Pollinator Walk

Come learn about the methods and techniques for successfully establishing a pollinator meadow in northeast Wisconsin.  Specific topics:  Site preparation, designing a seed mix, planting methods, what to expect eh first year, long term maintenance.  August 17, 2017 – Ann Reed’s Farm – 8-10 am and Debbie Boettcher’s Farm – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  […]

Read More...

2017 Summer Hop Field Day

Thursday, August 10, 2017 – 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Bohica Hops Farm, Jim and Bob Conant, 11523 Formica Road, Tomah, WI.  Cost is $20.00.  See attached for further details:  2017 hop summer field day

Read More...

Women Caring for the Land Events

July 25 – Brooks Farms, Waupaca, August 2 – Autumn Moon Farm, Belleville, August 8 – Salas Farm, Burnett, August 9 – Glacial Lake Cranberries, Wisconsin Rapids, and August 15 – Blue Ox Organics, Wheeler.  Each event runs from 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. and kicks off with coffee and networking!  Lunch is a potluck […]

Read More...

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 […]

Read More...

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 […]

Read More...

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 […]

Read More...

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 […]

Read More...