Manure Storage / Handling Safety Workshop – 6/12/17

Join UW-Extension for a manure storage and handling safety workshop – at Cottonwood Dairy, LLC in Wiota.  Please see the flyer for more information and registration details.  Plan to register by June 9 to Lafayette County UW-Extension Office (608) 776-4820. Manure Safety Workshop 2017 Release

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WI State Fair Day Camp Counselor

Would you like to be a “Day Camp” Counselor at the 2017 Wisconsin State Fair?  Please see below the “invitation” and “application”. 2017 Fair Camp Counselor Invite 2017 Fair Camp Counselor Application

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Youth Sheep Opportunity – June 29-July 2, 2017

Wisconsin youth have a unique opportunity to be a part of a national show coming to Wisconsin.  The All-American sheep show is in Wisconsin at the Alliant Energy Center, Madison, WI from June 29th – July 2nd.  Not only does it allow youth to show up to almost 20 different breeds of purebred sheep, there […]

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2017 WI Goat Expo – April 29, 2017

Attention 4-H members in the Goat Project. . . or youth who would like to learn more about goats: 2017 Wisconsin Goat Expo – April 29, 2017 9-5 p.m. at the Sheboygan County Fairgrounds Please open the links for more information! Goat Expo Workshop Agenda.2017 Goat Expo April 29.2017

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(Mostly) men-only: WI Town Boards

(Mostly) men-only: Three-quarters of town boards in Wisconsin have no women members By Tom Kertscher on Friday, April 7th, 2017 at 5:00 a.m. How underrepresented are women in elected offices in Wisconsin? “Horrifyingly underrepresented,” says Erin Forrest, executive director of Emerge Wisconsin, which helps Democratic women run for office. Forrest responded to the question on […]

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April 4-H Family Digest – Hot off the press!

Please open the newsletter and read about all of the neat things that are taking place with Lafayette County 4-H!  April Newsletter 2017 All 4-H members that are interested in the  4-H Dog Project, please contact Dee Dunbar, County Dog Leader at: dunbard@uwplatt.edu  

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Lafayette County Sheep Weigh-in, April 22 (9-noon)

Please see below the letter from the Fair Secretary’s office regarding the 2017 Lafayette County Sheep Weigh-ins.  Please note the time difference. . . weigh-ins will be from 9-noon, not 10-noon as previously advertised in the March 4-H Newsletter. Please remember to bring your cool paper with you.  If you need one, please use the […]

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Karst Workshop – March 30 @ Darlington Country Club

Sinkholes, Karst and Groundwater. . . their influence on Agriculture and the Environment in Lafayette County.  Please use the link below for more information on the workshop. Lafayette Co Karst Workshop Agenda Please RSVP to Conservation & Zoning at (608) 776-3836 by Friday, March 24th.

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