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Youth Tractor & Machinery Safety Certification Course

UW-Extension is presenting the Tractor & Machinery Safety Course for youth ages 12-16 at the Langlade County Resource Center, 837 Clermont St, Antigo, WI June 12th-15th, 2017.  Registration fee is $75.00 and limited to the first 20 paid registrants.  See attached flyer for further information:   2017 Tractor Safety

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A Day with Agriculture Engineers

Are you thinking about modernizing, but have questions?  Bring your questions along with building plan and ideas for an interactive day with UW-Madison Biologic Systems Engineers.  April 12, 2017 10 am – 3 pm.  No charge to $25/person or $40/family.See attached for further details.  A Day with Ag Engineers Flyer

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Livestock Credit Meeting March 20th

Each junior fair livestock (beef, sheep, swine) exhibitor must earn three livestock meeting credits each year to be eligible to sell an animal in the Shawano County Fair Market Animal Sale. There are just a few opportunities left to earn these credits. On March 20th, “Media Influence on the Livestock Industry” will be presented to […]

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Foods Revue & Clothing Revue

Both the Foods Revue and the Clothing Revue will be held on Saturday, April 8th at the Courthouse in Shawano.  Entry forms for Clothing were mailed on February 22nd and Food entry forms can be found in the March Clover Line.  Both have a deadline of March 24th. All 4-H members in Foods and Nutrition […]

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Meet our new Youth Director

Crystal Lepscier I grew up in the Milwaukee area, with connections to family in and around Shawano County. I have earned both my Bachelor of Fine Arts (’05) and my Master’s in Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis (’10) from UW-Madison. Go Badgers! I have spent some time working out in Washington, DC, as well as […]

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60th Annual Agriculture Awards Banquet

60th Annual Outstanding Young Farmer & Friends of Shawano County Agriculture Awards Banquet, Friday, April 7th, The Main Event, 206 N Lemke Street, Cecil, WI.  6:45 pm. Social, 7:30 p.m. Dinner.  $15.00/person.  Preregister by March 31st by calling The Shawano County UW-Extension office at (715) 526-6136.  See attached flyer for further details:  AgAward2017

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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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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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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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