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Mon, 04 May 2015
Applications are being accepted for the 2015 G-WOW “Changing Climate, Changing Culture” Institute, July 13-16 at the Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center. The event will provide participants with field experiences in the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest; Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, and neighboring tribal communities.
Fri, 24 Apr 2015
Amaya Atucha talks about Wisconsin's fruit crop industry and the current research on cold hardiness and training systems.
Thu, 23 Apr 2015
Dairy farms with higher-producing cows create smaller carbon footprints and are more profitable, a win-win situation for everyone, including the cows, according to Victor E. Cabrera, University of Wisconsin-Madison/Extension professor and dairy systems management specialist.
Wed, 22 Apr 2015
Most Wisconsin residents are likely not aware of it, but volunteer stream monitors made more than 4000 visits to 651 unique stream sites in 56 counties in 2014, reports Wisconsin Action Volunteers coordinator Kris Stepenuck. The program is a joint effort between the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the University of Wisconsin- Extension.
Mon, 20 Apr 2015
Every year, businesses, financial institutions, schools, libraries, not-for-profits, government agencies and the media come together to stress the importance of financial literacy during Money Smart Week. Since 2001, organizations have partnered with the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago to present educational seminars, workshops, classes and more at various locations across the country.