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Sample Exhibit Information

Sample Exhibit Information

Follow the link below for exhibit information on proper entry tag placement and more. http://buffalo.uwex.edu/?p=5529

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What I Learn At the Fair

What I Learn At the Fair

I know there are many kids (and adults, too) that enjoy the Fair for the amazing carnival and its once a year food and ride opportunities. But, I have never really been a carnival kind of girl. Even when I worked for Wisconsin State Fair and literally lived on the Fairgrounds for weeks at a time, I rarely […]

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2014 Buffalo County Fair, 4-H Horse Show

2014 Buffalo County Fair, 4-H Horse Show

              On the Morning of July 19th, 2014 you could feel the anticipation building in the air as each exhibitor slid out of their trucks and each horse stepped out of their trailers on to the dark robust earth of the Midnight Riders Arena for the 2014 Buffalo County […]

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Weiss presents Agriscience Challenge to Help Prepare Future Generation of 4-H, Ag Leaders

Weiss presents Agriscience Challenge to Help Prepare Future Generation of 4-H, Ag Leaders

Population trends project the world population will grow by two billion in the next 40 years, requiring a 70 percent increase in food production to feed the world. National 4-H Council and Monsanto Company trained local Buffalo County 4-H youth leader, Nash Weiss, in an initiative to respond to this challenge by stimulating youth interest […]

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4-H Alumni Exhibits Wanted at Buffalo County Fair to Celebrate 100 Years

4-H Alumni Exhibits Wanted at Buffalo County Fair to Celebrate 100 Years

  2014 4-H Centennial Celebration for Alumni at the Buffalo County Fair Wisconsin 4-H is turning 100 years old in 2014 and we need your help!  The Buffalo County 4-H Leaders Association is asking for any Wisconsin 4-H Alumni to share some of their experiences in 4-H at the 2014 Buffalo County Fair.  We are […]

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4-H Cloverbud Day Camp made Pre-Historic History!

4-H Cloverbud Day Camp made Pre-Historic History!

On Thursday, July 24th, Cloverbuds and Explorers travelled back in time at “4-H Cave Kids” Science Day Camp! A total of 8 campers in grades K-3 were in attendance, they were: Mya Kwasniewski, Aidan Lisowski, Blaine Severson, Ryan Gray, Grady Meier, Skylar Risler, and Zander Risler, and Alison George. We also had one skilled counselor, […]

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Fun filled summer at 4-H STEM Day Camps in Mondovi

Fun filled summer at 4-H STEM Day Camps in Mondovi

Buffalo County youth in grades K-6 participated in 4-H Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Day Camps on Wednesdays June 18th through July 23rd at Mirror Lake Park and the Fairgrounds. STEM Day Camps were led by 4-H Youth Development Summer Intern, Toni Sipla and 4-H Youth Development Educator, Annie Lisowski, with the help of […]

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Fun filled summer at 4-H Science Day Camps at CFC

Fun filled summer at 4-H Science Day Camps at CFC

Buffalo County youth in grades K-6 participated in 4-H Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Day Camps on Tuesdays June 17th through July 22rd at a variety of locations around the Cochrane-Fountain City area. STEM Day Camps were led by 4-H Youth Development Summer Intern, Toni Sipla and 4-H Youth Development Educator, Annie Lisowski, with […]

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Herdsmanship Schedule & Barn Assignments

The 2014 Herdsmanship Judging Schedule and Barn Assignments for the Buffalo County Fair are complete. The Herdsmanship Award will be given to the first place club/organization in Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Swine, and Goats.  Rabbits and Poultry will receive the Cage Management Award.  The purpose of the Herdsmanship / Cage Management Award is to encourage proper care of […]

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Summer Youth Programs Discover The World at STEM Camp!

Summer Youth Programs Discover The World at STEM Camp!

This summer youth had a blast while exploring the various biomes of the world by participating in several STEM related activities! STEM Camp was held in the Fountain City area June 17, July 1,8,15,17, and 22.   STEM Camp was also held in the Mondovi area on June 18, July 2, 9, 16, and 23.

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Fizz-Boom-Read with Area Public Libraries

Fizz-Boom-Read with Area Public Libraries

This summer, 4-H Youth Development Educators from Buffalo and Trempealeau Counties conducted science experiments as part of the 2014 collaborative summer library program with public libraries in Arcadia and Alma!

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Rockets to the Rescue is 4-H National Youth Science Day Event – Will you blast off with us?

Rockets to the Rescue is 4-H National Youth Science Day Event – Will you blast off with us?

4-H National Youth Science Day (NYSD) is an exciting, interactive learning experience that engages thousands of youth across the country in conducting the National Science Experiment. The University of Arizona developed the 2014 National Science Experiment, Rockets to the Rescue!, which explores the field of aerospace engineering. This year, youth will be tasked with the […]

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Summer 2014 Online Challenge!

Summer 2014 Online Challenge!

  The University of Wisconsin-Extension Office is challenging you to complete our online challenges.  You can complete any of these challenges and if you do so you will receive a prize! All you have to do is send a video or picture of yourself participating in the challenge to Briana.Wolfe@buffalocounty.com. If you have any questions […]

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Wisconsin 4-H Featured in Wisconsin State Journal

http://host.madison.com/news/local/article_0d87518f-7281-53af-abc4-708f82e30ff4.html

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C-FC 4-H Afterschool Summer Program Explores the World

C-FC 4-H Afterschool Summer Program Explores the World

  This summer students and staff at 4-H Afterschool at C-FC are making discoveries from around the world. Youth travel to different countries through “Minds in Motions”, an hour of critical thinking learning activities focused on a different country each day. In addition, students learn about the different biomes of the world by participating weekly […]

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MCYC Summer Program Explores the World

MCYC Summer Program Explores the World

  This summer students and staff at MCYC are making discoveries from around the world. Youth travel to different countries through “Minds in Motions”, an hour of critical thinking learning activities focused on a different country each day. In addition, students learn about the different biomes of the world by participating weekly at Science, Technology, […]

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Hilltop Climber 4-H Club Report

Hilltop Climbers 4-H Club met on Sunday, June 8, 2014 at the Marten Center in Mondovi.  The meeting was called to order at 4:10 p.m. by President Abby George.   The flag pledges were said.  The secretary and treasurer’s report was read and approved. For Old Business items, thank you to the Risler & Schultz families […]

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FIVE Trip to Hayward a Cultural Experience for Young Leaders

FIVE Trip to Hayward a Cultural Experience for Young Leaders

2014 FIVE Trip  This trip is a cultural experience!  This year, Erin Seifert from Pepin County and six other 7th & 8th grade 4-H members from Pierce and Buffalo counties spent 3 days learning about a different culture.  They explored Hayward, WI from June 30 – July 1 focusing on the Native American culture.  Participants […]

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Thank you Lookout Legends 4-H for Gilmanton Fair Exhibits

Thank you Lookout Legends 4-H for Gilmanton Fair Exhibits

Thank you Lookout Legends 4-H for the beautiful display of exhibits at the Gilmanton Fair. Your club really illustrated the pride of over 100 years of leadership! Keep up the great work serving your community and our County!  

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The Online Challenge: Number Three

The Online Challenge: Number Three

This week I challenge you to do a STEM experiment! STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. The experiment in this video of blowing up a balloon with vinegar and baking soda is an example of a STEM experiment! Be creative when choosing your STEM experiment, but most of all have fun while doing […]

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Buffalo County Fair Reminders

Buffalo County Fair Reminders

Buffalo County Fair-July 31-Aug 3  Reminders:              Fair Entry Tags Fair Entry Tags will be available for pick up by club leaders/advisors from the UW-Extension Office on July 18th. Please distribute to members promptly and ask them to review. Any corrections need to be made by July 25th. Show Animal Numbers Due Club leaders/advisors, please submit […]

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Are YOU Ready?

Are YOU Ready?

University of Wisconsin- Extension Buffalo County completed a three-day workforce readiness workshop designed to build community relationships, promote summer retention related to Common Core curriculum standards, and establish a learning environment that encourages peer learning. The Are You Ready? 2014 Summer Workforce Readiness Program, led by Dana Erickson, Youth and Families At-Risk Educator, provided 12 […]

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4-H Youth Council Canoe / Tubing Trip Planned for August 12

The Youth Council Canoe Trip is almost here! This year that canoe trip will be on the Black River on Tuesday August 12th. The date has changed from the original due to some youth members participating in Driver’s ed. The cost is $10.00/participant. We will be meeting at the Alma Courthouse and transportation will be […]

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Day of Play – NEW in 2014!

Day of Play – NEW in 2014!

Summer is almost over, but that doesn’t mean it’s time to stop having fun! On Monday, August, 11th we will be hosting a Day of Play! During this event we will be playing multiple games to keep you active and engaged. It will be held at Cochrane-Fountain City school in the area by the playground. […]

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