Rock County Sheep Producers Fall Picnic & Educational Program

The Rock County Sheep Producers are hosting a Fall Picnic and Educational Program Sunday, October 1, 2017 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Brandon and Michelle Knutson Family Diamond K Sheep Farm, Kemmerer Road in Clinton Wisconsin. Interested youth and families invited. Following the business meeting and election of 2018 officers, board and […]

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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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Chancellor and Vice Chancellor Visit UW Extension Rock County

University of Wisconsin Extension Rock County hosted UW Extension & UW Colleges Chancellor Cathy Sandeen and Provost & Vice Chancellor Aaron Brower on November 20.  They spent several hours in Rock County learning about UW Extension programming and its impact from county Extension staff, program partners and elected officials. In Beloit, John Ramstad from Community […]

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Avian Flu and What it Means to You

With the first positive case of Avian Flu in Wisconsin reported in Jefferson County by the news it is important to remember that the strain found, H5N2, is not contagious to people.  This appears to be an isolated case and state health officials, industry partners and the USDA have acted quickly to quarantine the flock and isolate then eliminate […]

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2016 Updated Implements of Husbandry Information and Rock County permit application

For the most recent information with regards to Implements of Husbandry and Permitting Requirements please see http://fyi.uwex.edu/ioh/ The Rock County Public Works Department website is where you will find printable application forms and maps of county road classifications http://www.co.rock.wi.us/highway-forms For further assistance please contact Nick Baker – UW Extension Agriculture Agent, 608-757-5698 or nick.baker@ces.uwex.edu

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