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Fit Families August Newsletter

Make Every Bite Count….More Fruits & Veggies Enjoy some fruit smoothies this Summer. Fruits may seem expensive but there are fruits that are actually cheaper than some snack foods. Remember to buy fruits in season, for great deals! Don’t forget to visit Farmer’s Markets for great deals too, if you are enrolled with the WIC […]

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School supply drive

Walworth County Health and Human Service is having a school supply drive for families in need.  Basic supplies are needed such as: backpacks,  spiral notebooks, watercolors, 2 pocket folders, pens/pencils, markers, loose leaf paper, index cards and rulers. Please drop off at the UW Extension office. Last collection time is August 18th at noon! Thank you […]

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Flood resources for home and farm

Everyone in the community is impacted by flooding, when it occurs. Being impacted by flooding can be overwhelming especially if it is a first experience. The following are resources available to assist those whom have been affected by the recent flooding. Residents can call Walworth County’s Emergency Management Hotline at 262-741-7700 to report damage to […]

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Fit Families July Newsletter

July is here! Have you been seeing lovely gardens and farmer markets around your town? There is a yummy red fruit around in the summer that is absolutely delicious! We are talking about of course of tomatoes. Tomatoes are great on pizza, cherry tomatoes are little plump juicy treats, have some salsa with some corn […]

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Phoenix Middle School Community Garden

Phoenix Middle School Community Garden has 5 garden beds available, please call us at 262-741-4957 for more information! FoodWise, UW-Extension Walworth County, Phoenix Middle School, UW-Extension Horticulture Program, Master Garden Volunteers, DDCA , Fit Families, and Delavan community, Thanks for your support! El Jardín Comunitario de “Phoenix Middle School” tiene 5 jardines disponibles, por favor […]

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Farm Succession Live Webinars (CANCELLED)

The Walworth County UW-Extension series has been cancelled until further notice. We apologize about any inconvenience this may have caused you. Please contact the closest UW extension office in Janesville or Waukesha for further webinar information.   UW-Extension Rock County 51 S Main Street Janesville, WI 53545 Phone: 608-757-5696 Fax: 608-757-5581 Ask for Nick UW-Extension […]

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June Fit Families Newsletter

Summer is upon us. We hope your gardens are growing delicious and healthy veggies and you are enjoying your time in the sun. June is dairy month and we have some tips on how you can enjoy your dairy and be FIT at the same time. Make every sip count! More healthy beverages! When enjoying […]

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WIC Food Demonstration

Join us Tuesday June 13th for the WIC Cooking Demo hosted by UW-Extension FoodWIse. Learn new recipes, enjoy some tasty nibbles and have fun! Kids are welcomed and can take part in kid friendly activities. The “Fast and Fresh” Cooking Demo will be located at the Walworth County government center in room 220 (100 W […]

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