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Livestock Learning Webinar Series!

Let us bring the class to you! UW-Extension and the UW-Madison Animal Sciences Department are teaming up to offer four FREE webinars on leadership and careers in beef, swine, sheep, and meat goats.

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Degree Programs at UW Colleges Online

Complete your Associate of Arts and Science (AAS) degree completely online with the University of Wisconsin! UW-Colleges Online credits transfer to all four-year universities in the UW system, as well as most private institutions!


2016 Century and Sesquicentennial Farm and Home Award!

Has your Wisconsin farm or home been owned continuously for the last 100 or 150 years? The Wisconsin State Fair wants to honor your family and ancestors for dedicating their lives to Wisconsin! Receive Fair admission tickets, an invitation to an awards breakfast, an outdoor display sign, and more!

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Tis the season for canning, freezing and dehydrating.

Tis the season for canning, freezing and dehydrating. If you are interested in any of the above you may want to know our office has updated and upgraded to digital all our Food Preservation Guides and Fact Sheets. Here is our most current list: USDA Principals of Home Canning Pressure Canner Use & Care Using Boiling Water […]

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2014 Portage County Plat Books Available

The 2014 Portage County Plat Book is available – a convenient reference for local governments, private realty, surveying companies, and the general public. Plat Books make use of the Public Land Survey System (PLSS) to represent land ownership patterns on a county-wide basis. Prepared from a variety of data sources, including U.S. Census TIGER (digital line) files, historical local government tax […]