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The UW-Extension office is hosting a series of free Financial Capability classes, designed to teach basic financial principles to attendees, and provide them with information and resources to make better decisions regarding their money.


Wood County Farm Technology Days 2018

Farm Tech Press Release AGREEMENT BETWEEN WISCONSIN FARM TECHNOLOGY DAYS INC Farm Host Application 2018 Attached are the forms needed to apply to be a host farm for Farm Technology Days. If you are interested and would like the information sent to you please call the office at (715) 421-8440 and we will mail you […]


Farm Technology Days Wood County 2018 – Host Farm Application

Attached is a copy of the Host Farm Application and Agreement for Farm Technology Days. Wood County is hosting Farm Technology Days in July of 2018. If you or anyone you know may be interested in being the host farm for the event please fill out the application and agreement and return to the UW-Extension […]


Watch for Late Blight in Tomatoes and Potatoes!!!

This is Late Blight Season: Know the Symptoms and Get Disease Confirmation By: Ken Schroeder, Agricultural Agent UW-Extension, Portage County http://portage.uwex.edu/   Late Blight Phytophthora infestans, has been confirmed on potatoes and tomatoes in Wisconsin every year since 2009.  As I write this, July 9th late blight has been reported in 3 central Wisconsin counties. […]


Cranberry Newsletter Issue #4

CRANBERRY NEWSLETTER June 12 – Copy This is the 4th issue of the Cranberry Crop Management Newsletter. Issues 5-10 will be uploaded throughout the remainder of the cranberry season. If you would like to be added to our email or mailing list please contact our office at (715) 421-8440. Thank you. The Wood County UW-Extension […]

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July Food News Flash

The July Food News Flash is now available! This issue includes: Tips to keep food safe during power outages A great recipe for turkey and cucumber sandwiches Local Wood County Farmers’ Markets To read the full issue, click here.  


Cranberry Crop Management Journals

Included are the Cranberry Crop Management Journals Issue 1, 2, and 3 for the 2015 year. Issues 4-10 will be printed and posted throughout the remainder of the cranberry growing season. If you would like to be added to our mailing or email list to receive the issues regularly you can contact our office at […]