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Summer Food Preservation

Summer is a perfect time to learn more about food preservation and canning! Check out some recipes below that you can use with fruits and vegetables straight from your garden or a local farmer’s market. These are some summer recipes your family is sure to love!   Canning Fruits at Home Got Zucchini? Homemade Jams […]

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USDA Free Summer Meals

Healthy meals for kids and teens near you.  Free! Any child 18 years of age and younger and welcome. Gillett School District 208 W. Main St. Gillett, WI 54124 920-855-2137 June 18, 2018 through August 2, 2018 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday Breakfast: 7:15 AM to 10:15 AM Lunch: 11:45 AM to 12:30 PM Pulaski […]

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Tractor and Machinery Safety Certification Offered in Coleman

UW-Extension of Oconto and Marinette Counties are sponsoring a Tractor and Machinery Safety Certification course for youth who are interested in working on their family farms or for hire on other farms.  There are four days of instruction that will allow students to attend the mandated 24 hours of training. The scheduled days of instruction […]

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UW-Extension’s Check Your Free Credit Report Campaign

The University of Wisconsin-Extension “Check Your Free Credit Report” campaign’s website fyi.uwex.edu/creditreport lets you sign up for reminders to check your free credit reports and provides guidance on how to get and read your free reports. Since the reminder campaign started in 2013, many people have reached out to UW-Extension educators with questions about obtaining a credit […]

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What is UW-Extension?

About UW-Extension You’ll find Oconto County  Extension Educators out in the community, holding seminars on agriculture, teaching families about healthier food choices, financial spending plans and conducting parenting education programs.  To find out how Cooperative Extension serves your community, take an inside look at our programs.     Extending “The Wisconsin Idea” For decades, Cooperative […]

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