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May- All Ready for Asparagus?

        Gardening season is finally here! The best time of the year to grow asparagus is late April through June. Here are some great tips when it comes to choosing asparagus: Select stalks that are firm and straight with compact tips. The spears should be round and snap easily when bent. Asparagus […]

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AVIAN INFLUENZA – A GOOD TIME TO TIGHTEN BIOSECURITY

 Information regarding Avian Influenza is being channeled through the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture and Consumer Protection (DATCP).  The latest updates can be found on their website at http://datcp.wi.gov/Animals/Animal_Diseases/Avian_Influenza/  If your birds are sick or dying, please contact DATCP at 1-800-572-8981. Avian influenza (AI), or “bird flu,” is a virus that infects domestic poultry, such as chickens, turkeys, pheasants, […]

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Dunn County Farm/Tractor & Machinery Safety Certification Course Offered

  Dunn County UW-Extension is offering a Farm/Tractor & Machinery Safety Certification course June 8-11, 2015, from 8 am – 2 pm at Dunn Energy Cooperative, N5725 600th St, Menomonie. The purpose of this program is to teach youth about tractor, machinery, and farm safety. Tractor and farm machinery operators need to be knowledgeable and safety-smart. […]

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April Clover Courier

The Dunn County Clover Courier  is an excellent resource to see what’s going on in Dunn County 4-H. This issue also has important updates and information on Softball, Foods and Clothing Revues, Teen Leader Summer Activities, and Summer Camp! April 2015 Clover Courier *Note: There are quite a few “Location TBD* in this issue. Once we […]

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Dunn County UW-Extension Summer Assistant

The Dunn County UW-Extension is currently recruiting for a full time summer assistant. Enclosed you can find the position ad, along with the position description. Please submit all materials to the Dunn County Managers Office, as noted. UW-Extension Assistant Position Description Advertisement of Position  

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