• Nutrient Management Basics

    Dates:  February 17th and February 24th.  Learn how to prepare your own nutrient management plan with these two courses.

  • Manitowoc County Forage Council Annual Meeting & Forage Seminar

    February 3, 2016 Knox’s Silver Valley Banquet Hall 1222 South Alverno Road, Manitowoc PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED   Return this registration form to: Manitowoc County UW-Extension Attention: Scott Gunderson P.O. Box 935 Manitowoc, WI 54221-0935   or call the UW-Extension office at 683-4175 by noon on January 27th.   The cost for the program is $25 […]

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Cyber bullying

    Cyber bullying legislation and case law: Implications for school policy and practice This Fact Sheet provides a summary of important court cases and pending legislation that can help school districts evaluate and improve their current cyber bullying policies. Cyberbullying


Marketing Resources: UW-Extension Day at the State Fair

Be part of UW-Extension Day at the State Fair! Celebrate the Wisconsin Idea and meet UW-Extension educators from around the state. Experience the UW-Extension programming that supports Wisconsin families, communities and businesses. There’s something for everyone: hands-on activities and demonstrations, live presentations, musical performances, games and more. Key Events and Activities Highlights of Central Mall […]


Raising a Thinking Child

Children as young as 4 years old can learn to think for themselves in ways most of us never thought possible.  By following the evidence based “Raising a Thinking Child program, you can teach young children how to solve problems and resolve daily conflicts; to explore alternative solutions and their consequences; and to consider the […]


Medicare, Medicaid mark 50th anniversary

Contact Caroline B. Gomez-Tom, 414-270-2963, cbgomez@wisc.edu   This week marks the 50th anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid, health insurance programs that provide coverage to more than one-third of Wisconsin residents. By providing coverage options for the elderly, blind, disabled, children and low-income residents since 1965, Medicaid and Medicare programs have contributed to a decline in […]


U.S. breast milk: glyphosate-free

PULLMAN, Wash. — Washington State University scientists have found that glyphosate, the main ingredient in the herbicide Roundup, does not accumulate in mother’s breast milk. Michelle McGuire, an associate professor in the university’s School of Biological Sciences, is the lead researcher of the study, which is the first to have its results independently verified by […]


Paint Day

Thanks to Grace. Devon, Taylor and Riley of Clarks Mills Good Sports 4-H Club, now have the Girls Cabins painted and the Boys Cabins scraped. If your club is interested in volunteering to paint for a day contact Matt Welter at mattwelter.ee@gmail.com



State Fair Bus Reservation JOIN US FOR A TRIP TO STATE FAIR Would you like to experience State Fair but don’t have a way to get there? Members from all clubs are invited to participate in this county-wide trip. We’ll be departing by coach at 7:00 a.m. from the Manitowoc County Office Complex on Thursday, August 6th, and will return […]


Camp Clean Up

Thank you to all the volunteers that helped with Camp TaPaWingo’s  cleanup this last Saturday. It is very much appreciated and it is people like you who keep us going, thank you again.    


Banquet Celebration

   Thank you for all who attend the camp banquet, it was another successful year.  Camp TaPaWingo and the Banquet Committee would like to express a special thank you to all of those generous businesses and individuals who have donated items to make the banquet raffles and auctions a success as well as the staff […]


Avian Influenza in Wisconsin

Avian Influenza Workshop Offered by Wisconsin DATCP Posted on September 3, 2015 by Site Admin WI DATCP will be presenting 4 workshops at various locations in Wisconsin titled “Avian Influenza – Lessons Learned and How to Prepare for the Future.” RSVP to margaret.proost@wisconsin.gov, (608) 224-4877. All workshops are scheduled to run from 6pm to 8pm. […]