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If it happens on a farm or in a field, the Extension Institute of Agriculture works with you to achieve better results


Preparing youth for successful futures by engaging in fun, hands-on 4-H activities

Supporting Families & Finances

Supporting families in caring for each other in ways that promote growth and understanding


Covering everything from soil to trees, water quality to plant health, and every insect in between.


Providing nutrition education to advance healthy eating habits and active lifestyles for families with limited incomes.

Community Garden

enhance the well-being and beauty of the community by assisting people in growing and consuming fresh produce

News and Events

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ATTENTION HORSE PROJECT. Tonight’s training center (June 6th) has been CANCELLED. The Fairgrounds is being used for an Aqua Fest kids bike race so due to safety, it is cancelled.
Cloverbud Day Camp (August 17th)

Check out this fun opportunity Cloverbuds! On August 17th from 9am-3p Washburn and Barron County with be hosting a Cloverbud Day Camp. It is open to youth who have finished 4k-2nd grade. The registration fee is $10 and the deadline to register is August 1st at https://forms.gle/skx1ituuzWpNY1cA9 If you have questions contact email Beth at […]

Hey Junior livestock exhibitors!Online entries are now open!

Before you enter, make sure you have these items ready:-Electronic copies of registration papers (breeding stockonly- Junior Beef, Dairy Cattle, Goats, Sheep and Swine-YQCA certification number and exact name on certificate-Social Security NumberNew health check-in procedures for sheep exhibitors:https://tinyurl.com/5fuma3xcEntry Deadline:May 24, 2023 at 7pm (Central Time): Online entries closeLate Entry Deadline – late fee charged […]

EAA AirVenture – July 25 Registration is open now through 5 Jun

EAA AirVenture – July 25 Registration is open now through 5 June to get a FREE ticket for 4-H youth interested in attending the greatest airshow on earth on 25 July in Oshkosh!!! Bring your families to join in the aerospace STEM fun!  https://go.wisc.edu/grr59w

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Small Engines Interest

Interested in learning more about Small Engines? Doug Schuebel (4-H Volunteer) would like to organize some working meetings in June. Please fill out this form to help him schedule some dates. (3rd grade and older) Survey/Interest form: https://forms.gle/7mEhWzUbtCuSJFHG6

Barron County Fair Registration

Let the Good Times Grow! Registrations are now open To register visit here: https://go.wisc.edu/8461uy

Barron County Fair Helpful Information for Families

2023 Barron County Fair Helpful information for 4-H Families The Fair showcases and celebrates the achievements of Barron County’s youth involved in 4-H and other youth organizations 4-H members get the opportunity to show what they have been working on and learning throughout the 4-H year in all of their projects. It’s the GRAND FINALE […]

Design a Butterfly Contest

Check out this fun opportunity from the 4-H Teen Pollinator Ignite Project and WI Extension Horticulture Program to raise pollinator awareness through a Design a Butterfly contest! The entry forms are due by June 30th and can be found at https://hort.extension.wisc.edu/files/2023/04/2023-Design-a-Butterfly-Entry-Form.pdf

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