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Wisconsin State Fair Dairy Promotion Board Scholarship Program

The Wisconsin State Fair Dairy Promotion Board will award three $1,000 scholarships, for use during the second semester of the 2015-16 school year, to third or fourth-year college students pursuing dairy-related or food science degrees at one of Wisconsin’s four-year universities. Two additional $1,000 scholarships will be made available to high school seniors planning to […]

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Wisconsin Pork Association Offers Youth Pig Project Scholarships

2015 Youth Pig Project Announced The Wisconsin Pork Association Youth Committee is offering Youth Pig Project scholarships, designed to assist 4-H and FFA members in establishing swine projects that can lead to development of life skills and career opportunities in the Wisconsin pork industry. 4-H and FFA youth are eligible to apply for a $50.00 […]

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2015 Country Visions Cooperative Goat Giveaway

Sponsored by Country Visions Cooperative Country Stores 2015 Goat Giveaway Contest Details Entry is open to ALL youth enrolled in 4-H or FFA that are eligible to exhibit at their local show. Contestant must be a 4-H or FFA member in good standing in Manitowoc, Calumet, Sheboygan, Outagamie, Brown, Kewaunee, Winnebago, Dodge, Green Lake or Fond […]

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2014 Beginning Sheep Shearing School

The annual Beginning Sheep Shearing School will be held on Saturday and Sunday, December 6 and 7, 2014 at the Sheep Unit, Arlington Agricultural Research Station, Arlington, WI. The school will cover basic shearing skills including sheep handling, shearing positions, wool handling, and equipment care and maintenance. Cost of the school is $80.00 per participant. […]


Youth Farm Tractor & Machinery Safety Training

Dodge County UW-Extension (UWEX), in cooperation with high school agriculture instructors and others will again offer the Youth Farm Tractor and Equipment Operations Safety Training program. This program includes classroom instruction and a practical test and is held only once each year. Course Format and Curriculum 2015 Classroom Dates are three Saturdays — January 17, […]