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Community Strength Training Program!

Adams County UW-Extension will be offering the Strong Women Program, a 12-week exercise program for middle-aged and older men and women.  The program will begin on April 17th at 10:00 at the Adams Community Center with an informational session and screening.  The class sessions will be held twice a week on Wednesdays and Fridays at […]


Because of UW-Extension” Social Media Campaign

Gov. Scott Walker’s 2015-2017 proposed Wisconsin budget includes a $150 million base cut to the University of Wisconsin System. This severe and abrupt cut represents an approximate 13 percent reduction to the State of Wisconsin’s General Purpose Revenue (GPR) support for the UW System. Because UW-Extension is part of the UW System, this cut will […]

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Kids Day

April 11, 2015 Adams-Friendship High School 1109 East North Street Adams, WI 53910 Free fun-filled day for kids. Petting zoo, activities, demonstrations, face painting and more.   Performances 10:15 AM – Adams County Sheriff’s Department Canine Demonstration 11:30 AM & 12:30 PM – David Landau, Musician

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Strengthening Families Program

Register now for the Strengthening Families Program.  Starts Tuesday, March 3rd.  Register by Tuesday, February 24th.  For more information and to register click on the Strengthening Families brochure. Strengthing Families Brochure 2015


Managing Money

Interested in learning how to better manage your money and stay ahead?  Come to a series of workshops presented by Leah Eckstein Family Living Educator, UW-Extension.               January 13th   MONEY MATTERS             January 20th   CHECK IT OUT             January 27th   PAY YOURSELF FIRST             February 3rd   TO YOUR CREDIT   11:30-12:30 THE FRIENDSHIP CONNECTION 252 […]


Earned Income Tax Credit

EITC is for working people who earn less than $52,427.  This year the credit can be from $2.00 up to $6,143.  The credit amount changes based on: if you are single or married if you have no children or the number of children you have the amount you earned For more information Get the Credit You […]

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2014 Farm Bill Commodity Program Meeting

The 2014 Farm Bill which was passed last February has proven to be a rather complicated program. In Wisconsin the commodity crops covered include corn, soybeans, wheat and oats. Crops not covered in the program include alfalfa, potatoes, cranberries and other specialty crops. Most potato and vegetable growers have base acres from other farms which […]

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Money Matters

Managing money can be difficult for anyone. Interested in learning how to better manage your money and stay ahead?  Come to a series of workshops presented by Leah Eckstein Family Living Educator, UW-Extension. For more information check out Money Matters 2015


2015 Sesquicentennial & Century Farm & Home Programs

In 2014, 163 property owners were honored at the Wisconsin State Fair as part of the awards program. For additional forms for either the Sesquicentennial or Century Farm applications please click the links below. 2015 Century Farm or Home Application 2015 Sesquicentennial Farm or Home Application Application deadline is MARCH 1, 2015.  Any questions pertaining […]