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Your Money, Your Goals – Budgeting Class

In this class, we will go over the purpose of budgeting, why you should track what you spend, and how to set realistic goals. During this class you will complete an estimated spending plan and begin working on your personalized financial goals. At this class, you will have an opportunity to set up your free […]

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2019 Chippewa County Farm/Tractor and Machinery Safety Certification

Enrollment for the 2019 Farm/Tractor Safety Certification is now open until June 1, 2019.  The purpose of the program is to reach youth about tractor, machinery, and farm safety.  Upon successful completion of this 24-hour program, the student will receive certification in both the State and Federal Tractor and Machinery Programs.  This safety program is […]

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Pressure Canner Testing

The Chippewa County Cooperative Extension Office will be testing pressure canner gauges on the following dates and times: May 22                       1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. June 11                      1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. August 6                    9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. September 4             1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. For testing, all that needs […]

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Alfalfa Winterkill and Injury: One More Challenge for Farmers to Overcome

Alfalfa Winterkill and Injury: One More Challenge for Farmers to Overcome To say the last several months has been a challenge for farmers, especially dairy and livestock farmers, is the major understatement of the year. Take low milk and commodity prices, add in record snowfall since late January, throw in several collapsed buildings, plus a […]

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