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Fair Food Stand Required Club Shift Numbers

The grid below shows each club’s percentage of the total county 4-H program. The gird also shows the number of each kind of shift the club is responsible to fill based on that percentage. Each number is one person working one shift. Below is the updated grid that identifies the number of adult, youth, and […]

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Monroe County 4-H Day Trip

On Friday, July 7th, Monroe County 4-H will be having it’s annual day trip for youth in grades 3– 6. Join us this year, as we will be traveling to the Arena Cheese, Inc. Plant in Arena, WI to visit the home of the original Colby Jack Cheese. We will then make the short drive […]

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Boys and Girls Science Day

You’re Invited To… Boys and Girls Science Day! On Tuesday, July 11, 2017, girls in grades 3 – 6 will have the opportunity to participate in a Girls Science Camp, just for girls. Then on Thursday, July 13, 2017, boys in grades 3 – 6 will have the opportunity to participate in a Boys Science […]

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FREE Walk with Ease Class

Walk with Ease is BACK in Monroe County! Are you looking to get started in a basic exercise program? Or looking for motivation to continue with exercise? Want something simple to do with minimum equipment needed? Look no further! Walk with Ease is a six-week, three-times-a-week walking program. It includes a brief 10-15 minute educational […]

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e-CloverLink Digest

e-Cloverlink Fair Food Stand There is a table at the end of this E-Cloverlink that shows each club’s percentage of the total county 4-H Program. The grid also shows the number of each kind of shift the club is responsible to fill based on that percentage. Each number is one person working one shift               A […]

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Tractor and Machinery Safety Class Scheduled for June 19-21

The Tractor Safety and Certification Course will be held on June 19- 21, 2017 at the Barney Center, 1000 E. Montgomery St., Sparta.  The course is taught by UW Extension Agents, Tomah, Brookwood, and Sparta Ag Teachers, with presentations/ demonstrations by Sparta Area Fire Department, and Law Enforcement.  The course will run from 8:00 a.m. […]

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UW Extension Cattle Feeders Workshop Series to be held at Sparta Feb 23rd.

How Fed Cattle Traits Influence Buyer Interest, Nutrition from Weaning to Finish and Market Outlook and Factors Influencing Price Discover will be featured at the workshop scheduled for Thursday evening, February 23rd ,at Jakes Northwoods in Sparta. Rod Kundtsen, manager of the  Equity sale barn at Sparta will lead a discussion on traits that buyers […]

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UW Crop Management Workshop Slated for February 16th.

UW Extension will be hosting a workshop focusing on Crop Management During in Low Margin Years on February 16 at Jakes Northwoods, Sparta.  The workshop will provide farmers current information they can use to make informed decisions on crop management when dealing with the current low margin economics conditions. Topics and presenter are: Fundamental Soil […]

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What’s Standing Alfalfa Worth in 2016?

One of the challenges in coming up with a value for standing hay is the lack of daily commodity market pricing like corn and soybeans. Another challenge this year is the significant drop in hay price, in some cases almost half of what it was going for just a few years ago. So the price […]

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Herbicide Performance Information

Looking for some unbiased herbicide performance for planning for the 2016 crop year? The University of Minnesota Applied Weed Science group has the results of their research trials at the following web site. University of Minnesota Applied Weed Science Research Reports The reports provide trial results from their work evaluating different herbicide programs and packages […]

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