Dane County has a growing number (over 17,000) of small acreage properties that can present many challenges for their owners. For many this residence may be their first experience living in a rural setting. The
Mike Crane, director of Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR), was recently elected to the NPR board of directors after a nationwide vote among public radio representatives. This is Crane's first time serving on the 17-
Join us as we kick-off the Inaugural Innovation Café on National Manufacturing Day. The Innovation Café is a program of the Manufacturing Diversity Institute, a University of Wisconsin-Extension Division of En
MADISON, Wis. – The United States Department of Education has approved UW Colleges’ application to award federal financial aid on the basis of non-term direct assessment for its Associate of Arts and Science
MADISON, Wis. – Mark Lange, executive director of the University of Wisconsin-Extension entrepreneurship and economic development division, announced Bon Wikenheiser as the new state director of the Wisconsin S
Madison – Governor Scott Walker today announced that the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) and the University of Wisconsin-Extension Center for Technology Commercialization (CTC) have selected 1
Oshkosh, Wis.—The UW System Board of Regents today unanimously passed the System’s 2015-17 Biennial Budget proposal. “The UW System budget request, focused on the Talent Development Initiative, is a three-p
MADISON, Wis. – The University of Wisconsin-Extension and UW-Madison invite farmers, agronomists, crop consultants, agri-business, governmental agencies, as well as the general public, to attend a special sessi
For most students, the school year includes some late nights writing papers, studying for exams or socializing with friends. But popular energy drinks used by many teens and young people to stay awake might be
Many Wisconsin families with school age children are beginning to review their back-to-school supply lists. Pencils, notebooks--and don’t forget breakfast, eaten either at home or at school.
Research shows tha
Keep food safety in mind as you prepare your child’s school lunch, says Barbara Ingham, University of Wisconsin-Extension food science specialist. Ingham has some recommendations for packing a safe lunch. –Mak
Sitting down to help your child with homework is a routine for many parents. But when your child reaches middle school and beyond, homework assignments can become more challenging.
Even though you might not be
Shopping for back-to-school is an annual ritual for many families. Bridget Mouchon, University of Wisconsin-Extension family living agent in Green County says it’s also a chance to show kids how to plan and ma