Jerry ClarkCrops & Soils Educator for Chippewa, Dunn, & Eau Claire CountiesUW-Madison Extension Many questions are being asked about the effect the dry weather is having on corn yield. Recent rain showers have reduced concern in some areas of Chippewa, Dunn, and Eau Claire counties and the scattered precipitation has been just that, scattered. It […]
Margaret MurphyHorticulture Educator for Chippewa, Dunn, & Eau Claire CountiesUW-Madison Extension I always enjoy seeing bees buzz around my flowers and fruit tree blossoms. I know they are busy gathering food but they are also providing an essential service to the planet –pollination. Worldwide, an estimated 87% of flowering plants rely on animals—mostly insects—for pollination. […]
Located at the Chippewa Falls YMCA Summer/Fall 2023 Please see the application below to join the vendors list!
Margaret MurphyHorticulture Educator for Chippewa, Dunn, & Eau Claire CountiesUW-Madison Extension A rain garden is a shallow depression that can be filled with a variety of flowers, sedges, and shrubs, and is designed to capture runoff from rain that lands on roofs, driveways or roads. Basically, it’s not much different from a perennial garden except […]
Jerry ClarkCrops & Soils Educator for Chippewa, Dunn, & Eau Claire CountiesUW-Madison Extension Manure is the oldest, natural fertilizer source known to agriculture. Manure has value since it contains nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium, micronutrients, organic matter, and microorganisms. Putting a dollar value on manure can be challenging when selling or purchasing. With synthetic and commercial fertilizer, […]
Building Resilience within Chippewa County! May 5th, 2023, from 4:30 pm – 8:00pm Located at the Northen Wisconsin State Fairgrounds
Chippewa Chatter: Week of April 18th
Join a Farm Transition Meet ‘n Greet! Learn about farm transition and financing. 1:30 – 4:30pm Spring Valley High School Library S1450 County Road CC Spring Valley, WI 54767 View the flyer for additional information.
Extension in the Valley – April Addition
Chippewa Chatter: Week of March 27th
4-H Camp registration is open to 4-H members ONLY through March 31st. On April 1 (not fooling here), the 4-H camp program opens to ALL youth completed grades K-7. There are several camp options for your child, including overnight for grades 3-7, Day Camp for grades K-3 with a one night sleepover option for youth […]
Learn renting tips and tricks with UW-Extension HDR Educator, Jeanne Walsh. Module A: How Much Will It Cost? Module B: Checking Out the Rental Property Module C: Application Process Module D: Who’s Responsible for Maintenance, Repairs and Care Module E: Communications Module F: Rental Agreements- Moving In and Moving On See the flyer below for […]