Resources for Making ARC and PLC Decisions

Resources for Making ARC and PLC Decisions OVERVIEW of the ARC and PLC Programs | How they work for farmers Materials from Agricultural and Applied Economics Department at UW-Madison Intro: Intro (Video 3.1, UW-Madison) PLC: Corn and Soybeans (video 3.2, UW-Madison ARC-CO: Wheat and Oats (Video 3.3, UW-Madison) ARC-IC: Who should look at ARC-IC (Video […]

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Dozens more sick from lettuce; Wisconsin hardest hit

Three dozen more patients and two more states are officially part of an outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 illnesses traced to romaine lettuce, with residents in Wisconsin especially hard-hit. Over 26 individuals are confirmed with an outbreak-linked illness in Wisconsin, the most of any state in the nation. To date, 138 people across 25 states have been sickened. There have been 72 people […]

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REMINDER – 4-H Re-Enrollments due November 15th

Go to 4-H Online to enroll in the new 4-H year by November 15th.  See the 2019 Waupaca County 4-H Enrollment Guide for instructions.  Attention Leaders:  The enrollment screen will look a little different.  NEW this year, you will have to select a volunteer type.  There will be position descriptions connected to each type of leader for […]

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LWC Application Deadline EXTENDED Thru July 18!!

 Good NEWS…We have extended the deadline for LWC applications!! Applications will be accepted for LWC Class XX thru Thursday, July 18th!! http://fyi.wisconsin.extension.edu/leadershipwaupacaco/apply-now LWC’s mission is to develop informed, civic minded leaders who are committed to the future of WAUPACA COUNTY and its communities!! For more information – please contact Jessica (jessica.beckendorf@wisc.edu) or Dana (dana.nelson@wisc.edu)      […]

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We are HIRING!!

Do you like helping people?  Are you organized?  Are you looking for a GREAT part time position in a GREAT office environment? If so……We are hiring a PART TIME Program Assistant to be the first point of contact for incoming phone calls and visitors to our office!!  In addition you would be responsible for providing basic, accurate […]

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4-H Forecast – February-March 2019

WELCOME to the more than 78 new 4-H members in Waupaca County 4-H and welcome back to the returning 4-H members! We look forward to a great year of 4-H opportunities and experiences. I encourage everybody, returning members and new members, to ask questions, try new things, set goals for yourself, make new friends, work […]

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CLOSED — WEDNESDAY, JAN. 30 — DUE TO WEATHER

Our office and the Waupaca County Courthouse will be closed tomorrow, Jan. 30, 2019 due to the extreme weather conditions.  We plan to open again on Thursday. From the Press Release (Waupaca County Sherriff’s Department):  “County Board Chairman Koeppen has made the decision to close the Waupaca County Courthouse Wednesday January 30, 2019 due to […]

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2019 Cow College

The 2019 Cow College schedule has been released!  The dates are Jan. 8, 15 and 22, 2019.  Jan 8 &15 will be 1-3 p.m. at FVTC Regional Center in Clintonville.  Jan. 22 will be a Farm Tour beginning at 10:15 a.m. and ending with lunch and presentation at Cedar Springs Golf Course. Cost is $5.00/day or $10.00 for […]

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4-H Pumpkin, Watermelon, Sunflower & Poster Contest

Click here for more information:  2018 Pumpkin and Poster Contest Saturday, October 6, 2018, at the Waupaca Public Library 107 S Main St, Waupaca, WI 54981 (please be patient when parking as some roads in downtown Waupaca may be under construction and these 4-H activities are at the same time as the Farmer’s Market).  Everybody […]

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