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More information on the 4-H Educator position and to apply: https://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/en-us/job/513982/4h-program-educator-st-croix-county More information on the HDR position and to apply: https://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/en-us/job/513983/human-development-relationships-educator-pierce-county

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Baby Formula Shortge

Baby Formula Shortage Many families rely on formula to feed their babies and have found shortages of formula in stores. The shortage is due in part to the recall of formula manufactured by Abbott Nutrition that may be contaminated with Salmonella or Cronobacter, two pathogens that are extremely harmful to infants, The facility that made the […]

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4-H 2022 Summer Offerings

St. Croix County 4-H has exciting opportunities this summer: PO-CROIX-BAR Outpost Camp: June 7-9:  for campers currently in 7 – 8 grade  Registration Deadline MAY 13! 22 Outpost Camp Registration PO-CROIX-BAR Base Camp: June 7-9:  for campers currently in 3 – 6 grade Registration Deadline MAY 13! 4-H Camp 2022 Registration (base camp) Cloverbud Camp: […]

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PRIORITIZING MENTAL HEALTH ON THE FARM

Joy Kirkpatrick, a farm succession specialist with the University of Wisconsin–Madison Division of Extension, offers tips for managing mental health during the busy spring season. https://www.cooperativeownership.com/around-the-table/prioritizing-mental-health/

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Hay Pricing Spring 2022

Hay Pricing Spring 2022 The value of standing alfalfa hay can vary tremendously. Potential yield, dry hay prices, and harvest costs all play a factor. This short video walks buyers and sellers through considerations for pricing standing alfalfa hay to aid in their negotiations for the upcoming growing season. Helpful Links of Interest: Upper Midwest […]

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WeCOPE New 6-Week Series Begins April 28th

Free Extension series to help cope with stress! WeCOPE April 2022 flyer WeCOPE is an interactive program that helps adults cope with life stress. WeCOPE has been shown to reduce stress and depression, increase positive emotions, and improve health. Managing life’s challenges in healthy ways allows participants to take better care of themselves and others. […]

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Adult and Youth Mental Health First Aider Trainings

Adult and Youth Mental Health First Aid dates have been released for the first quarter of the year! To sign up for trainings, please read the attached flyers or go to the WiROSE website – https://wirose.wisc.edu/community-programming/ Adult Mental Health First Aider Flyer Youth Mental Health First Aider Flyer

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CARES Annual Summit – Recorded Video Available!

If you missed the CARES Annual Summit on Wednesday, November 10, 2021 You can watch it right here: Join Pierce-St. Croix CARES as we host a virtual summit on, “How are the Children Now?” In this webinar, Dr. Sharon Belton (WIPPS Lead Researcher) and Linda Hall (Office of Children’s Mental Health) will join us to share […]

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2021 Plat Book Available

St. Croix County 4-H 2021 Plat Book ($40) and Plat Maps ($45) On Sale NOW at the following locations: UW-Madison Extension Office, Baldwin, WI (payment with cash or check only) Gregerson Ace Hardware, Baldwin, WI Doyle’s Farm & Home, New Richmond, WI Thank you for supporting St. Croix County 4-H!

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Corn Silage Harvest

Corn Silage harvest is in full swing! Check out our Extension resources for spot pricing standing corn silage, and the new fact sheet Maximizing Corn Silage Yield and Quality at: https://cropsandsoils.extension.wisc.edu/articles/tools-for-pricing-standing-corn-silage/

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