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Tips for Preparing Your Holiday Turkey

The biggest holiday meal of the year is just around the corner. Thanksgiving brings families together from all across the state to share a meal that often centers on roast turkey and all the fixings. To help you prepare the holiday meal, University of Wisconsin-Extension food scientist Barbara Ingham offers some helpful hints. For more information, please click on the following […]


2015 Master Gardener Program

            The Wisconsin Master Gardener Program 2015 Program Schedule Tuesdays – 6:00-8:30 p.m. Location: Jackson County UW-Extension Office For more information, visit: http://jackson.uwex.edu http://wimastergardener.org 2015 MGV Brochure (00000002)


2015 Poultry Show Ban

Two months after avian influenza led to the depopulation of more than 1.7 million chickens and turkeys in Wisconsin, the state veterinarian has issued two orders restricting participation in poultry events, exhibitions and fairs in Wisconsin. Click on the following links for more information:  PoultryShowBan   &    PoultryCertificationForm

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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!

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Agriculture on Facebook

Get updates on the upcoming Agriculture meetings by adding the UW-Extension Ag page as your friend on Facebook.  Search for Jackson County UW-Extension Agriculture.


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

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2015 Plat Books

The new 2015 edition of the Jackson County Plat Book is now available for purchase at the Jackson County UW-Extension Office, Black River Country Bank, Jackson County Bank, Moe’s and Scholze’s. The price is $35.00. Premium wall maps are also available. For more information call (715) 284-4257. Stop into the Treasurers office at the Courthouse, […]