Badger Dairy Camp UW-Madison

JUNE 8-10, 2017 Attending Badger Dairy Camp is a great opportunity for campers to solidify their dairy fundamentals and get a jump  on  the  upcoming  judging and showing season. The level of instruction received at UW-Madison is second to none. Our dairy professionals have coached collegiate champion teams and exhibited All-Americans. Campers will START THEIR […]

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Northwest WI 4-H Horse Educational Contest

Northwest WI 4-H Horse Educational Contest March 4, 2017 UW-River Falls Agricultural Science Building 611 S 3rd St, River Falls, WI 54022 Check-in: 8:30 am Contest: 9:00 am The Northwest WI 4-H Horse Educational contest will offer competitions in: Horse Bow, Hippology, Posters, Drawings and Photography. Equine reproduction will be the topic of the guest […]

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4-H Horse Project Spring Round-Up

MARK YOUR CALENDARS! 4-H Horse Project Spring Round-Up Sunday, March 12, 2017 1:15 p.m. Waumandee State Bank, Waumandee Horse/Horseless Horse project members and parents are encouraged to attend the Spring Round-Up.  Calendar of events, pony rides, special events and member recognition are a few of the topics to be discussed.  Plan to attend and learn […]

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County Fair Judges Training Webinar

The 2017 Fair Judges Training Webinar will be held on March 21 at 6:00 p.m. and is geared for new county fair judges as well as judges that would like to be updated on the general principles of what it takes to judge at Wisconsin County Fairs.  Some of the topics to be covered are: […]

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Buffalo County Fair Premium Books Now Available

The 2017 Junior  Fair Premium book and the 2017 Open Class Premium books are now available for the Buffalo County Fair.  Take a moment to review the Junior Fair Rules and Livestock Rules for changes this year. The 2017 Buffalo County Fair is August 3-6, 2017. The Buffalo County Fair theme is Homemade, Homegrown Heroes. Additional information can be […]

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Introduction to Bees and Beekeeping Workshop

The Dunn County Beekeepers are presenting an “Introduction to Bees and Beekeeping”. The workshop is designed to provide the basic information necessary to start beekeeping in Wisconsin. Participants will be guided through their first year of beekeeping. The workshop is intended for those who have no experience with bees and beekeeping. WHEN: Saturday, February 4, 2017, […]

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Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD)

Starting January 1, 2017, medically important antimicrobials in medicated feed will become veterinary feed directive (VFD) drugs, and the resulting VFD feed must be authorized by a licensed veterinarian and distributed and used in compliance with the VFD regulation. Also, animal producers will no longer be able to use these VFD feeds for growth promotion […]

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Perspectives on Buffalo County’s Labor Force

Matt Kures; University of Wisconsin-Extension; Center for Community and Economic Development recently put together a presentation on the current labor force in Buffalo County and the region.  To see the complete report to go: buffalo_labor_force_april_2016 buffalo_labor_force_april_2016  This report is part of an Economic Development Administration grant that Buffalo County has secured.

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