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October 2016 Cloverpatch

It’s re-enrollment time for current 4-H members and leaders! Get the specifics in this issue of the Cloverpatch. Never miss a meeting or event, it’s all here.


How do you Tap Into It?

Help us tell our story by sharing yours! If you’ve got a minute, use it to tell us how the people and programs of UW Extension have helped you learn, grow, or succeed. Nearly 200,000 Wisconsinites tap into UW Colleges and Extension resources every day. Each one has a story – about a class that […]

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Little Steps BIG Changes Program Starts in October

Little Steps BIG Changes is a seven week program offered to child care providers and their staff. Classes start October 12, 2016 and continue every Wednesday to November 23, 2016 at the Stateline YMCA in Beloit. The two hour classes cover both the basics of nutrition and ways to limit foods high in sugar, salt and fat in our […]


2016 Urban Forestry Workshop – Pest Management with Pollinators in Mind

Plan to attend the 2016 Urban Forestry Workshop, Pest Management with Pollinators in Mind,  October 4, 2016 from 8:30am-3:00pm at the Stoughton Area EMS Building in Stoughton, WI. This UW-Extension and DNR sponsored workshop will focus on the best management practices and stewardship to protect pollinators, the biology and management strategies for key pests of trees and […]


Get Ready for the Great Apple Crunch!

October is Farm to School month, a great time to celebrate where our food comes from and learn about healthy eating! On October 13th, the Great Lakes region of Farm to School will be taking part in the Great Apple Crunch. On this day we hope to have as many happy eaters as possible crunch […]