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Late blight strikes potatoes, tomatoes

Fri, 03 Jul 2015

Amanda Gevens talks about the appearance of late blight in the state and what to do if you suspect the disease on your tomato or potato crop.

Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) on the move

Fri, 19 Jun 2015

PJ Liesch talks about emerald ash borer (EAB) and why it is spreading to the millions of ash trees in the state

Long-time UW-Extension Family Living program director Laurie Boyce retires

Mon, 08 Jun 2015

Laurie Boyce, state program director for Cooperative Extension’s Family Living Programs for the past 17 years, is retiring. Boyce began her career with Cooperative Extension in 1976, serving in Sauk County as both a county educator and department head. She then worked as a state program specialist focused on family resource management, and was appointed […]

Tomato blights in the garden

Fri, 05 Jun 2015

Brian Hudelson talks about tomato blights for this upcoming season and how you can get your plants tested for the disease.

Rapidly changing world presents teens with perils, possibilities

Thu, 04 Jun 2015

Stephen Small, human development and family relations specialist with UW-Extension and professor in the UW-Madison School of Human Ecology identifies some major trends and offers tips for ways parents can support their children through the teen years.

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