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Raising a Thinking Child

ONLINE Parenting Workshop Series.   This workshop series will help you guide your child to solve common, everyday problems by communicating with your child.

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2019 Garden Dreams

A Saturday with the UW-Extension Portage County Master Gardener Volunteers on March 30, 2019.   $30.00 Registration fee includes a hot lunch!

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Start the New Year with an $865 tractor rollbar rebate

Start the New Year with an $865 tractor rollbar rebate Tractor rollovers are the leading cause of death on farms, accounting for nearly 100 fatalities each year, and 2018 was no different: In Iowa, a 46-year-old man and 12-year-old girl were killed when a tractor rolled into a roadside ditch. (June 28) In Pennsylvania, a […]

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Portage County Plat Books

It’s finally here! The 2017 Portage County Plat Book is now available. Get ready for hunting season and purchase yours today at Portage County UW-Extension! All proceeds from the plat books support the Portage County 4-H Program.

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Manure Safety Warning

The weekend of October 22-23, facilities in Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin lost feeder steers in incidents related to hydrogen sulfide (H2S) during pump-out. At this time we are not able to explain why there has been an uptick in incidents.

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