2017 Summer Beef Meeting

August 16, 2017 – 6:30 p.m. – Oneida Nation Farms, N6010 County Road C, Seymour WI 54165 – Eric Duch, DVM, United Veterinary Service, will be discussing vaccination protocols and products to help beef cow/calf producers decide how to safeguard their herd and improve production.  Lynn Seefeldt, Agriculture Agent, Marquette County, will be talking about tools available to help […]

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Rabbit & Poultry Exhibitors

The last Rabbit and Poultry meeting for members to attend and still be eligible to show at the fair, is going to be held on Aug. 8th at 6:30 pm.  The topic will be “Getting Ready for the Fair”, with a market meeting to follow. A meeting is required to show at the fair and a […]

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Shawano County FAIR Entries

All Junior Fair Entries are due by August 1st. Online entries are strongly encouraged for Junior Fair. The website is up and ready to accept entries!  Go to: www.shawanocountyfair.net and click on Shawano County FAIR, Premium Book, then “Junior Fair Online Instructions”. Enter using the premium book method, NOT the quick entry system. There is now a […]

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Cedar Crest Ice Cream Contest

Cedar Crest Ice Cream and the Wisconsin 4-H Foundation have teamed up to present a Create an Ice Cream Flavor Contest. The contest is open to all Wisconsin 4-H members. Entries are due to Cedar Crest Ice Cream no later than October 1, 2017. ***** Who: All 4-H members in the State of Wisconsin What: Develop and […]

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Horse Open Rides

Horse Open Rides will be held at the Shawano Fairgrounds as follows: July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 and August 13.   Time is from 5:00 to 7pm.  Check the Horse Facebook page for time changes or rain cancellations. These are open to any 4-H affiliated person.  Must have SEI certified helmet (not bicycle), Negative Coggins […]

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4-H Leaders Requesting Fair Pass

Each year, all 4-H leaders are asked to evaluate their work and leadership for the 4-H program on the “Personal Activity Evaluation” form found in the June/July Clover Line. All 4-H leaders need to complete and return the form to receive a fair pass — no exceptions.  Note that free fair passes are not awarded […]

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Mabel’s Flower Garden (WCHUPPAHKIIHAAKAN)

Join us at the Mohican Family Center this summer to learn more about gardening and flowers!  Ms. Mabel Miller and other community members will share their interests in gardening with youth and families on June 2, June 16, July 7, July 21, August 4, August 18 at 1:00 p.m.  Take home plotted plants!  Ages 7 […]

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Pay by Credit Card

            The Shawano County UWEX is now offering credit card payments for all services that we offer. This can be anything from 4-H Camp registrations, Ear Tags, 4-H Literature Orders, Raising a Thinking Child, Strong Bones, PAT Training’s, and different Ag Clinics, etc. (Minimum of $10). If you are interested in […]

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Dog Project Members

Dog exhibits for the current year must include 75% attendance at training meetings. Waivers and proof of vaccinations must be in before training begins. Terry and Diana are training at Complete Canine Care Center on County Trunk B. They will begin training on Tuesdays, May 16 & 23, 6:00pm, then each Tuesday and Thursday in […]

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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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