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Dreams of Green Annual Garden Meeting – April 24th, 5:30 p.m.

Need a spot for a garden and don’t have the room?  A community garden is being made available through the cooperative efforts of Zion Lutheran Church, Shawano County WIC Program, and the Shawano County UW-Extension Office. The garden is located on the corner of Lincoln and Zingler Streets next to Zion Lutheran Church in Shawano.  Water is […]

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All-Star Shootout

Shawano County Shooting Sports will once again host its annual All-Star Shootout on May 12th and 13th.  Shooting Sports project members from all around the state will attempt to show off their accuracy as they compete at the Crawford Center in Shawano.  All-Star Shootout Registration is available online.  All project members are encouraged to register.  Parents are asked […]

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Gardening Classes

April 10 – Basic of Seed Saving May 1 – Gardening Basics May 8 – Container Gardening June 5 – Planting the Garden All classes will be held in the Engel Room at the Shawano City/County Library, 128 S Sawyer St, Shawano at 5:30 p.m.  No charge to attend.  Please pre-register by calling (715) 526-3829 […]

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Growing Your Garden Workshops

Please join us as we cover gardening basics and different gardening techniques to get your garden started off on the right foot.  Monday, April 10-Seed Starting, May 1-Garden Basics, May 15-Container Gardening, June 5-Three Sisters Gardening.  Sponsored by Shawano County UW-Extension and Stockbridge-Munsee Community.  All workshops held at the Mohican Family Center from 12:00 p.m. […]

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Saddle and Sirloin Award

The UW-Madison Saddle & Sirloin Club is offering up to five $100 Awards for Beginning 4-H or FFA Swine project members.  There awards will help members get started in the swine industry.  Return the Saddle & Sirloin 2017 Application before April 22nd.

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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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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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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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