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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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To Go or Not to Go?

Making decisions about activities & events during COVID-19 Are you still struggling to make decisions in the light of the ever-changing COVID-19 pandemic? Us too! See this Brief-Decision-Guide for an updated and simplified resource.

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Wisconsin Beef Quality Assurance Certification

December 7, 5:30 PM, Ag Center, Baldwin December 9, 9:30 AM, Extension Offices, Pierce, Polk & Barron Co. RSVP REQUIRED Seven (7) days before the meeting date as attendance is based on location capacity and to follow any COVID guidelines in place at that time. NO walk-ins will be ALLOWED. Due to limited capacity, it […]

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Civil Leadership for Vibrant Communities

Want to learn how to foster civil conversations and welcome diverse perspectives? Here’s an engaging way to learn and lean into civil leadership to build vibrant communities by honing civil leadership skills. https://leadershipdevelopment.extension.wisc.edu/programs/civil-leadership-for-vibrant-communities/ Wisconsin communities struggle with issues ranging from affordable housing and broadband connectivity to public health crises and the impact of catastrophic storm […]

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WeCOPE

WeCOPE Sept 2021 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. This 7-week program meets via Zoom once a […]

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NEW Instagram Page for WI Families and Caregivers

Find posts with new content Monday – Friday that links back to long-term, research-based Extension resources such as co-parenting, Raising Caring Kids, Just in Time Parenting, Parenting the Preschooler, Strong Feelings/emotion coaching, and more.

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Nonprofit Peer Learning Program Polk & St. Croix Counties

Nonprofit Peer Learning Program Polk & St. Croix Counties Pilot Project in Polk & St. Croix Counties, Sept-Dec., 2021 See schedule below. All real-time sessions (whether in-person or virtual) will be on Wednesdays, from 2:00-4:00pm. Polk & St. Croix Nonprofit Training Flyer Please indicate your interest in this program by completing this form. Description: The nonprofit peer […]

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Grazing Management for the ‘Drier than Normal’ Forecast

Grazing Management for the ‘Drier than Normal’ Forecast By Yoana Newman The seasonal temperature and precipitation forecast for the summer in Wisconsin and Minnesota shows greater chance to experience above than normal temperatures with moderate drought conditions prevailing across the northern Great Lakes region. We are also under a neutral state, not warming “El Niño” […]

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Practicing the Pause

Introduction to Practicing the Pause Welcome to Practicing the Pause, a self-care community of practice brought to you by the University of Wisconsin – Madison Division of Extension Community Educators. Practicing the Pause is a weekly, 30-minute virtual space to practice a variety of techniques to calm your mind and body, decrease stress, and increase […]

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Determining the Value of Standing Alfalfa in 2021

Kevin Jarek – UW-Madison, Division of Extension, Crops and Soils Agent – Outagamie County The “fair” value of any given alfalfa stand can vary tremendously. The absence of daily quotes as compared to other agricultural commodities (grains) requires us to rely on the most recent hay market prices available at https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/forage/h-m-r/ Determining the Value of […]

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