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Soil Health Workshop in Fort Atkinson

Interested in improving soil health? You’re invited to attend the Soil Health Workshop in Fort Atkinson on March 5th from 4:30-8:00pm with registration at 4:00pm. REGISTER HERE! Soil Health Event Postcard Agenda:  4:30-6:00 pm Soil Health: The What, Why and Hows: Hear from local farmers about how they are using cover crops and no-till to build […]

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Boletín Fit Families de febrero

La primavera está a la vuelta de la esquina. ¡Es hora de empezar a pensar en el jardín! ¿Cultivarás las mismas verduras y / o frutas que el año pasado? ¿O vas a probar algo diferente este año?¿Tiene un niño caprichoso en la mesa? Intenta ofrecerles cosas diferentes y diviértete con ellas. La comida no […]

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February Fit Families Newsletter

Spring is around the corner. It’s time to start thinking about the family vegetable garden! Will you grow the same vegetables and/or fruits as last year? Or will you try something different this year? Have a fussy kid at the table? Try offering them different things and have fun with them. Food should not be […]

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Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) Training Program

Walworth, Rock and Jefferson county Extension Agriculture educators bring you this most valuable training program. GET BQA CERTIFIED! Learn how to produce the highest quality beef. This training and quiz will meet requirements for your operation to be BQA certified. Tuesday February 19th 6-9PM Whitewater Innovation Center – 1221 Innovation Dr Whitewater WI 53190 $15 […]

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Wisconsin Farm Bureau Essay Contest

Wisconsin Farm Bureau to hold essay contest for students in 4th and 5th grade. Each year Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation and We Energy sponsors the Ag in the Classroom Essay Contest, open to all 4th and 5th grade students in Wisconsin.  The essay is promoted in grade schools throughout the state by county Farm Bureaus.  […]

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Interested in Traveling?

Each year, the Out of State Exchange group plans multiple trips. Currently, they are planning:  Trip 1: Mystery Trip for members in grades 8-13. A 3 day-2 night trip over a long weekend in late April or early May. Cost: about $100. (Out of Wisconsin)  Trip 2: Mystery Trip for members in grades 6-8.  A 3 […]

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Jefferson, WI Tack Sale

JEFFERSON WI TACK SALE THIS WEEKEND JANUARY 20th 9AM-1:30PM Jefferson County Fairgrounds Activity Center Click on flyer for more information! Vendors, registration information is on flyer. Jefferson Tack Sale 2019

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Boletín de enero de Fit Families

Tenemos un clima interesante. A veces hace frío, a veces hace más frío y, a veces, hace suficiente calor afuera para salir a jugar. Es importante tener actividades planeadas teniendo en cuenta el clima. Hay algo especial en trineos sobre nieve fresca. Si hace demasiado frío afuera, toca algo de música adentro y diviértete bailando […]

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Fit Families January Newsletter

Interesting weather we’re having. Sometimes it’s cold sometimes it’s colder and sometimes it’s warm enough outside to go out and play! It’s important to have activities planned with the weather in mind. There is just something special about sledding on some fresh snow. If it’s too cold outside, play some music inside and have some […]

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Poultry Winter Workshop 2019

Poultry Winter Workshop day!  All 4-H, FFA, and other youth and their families are invited for a fun and informative day to learn about poultry from our expert speakers!  Lunch will be provided, and we will have a fun interactive trivia game in the afternoon.  All youth will be divided into teams, no preparation needed.  […]

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