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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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Indianhead Sheep and Goat Breeders Association 2018 Small Ruminant Clinic

Indianhead Sheep and Goat Breeders Association Small Ruminant Clinic, formally the Indianhead Sheep Breeders Association ”Shepherds Clinic” will be held Saturday, February 3, 2018, at the Conference Center in the Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College, 1900 College Drive, Rice Lake, WI 54868. The “Small Ruminant” Clinic will begin at 8:45 a.m. with a welcome and our […]

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4-H Leathercraft Schedule

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

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Junior Leader December Meeting & Christmas Party

4-H Junior Leaders December Meeting & Christmas Party   Who:     All Junior Leaders (youth grade 8th-13th) When:  Sunday, December 17th @ 4pm Where: Barron County Government Center, Rm 110 What:   Junior Leader’s Monthly Meeting & Christmas Party   -Bring your favorite cookie to share and White Elephant gift! -Wear your favorite Christmas hat or […]

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2017/2018 Project Discovery Days!

Dates for Project Discovery Days: 9am-12pm, Barron Government Center November 11th December 9th January 13th February 10th March 10th   Come join us for one of these great craft classes! Make something for yourself, a Christmas gift, or project for the fair! Project Discovery Days November & Registration Form Project Discovery Days December & Registration […]

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Barron County Buzz: Millipedes

In this episode of Barron County Buzz, Tim Jergenson explains why you may be seeing millipedes trying to move into your house! Don’t worry, he tells you what they want and what to do about it. Read more from this UW-Extension Fact Sheet: Millipedes     Barron County Buzz: The short and sweet way to […]

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Barron County Buzz: Why Do Leaves Change Color in the Fall?

In today’s Barron County Buzz, Tim Jergenson explains why tree leaf colors change in the fall.  Learn more by reading UW Extension’s factsheet: Leaf Color Change in Autumn.   Barron County Buzz: The short and sweet way to learn something new! Presented by UW-Extension Barron County. Music: www.bensound.com

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