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June 2012

4-H summer science learning opportunities are back!
Though they may be out of school, youth in Wisconsin have a chance to keep their minds and bodies active while learning about science, technology, engineering and math. This summer, Wisconsin 4-H Youth Developm
Cooperative Extension
Jun 05, 2012
Melanie Hampton visits Washington, D.C., as member of Wisconsin delegation
(Madison) – Melanie Hampton, a member of the Dane County Board of Supervisors, was one of 12 Wisconsin delegates attending the 2012 Public Issues Leadership Development Conference in Washington D.C. She repres
University Relations
Jun 05, 2012
Farmer to Farmer website links buyers and sellers
The Farmer to Farmer website facilitates local marketing of feed commodities. Livestock producers in need of high moisture corn, corn silage, hay, or straw can easily contact sellers that have feed.
Cooperative Extension
Jun 04, 2012

May 2012

Wisconsin State Fair partners with Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development to offer robotics competitions
West Allis, Wis. – Looking for a fun, science-minded activity at the Fair this year? Youth from throughout Wisconsin in grades 3-12 are invited to participate in the Wisconsin State Fair Robotics Rally August
Cooperative Extension
May 30, 2012
Aquaculture Unplugged
On Thursday, May 31, the UW-Stevens Point Northern Aquaculture Demonstration Facility, in conjunction with UW-Extension and the Wisconsin Aquaculture Association, will offer a hands-on workshop on aquaculture,
University Relations
May 04, 2012

April 2012

New online tool for invasive plant management available
Looking for information on how to control invasive plants? A new online database provides information on how to manage over 40 invasive plants common to the Midwestern United States.
Cooperative Extension
Apr 27, 2012
U.S. Small Business Administration honors UW-La Crosse Small Business Development Center for staff expertise, service and leadership
The Small Business Development Center at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse offers broad support, specialized expertise and leadership in developing access to international markets for Wisconsin businesses.
University Relations
Apr 27, 2012
Public invited to UW Family Gardening Day May 12 on the UW-Madison campus
You’ll find bushels of ideas for growing a great garden at UW Family Gardening Day, May 12 on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Cooperative Extension
Apr 23, 2012
Wisconsin Small Business Development Center Network provides critical training and counseling
The Wisconsin Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network counseled almost 5,000 clients, trained more than 7,000 and helped bring $49 million in grants, loans and investments into the Wisconsin economy in
University Relations
Apr 11, 2012
Wisconsin Entrepreneurs' Network provides high-level networking for entrepreneurs
The Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Network (WEN) connected innovators, entrepreneurs, investors and researchers through an international aviation event, national technology conference, statewide awards program, regio
University Relations
Apr 11, 2012
Celebrate the Month of the Military Child this April with Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development
April is a very special month in the lives of military families: this month is recognized by the U.S. Department of Defense as the Month of the Military Child, a time to applaud military families and their chil
Cooperative Extension
Apr 02, 2012

March 2012

Legislative Report to UW-Extension and UW Colleges
The Wisconsin Legislature adjourned March 16, 2012. Here is a summary of bills and actions of interest to employees of UW-Extension and UW Colleges.
University Relations
Mar 30, 2012
Price Volatility and Wisconsin Dairy Farm Financial Performance
Price volatility not only creates challenges for managing Cash Flow (Liquidity) but also affects Solvency and Profitability.
Cooperative Extension
Mar 23, 2012
Wisconsin Supreme Court conducts first videoconference public hearing
UW-Extension’s Instructional Communications Systems (ICS) recently supported the Wisconsin Supreme Court to successfully host the court’s first-ever public hearing using videoconferencing. Members of the Court
University Relations
Mar 22, 2012
Leadership Wisconsin announce interim executive director
Madison - Wisconsin’s premier leadership academy, Leadership Wisconsin, recently named Claire Thompson as its interim executive director. Thompson will be splitting time in this position and her current positio
University Relations
Mar 22, 2012