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Remaining 2016 Farm Technology Days’ Funds Available For Grants

Walworth County UW-Extension would like to thank everyone who showed their support at this year’s Farm Technology Days. Over 30,000 people attended this agricultural trade show visiting with the over 600 vendors and taking tours of the state of the dairty farm as well as farm city elevator in Zenda. This trade show takes place […]


Great Gardens

Spring is nearing!!!  Discover gardening techniques that will help your garden thrive and learn how to manage several insects and diseases that are out there.  Chrissy Wen, University of Wisconsin-Extension Horticulture Educator, will discuss best practices for both the vegetable garden and your landscape!   April 6, 2017 at 4:00, East Troy Village Hall


Grant Programs and Financial Options For Farmers & Food Entrepreneurs

Are you looking for ways to develop your innovative agricultural business? Join us for a workshop designed to help you identify whether grants or other financial options might be right for you on Thursday, October 6th at Michael Fields Agricultural Institute, W2493 County Road ES, East Troy, WI. The workshop will begin at 9 a.m. […]


Farm Succession Live Webinars

UW-Extension is offering a series of webinars on farm succession and estate planning. Registration is $5/person/session or $25 for the complete series – cost includes materials and snacks. Pre-registration is required. Register online at: https://goo.gl/forms/kJ9ooiCT0YXuERMa2, by mail using the registration form or by contacting the Walworth County office at 262-741-4951 or peg.reedy@ces.uwex.edu. The farm succession webinar series continues […]


Raising a Thinking Child Program

If you are a parent of a 4-7 year-old and your child has experienced temper tantrums, difficulty making or keeping friends, impatience or interrupting, and/or not listening, Raising a Thinking Child workshop may be just right for you!


Emerald Ash Borer

Emerald Ash Borer, a serious pest of ash trees has been confirmed Walworth County and several other counties of Southeast Wisconsin. Homeowners can take steps to provide their trees with a measure of security but it must be done proactively.