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Important Information for Individuals with Poultry Animals

The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, in cooperation with the US Department of Agriculture is responding to the detection of avian influenza in the counties of Jefferson, Juneau, and Barron Counties. These flocks are within the Mississippi flyway where this strain of avian influenza has previously been identified. While lethal to domestic […]

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New 4-H Cooking Club

Yvette Chieves, 4-H volunteer leader, is starting a new 4-H Cooking Karma Club on May 13th.  The cooking club will be held on 2nd Wednesday evening each month from 5 pm until 6pm.  The club will meet in the Lower Level of the Lincoln County Service Center (801 N. Sales Street in Merrill). It will […]

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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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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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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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Helping Children Cope with Natural and Man-Made Disasters

Recently, Dale Leidheiser, our State 4-H Youth Development Program Director, shared the following information about helping children cope with natural and man-made disasters.  We wanted to pass this along to provide ideas for things parents and adult leaders/role models working with young people can do to help them cope. It seems like the last several […]

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The Crafty Artist Group

The Crafty Artist is the Lincoln 4-H group dedicated to making usable art – home décor, jewelry, wearable art and all the hundreds of cool items you see at the fair, craft shows or even online! We supply the tools and supplies, you supply the creativity and energy and wonderful art is created!  We are […]

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