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Crop Management Field Day-July 17th

Abnormally wet and cool conditions throughout the state have created a challenging start to this year’s growing season. Farmers may be left wondering what impact these weather conditions will have on crop health as the summer progresses. UW-Extension will be hosting a crop management field day on July 17 to address regionally specific field crop […]

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Dairy Project Fitting & Showmanship Clinic

Katie Coyne, a Dairy Youth Educational Avocate and Showmanship coach will be providing this exceptional educational opportunity!   SCHEDULE: – 10:30 AM – Registration – 10:45 AM – Washing Demonstration* – 11:15 AM – Showmanship Demonstration – 11:30 AM – Hands on Showmanship with Individual Coaching – 12:30 PM – Fitting Demonstration”   *Please bring […]

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Summer of Science (SOS)

Join us all of July for fun Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math events every week! Try some amazing chemistry experiments with Mad Science Mondays from July 1st-August 5th. Bring out your inner inventor with our Club Tech Days on July 23rd and 24th. These events are open to both 4-H and community youth and cover […]

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Recipes are Needed for Jackson County 4-H Cookbook!

As one of our fundraisers, 4-H Parents and Leaders Board will be creating and selling a cookbook! The cookbook will be a professionally printed soft cover/spiral bound book. That’s where you come in – current 4-H Members, alumni and their family will contribute all of the recipes!  We need every family to contribute ONE recipe […]

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Guide to Healthy Drinks

What you drink is as important as what you eat. Many drinks have extra sugar.  They may offer little or no nutrients. Use this guide to help you make healthy choices: FW-10.18-7-Healthy Drinks_V6B FW-01.19-5-Healthy Drinks_SPANISH

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Food Pantries in the Jackson County Area

1 in 7 Americans struggle to get enough to eat. In fact, hunger or food insecurity exists in virtually every community in the United States. Do you or someone you know need help being food secure? Check out the resources to help families access a sufficient quantity of affordable, nutritious food: Jackson County Food Pantry […]

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Guidelines for Consuming Late Season Produce Exposed to Floodwater

Guidelines for Consuming Late Season Produce Exposed to Floodwater Cov Tsheej Txheem Rau Kev Noj Zaub Lub Caij Lig Uas Raug Dej Nyab (HMONG) Pautas para consumir productos expuestos a inundaciones al final de la temporada de cultivo (SPANISH) Heavy rains and the flowing water that results can contaminate plants growing in the garden and […]

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2019 State Quiz Bowl and Skillathon Contest Results

Jackson and Trempealeau Counties had an impressive showing at the state Livestock Quiz Bowl and Skillathon Contests on Saturday, March 2, 2019!  In the words of their coach Jessie Oberlin “I am soooooo proud of these kids because they work hard, they have fun, and they are a joy to take anywhere because they are […]

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2018 Jackson County Plat Books are HERE!

The new 2018 edition of the Jackson County Plat Book will be available for purchase TODAY at the Jackson County UW-Extension office located at 227 S. 11th Street in Black River Falls, as well as Moe’s, Scholze’s, and the County courthouse. The books cost $35 each (+$8.00 to have it mailed). The sale of plat […]

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