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Lincoln & Taylor Counties Farm Succession Workshop

Lincoln & Taylor County UW-Extension office, in partnership with, the UW Center of Dairy Profitability and Ruder Ware, Business Attorneys, are offering Returning to the Farm workshop.  This two day workshop on farm succession, held at Ed & Sharon’s in Merrill, will be held on March 26 and April 9. At Returning to the Farm […]

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Be SAFE Training – April 23, 2015 in Merrill

Is creating a Safe, Affirming and Fair Environment for young people you work with important ? If so, consider attending this training on April 23, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. in Merrill, Wisconsin. Workshop description: Bullying issues are of great concern to many young people, their families and the adults who work with them.  This […]

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2015 Fair Judges Training

The 2015 Fair Judges Training Webinar will be held on March 3rd at 6:00 p.m. and is geared for new county fair judges as well as judges that would like to be updated on the general principles of what it takes to judge at Wisconsin County Fairs.  Some of the topics to be covered are: […]

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Now is the perfect time to enroll in 4-H

Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development has spent 2014 celebrating 100 years of positive youth development programming. Since 1914, Wisconsin 4-H has helped youth grow the leadership, critical thinking and communications skills necessary to be successful in a constantly changing world.  Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development is a program of the University of Wisconsin-Extension, Cooperative Extension in partnership […]

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New Gardening Website

We have developed a new gardening website called the Lincoln County Horticulture Hotline.  This site has pictures of insects and weeds that have been identified by the Lincoln County UW-Extension Office.  We are also working on adding disease and insect update newsletters and links from the University of Wisconsin Pathology Lab and the Entomology Department. […]

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Rain Garden

Live Sustainable, Lincoln County Rain Garden Presentation On Tuesday, March 10 at 6:00 pm the Live Sustainable, Lincoln County will meet in room 156 in the lower level of the Lincoln County Service Center, 801 N. Sales Street, Merrill.  During this month’s meeting Dan Marzu, Lincoln County University of Wisconsin – Extension Agricultural Educator will […]

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January Strong Women Classes

The StrongWomen Program is a national evidence-based community exercise and nutrition program targeted to midlife and older women. Dr. Miriam E. Nelson and colleagues have developed and evaluated two curricula. The first is a strength training curriculum (called Strong Bones) to help women maintain muscle mass, strength, and function as they age. The second is heart […]

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Lincoln County Parenting Support Network website

The Lincoln County Parenting Support Network would like to announce a website for parents in Lincoln County, WI.  Please encourage Lincoln County parents to subscribe – they will receive ONE weekly email that notes all of the articles that week.  We will post many Merrill Events in addition to parent information to those who subscribe.  […]

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4-H Summer Camp Campers, Counselors and Adult Staff

Summer Camp Fun!

Lincoln and Taylor County youth recently returned from what may be the most memorable experience of their lives … 4-H Summer Camp.  22 campers, 5 camp counselors, and 8 adults braved the wilderness of Trails End Camp in Bruce Wisconsin from June 16-19.  Many fun and exciting educational experiences made this year’s 4-H summer camp […]

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Summer Camp Fun!

Lincoln and Taylor County youth recently returned from what may be the most memorable experience of their lives … 4-H Summer Camp. 24 campers, 9 camp counselors, and 8 adults braved the wilderness of Trails End Camp in Bruce Wisconsin from June 17-20.  Many fun and exciting educational experiences made this year’s 4-H summer camp […]

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