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Wisconsin Beef Quality Assurance Certification Workshop

Hosted by: Lincoln & Langlade Counties UW-Extension, Lincoln County Beef Producers and the Lincoln County Farm Bureau When: Thursday, January 10 – 6:00 to 9:00 pm Where: Merrill High School, Large Group Instruction (LGI) room, 1201 N. Sales Street, Merrill Cost: $15 per farm, please make checks payable to WI BQA Program Please RSVP by […]

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Learn How to Prevent an Overdose

Healthy Minds for Lincoln County will be hosting an event to help the public learn more about safely and effectively using prescription pain medicines on Monday, December 17th from 5:45 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the T.B. Scott Library Community Room.   Participants will also learn about the signs and symptoms of an overdose, rescue breathing […]

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UW-Extension Teams Up With USDA to Provide Thanksgiving Tips and Resources

With the number of things that can go wrong in the home kitchen, steering clear of food safety blunders can be challenging. Whether it’s prepping a new dish, or prepping for more guests at your table, the USDA’s food safety experts keep food safety simple. Now, UW-Extension and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food […]

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4-H Enrollment Process for 2018-19

4-H Enrollment process for the 2018-19 will begin on September 10th.   At the beginning of September, everyone in the system will be set to “Inactive” in 4-HOnline.  When you log in to re-enroll, you will need to update your Personal Information screen (the system will increase age, grade and year in 4-H automatically by 1), […]

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New 4-H Volunteer Leaders Wanted

Volunteers are critical partners to the overall success of 4-H and making a difference in the lives of young people. 4-H relies on caring, active adults to provide hands-on guidance and mentoring to build confidence, leadership and a sense of responsibility in young people who participate in 4-H.  As partners with UW-Extension 4-H Youth Development, […]

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4-H Horse Leaders Meeting – Feb 1, 2019

Regional 4-H Horse Project Leaders Meeting This is an opportunity for our area 4-H Horse Project Leaders to share about their county programs, learn from others, and possibly create a few multi-county events for the 2019 year. See the flyer for more information.  

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4-H Older Youth Activity at the T.B. Scott Library

All 4-H Older Youth (6th Grade and older) are encouraged to join us at the TB Scott Library on Jan. 31st from 5-7p.m.  We will be assisting with the “Stuffed Animal Sleep Over” and then have a short meeting afterwards. This is a great opportunity for us to give our hands and hearts to this […]

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Fire & Ice – 4-H Older Youth Winter Camp

Have you heard about the upcoming 4-H Older Youth Winter Camp yet?  Plan to attend this two day camp with a friend. Check out the flyer for more information or contact Holly Luerssen, 4-H Program Coordinator for Lincoln & Langlade Counties, at holly.luerssen@ces.uwex.edu for more information.  

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Youth for the Quality Care of Animals

Lincoln and Langlade Counties 2019 Youth Trainings All youth (ages 8 to 18) enrolled in the beef, sheep, swine, poultry, goat, dairy, and rabbit projects must take this training You must register online at: https://yqca.learngrow.io/Account/Login Registration fee of $3.00 must be paid online for the face to face workshops. The UW-Extension Office will not be […]

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Older Youth Holiday Party

The Lincoln County 4-H Older Youth Holiday Party was enjoyed by all who attended. There were games, prizes, and plenty of laughs shared by everyone.  

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Annual Leaders Training – 2019 Charter Requirement

Jan. 7th in Antigo or Jan 8th in Merrill (At the 4-H/UWEX office) 6:30—8p.m. The Annual Leaders Training  is a requirement for the 2019 Charter. All chartered clubs and groups must have at least one adult and one youth in attendance (more are welcome).  If the Organizational Leader or President is not able to attend […]

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