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Nutrition Education Program Changes to Meet Needs of New Audiences

A successful nutrition education program is getting a new name to make it relevant and accessible to more audiences. FoodWIse is the new name of Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program (WNEP). FoodWIse, formerly known as the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program, or WNEP, has a long legacy of providing nutrition education to Wisconsin families and individuals with […]


The New Food $ense Newsletter is Here!!

The newest Food $ense newsletter is here.  Filled with recipes and nutrition tips and advice.  Topics this month include: Creating healthy eating patterns Food Needs and Wants Physical Activity Ideas Dietary Guidelines Children’s Health and Wellness october-to-december-2016-food-sense-newsletter entido-comun-alimenticio-octubre-noviembre-diciembre-2016


Cooking With Your Preschooler

Did you know that cooking together with your preschooler can start your child on the road to a lifetime of healthy eating eating? Check out the “Parenting the Preschooler” newsletters to learn more!

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/


2016-2017 Wisconsin Farm Succession and Estate Planning

  For immediate release Friday, August 5, 2016 Joy Kirkpatrick, Outreach Specialist, UW Center for Dairy Profitability Agricultural Leases in Wisconsin – Live webinars on Thursday, August 25 Two live webinars will be offered at various UW-Extension offices across Wisconsin on Thursday, August 25th. This agricultural leasing webinar is the first of a series of […]

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