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Extension Specialists receive UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Awards

Fri, 27 May 2016

Pamela Ruegg, University of Wisconsin-Extension Milk Quality and Dairy Animal Health Specialist at UW-Madison and Bernadette O’Rourke, UW-Extension Youth Livestock Specialist at UW-Madison received recognition for their work through UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS).

The 2016 grilling season

Fri, 27 May 2016

Jeff Sindelar provides tips for grilling out.

Ensuring kids don’t go hungry when school’s out

Thu, 19 May 2016

During the school year, hundreds of thousands of state children benefit from nutrition-boosting school breakfast, lunch and afterschool snack programs. But access to the programs ends along with the school year—leaving many students at risk for hunger over the summer months.

Where to go for care when you’re sick

Tue, 17 May 2016

When you or a family member get sick, knowing what to do or where to go can save you time and money.

Make the most of springtime gardening

Mon, 16 May 2016

You might harvest more than flowers and fresh vegetables by working outside in your garden. Research shows that nurturing a garden in your backyard, or even in a school or community garden, offers additional benefits.

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