• Farm Succession, Retirement & Estate Planning

    You make decisions every day to improve your farm business and provide your family with a home and lifestyle you want for them. Have you planned for the family’s and the farm’s long term sustainability?

  • Pesticide Applicator Training (PAT) – Feb 3, Feb 24 or Mar 4 2016

    Dodge County farmers whose pesticide applicators certification has expired or first-time applicators will want to register for one of three training sessions or for a self-study program in order to acquire their General Farming Private Applicator’s License.

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January Focus on 4-H Newsletter

Monthly information on 4-H events, project info, and activities.

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Sausage Class Offered

Learn how to make sausage with the Dodge County UW-Extension and UW-Madison Meats Lab Specialist Jeff Sindelar on February 3, 2016 at 6:30pm at the Dodge County Administration Building in Juneau. The class is $25/person limited to 50 participants on a first come-first serve basis. Pre-registration is required.

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Master Gardener – Level 1 Volunteer Training – Spring 2016

For veteran gardeners or novices. Participants are required to attend a mandatory orientation meeting on Jan. 19, 2016 at 6:00pm. This is a 13-week course on Tuesday evenings beginning Feb. 2, 2016 from 6:30-8:30pm at the Dodge County Administration Building in Juneau, WI. Cost – $150 (includes training and publications) Features a variety of University […]

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Dodge County Master Gardener 2016 Plant Sale

Save the Date! Dodge County Master Gardener Plant Sale When:  Saturday, May 21, 2016  8:00 – 11:00 a.m. Where:  Dodge County Administration Building 127 E Oak St., Juneau WI 53039For More Information Contact: Lois Livens at phone: 920-344-2109 or email: loislivens@aol.com Helpful Gardening Websites: Dodge County UW-Extension (UWEX) Office (920) 386-3790 dodge.uwex.edu/master-gardener/ wimastergardener.org/?q=Dodge Ask a […]

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4-H Youth Attend National 4-H Congress

Michaela Daane of Leipsic 4-H Club and Nicole Wenzel of Lomira Clover Leaves 4-H Club attended the 92nd National 4-H Congress in Atlanta, Georgia from November 27th through December 1st. Daane and Wenzel joined about sixty high school participants representing University of Wisconsin Extension 4-H Youth Development at this annual youth leadership development conference.

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Moving Forward: Farm Succession, Retirement, and Estate Planning for the Family Business

You make decisions every day to improve your farm business and provide your family with a home and lifestyle you want for them. Have you planned for the family’s and the farm’s long term sustainability?

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General Farming Pesticide Applicator Training (PAT) Courses Offered

Register in advance, in person, at the Dodge UWEX Office.

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Master Gardener – Level I Volunteer Training – Spring 2016

Learn about Horticulture and share your knowledge through community volunteering!

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HCE Learning Session: Easy Breads and Rolls – Feb 9 at 1:00pm

Dodge County Association for Home and Community Education (Dodge County HCE) invites the public to attend their upcoming Learning Session: Easy Breads and Rolls on Tuesday, February 9, 2016, at 1:00 p.m., at the Dodge County Administration Building Auditorium, 127 East Oak Street in Juneau. Learn some techniques to make the preparation of yeast breads […]

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State Fair Dairy Promotion Board Scholarships Available

The Wisconsin State Fair Dairy Promotion Board is offering $1,000 scholarships, for use during the second semester of the 2016-17 school year, to third and fourth-year college students pursuing dairy-related or food science degrees at one of Wisconsin’s four-year universities.

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Enroll in 4-H Today!

Easy & convenient! Existing members re-enroll by November 15 and new members enroll by December 31!

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Nutrient Management Workshops Offered In Dodge County

Dodge County Land Conservation and UW-Extension will again be offering a workshop for farmers to learn the basics of nutrient management planning.   Topics of discussion will include: Determine crop nutrient needs. Meeting nutrient needs with fertilizer, manure & legumes. How to read soil test results. Optimal Nitrogen, soil pH/lime, phosphorus and potassium. Secondary and […]

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SBS/SIDS Training – June 14th 6-9pm

The next Shaken Baby Syndrome/Sudden Infant Death Syndrome training will be on June 14, 2016, 6-9pm.

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A Garden for the Birds

For some people, a garden is not a garden without a few feathered friends to sing to them and cheer their efforts. The nice thing about including birds in the habitat is that many stay the winter and add enjoyment to those bland days when gardening is unattainable. As urban areas expand, habitat is lost […]

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The Fine, Fragrant Phlox

While the weather is now not conducive to gardening, it is a good time to plan for next year’s garden. It would be hard to find a landscape that could not accommodate phlox. This versatile, eye-catching perennial comes in a wide variety of colors and in both upright and low-growing types. There are sun-lovers and […]

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