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Angela

New WNEP Coordinator

Greeting Adams County! My name is Angela DeSmith, you can call me Angela or Ang.  I am the new Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program (WNEP) Coordinator for Adams County. I am thrilled to work in the community where I reside. My family and I moved to the area in June 2000, from Whitewater, WI. At that […]

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Canning

5 Tips for a Successful Home Canning Season

Start with a research-tested recipe. Just because a recipe is in print, doesn’t mean it’s safe for you and your family.  Start with a recipe that has been tested to make sure that the product is safe and high quality. A great place to begin is with the recipes from the National Center for Home […]

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County Health Rankings

Interested in seeing how your county’s health compares to other counties?  View the interactive app at County Health Rankings and explore the ranking data.

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Adams County 4-H Platbooks

Now Available! Interested in purchasing the New 2015/2016 Adams County 4-H Plat Book? All proceeds go to benefit the 200+ youth in the Adams county 4-H program along with 118 adult volunteers.  All proceeds from the 4-H Plat Boks stay within the county and benefit local 4-H youth.  Thank you for your support! Online:  Go […]

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Agronomic Links of Interest

Where to Find Everything You Need to Know About Everything Agronomic By Don Genrich As I write this it’s raining out, no one is doing any fieldwork, so it’s time to check out web sites to get the latest agronomic information.  Keeping current with agronomic information is easier than ever.  It’s all online, on the […]

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Adams County Helping Hands

Adams County Helping Hands Volunteer Opportunities in Adams County http://volunteeradamscounty.wordpress.com/ This valuable and most helpful website is being announced to you by Lynn Dolata, Angie Loucks, Linda Sheppard, and Jani Zander, a group of four individuals who have participated and graduated from the 2013 Leadership Adams County Program.   The entire class was given the opportunity […]

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Soil Testing

Testing soil about once every three years is usually adequate. Sampling in early spring or late fall assures that you will have     recommendations before buying lime and fertilizer. Avoid sampling soon after fertilizer application as contamination of the soil sample with fertilizer particles will result in erroneous soil test results.If interested in testing […]

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Water Testing

  The most commonly used water test is the Homeowner Package.  If you are unsure of which tests to perform, this package includes the two most important tests to perform regulary on a well, (bacteria and nitrate).  Water test bottles can be picked up here at the Adams UW Extension for a fee of $3.00.  […]

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