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UW-Extension program helps farmers 'shift gears' in their later years
Agri-View
A program that will be offered by Columbia County UW-Extension is designed to help farm families explore and plan for their later farming years
Published: Nov 12, 2012
Wisconsin Groups to Celebrate National Rural Health Day
Wisconsin Ag Connection
University of Wisconsin-Extension/Cooperative Extension is one of several agricultural stakeholders ....event is being used to focus on important issues concerning rural areas.
Published: Nov 09, 2012
Letter: 4-H our future's stimulus, he says
Pierce County Herald
Pierce County’s future will be built on the foundation formed by Pierce County’s 4-H Program. Any deviation from the support of Pierce County’s 4-H Program will only knock the foundation...
Published: Oct 19, 2012
Celebrate 4-H this week
Fond du Lac Reporter
Local 4-H groups are sharing the benefits of their organization in honor of National 4-H Week, Oct. 8-12. Kim Braatz of Fond du Lac said she joined 4-H as a child because of ...
Published: Oct 09, 2012
Know Your Madisonian: Ron Kean
By: Sandy Cullen – Wisconsin State Journal
..Along with his work for the UW-Extension, Kean has spent nearly two decades on the academic staff at UW-Madison
Published: Sep 16, 2012
Mining Expert: 'There is a middle ground'
Price County Daily
Tom Evans of the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey literally wrote the book on mining regulation in Wisconsin, and he is well aware of how ...
Published: Sep 21, 2012
Senate panel considers mining permit options
Superior Telegram
Thomas Evans, of the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey, told the committee that the Department of Natural Resources should appoint an independent administrative law judge when ...
Published: Sep 20, 2012
Platteville Library caters to kids of military families
Dubuque Telegraph Herald
The Platteville Public Library has received a collection of resources for military families from Wisconsin Public Television Supports Military Kids, a cooperative effort led by Wisconsin Public Televi
Published: Aug 29, 2012
Five UW campuses to collaborate on new master's degree in sustainable management
By: Karen Herzog – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Five University of Wisconsin System campuses, with support from UW-Extension, will offer a collaborative online Master of Science degree in sustainable management.
Published: Aug 24, 2012
Groundwater study being done in response to community concern
WQOW TV News 18
The USGS and the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey will pay for a portion.
Published: Aug 23, 2012
Broadband Internet access could boost growth of rural Wisconsin
Janesville Gazette
... hard-working people across Wisconsin's rural landscape can look to the future and not fear being left behind.
Published: Aug 20, 2012
Five UW campuses to collaborate o new master's degree in sustainable...
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Five University of Wisconsin System campuses got the green light Friday to pool their resources and offer a collaborative online Master of Science degree in sustainable management.
Published: Aug 27, 2012
In drought-stricken Wisconsin, farmers helping farmers
U.S. News on NBCNEWS.com
In addition Wisconsin’s Gov. Scott Walker and the University of Wisconsin-Extension program have collaborated to create a “Farmer to Farmer Network”…
Published: Aug 15, 2012
Just Read it: Jerry Apps
Jerry Apps started his career as a county extension agent in Green Lake and Brown counties in 1957…Apps suggested three books, one published in 2010, one in 1938 and one in 1854.
Published: Aug 07, 2012
E-Update from the Desk of Governor Scott Walker
Greenfield West Allis Now
The Farmer-to-Farmer Network connects buyers and sellers for different types of forages. The network is run through the University of Wisconsin-Extension ...
Published: Aug 06, 2012