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Pre-Planning for the Loss of a Loved One

The death of a loved one is very difficult.  It is even more difficult if you have not made plans for what will happen after the death.  To learn more about what you need to do to be more prepared for the death of a loved one, Leah Eckstein, Family Living Educator at Adams County […]

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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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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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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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