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Veterinary Feed Directive & Beef Quality Assurance Workshop

Time is of the essence. . . don’t miss the opportunity to sign up for this workshop at UW Platteville College Farm!  Deadline to register is February 5th!  For workshop details, please open the brochure below. If you’d like to register, please call the UW-Extension Office at (608) 776-4820. VFD BQA Brochure

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2016 Arlington Sheep Day & WI Sheep Breeders Meeting

8TH Annual Arlington Sheep Day AND Wisconsin Sheep Breeders Cooperative 2016 Banquet, Recognition Program & Annual Meeting Saturday, March 1, 2016 at the Public Events Facility, Arlington Agricultural Research Station Please see the flier for more details! 2016 Arlington Sheep Day

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Annual Dairy & Beef Well Being Conference – March 11, 2016

The annual Wisconsin Dairy & Beef Well-Being Conference will be hosted March 11, 2016 at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville and Pioneer Farm. One hundred spots at the conference are reserved for students.  The first 100 students with PAID registration will be guaranteed a space at the conference.  Payment MUST accompany registration, or your registration will not be […]

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Show-Rite Feed Clinic – Feb. 3, 2016 @ Mineral Point High School

If you are interested in learning more about  Animal selection, preparation, husbandry, showmanship, and feeding – please plan to attend the clinic on February 3, 2016 at the Mineral Point High School Agriculture Room.  Clinic starts at 6:00 p.m. – meal will be provided! Show-Rite Show Clinic_Feb 2016

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2016 Lafayette County Steer Exhibitors

Lafayette County Steer Exhibitors. . . please take a moment to view the weigh-in sheets found at: http://lafayettecountylc.weebly.com/ If there is a change needed, please contact the UW-Extension Office at (608) 776-4820. Be kind and share this post with those that might have weighed in, please. Thanks!

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Stakeholder Centered Community Marketing – Teleconference Series

“Stakeholder Centered Community Marketing” Teleconference Series. . . sponsored by the UW-Extension Local Government Center. To register go to: lgc.uwex.edu or call (608) 262-0810. The cost to attend is $20 per program. If you are unable to participate during the live session you can purchase an online audio stream of the presentation. For more information […]

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Veterinary Feed Directive Seminar – Feb. 10, 2016

Veterinary Feed Directive and Beef Quality Assurance Seminar – Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at the Agriculture Technology Center – Pioneer Farm, UW Platteville Program Speakers: Kory Stalsberg, UW- Extension Livestock Specialist for Lafayette & Grant Counties; Dr. Nathan Pyatt – Beef Technical Consultant for Elanco Animal Health; Dr. Jen Rediske – Veterinary Associate Team at […]

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Pesticide Applicator Training

If you need to certify or re-certify, please make a point to stop at the UW-Extension Office and register for the class that fits your schedule! Pesticide Applicator Training (P.A.T.) for Lafayette County Residents. . . February 8 – Belmont Convention Center 9:30 – 3:30 p.m. February 9 – Town Bank, Darlington 9:30 – 3:30 […]

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eParenting News. . . Positive Parenting using Digital Media

Please visit http://fyi.uwex.edu/eparenting/ If you are interested in this e-news for your school, please contact the Lafayette County Extension Office at (608) 776-4820. eParenting® Research shows that digital media can be a positive and powerful parenting tool. eParenting® provides parents and other caring adults ways to connect with children and adolescents using digital media. Be […]

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