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2018 Adams County Clean Sweep

  Adams County Agricultural & Household CLEAN SWEEP DRUG TAKE- BACK & 1/2 PRICE TIRE & APPLIANCE ROUND-UP SATURDAY, JUNE 16, 2018 8:00 – 12 noon Info: 608-339-9178 Adams Co Landfill, 1420 SR 21, Friendship, 53934 For further information about this bi-annual event check out the Clean Sweep Brochure 2018

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Starting a Business/Enhancing Your Existing Business Seminar Series

Owning a business is the dream of many Americans…starting that business converts your dream into reality. But, there is a gap between your dream and reality that can only be filled with careful planning. As a business owner, you will need a plan to avoid pitfalls, to achieve your goals and to build a profitable […]

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Operation Peaceful Family

This is an upcoming program being offered through a collaboration with A-F School District and UW-Extension!  This is a great program for all families with youth age 10-14!!  By just taking the training to become a certified trainer I have learned a lot myself as a parent.  If your children are in this age group […]

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2018 Edible Food Start-Up

There is a great event that is taking place at the UW-Extension Office this month. We are highlighting local and edible food start-up opportunities. If you or others you know may be interested in attending this event. Please note that students are welcome to attend and there is a reduced cost if they attend.  The […]

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Wisconsin School for Beginning Market Growers

Wisconsin School for Beginning Market Growers attracts a variety of people. Some want to start small market gardens while others see this as a part-time job on a few acres. Other participants aspire to grow 10 or more acres of vegetables for retail and wholesale markets. The grower instructors, whose farms range in scale and […]

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Agronomy Update 2018

Announcing the2018 Wisconsin Agronomy Update MeetingsUniversity of Wisconsin – MadisonDepartment of Agronomy The Department of Agronomy will offer Crop Production and Management Meetings at eight locations during 2018. Joe Lauer, Shawn Conley, and Rodrigo Werle will present the latest information on hybrid/variety performance, an analysis and discussion of last year’s growing season, and updated recommendations […]

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2018 Organic Vegetable Production Conference

February 2nd and 3rd Alliant Energy Center, Madison, WI The inaugural 2017 conference brought together 200 participants from around the Midwest and beyond.  This year’s conference will feature farmer panels on cauliflower, cucumbers, tomatoes, strawberries, and niche hoop-house crops.  There will also be time for farmer to farmer round tables on labor recruitment and management, […]

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Wild Parsnip

Wild Parsnip Burns and Blisters Wild parsnip is among the rapidly increasing invasive weeds in many areas of Wisconsin. We see wild parsnip growing up in the roadsides and in other uncultivated areas above other grass and roadside plants. Wild parsnip is a yellow-green, tall plant that grows up to around five feet tall. Wild […]

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