.30 pm. Join […]

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What Farmers Need to Know About Payroll Tax Deferral

On August 28, 2020, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued Notice 2020-65 (https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-drop/n-20-65.pdf) that provided guidance related to President Trump’s August 8 payroll tax deferral memorandum (Memorandum on Deferring Payroll Tax Obligations in Light of the Ongoing COVID-19 Disaster). The presidential memorandum directed the secretary of the treasury to defer the withholding, deposit, and payment […]

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NCR-SARE Farmer Rancher Grant Program

Farmers and ranchers have a critical insight when it comes to improving their systems. Whether they need to limit off-farm inputs, reduce erosion, create more time for family or community activities, learn marketing skills, or find other ways to enhance their livelihoods, farmers and ranchers can turn to the North Central Region SARE (NCR-SARE) for […]

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