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MAQA Workshop Set for December 26, 2014

Any Youth wanting/needing to attend a MAQA Workshop to meet Lafayette County Market Animal Sale Requirements, join us on December 26 from 8-10 a.m. at the Darlington High School Ag Room. This information is also posted on the Wisconsin MAQA Website found at:  http://fyi.uwex.edu/maqa/maqa-meetings/


2014 Lafayette Co. Steer Weigh-ins Set

Any Youth wanting to identify a steer for the Lafayette County Fair, bring your animal with your COOL paper to the weigh-in, set for December 30, 2014 (from 9-12 p.m.).  Follow the link for more information!  Steer Weigh-in Informational Sheet steer weigh-in letter to exhibitors.2014 More Information will be forth coming for other livestock weigh-in […]


Snowmobile Safety Classes Set

If you would like to obtain your snowmobile safety certificate, or know of someone who would like to attend, please share this information!  Thanks! The snowmobile safety course will be held on Thursday, Dec. 11th starting and 6 p.m. and on Saturday, Dec. 13th starting at 8 a.m. If you know of anyone who has […]


2015 Scholarship Opportunities

It is time to start thinking about scholarships! Opportunity The Wisconsin 4-H Foundation will award more than $10,000 in scholarships to outstanding Wisconsin students pursuing higher education in 2015.  To be considered for financial support, applications must be received by the Wisconsin 4-H Foundation by March 15, 2015. Wisconsin 4-H Foundation scholarships are awarded to […]

4-H Clover

4-H Members are winners!

In an effort to reward 4-H Members who have filled out their online memberships, the Lafayette County 4-H Leaders Association is giving away the following prizes: 10 ($5 gift cards) and 1 ($10 gift card) to the following individuals. . . Top Prize:  Katie Larson = $10 Gift Card $5.00 Gift Card Winners: 1.  Kaci […]


Community Leadership Alliance 2015 Enrollment

Applications are being accepted for the Community Leadership Alliance class of 2015. Our mission is to develop a base of informed and motivated community-minded leaders.  The program’s goal is to build alliances to unify communities throughout Southwest Wisconsin. Does that sound like you? We would love to have you join us. Read more about us […]


Funding for Rural Schools

The future of public education, and rural public schools in particular, will be the subject of a public forum hosted by two state legislators, one Republican and one Democrat, on Tuesday, October 7, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the library at Pecatonica High School in Blanchardville, WI. Rural Schools Funding