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Master Gardener Grants and Scholarship Available!

The Barron County Master Gardener Volunteers are offering two $150 grants for worthy community garden projects. Projects must be gardening related and located in Barron County.  The applicant must be a non-profit group or organization. Include the following information in your application: name and location of the group or organization contact person, phone number,  e-mail […]

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Performance Arts Festival 2018

Attention 4-H Youth!! Now is the time to register for the Performance Arts Festival 2018. This year’s event will be held at Turtle Lake High School on Saturday, April 21st. Below you will find the entry form for each category of the event. These forms are due to the Extension office by April 3rd, 2018 via email, mail, […]

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Level One Master Gardener Training – April 2018

The North Country MGVs will be offering Level One training in Spooner beginning in April 2018.  They will be using the same format as we in Barron County have used the past couple of years.  Kevin Schoessow has offered to allow any Barron County residents to take the training in Spooner.  Kevin will encourage the […]

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Manure Applicator Training – March 26

Level One Manure Applicator Training program to be held Monday, March 26, 2018 from 12:30 – 3:00 p.m. in Room 110 on the first floor in the Barron County Government, 335 E. Monroe Ave., Barron, WI. This training is designed for custom manure haulers and their employees, however, the program is a great training opportunity for […]

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Agriculture Scholarships Available

SCHOLARSHIP AVAILABLE: The Barron County Commission on Agriculture is pleased to announce its 2018 Scholarship Program.  The Commission on Agriculture offers $750 scholarships to students currently enrolled in post-high school education or to students planning to pursue post-high school education.  Preference may be given to students planning to study in agricultural and natural resources related […]

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4-H Leathercraft Schedule

Leathercraft Ordering Session Tuesday, January 23rd 5:00 pm-7:00 pmBarron County Government Center, East Conference Rm Barron County 4-H will pay for shipping and tax on your items!   2018 4-H Leathercraft ScheduleLeathercraft workshops will be held from 9 a.m. to noon in Room 110 A & B of the Barron County Government Center.   The […]

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