Walworth County UW-Extension Temporarily Moving

The UW-Extension office will be moving across the hall to Room 214 starting on Tuesday 8/22/17, due to flooring and carpet removal and install. During this time, we will still be able to assist with all the usual programs and assistance. Contact information will remain the same (262 741-4951. We will return to our usual […]

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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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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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