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Summer Job Openings

Dodge County UW-Extension is seeking one Dodge County Summer 4-H Agent & one Dairy & Livestock Summer Intern to work May-August. Minimum of two (2) years of college and a car preferred. 4-H or FFA experience is highly recommended. If you have questions regarding the Summer 4-H Agent please call Marie Witzel at 920-386-3790. If you have […]


2015 State 4-H Meats Judging Contest Results

Contact: Bernadette O’Rourke, or Alissa Grenawalt, The team from Grant County took top honors in the senior division of the State 4-H meats Contest held Feb 14 at University of Wisconsin Madison Meat Laboratory. Team members were: Dillin Meier, Ben Connolly, Cody Adams, and Mathew Walz. They were coached by Dennis Patterson. These […]

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Livestock Nutrition Workshop

Join Us: Show Livestock Nutrition Workshop  Get closer to bringing home a blue ribbon and earn one educational point by learning the foundation of optimal fair animal nutrition!  Are you preparing animals to exhibit in the 2015 fair season? Learn to feed your show sheep, beef, swine, or dairy animal correctly and to their full […]

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2015 Wisconsin State Fair Blue Ribbon Sale of Champions Foundation Scholarship

The Blue Ribbon Sale of Champions Foundation has increased their scholarship awards once again this year to $15,000 and fifteen of Wisconsin’s best youth will be the recipients. The 2015 Governor’s Blue Ribbon Livestock Auction Scholarship application has just been issued. The Foundation is sponsoring two $2000 awards, three $1500 awards, three $1000 scholarships and […]

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Ripon-Lomira Equity Livestock Shipping Association Scholarships

Equity Ripon-Lomira Shipping Association is offering up to two $500.00 scholarships to students in their livestock marketing area. Check out the Ripon-Lomira Equity Livestock Shipping Association Scholarship form. You may duplicate and give to interested eligible students. FFA teachers and guidance counselors are encouraged to make their students aware of the availability of these scholarships. Parents of […]


The 7th Annual Arlington Sheep Day – March 14, 2015

The 7th Annual Arlington Sheep Day will be held Saturday morning, March 14, 2015 at the Public Events Facility of the UW-Madison Arlington Agricultural Research Station, Arlington, WI.  The morning program for adult producers will cover facilities, grazing, and health. David Kammel, UW-Madison Extension Agricultural Engineer, will return to the program with a presentation on […]

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Targhee Flock Giveaway

The Wisconsin Junior Targhee Sheep Association will again be giving away a starter flock of three Targhee ewes in 2015 sheep flock_pixabayto a lucky Wisconsin youth. Applicants must be aged 12 to 17 as of January 1, 2015, must be a resident of Wisconsin, and must not currently raise Targhee sheep.