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Extension Program Overview and FAQ

Have you ever wondered what, exactly, Extension is and what it does? Fear not!  Part of what we do here at the Extension is provide factual, researched information. Check out these excellent resources!  If you have any questions or would like to know more about any of the programs listed, please contact the office at […]

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I Love Lincoln County 4-H!

Let’s fill Lincoln County with our Love of 4-H!  We’ve been here for 102 years!  Lets show everyone what we’re made of! Help us share the love of Lincoln County 4-H!  Fill out the form at bit.ly/LC4HLove

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Corn Silage, Cover Crops, and Winter Forages Field Day

Corn Silage, Cover Crops, & Winter Forages Field Day Wednesday, September 21 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (plus corn silage sampling times) Hosted by North Central Technical College’s Agriculture Center of Excellence (6625 Cty. Road K; Wausau, WI 54401) Free event, including three free corn silage moisture samples per farm ($10 per sample for additional […]

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Now’s the Time to become a Wisconsin 4-H Shooting Sports Leader!

A Wisconsin 4-H Shooting Sports Leader may be certified in archery, coordinator, muzzleloader, pistol, rifle and shotgun disciplines. Leaders may only teach in the discipline in which they are certified. An adult leader cannot provide hands-on or safety instruction without a 4-H certified leader supervising the range. Date: September 17, 2022 Time: 8AM – 5PM Disciplines: […]

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Why Join 4-H — In Three Easy Facts

1. 4-H is everywhere — and any where! 4-H started out 100 years ago as an organization for kids who lived in the country, but that was a long time ago. Now 4-H is in big cities, in small towns and suburbs and in rural areas. 4-H clubs meet in community centers, members’ homes, Extension […]

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4-H Express: July- August ’22 Newsletter

Keep up with all the things that Lincoln County 4-H is doing! Check out the current issue Download the PDF Read As Flipbook Or skip to the page you what to read: Page 1 Welcome letter about the Fair Page 2-3 Summer Camp Page 4-5 Trip to Washington DC Pages 6 Fair Entry & Help […]

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Come to the Happy Campurrs Cat Show!

Be a part of the 32nd Annual Purebred & Household Pet Cat Show August 20 & 21, 2022. The Central Wisconsin Cat Club is proud to host the National show for the American Cat Fanciers Association. This show will be held at Faith Christian Academy School Gym (Formerly St. Matthew’s School), 225 S. 28th. Ave., […]

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Safe Storage and Disposal of Medication

More than 2.9 million opioid prescriptions are written every year in Wisconsin.  And when unused or expired medications start to pile up, it’s easy for them to fall into the wrong hands.  Far too often, medications that get overlooked cause unintended harm or become a gateway to misuse. Disposal Option:  Permanent Medication Drop Boxes Gather […]

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Welcome to Elizabeth McCrank – Community Development Educator

Lincoln County Extension (Division of Extension, UW Madison) is pleased to announce the arrival of Elizabeth McCrank as its new Lincoln County Community Development Educator. She joins a dedicated team of professional educators serving the residents and organizations of the county. Besides Elizabeth, current staff include Debbie Moellendorf (Health & Well Being/Positive Youth Development Educator), […]

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