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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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Pasture Walk To Be Held At Grass Ridge Farm

Matt Paul and Carl Lippert will be hosting a Pasture Walk at Grass Ridge Farm, on Thursday, September 28th at 1:00 pm. Grass Ridge Farm is located at 5882 County Rd E, Pittsville, WI 54466. The event is free and pre-registration is not required. Discussion will be open-ended but plans to cover grazing of dairy […]

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Pollinator Friendly Farming

We are working with local farmers to establish and conserve native pollinator habitat! Changing how farmland is managed can have a broad and profound influence on populations of bees, butterflies, and a range of other animals.  In 2017, the Oneida County Land & Water Conservation Department received a Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (S.A.R.E.) grant […]

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Tractor Rollbar Rebates Available

  Tractor overturns are the leading cause of farm-related deaths. That’s why it’s so important that each tractor have a rollover protective structure (ROPS). The Wisconsin ROPS Rebate Program reimburses owners up to 70 percent (maximum of $865) toward the total cost of purchasing, shipping and installing individual ROPS. Wisconsin tractor owners can apply for […]

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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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StrongWomen Exercise Program

12-week Strength Training Program StrongWomen is a 12-week exercise program for middle-aged and older men and women. Research shows that this program improves bone density, reduces falls, improves arthritis symptoms, and increases flexibility and strength. Classes are led by certified StrongWomen trainers Tabitha Crane or Dawn Stone. Adams classes begin Tuesdays and Thursdays, April 18th-Jun 29th, 8:00-8:50 a.m. for 12 weeks at […]

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Be Healthy Adams County Survey

We would like your input to improve the health and wellness in Adams County! Be Healthy Adams County is a team working to address needs related to physical activity and nutrition.  In order for us to meet the needs of the county, we need your input!  Please complete a less than 10 minute survey at […]

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