Extension Dairy E Newsletter

Written by Ryan Sterry, Extension Regional Dairy Educator Don’t miss out, sign up today to receive UW-Madison Extension’s Dairy E Newsletter.  We will dive into two main topics each issue and highlight one of our specialists or educators.  Also we will share an upcoming calendar of events, so you know when there are dairy events […]

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Project Discovery Days

Project Discovery Days Project Discovery Days will begin November 12th at the Barron Government Center with projects being offered in Woodworking, Perler Beads, Cultural Arts, and Dogs. Registration will be via 4-H online and is now open. Save the dates for future Discovery Days Saturday, December 3, 2022  Saturday, February, 11, 2022 Saturday, March 11, […]

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Come and Join Us for the Somali 101 Class!

Learn to greet your Somali neighbors, customers, an clients!! DATE: Saturday, November 12, 2022 TIME: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm PLACE:  Barron County Government Center, 335 E. Monroe Avenue, Barron, WI 54812. ROOM:  110 Hear about the history of Somalia and how the refugees ended up in Barron, WI.  Taught by experienced Somali instructors.  Ask […]

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Being a 4-H Volunteer-Training guidelines and updates

4-H Volunteer Enrollment Process – CURRENT Volunteers In Preparation Training:  Currently required for all new volunteers.  Our team is working through some revisions to the content, but they aren’t ready yet.  Continue to facilitate VIP in-person or through Zoom as it is for now. Mandated Reporter Training:  Currently required for all new volunteers.  It is […]

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Educational travel opportunities

Wisconsin 4-H is excited to announce educational travel opportunities will be resuming in full capacity in 2023! Check out below for information on some of the amazing opportunities! More information will be shared out once available. NOTE: Barron County 4-H Adult Leaders Association will reimburse UPTO 50% of these trip experiences, an intent to attend […]

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Field Day at the Barron County Demo Plot

On Thursday, September 15, 2022, Michael Geissinger, Barron County Regional Crops Extension Educator, held a field event at the Barron County demo plot. The plot is newly established, inter-seeded cover crops.  It is located at 1393 19th Street, Cameron, WI 54812. The event was focused on soil conservation topics and introducing the Barron County demo […]

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Last Season Mini Webinars

Fall “Lawndry” List Date:  Wednesday, August 31st Time:  12:00 pm Fall is a good time of year to give your lawn some TLC.  Join us to learn more about lawn fertilizer requirements and recommendations for this time of year, aeration and overseeding, and the basics of weed control. Presented by:  Paul Koch, Associate Professor, Department […]

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Wisconsin Horticulture Website

Wisconsin Horticulture Website:  hort.extension.wisc.edu Check out this website!!  This website can be searched to find articles on hundreds of gardening topics!! You just type in your topic for the “search button” and you will be amazed with the amount of information available to you. If you have a gardening question, you can go to this […]

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