In My Backyard: Turning a Chore into Feeding Ourselves and the Community

Darrin Kimbler, Iron County UW-Extension Horticulture Educator Originally published in the Wisconsin Master Gardener Volunteer Vibe, June 2017 I would like to tell you about my front yard today.  When we moved to our little forty-acre farm in the far Northwoods in 2013, it came with a two-acre lawn.  The only things in those two […]

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Soil Testing Available at the Iron County UW-Extension Office

SPRING IS HERE and the Iron County UW-Extension office is ready to assist farmers and homeowners with a variety of soil analysis services. If you would like to get your soil tested, visit our office during regular business hours. We are open from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm, Monday – Friday. If you have any questions, please call 715-561-2695.

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Iron County Horticulture Summit Kicks Off

IRON COUNTY HORTICULTURE SUMMIT KICKS OFF!! With many months of planning, the Iron County Horticulture Summit began at the Iron County Memorial Building Wednesday afternoon.  The Horticulture Therapy Summit is hosting 6 presenters from around the state to offer a variety of presentations and workshops explaining the principles and practices of horticultural therapy appropriate for caregivers, […]

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