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2016 Alfalfa PEAQ Stick Readings

Updated PEAQ stick readings from around the county will be posted on the Shawano County UWEX webpage scroll on Monday and Thursday evenings.  The results will also be posted on the Shawano County Agriculture Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/uwex.shawano.ag/


What’s Your Farm’s Future? Farm Transition and Estate Planning 

This workshop will explore the issues and considerations for farm succession in today’s economic climate. Topics to be covered include: A Blueprint of Farm Succession Planning—how to get started on your plan Opening the Line of Communication—why it’s so difficult and how to get the conversation started Recent changes in Medicaid Eligibility and Recovery Rules […]


Shawano County Forage Council Annual Meeting

Join us on February 18th, 10:30 to 2:30 at The Main Event in Cecil for the: Shawano County Forage Council Annual Meeting and Forage Production Clinic. Presentations Optimizing Alfalfa Production in Northeast WI – What We’ve Learned from Regional Research ~ Kevin Jarek, Outagamie UW-Extension Crops and Soils Agent Managing No-till, Cover Crops and Forage […]


Pesticide Applicator Training

You have two options to become certified or recertified as a private pesticide applicator. The first option is to attend one the private pesticide applicator training programs conducted by UW-Extension and then satisfactorily complete the evaluation at the end of the session. The minimum score to pass the examination for those attending the training session […]


Learn More About Your Land – Woods Forums

February 2nd | 5:30-7:30 pm | Tilleda Getting Rid of Invasive Plants in Your Woods Learn about invasive plants in our area, why they are a menace, and methods to control them. February 16th | 5:30-7:30 pm | Caroline Wildlife in Your Woods Learn to enhance your woodlands to attract a variety of wildlife. Hear from Merlin […]


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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Livestock Weigh-Ins Return

  Livestock Junior Fair Exhibitors: The ban on spring livestock weigh-ins has been LIFTED by the State Veterinarian.  Our 4-H Livestock Key Committee has voted to bring back the spring weigh-ins and Rate of Gain contest for 2016.  This means that all market beef, sheep and swine project animals will have initial spring weigh-ins on […]

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Strong Bones Program

Our Strong Bones Program is in full swing but it’s not to late for you to join!! Just give our office a call to find out how. Our next session start date will be March 28th, 2016. Strong Bones Program Link