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Ensuring a Farm Legacy

Farm Succession and Estate Planning Workshop – Wednesday, March 22, 2017, 9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.- Premier Community Bank, 745 Hwy 32, Pulaski, WI.  Topics of Discussion:  Estate Planning Tools and Medicaid, Long Term Care, A new Perspective of Securing Farm Loans, UW-Extension Farm Meetings, and Personal Scheduled One-on-One Consultations.  Registration is $25/person or $40/Farm Operation.  Registration […]

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Raising Quality Dairy Heifers Meeting

Making Wisconsin’s calf and heifer industry strong and competitive through university-based research and education.  Wednesday, March 8, Liberty Hall Conference Center, 800 Eisenhower Drive, Kimberly or Thursday March 9, UW-Extension Eau Claire County, 227 1st St, Altoona.  See attached for speaker and registration information:  2017 heifer meeting flier

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Hop Production for the Wisconsin Craft Brew Industry 8th Annual Seminar

Friday,  February 24th – Pre-conference – The Stevens Point Area Convention and Visitors Bureau has organized a brewery and distillery tour. Saturday, February 25th – Conference – Speakers include:  Dr. Daniel Vollmer, Brewing Support Team Anheuser-Bush Inbev. St Louis, Dr. Amanda Gevens, UW-Extension/UW-Madison, Plant Pathology, Michelle Marks, UW-Madison, Plant Pathologist, Dr. Carrie Laboski, UW-Extension/UW-Madiosn & Dr. […]

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Producer and Agribusiness Professionals Peer Group Upcoming Meetings

Meetings start at 6:30 p.m. with a light supper and the presentation/discussion at 7:15 p.m. Free to attend, pre-register by contacting Sarah Mills-Lloyd (920) 834-6845.  See flyer for more information:Peer Group Meeting Flyer February 16, 2017-Oconto Falls Library, 251 N Main St, Oconto Falls, WI: Topic is Financial Business Planning, Presenter: Brian Rieth, Peshtigo National […]

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2017 Private Pesticide Applicator Training Dates

2017 Private Pesticide Applicator training dates will be Wednesday, January 25, 2017 or Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at the Shawano County Courthouse, Room AB at 10:00 a.m.  Cost for the manual and exam is $30.00.  See attached for more information:  2017expirationletter-doc

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New Veterinary Feed Directive

Just released from Bernadette (Bernie) O’Rourke, UW-Extension Youth Livestock Specialist, is the latest information on the VFD: Starting Jan.1, 2017, in order to use feed antibiotics you will need a veterinary prescription in order to do so – not over the counter.  This change DOES NOT apply to injectables. There is a 4 Page pdf […]

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2016-2017 Wisconsin Farm Succession and Estate Planning Webinar Series

Marinette/Oconto/Shawano UW-Extension are offering a series of webinars on farm succession and estate planning.  Pre-registration is recommended.  October 27 – Overview of Succession Planning, November 17 – How Big is Your House? How Big Does it Need to Be?  Financial Analysis for Succession Planning, January 26 – Estate Planning, February 23 – Long Term Care:  […]

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Midwest Manure Summit – February 22 & 23, 2017

*Save the Date* Midwest Manure Summit will be held February 22 & 23, 2017 at the Radisson Hotel and Conference Center, Green Bay, WI.  For more information go to http://www.midwestmanure.org or see attached flyer midwest-manure-summit-brochure-final

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Want to See Your Free Credit Report? UW-Extension Campaign Makes it Easy

‘Check Your Free Credit Report Campaign: 2/2, 6/6, 10/10’ Registers Hundreds The Federal Trade Commission reports that only one out of every three Wisconsin adults checks their free credit report each year—making Wisconsin the sixth lowest of all the states for people checking their credit reports. The University of Wisconsin-Extension’s “Check Your Free Credit Report: […]

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Leadership Shawano County

You can find Jay Moynihan’s Leadership Shawano County class materials on our Leadership Shawano County page. At this link: Leadership Shawano County

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