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Healthy Wisconsin lakes focus of new children’s book

Wed, 26 Oct 2016

"Fish Hotel," a new children's book, explains how trees left to fall naturally into the water provide fish habitat for years to come.

UW-Extension agents and specialists recognized for their leadership and innovation

Mon, 24 Oct 2016

University of Wisconsin-Extension Agriculture and Natural Resources (ANRE) agents and specialists received special recognition from their peers for outstanding work, leadership and program innovation. The awards acknowledge the contributions these agents and specialists have made in identifying needs of stakeholders and audiences and then developing and implementing programming to respond to those needs. The seven award categories are Outstanding Agent, Outstanding Specialist, Mentor of the Year, Team/Workgroup Leadership and Responsiveness, Program Innovation, Excellence in ANRE and Friend of ANRE.

New study of Wisconsin’s labor force highlights important role of education

Fri, 21 Oct 2016

Wisconsin’s education pipeline plays an essential role in the state’s overall economy, according to a new study released by researchers from the University of Wisconsin-Extension Center for Community and Economic Development and University of Wisconsin-Madison Dept. of Agricultural and Applied Economics.

A New UW Meat Science Building

Fri, 14 Oct 2016

Jeff Sindelar is visiting with us this week to tell us about the new Meat Science building breaking ground.

Nutrition education program changes to meet needs of new audiences

Thu, 13 Oct 2016

A successful nutrition education program is getting a new name to make it relevant and accessible to more audiences.

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