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NOV. & DEC 2017 Cloverlink

The Nov. & Dec. 2017 Cloverlink is here. NOV. & DEC 2017 Cloverlink Record Book Input Form: https://goo.gl/forms/QsABtHENDu9dnHGy1 Clover College January 27, 2018 at Justin Trails. Starts 12:30 pm Clover College Registration Link: https://goo.gl/forms/WnkhMeNX44v4sps83 Camp Counselor Training Weekend: http://fyi.uwex.edu/uphamwoods/programs/outreach-programs/publicprograms/counselor-training-weekend/

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e-CloverLink Digest

e-Cloverlink DEC 2017 Hello MOCO4-H, It is hard to believe there is only a little more than a week left of 2017. The Holidays are here and all that entails, we wish the best for each of our members, volunteers, and families in this season and the New Year. This is the e-Cloverlink for the […]

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January 2018 StrongBodies Classes

The January schedule for the evidence-based strength training class, StrongBodies, has just been released. See the flyer below. Registration begins December 11th and participants must call to register. If you have any questions or comments regarding the class, please reach out to Erin Eggert, Family Living Agent with UW Extension-Monroe County, at 608-269-8722.   Reach […]

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Low-Cost Exercise Classes

UW Extension offers a variety of low-cost exercise programs for many different ability levels! Check out the flyer below for a brief description of each, then click the links below to get a more in-depth look! Click here to learn more about the STRONGBODIES program! Click here to learn more about the Walk with Ease […]

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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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