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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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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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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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Janesville to Host Crop Production Management Meeting

The Department of Agronomy will offer Crop Production and Management meetings at eight locations during 2019. First one is local and will be hosted on Monday January 7th at 12PM at the Holiday Inn Express 3100 Wellington Dr Janesville WI 53546. Nick Baker, Rock County Extension Agriculture Educator, will be the host. Joe Lauer and […]

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Fit Families Boletín de diciembre

Los niños son copiadores. Si su hijo lo ve haciendo algo, hay casi una garantía de que lo copiarán. Esto es muy importante tener en cuenta al tomar decisiones durante todo el día, al igual que los alimentos que comemos y lo que hacemos con nuestro tiempo. Vayan al mercado juntos, cocinar juntos, comer juntos. […]

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Fit Families December Newsletter

Kids are copiers. If your child sees you doing something, there is almost a guarantee that they will copy you. This is very important to remember when making choices throughout your day, like the food that we eat and what we do with our time. Grocery shop together, cook together, eat together. Talk to your […]

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Turkey Talkin’

Let’s Talk Turkey… Tips for successfully presenting your Thanksgiving bird.  Perhaps the biggest holiday meal of the year is just around the corner. Thanksgiving brings families together from all across the state to share a meal that often centers on roast turkey and all the fixings. To help you prepare the holiday meal, University of […]

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