UW-Extension to Offer Winter Camp in January 2018

WINTER FUN!
We are now accepting registrations for the upcoming Winter Camp that takes place on January 12-14 at Camp Crosswoods in Delta, WI.

Campers must be 14 years old OR in the 8th grade. Preferred registrants must be currently enrolled in the Iron County 4-H program or were counselors/counselors in training at the 2017 Iron County Summer Youth Camp. Parent chaperones are welcome.

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Klemme Featured On Wiconsin Public Radio

Neil Klemme, Iron County 4-H Youth Development Educator was featured on Wisconsin Public Radio, Central Time, where he discussed the work he has been doing to engage youth in community development projects.

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UW-Extension To Offer Master Gardener Training

Iron County UW-Extension will be offering another beginner Master Gardener Training this fall.
Leven I Training will be held in Hurley and run from October 11 through January 10th.
For more information, call Iron County Horticulture Educator, Darrin Kimbler at 715-561-2695.

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Iron County Grandparent Survey

If you are a grandparent living in Iron County, please complete the survey in this article. Paper copies are available at the Mercer Library, the Hurley Library and the UW Extension office in the Iron County Courthouse. The survey will be open until August 15th. Those who complete the survey will be entered into a drawing for a $25 gift card to Sharon’s Coffee Company.

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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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