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Nutrition Education Food $ense Newsletter for July – September

Hot off the presses the next issue of Food $ense is packed with tips and recipes to help you have a healthy and fun summer!!  Topics include: Health during Summer Months Farmer’s Market strategies Summer Food Safety Grilling tips Ideas for picnics and summer fun Click on the link to read: Food$ense Newsletter July-Sept 2016 […]

Food Resources

Food Security Resources in Jackson County

1 in 7 Americans struggle to get enough to eat. In fact, hunger or food insecurity exists in virtually every community in the United States. Do you or someone you know need help being food secure? Check out the resources to help families access a sufficient quantity of affordable, nutritious food: http://www.fmpfoodbank.org/get_help.phtml/jackson_county/


August 11th Coulee Grazier Pasture Walk – Kling Farm

You’re invited…. The Klings are in the process of transitioning their 250 cow dairy to organic production. They have been working to develop rotational grazing paddocks for cows and heifers. This and grass species selection will be part of the discussion for the August pasture walk. The Klings look forward to your visit! Light lunch […]


2016 Jackson County UW Extension Day Camp for Preschoolers

For children between the ages of 3-5  (OR entering Kindergarten in Fall) Join us! Three different sites on three different days, with three different schedules of events… Thursday, July 14th-Melrose Tank Park (corner of Third St and W. Hogg St) 9:30 a.m.—11:30 a.m. “Our Furry Friends Who Predict the Weather” Thursday, July 28th-Black River Falls […]

Farm Account and Record Book

Wisconsin Farm Account and Record Book

Wisconsin Farm Account and Record Books are now available at the Jackson County UW Extension Office. This paper ledger record keeping system includes a complete, adequate bookkeeping system designed to provide all of the figures needed to prepare farm tax returns and farm profit and loss statement for the year. Please feel free to stop […]

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Produce Exchange

Do you have extra produce and don’t want it to go to waste?  If so please see the Jackson County Produce Exchange chart Here there are a list of locations you can drop off your extra produce to go to hungry families in Jackson County!


Fair Park Contact

If you need information about the Fair Park please contact: Steve Peterson Parks & Recreation 101 S 2nd Street Black River Falls, WI 54615 715-284-9246