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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. We have gotten the permission to return to some activities but not all at this time. Program Covid updates and statewide announcements can be found on the State Master Gardener page: https://mastergardener.extension.wisc.edu/2020/03/20/halt-to-master-gardener-program-volunteer-activities-2/ For LIMITED Approved Activities, an approval form MUST be […]

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COVID 19: Office & Staffing

Extension staff continues to telecommute and remotely deliver our programming. Please email our educators directly. While return-to-office procedures are being worked out, the office is not currently taking walk-in traffic but the public can call 262-284-8288 during normal business hours, 8 am-4:30 pm, with questions. Appointments are required. Social distancing and preventing potential infections are […]

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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 Adult Shooting Sports Certification Opportunity

Attention 4-H Adult Volunteers: A statewide shooting sports certification workshop has been announced. If you are interested in becoming certified in a shooting sport discipline, please read information. Please see the State 4-H Shooting Sports webpage for more details: https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/wi4hshootingsports/certification-workshops/   Location: Price County UW-Extension Office, Philips, WI Date: Saturday, May 22, 2021 Time: 7:45AM check-in to […]

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Emergency Broadband Benefit

Earlier in the year, we shared information that contained a link to a survey related to the quality of broadband access in the state of Wisconsin. Surveys such as these are critical for ensuring that our Federal partners are aware of the difficulties and challenges when it comes to broadband access across the state. It […]

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4-H Conversation Corner: June

June Conversation Corner dates have been announced and all 4-H Leaders – Youth and Adult – are invited to attend! 4-H Educators Jayna, Tracy, and Amy invite all 4-H club and project leaders from Fond du Lac, Ozaukee and Washington Counties to join them for these one-hour (optional) Zooms. These conversations are an opportunity for […]

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4-H Adult VIP Training for May

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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Free Gardening & Pest Webinars

UW-Madison, Division of Extension, is offering a free webinar series for gardening enthusiats, lawn lovers, and anyone interested in WI pests! The events are free and open to the public. Registration is requested to receive the webinar connection link. Please note there is a separate registration for each session. Sign-up for one or all! Testing, […]

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Free Poultry Management Webinar Series

UW-Madison Division of Extension, is offering a FREE webinar series designed to assist home and small scale poultry producers in their management endeavors.  The series will take place on Wednesday evenings between May 12 and June 2, with each event beginning at 7 p.m.  The live discussion events will feature the opportunity to ask questions of presenters. […]

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Rent Smart Training: Spring Classes Announced

Rent Smart announced Spring 2021 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. April 2021: 5, 12, 15,19, 22, 16, 29; from 1-2pm. […]

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Volunteer Training on Youth Mental First Aid Offered

Consider Registering: Volunteer Training on Youth Mental First Aid Offered Statewide (Update 2/9/2021) Spring 2021 seminar dates have been announced! All trainings start at 8:00am and end at 12:30 pm Click on the date below to register.  You will receive a confirmation email and details on how to complete the online class prior to the […]

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Wisconsin Youth Livestock Programming

2021 Livestock Educational Programs! The Wisconsin Youth Livestock Program (WYLP), in connection with the University of Wisconsin Madison Animal & Dairy Sciences Department, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and Division of Extension, are excited to offer these LIVE Virtual Zoom educational programs for the winter/spring of 2020-2021.  These current topics are for youth and […]

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Pesticide Training Update Announced

With the growing number of COVID-19 cases in our county and state, your safety is our top priority. We have made some changes and added some new options to this year’s private pesticide applicator training program (PAT) to help keep our communities safer. Here’s how this impacts you: No in-person training is currently being offered […]

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