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4-H Summer Camp Survey

Did you attend 4-H Summer Camp this year? If so, please take a few minutes and work together to answer the following questions. Your honest answers will help us give feedback to our staff, plan future camps, and make our program even better. Please let us know what you liked and what we can improve.

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2015 Extension Highlights Annual Report

  This report showcases some of the accomplishments of our County UW-Extension Educators during this past year.  Take a moment to look through this report to discover the broad range of programs that were conducted and how they have made a positive impact on peoples’ lives.  Through a partnership between Bayfield County and the University of […]

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2016 Hazardous Waste Collections Scheduled

Do you have old, unwanted chemicals stored in your closet, basement, garage, shed, barn or business?  Wonder where you can get rid of them?  Area residents, farmers, small businesses, governmental units and schools will have an opportunity to properly dispose of unwanted hazardous chemicals at a number of Clean Sweep collection events this summer. The […]

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Relationships Matter Class Starts April 28

When we’re managing a busy schedule it’s easy to take our relationships for granted. But research shows that our health, happiness and even our financial wellbeing are all impacted by our interpersonal relationships.

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Raising a Thinking Child scheduled to begin February 16

Raising a Thinking Child can help reduce household stress as you guide your child to handle common issues through communication and problem-solving. Teach your kids to stop and think about the consequences of their actions, understand the feelings of others and manage conflicts at home, at school and in other settings.

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Managing the Risks of CAFOs

Recommendations and Report of the Bayfield County Large-Scale Livestock Study Committee
Thursday, December 10, 6-7:30 PM, Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center

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“Business On Stage” Set for Tuesday, October 27, 2015

David Bretting, President & CEO of C.G. Bretting Manufacturing Company, Inc., is the evening’s featured speaker. The company is celebrating its 125th year in operation and was recently recognized as the Business of the Year for 2015 by the Ashland Area Development Corporation. David will discuss how this iconic family business started, grew and prospered over its 125 year history.

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Home Canning: Can I Make Substitutions Safely?

The safety of the food that you preserve for your family and friends is important to you. The University of Wisconsin-Extension supports using up-to-date, research-tested recipes so that you know that the food that you preserve is both safe and high in quality. Here are a few quick tips on changes and substitutions that will keep your home preserved food safe to eat.