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4-H Member Re-Enrollment Now Open!

As of September 6th, members may go to www.4honline.com and re-enroll in the  4-H program for 2019-2020. All 4-H members, youth and adult, must re-enroll on 4-H Online each year in order to participate in 4-H club, county, state, national and international activities. Even if you just became a member in August, you must go […]

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UW-Extension’s Check Your Free Credit Report Campaign

By law, everybody 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, securing a job, renting a house or apartment, and preventing identity theft. It is important to check your report […]

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Corn Silage Field Day

A corn silage field day is being held on Thursday, September 5 near Lena.  The focus of the field day will be corn silage harvest and usage, along with forage management best practices.  This field day opportunity is being sponsored by the Marinette and Oconto County Extension offices and is hosted by Alsteen Farms, located […]

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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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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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