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Census Reporter- Making Data Easy to Use

The US Census has launched a user-friendly web page to assist people in finding demographic information. The Census Reporter creates place profiles and comparison pages that provide an easy to use interface for navigating data, including visualizations for a more useful first look. A sample of information that is easily available includes population, age, income, […]


Expand Your Gift-giving Dollar with Food

Homemade food mixes in a jar are great gifts…they can be made with the health of the recipients in mind─modified for sugar, salt, fat, or allergens. The mixes are convenient for the cook and, as you’ll see in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension fact sheet, the jars make an attractive, artful display while stored in […]

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24th Annual Celebrate Families

Planning is underway for this free family event on February 8, 2015 at the West Bend High Schools, from 11 am to 3:00 pm. Activities, educational information and entertainment are being planned for all ages! For additional information on the event please visit the Celebrate Families web page.

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4-H: The Youth Solution

Have you heard that 4-H is only for kids who live on farms? Not true! Youth who live anywhere can be a part of 4-H. In its 100 years of existence in Wisconsin, 4-H has expanded far beyond its agricultural roots while still honoring the traditions of positive youth development in 4-H clubs. Wisconsin 4-H […]


Soybean Production Resource

Many soybean fields in our area have been harvested. UW-Extension’s Soybean Production and Small Grain’s page is an excellent resource, helping farmers find information on the latest soybean research and current production issues.


Stay Up-to-Date with 4-H Events

Washington County 4-H Youth Development offers many learning opportunities for youth and adults. The new Events calendar feature on our website showcases upcoming events and allows easy access for registration. Simply click on the event for information about dates, times, locations, and how to register. Visit our Events Calendar for details.

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Parenting the Preschooler

What are healthy beverage choices for my preschooler? How many hours should my preschooler sleep each night? The new Parenting the Preschooler Fact Sheets will help answer these questions and many more for parents of preschoolers.

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Non-Profit Toolbox – Outcome Training

Two free nonprofit trainings on outcome measurement will be held on November 18th (outcome basics) and December 4th (Indicators and Measuring Outcomes). These workshops are intended for nonprofit directors, staff and board members. Register today!