Master Gardener Program

Did you know that our MG volunteers have volunteered a total of 11,029 hours? That a value of over $222,396! Check out what else Price County’s Master Gardener Program has been doing to help improve our community! 2017 Yearly state report Interested in volunteering? Find out more information about the Master Gardener Program.

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Master Gardener Volunteer

The MGV (Master Gardener Volunteer) program is run state wide by UWEX. The course is offered yearly in Price County. Topics include/not limited to: Botany, soils, woody & herbaceous ornamentals, entomology, weeds, pruning, volunteering and more. Location: TBD-will be set at orientation Time: TBD-will be set at orientation Dates: 1 day/week January-April Signup deadline: JANUARY 19TH […]

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Compost Bins

We have some pre-made compost bins from our workshop available to purchase for $15.00. Please call 715-339-2555 or email priceuwex@co.price.wi.us if you would like one.

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How do you Tap Into It?

Help us tell our story by sharing yours! If you’ve got a minute, use it to tell us how the people and programs of UW Extension have helped you learn, grow, or succeed. Nearly 200,000 Wisconsinites tap into UW Colleges and Extension resources every day. Each one has a story – about a workshop you attended, a program that […]

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Volunteers in Preparation Training Opportunities

Volunteers help make 4-H possible. In order to volunteer, previous 4-H Youth Development experience is not necessary! The most important qualification is a desire to work with young people, helping them gain life skills and providing them positive experiences. Please consider sharing your time and talents! If you have enrolled as an adult volunteer for […]

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Fundraising Opportunity!!!

Price County 4-H has partnered up with the Schwan’s company for an awesome fundraising opportunity! By placing an order through Schwans.com a portion of the sales will come back in support of our campaign! It will be used to expand educational and camp opportunities for all Price County 4-H youth. From now until November 13th, […]

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Bur and Wild Cucumber; Two Native Vines Common in Wisconsin

Mark Renz, Extension Weed Specialist, UW-Madison Jodi Podmolik, Price County Extension Educator   Now is the time of year when we start to notice vines climbing trees, crops, and even structures.  While Wisconsin has over 50 plants categorizes as vines, bur (Sicyos angulatus L.) and wild (Echinocystis lobata (Michx.) Torr. & A.Gray) cucumbers are two […]

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Tips for Canning and Food Preservation

Now is a great time to start getting ready for this year’s home canning and preserving season. We have a few helpful tips to make this season run smoothly and safely! Our first tip is to make sure to inspect and repair any of your equipment at the beginning of the season. Around that same […]

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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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