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“Ready, Set, Go” a Farm Succession Workshop

ELKHORN, WI – “Ready, Set, Go”, a farm succession workshop, will be held on Tuesday, March 17 from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the Walworth County Government Center, Room 220. This workshop will help farm businesses start the process of passing the farm to the next generation and will include topics on tax and […]

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Engaging the Power of Demographic Information for Communities

Dan Veroff, Demographic Specialist, Applied Population Laboratory / University of Wisconsin-Extension  Over the last decade or so, there has been an enormous increase in the availability of data of all kinds.  Where once accessing and using data was in the domain of experts, we can now get data quite easily from websites, apps, infographics, and from […]

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4-H Weekly Update – Looking Ahead to this Week – March 2-6, 2015

Happy March 4-H Families and Friends!  I hope you all had a wonderful weekend and are looking forward to a great week ahead!  Once again…a special thank you to all of our 4-H Youth and Adult Project Leaders for the FANTASTIC opportunities they have provided during the month of February and are planning for the […]

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The Impact of 4-H

For more than a century, Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development has worked to engage youth participants throughout the state in leadership training, community-building experiences and experiential-learning opportunities to better their own lives and the lives of the people around them. For many youth, 4-H is the first class they take at the UW. Current 4-H Youth […]

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4-H New Family Welcome – CANCELLED

Attention Price County 4-H Families!  Tonight’s 4-H New Family Welcome has been CANCELLED due to a lack of registrations.  We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause you or your family.   As always…if you have any questions about the Price County 4-H Program or opportunities to get involved, please feel free to stop in […]

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Tax Refund Can Be a Boost to Financial Security

Tax season is the one time each year when many people get the chance to see their complete financial picture. Experts say that by closely examining your tax information, you may find ways to save money and strengthen your financial situation. Many low-income working families and individuals qualify for tax credits and programs that can […]

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Not Bugs Bunny’s Carrot Anymore

Sevie Kenyon: It’s not Bugs Bunny’s carrot anymore, we’re visiting today with Phil Simon, Department of Horticulture University of Wisconsin Madison in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, and I’m Sevie Kenyon. Phil, carrots, they come in many colors many shapes, can you tell us what’s new in the market. Phil Simon: What’s viewed […]

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Small Steps Can Be More Effective to Improve Diet

Eating healthier is a goal many Americans put at the top of their list of New Year’s resolutions. But as the year goes on, are people likely to stick with their goal? In a recent study, researchers compared grocery receipts from a group of households at three different times: for a few months before the […]

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