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August/September 2014 4-H Newsletter

August/September 2014 4-H Newsletter

Click to download the August/September 4-H Newsletter (.pdf) Reminder … Fair Entry forms are due July 31. The 4-H Newsletter contains LOTS of information including … Teen Leader Meetings Youth Leaders Council Applications due Semi-Annual 4-H Leaders Council Meeting – September 17 Leaders Council Board and Meeting Announcement Fall Forum Volunteer Opportunities 4-H Centennial 100 […]

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Apart, Not Broken – Learn, Connect, Create

Apart, Not Broken – Learn, Connect, Create

Are you a Father going through divorce or separation? Apart, Not Broken gives Fathers the opportuntiy to: Learn by hearing the experiences and insights of other separated and divoced fathers.  Connect with others and learn strategies to connect with your children and make the relationship with your ex-partner managable.  Create the relationship you want with your […]

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July 2014 4-H Newsletter

July 2014 4-H Newsletter

Click to download the July 4-H Newsletter  (.pdf) The 4-H Newsletter contains LOTS of information including … Let’s Celebrate the Wisconsin 4-H Centennial – July 19 County Fair Entry Deadline – July 31 Teen Leader Night Out – July 28 Leaders Council Meeting Highlights Leaders Council Audit 4-H Centennial Celebration and 100 Hours of Service […]

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June Calumet Pipeline Newsletter

June Calumet Pipeline Newsletter

Click to download the June Calumet Pipeline Newsletter (.pdf) Articles include Agri-Dates What’s Standing Alfalfa Worth in 2014? Tractor Safety Certification  Course Calumet County Forage Council Summer Twilight Meeting – July 14 Dairy Situation and Outlook for May 19, 2014 Calumet County “Sundae” on a Dairy Farm! – June 29, 11:00-3:00 pm (Due to recent weather, Kaukauna […]

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Tips for food-safe grilling

Contact Paula Hella, UW-Extension –Calumet County, 920-849-1450 or hella.paula@co.calumet.wi.us Grilling season is shifting into high gear as many people enjoy Wisconsin’s all-too-short summer by cooking meals outdoors. When you’re grilling out, keep in mind that foodborne illness peaks in the summer. Here are some tips to help you keep the grilling season food-safe.    –Wash your […]

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Alfalfa Scissors Cuttings continue

Alfalfa Scissors Cuttings continue

Thanks to the support from Kapral Agronomy Consulting LLC, the Alfalfa Scissors Cutting project continues.    2014 Scissors Cutting Sponsored by Kapral Agronomy Consulting, LLC and the Calumet County Forage Council. Special thanks to Kristin Birschbach for taking the samples. Sample Taken Monday, June 30, 2014  Grower  Height (inches)  Protein  ADF  NDF  RFV  PEAQ  # […]

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June 2014 4-H Newsletter

June 2014 4-H Newsletter

Click to download the June 4-H Newsletter  (.pdf) The 4-H Newsletter contains LOTS of information including … Community Service – Matt Kolbe Memorial Food Drive Teen Leader Night Out Upcoming Teen Leader Meetings June 4-H Leaders Council Board Meeting 100 Hours of Service Challenge County Board Votes on 4-H Centennial Resolution Volunteer Opportunities 4-H Night […]

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Preserving Wisconsin’s Harvest Lunchtime Learning Series

Preserving Wisconsin’s Harvest Lunchtime Learning Series

Calumet County UW-Extension office will be hosting free lunchtime learning webinars on Preserving Wisconsin’s Harvest Learning Series during the months of June-December.  During these webinars you will have a oportunity to ask questions and receive answers from Barbara Ingham, UW-Extension Professor, Food Science Specialist.  June 30 will be on Drying Fruits and Vegetables at Home.  Programs are free of charge, […]

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4-H Adventure Camp

4-H Adventure Camp

Calumet County 2014 4-H Adventure Camp July 13-16, 2014 (7th-8th grade, as of the 2013-2014 school year) Come and enjoy a new and improved 4-H Adventure Camp! This year, Calumet County 4-H will be offering 16 youth in 7th-8th grade, as of the 2013-2014 school year, the opportunity to experience 4-H Adventure Camp at Upham Woods. […]

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May Calumet Pipeline Newsletter

May Calumet Pipeline Newsletter

Click to download the May Calumet Pipeline Newsletter Articles include Agri-Dates Alfalfa Scissors Cutting Tractor Safety Certification Course Forage Council Board Meeting Minutes Forage Council Summer Twilight Meeting Agricultural Equipment and Vehicles Wisconsin Crop Manager – Soybean Seed Treatment Article Farm Transition and Succession Planning survey Dairy Situation and Outlook, April 21, 2014 “Heart of […]

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Changes for the Calumet County Fair Swine Show

Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv) was first reported in the United States in March of 2013. It is a corona virus that causes diarrhea, scouring, and sometimes vomiting in pigs. It can be very fatal in baby pigs and is very easily transmitted through manure. However, it cannot be transmitted to humans, and meat from […]

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May 2014 4-H Newsletter

May 2014 4-H Newsletter

Click to download the May 4-H Newsletter (.pdf) The 4-H Newsletter contains LOTS of information including … April Leaders Council Highlights Community Service – Matt Kolbe Memorial Food Drive 100 Hours of Service Challenge 4-H Centennial Celebration Male Adventure Camp Volunteer Needed Market Swine Identification Forms and Photos Due May 16! Swine Flu Vaccine required […]

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4-H Camp

4-H Camp

4-H Camp: Fun, Games & Learning!  Swimming! Campfires! Nature! New Friends!  These are just some of the many great things that youth, grades 3-6 can look forward to enjoying at 4-H Camp this June.             If you or your child has never experienced the joys of 4-H Camp, you may be asking yourself: “Is 4-H […]

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April 2014 4-H Newsletter

April 2014 4-H Newsletter

Click to download the April 4-H Newsletter (.pdf) The 4-H Newsletter contains LOTS of information including … Adventure Camp Brochure and Registration Form 100 Years of 4-H … 100 Hours of Service Centennial Celebration – Saturday, July 19 Centennial Yard Signs for Sale Teen Leader Meeting 4-H Leaders Council Annual Meeting and Social New 4-H […]

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