Nutrition Education Program Changes to Better Meet Needs of Audiences

FoodWIse is new name of Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program A successful nutrition education program is getting a new name to make it relevant and accessible to more audiences. FoodWIse, formerly known as the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program or WNEP, has a long legacy of providing nutrition education to Wisconsin families and individuals with limited incomes. […]


Multi-Drug Resistant Salmonella Heidelberg Outbreak Investigation

Multi-Drug Resistant Salmonella Heidelberg Outbreak Investigation – Linked to contact with infected dairy bull calves purchased in Wisconsin Federal and state health officials released a statement on investigation into cases of multi-drug resistant Salmonella Heidelberg. This is a multi-drug resistant strain of Salmonella. Bio-security on farms is important always and these cases reinforce the need […]


Washington County 4-H Leaders Association: The Impact of Board Service

4-H Youth Development Educator Brianna Stapleton Welch conducted an evaluation of past members of the Washington County 4-H Leaders Association Board. Youth and adults who had served on the board indicated that they had grown in their ability to understand the changing youth population of Washington County. The former board members also increased their ability […]

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UW-Extension Washington County 4-H Youth Development Honored with National Awards

Washington County 4-H Youth Development was proud to be recognized for excellence in programming and service during the National Association of 4-H Extension Agents conference in New Orleans, LA. 4-H Youth Development Program and Volunteer Coordinator Megan Buehler was honored with an Excellence in Camping Award (Team) for her work on the Washington County 4-H […]


Ag Events Calendar and Event Highlights

Because there are many Ag opportunities happening in the future, the Ag department decided it was time to create an Ag Events calendar. In this calendar you will be able to find information on upcoming events for Youth Livestock Educational opportunities, Pesticide Applicator Training and various other Ag related activities. Keep checking the Ag Events […]

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RSS – Are You In?

Have you subscribed to any UW-Extension RSS feeds yet? RSS stands for Really Simple Syndication.  RSS is a is a simple way to always have up-to-date information on a UW-Extension progam area that you are interested in.  Each time a new post is added to the website, you will receive a notification either in your e-mail […]