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Identify trees, insects and plants

Do you have a question about your tree? Do you want to know what kind of plant is growing along your driveway? Are you concerned about what kind of insect has invaded your garden or your home? Follow the simple steps below to get an answer from Steve Okonek the Jackson & Trempealeau County Agricultural […]

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In Person Approval Form

Updated 9/17/2020 4-H Volunteers, I wanted to start this by some COVID-19 updates.  As you know, the University of Wisconsin – Madison, Division of Extension has made it clear that virtual programming and meetings is the preferred mode for now.  With that in mind, they have also said that if a club, group or staff member […]

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Food Resources to Help Get Through COVID-19

Many people are struggling to afford the food they need during the COVID-19 public health emergency. Across Wisconsin and the nation, many households have lost some or all of their regular income. Others have lost access to usual sources of food, such as school meals and senior meal programs.  The information below provides information about […]

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COVID-19 Child and Family Resources

If you are looking for ideas for your children please check out some of these great resources from here in Wisconsin and around the country!   Extension has a great landing page for resources during this time.  This page is for families but there are a number of other great resources here as well. https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/covid19/category/topics/families/ Fun […]

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Resources for Family Resilience During Stressful Times – Recursos de la Familia

Resources for Family Resilience During Stressful Times – Recursos de la Familia Particularly Helpful Family Resilience Resources During Times of Stress – Recursos de la Familia Parenting, Step Parenting, Caregiving and Family Relationships Across the Lifespan, English and Espanol https://parenting.extension.wisc.edu/ Parenting Future Readers in English and Espanol https://parenting.extension.wisc.edu/parenting-future-readers/ Co-Parents and Couples https://www.fcs.uga.edu/nermen/hrmet-modules-manage Stepfamilies https://www.stepfamilies.info/educational-resources/quick-step-guides/ Grandparents […]

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4-H Programming Postponed

Updated 8/6/2020 In-person Approval Form Visit this link to see the full update on in-person meetings here. Email From State Leadership Sent on 6/2/2020 Dear 4-H members, families, & volunteers – This has been a year unlike anything we’ve seen. And, while Wisconsin has done a good job of limiting the spread of COVID-19 in […]

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4-H Online Enrollment is Now Open!

4-H Online 2.0 is finally official! This has been a roller coaster as there was some hiccups in the new system which set us back from an enrolment date. I am sending this email out early as you will not be able to access the system until October 1st. The link below will take you […]

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Clover College Project Boxes

Clover college is going to look a little different this year but it will still be jam packed with all the fun! This year instead meeting in person, even though we wish we were, we will be holding a virtual project box Clover College. Similar to the normal program youth will get to choose the […]

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National 4-H Week

Join the fun with the National 4-H Activities we will be doing this year! Have you marked your calendars for National 4-H Week?!?! October 4-10th we will have activities throughout the week to celebrate! Check out the Events below! BINGO! Get involved in a whole week of BINGO! 3 numbers will be announced each day! Download […]

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Charter Videos

Charters are challenging. Lucky Eileen Van Dyk, 4-H Program Educator in Polk and St. Croix Counties has created a couple of videos to help walk you through process. As you fill out the charter check out these videos. First Four Pages of the Charter   Viewers will learn how to complete the first four pages […]

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County Wide Club Meeting

Club Members and Leaders! I know running meetings has been difficult during this time, let me take that load off your shoulders and run some for you! I am planning a County Wide Club Meeting for ALL youth and adults to attend! This meeting will be held virtually but will include icebreakers, upcoming events, and […]

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Cover Crop Seeding Rate Guide

Thinking about planting a cover crop mix following wheat or other small grains?  Click below for seeding rate information to help with your decision Cover Crop Mixtures, Determining Seeding Rates

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Project Showcase

Are you wondering what to do with your non-animal projects this year? Here is your chance to show them off! Join the Trempealeau County 4-H for Project Showcase! This drive through program will give youth a chance to get recognition and feedback on their projects on August 22nd from 9-12. Here are some health and […]

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