2017 Tractor & Farm Safety Camp

If you missed the Tractor Safety class for Dane and Rock Counties, Camp TaPaWingo, located in Mishicot, Wisconsin, is offering a summer Tractor & Farm Safety Camp July 18-20, 2017. This camp will include all meals, lodging, training materials, and 24 hours of class time. It is open to any youth in Wisconsin. Cost is […]

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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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