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Market Sale Meeting

This is the first Bayfield County 4-H Market Sale project meeting of 2017. ATTENDANCE IS VERY IMPORTANT AND A PARENT NEEDS TO BE PRESENT.

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FoodWIse is new name of Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program

FoodWIse, formerly known as the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program, or WNEP, has a long legacy of providing nutrition education to Wisconsin families and individuals with limited incomes. While the program remains strong, much has changed at the national, state and local level since it first began.

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4-H Canski – Chequamegon Area Nordic

                                     4-H CANSKI is a partnership between Ashland and Bayfield County 4-H, local schools, BART, and the Ashwabay Outdoor Education Foundation.   For more information on Registration, Dues, Gear, Programs, etc. take a look at the 2016-17-canski-brochure or go the […]

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Living Well in Our Best Years – Newsletter for Caregivers and Families

This newsletter is a collaborative effort between the Bayfield County offices of the Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) of the North and the UW-Extension. Both departments are committed to providing a broad array of information and resources to older adults, caregivers and family members to assist them in growing and aging with grace, dignity and respect.

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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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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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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.

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Children In The Middle-Successful Co-Parenting

    Successful Co-Parenting Education for Divorcing or Separating Parents Co–parenting families have a unique set of challenges. They also have opportunities to build strengths. For children it may mean adapting to a new family arrangement, moving between households, or living with a single parent or another caregiver. Transition to new family arrangements can be […]


Business On Stage

Business on Stage-Oct 25 Mark your calendars and plan to attend the Business On Stage program to be held on Tuesday evening, October 25, 2016 at the Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center, just west of Ashland.  Things get underway at 6:00 pm with complimentary pizza provided and an opportunity to network with other program attendees.  The evening’s presentation […]

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Relationships Matter Class Starts Sept 15

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. Strong relationships help us thrive!