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Rock County Horse Show.2016

Please open the link to see the class list for the 2016 Rock County Jr. Horse Show. . .  Saturday, June 11th. . . Rain or Shine!  2016 Rock County 4-H Open Horse Show

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Free “FUN WEEKEND” at Wisconsin State Parks!

Free Fun Weekend’ across Wisconsin the first weekend in June By nrnews on May 23, 2016 at 3:11 p.m. The first weekend in June offers ample opportunities for people to enjoy the outdoors in Wisconsin as the state celebrates “free fun weekend.” Admission stickers are waived for Wisconsin’s state parks and forests, trail passes are […]

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Class III Milk Prices Approaching 2009 Levels

Cropp: Class III Milk Price Approaching 2009 Levels Wisconsin Ag Connection – 05/23/2016 One of Wisconsin’s leading dairy market experts says things may get worse before they get better. Professor Emeritus Bob Cropp from the University of Wisconsin-Extension predicts that declining cheese prices will result in a Class III price not seen since the fall […]

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MATC FREE Tuition program

MATC hopes free tuition program will help local students ‘see that college is possible’ – Please read the article for more information (found at the link below) http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/education/university/matc-hopes-free-tuition-program-will-help-local-students-see/article_aa2deac2-bef3-5515-83ae-1ffd4f0bc095.html

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Real Faces of Dairy – Essay Contest

Just wanted to let you know that the Real Faces of Dairy essay contest deadline is approaching and we are looking for more entries. It is open to all ages and top prize in each age category is $250!  For more information, please use the link below. http://realfacesofdairy.com/a-tribute-to-you/

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2016 State Fair Reminders!

YES!  It’s Fairtime! Reminder!  The Wisconsin State Fair Junior Show Entry Deadline is: June 1st – postmark for mailed in (paper) entries* *Mailed entries postmarked June 2nd to June 8th are considered late and late fees apply June 1st – 7 pm (Central Time) – online entry deadline** **Online entries after 7 pm Central Time […]

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Lafayette County Horse Project Members

Horse Project Members: One of the project requirements is that you attend at least one clinic with your horse, as well as 2 meetings. If you haven’t been to enough meetings or attended the Midwest Horse Fair (and saved your wristband), then you may need to attend more clinics. Each clinic will focus on showmanship […]

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Lafayette County Swine Exhibitors

Please check your information and make sure it is correct.  If there is a change needed, please contact the UW-Extension Office at (608) 776-4820.  Thanks!   2016 Swine Initial ID

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Youth Shooting Sports Ambassador Opportunity

Youth Ambassador Opportunity August 2-6, 2016 – University of Minnesota Youth currently involved in Wisconsin 4-H Shooting Sports may want to consider expanding their shooting sports experience by applying for the National 4-H Shooting Sports Leadership Institute Applicants, The University of Minnesota is proud to host the 2016 National 4-H Shooting Sports Leadership Institute on […]

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2016 Wisconsin State Fair DNA/RFID Tag Identification Information Update

DNA/RFID tag identification for Commercial Heifers, Crossbred Gilts and Wether Type Ewes and Rams is required for the Junior shows and is only necessary for the non-registered breeding stock.  Breeding stock animals with registration papers from a National Breed Organization being shown in breed divisions need not be DNA/RFID identified through WLIC. Open Sheep and […]

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