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Welcome Our New 4-H Program Coordinator

The Division of Extension would like to announce Aimee Elkins started on August 14th as the 4-H Program Coordinator for both Oconto and Marinette Counties. With over 500 youth involved in the 4-H Program in this two county area, Extension is looking to provide leadership to grow the program and reach even more youth in […]

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Plan Commissioner Training Registration

Registration is now open for new Plan Commissioners in Towns, Villages and Cities. Trainings are held in local municipal buildings or by agreed upon locations. Face to face and one on one trainings are being scheduled. Just simply contact our office to make the time. One hour to 3 hour sessions can be arranged based […]

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Free Pressure Canner Testing

Oconto County UW-Extension offers free Pressure Canner Testing to the public. Don’t forget to have the dial gauge on your pressure canner tested.  It is recommended to have this gauge tested every year. It’s also a good idea to review the publication “Using & Caring for a Pressure Canner”  by the University of Wisconsin-Extension. Please call 920-834-6845 to ensure […]

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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 Extension Oconto County?

About Extension Oconto County 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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