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 CenterNovember 11th December 9th January 13th February 10th March 17th (note date change)   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 […]

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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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Barron County Buzz: MyPlate

Kathy stops in to tell us all about “MyPlate,” the helpful nutrition guide that replaced the food pyramid.  Learn more about MyPlate here.       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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Reducing Risks from Manure Gases

  The season for applying liquid manure to cropland is just around the corner. The gases released during agitation of liquid manure systems can cause concentrations to reach levels that are hazardous to human and animal health. Since the early 1960s, nearly 150 people have died in the U.S. because of manure-related gas incidents in […]

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2017 Junior Livestock Auction Sale Catalog

Check out the 2017 Youth Livestock Auction Sale Catalog! Don’t miss the Junior Livestock Auction tomorrow at the Barron County Fair at 1:30 p.m. Come and support our Youth that have worked hard all year for this opportunity to share their projects with you. Junior Livestock Auction Sale Catalog 2017 final (1)

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Event: No-Till Field Day – July 14

The Farmers of the Barron County Watersheds (FBCW) will be hosting a field day on Friday July 14, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM at Rainbow Valley Farm. Rainbow Valley Farm is owned and operated by the Glen Wohlk family. Rainbow Valley Farm is located North of Almena on HWY P.  Fields are just South of the 16th Ave. […]

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