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UW-Extension Pest Management Field Day for West Central Wisconsin

UW-Extension will host a pest management field day for corn, soybeans, and alfalfa on Thursday June 28 from 1:00 – 3:00 in west central Wisconsin. The field day will be held one half mile west of the Trempealeau and Jackson County line on the north side of highway 95.  Watch for Extension signs marking the […]

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Signup Today for 4-H Summer Camp

4-H Summer Camp: The Great Outdoors July 17-19, 2018 Lost Falls Campground, west of Black River Falls Explore the beautiful outdoors of Jackson County. Learn bike safety and maintenance then go for a ride. Practice your fishing cast and learn about the fish in the Black River. Learn how to use a compass and recognize plants […]

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June 2018 UWEX Pest Management Field Day for West Central Wisconsin

Press Release: UW-Extension Pest Management Field Day Contact: Steve Okonek Trempealeau County Extension or Trisha Wagner Jackson County UW-Extension  UW-Extension Pest Management Field Day for West Central Wisconsin  UW-Extension will host a pest management field day for corn, soybeans, and alfalfa on Thursday June 28 from 1:00 – 3:00 in west central Wisconsin.  The field […]

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Extension Internship Opening

Extension Internship Opening Are you interested in making a positive impact in Jackson County?  Are you interested in hands-on learning and doing that will provide skills for future jobs? Jackson County University of Wisconsin-Extension, Cooperative Extension is looking for individuals who are passionate about helping others to fill a vacancy for an Extension internship. We […]

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4-H Makes Space for Upcoming Plat Book

Jackson County 4-H Parents and Leaders Association, Inc. 227 South 11th Street, Black River Falls, WI  54615 (715) 284-4257 For Immediate Release April 18, 2018 Contact: Monica Lobenstein, Youth & Families Extension Educator 715-284-4257 4-H Makes Space for Upcoming Plat Book Every three years, Jackson County 4-H produces a plat book, which is a detailed, full-color […]

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Jackson County Food Pantry

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: Jackson County Food Pantry […]

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Sugar Shockers!

Check out the newest Food $ense Newsletter for April, May and June focused on sugars in beverages.   Loaded with great tips and strategies to work towards ZERO sugar sweetened beverages each day – living the 5210 way!! April-June 2017 Food $ense Newsletter   Check out this quarters Food $ense Newsletter for information on sugar: […]

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4-H Summer Camp Registration Now Open

4-H Summer Camp: The Great Outdoors July 17-19, 2018 Lost Falls Campground, west of Black River Falls Explore the beautiful outdoors of Jackson County. Learn bike safety and maintenance then go for a ride. Practice your fishing cast and learn about the fish in the Black River. Learn how to use a compass and recognize […]

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Register for 2018 Jackson County Caprine Day

Open to all goat enthusiasts! Early registration is strongly encouraged Proceeds go to purchase new pens in the Jackson County Fair Park Goat Barn When: May 19, 2018, 9am – 3pm Where: Jackson County UW-Extension Office 227 South 11th St Black River Falls, WI 54615 Cost: Lunch is included in price $20 per adult $15 per […]

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2018 Jackson County Livestock Workshop Dates

All dates are tentative. January 10 – Livestock Education Committee Meeting – 7pm UWEX January 27 – Beef Weigh-In – 9am-12pm Sparta Equity Sale Barn Feb TBD – Pig/Sheep Nutrition Selection Workshop – at UWEX March 10 – Cheesemaking (RSVP Required) location TBD March 14 – Livestock Education Committee Meeting – 7pm UWEX April 21 […]

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