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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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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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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