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COVID-19 Master Gardener Program Status

Your patience is greatly appreciated as we respond to the crisis caused by COVID-19.  Your health and safety remains our number one priority. We have gotten the permission to return to some activities but not all at this time. For a list of the LIMITED Approved Activities, please visit the link: https://wimastergardener.org/2020/03/20/halt-to-master-gardener-program-volunteer-activities-2/. These would be […]

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COVID 19: Office & Staffing

Extension staff continues to telecommute and remotely deliver our programming. Social distancing and preventing potential infections are key areas we can help curtail the impacts of this outbreak. Guidance from UW-Madison and local government is to limit on-site work, staff to work remotely, and curtail in-person activities. Our priority is the health of ourselves, our […]

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Extension Resources: COVID-19

You are invited to follow along with Extension as we share the latest resources as they pertain to the COVID-19 outbreak and how Extension is responding via this page as well as the following website: https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/covid19 You are encouraged to follow the Extension Ozaukee County Facebook page as many resources will be shared through social media. […]

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COVID-19 4-H Program Status

The guidance and information shared in these posts will apply to all Ozaukee County 4-H Programs, Events, and Activities. FAQ’s for 4-H programming and other COVID-19 related 4-H news, please read information published at link: https://4h.extension.wisc.edu/4-h-faqs-related-to-covid-19/ Thank you! Any additional Ozaukee County 4-H specific programming questions can be directed to Jayna Hintz, 4-H Program Educator, […]

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Extension Ozaukee County

Extension Ozaukee County provides resources and education in three programming areas: Agriculture, Community Development, and 4-H & Youth Development. Collectively, we: Bring University resources and research to the people of Ozaukee County Work with local governments, organizations, businesses and individuals Create partnerships, foster relationships, and strengthen communities For a brief description of our programming, please see […]

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4-H Conversation Corner: December

Join the Conversation! Calling all 4-H Club and Project Leaders!! Each month we will be offering a different Conversation Corner topic! Club and Project Leaders from Fond du Lac, Ozaukee and Washington County are invited to join these one hour, optional, Zoom meetings. The conversations are an opportunity for leaders to ask questions, brainstorm with other leaders, and […]

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Rent Smart – Winter Training Class

Rent Smart announced Winter 2020 Virtual Training! This free program taught by Extension Educators aims to help make renting a great experience for you! Rent Smart is designed for people with little or no rental experience or those that have had difficulty obtaining rental housing. Rent-Smart-Winter-2021-flier What you will learn: – Planning for and meeting […]

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December ‘Coffee Chat’ for Women in Agriculture

The 2nd online session of the Heart of the Farm-Women in Agriculture online Coffee Chats will be featuring some quick self-care tips to take care of both your mind and body during the holidays. This online series will be held on Monday, December 14th, 10:00-11:00 a.m. The Heart of the Farm-Women in Agriculture online Coffee […]

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Dairy Margin Coverage Decision-Making Webinar

The Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) program is an important risk management tool which dairy producers have access to from the USDA-Farm Service Agency.  This voluntary insurance product allows producers to protect against low margins, specifically the difference between the announced All Milk price and the calculated feed costs to produce milk. UW-Madison, Division of Extension, […]

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LIVE Virtual Tour of new Meat Science & Animal Biologics Discovery Building

The Wisconsin Youth Livestock Program, in connection with the University of Wisconsin Madison Animal & Dairy Sciences Department, College of Agriculture and Life Science and Division of Extension, will host a LIVE Virtual Zoom Tour of the brand-new Meat Science & Animal Biologics Discovery Building. The tour begins at 7 p.m. on Thursday, December 3rd, […]

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Farm Ready Research Webinar Series

Farm Ready Research is Extension’s agriculture winter webinar meeting series for farmers and ag professionals. Join the webinars to learn the most up-to-date information on topics from dairy and livestock production to farm management resources. Sessions begin December 2020 and run through April 2021. Program topics and descriptions can be found by visiting the Extension […]

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4-H Meetings Reimagined: Using Zoom to Lead Fun & Engaging 4-H Meetings

Attention Youth and Adult Club and Project Leaders! Join us for this fun, interactive, and informative seminar! Want to learn interactive ways to keep your club and/or project members engaged virtually? Would you like access to a Zoom Pro Account for your club or project meeting? Open to all Club & Project Leaders (adult and […]

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Heart of the Farm: ‘Coffee Chat’ Virtual Series

University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension’s Heart of the Farm-Women in Agriculture program will start it’s statewide online ‘Coffee Chat’ Fall/Winter program on Monday Nov. 9, 2020 at 10 a.m. ‘Coffee Chats’ will be held on the 2nd Monday of each month (10 a.m. – 11 a.m.) through March 2021. Click Here to learn more or […]

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4-H Adult VIP Trainings Scheduled

New Adult Volunteers are welcome and essential to the 4-H program! 4-H is proud of being a proactive, youth-serving organization with an excellent reputation for providing a healthy and safe environment for its members. The volunteer orientation process assures the quality of the program. To read more about becoming a 4-H Adult Volunteer Leader, please […]

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