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Safe and Healthy: Food Safety & Preservation Lunch & Learn Webinar

Safe and Healthy: Food Safety & Preservation Lunch & Learn Webinar

Tips for a Successful Year of Food Preservation Be sure you have the right equipment and most up-to-date information prior to the start of the food preservation season!  This Lunch and Learn session will give tips on planning a successful year of food preservation. The correct equipment and places to obtain the most up-to-date information will […]

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Growing produce and maintaining lawns with earth friendly techniques

Growing produce and maintaining lawns with earth friendly techniques

Learn how to grow produce and maintain beautiful lawns and plants while using more earth friendly techniques.  This is the focus of MSU Consumer Horticulture Extension Educator Rebecca Krans’ three one-hour home gardening presentations: ♦ Smart Vegetable Gardening in Containers ♦ Smart Vegetable Gardening with Season Extenders ♦ Smart Perennials In each of these one-hour sessions, offered […]

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Managing Chronic Conditions Workshop

Managing Chronic Conditions Workshop

People struggling with chronic health issues can learn ways to cope with these challenges and improve their quality of life through an upcoming workshop:  Living Well with Chronic Conditions.  The workshop empowers those living with conditions like arthritis, heart problems, asthma, stroke, pain, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, diabetes, obesity, emphysema and cancer, and allows them […]

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Training and Pruning Apple Trees

Training and Pruning Apple Trees

Now is the perfect time to prune your fruit trees. Pruning promotes fruiting and deters disease when done correctly. Pruning also gives you an opportunity to shape your tree in an aesthetically pleasing way. Take a look at the UWEX publication on apple pruning and training. Make sure your pruners are clean and sharp! The […]

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Check Your Free Credit Report Campaign

Check Your Free Credit Report Campaign

Check your free credit report on 2/2, 6/6, and 10/10! By law, you can obtain three free credit reports each year. The information in your credit report affects your life in important ways–your ability to get a loan, how much you pay for credit and insurance, obtaining a job, renting a house or apartment, and […]

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Iron County, WI – Mobile Food Pantry

Iron County, WI – Mobile Food Pantry

Free Supplemental Food for Low-Income Residents Who can receive food? Low income residents of Iron County, Wisconsin What food is provided? Supplemental supplies of protein, fruit, vegetables, and grains which may vary each month Non-food or other products as they are available How do I qualify? To see if you qualify for the Mobile Food […]

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WI Local Food Business Seminars

WI Local Food Business Seminars

The Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) and the University of Wisconsin-Extension will present monthly educational seminars November through May at the Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center in Ashland. November 5 – Put Your Local Food Business Idea to the Test Carl Rainey of WI DATCP will take your business idea from inception to […]

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Announcing Website Promoting the Gogebic Range

Announcing Website Promoting the Gogebic Range

Visit the promotional website designed to attract young people to the Gogebic Range of Iron County, Wisconsin and Gogebic County, Michigan” - www.felivelife.com Help promote this website by putting an “Fe” bumper sticker on your vehicle. Contact Will Andresen for your free bumper sticker. The “Beautiful Northwoods Adenture” website (www.felivelife.com) is now on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1546928383#!/pages/FeLiveLifecom/116514315029971?ref=ts Become a […]

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