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2021 Raffle Ticket Winners

10/1: $50 Raffle Ticket Winners Frank Mathison of La Crosse, sold by Henry W. of Nerison Mia Theobald of Ferryville, sold by Mia T. of the Mississippi Steamers 10/4: $100 Raffle Ticket Winners Gracie Caley of Viroqua, sold by Gracie C. of the Liberty Pole Boosters Lorna Vento of Genoa, sold by Trinity V. of […]

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Vernon County Cattlemen’s, Western Wisconsin Beef Producers & Richland County Beef Producers Present a Stockmanship Event

BQA Cattle Handling Featuring Curt Pate, Nationally acclaimed cattle handling specialist and the 2020 BQA Educator Award winner. The event takes place on June 16th 2021 at 5:00pm at the Vernon County Fair Grounds. RSVP by June 11th to reserve your meal, by calling Vernon County  UW-Extension  #608-637-5277. Eligible for one BQA continuing education credit. […]

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Opening Soon! Viroqua Grow Together Garden

“UW-Madison, Extension FoodWIse, Vernon County and the McIntosh Memorial library have received a grant to establish a garden at the old “Viroqua Outdoor Pool”…   …This garden is an educational, equitable, donation garden that is rooted in community partnerships….   …Core partnerships include UW-Madison, Extension, McIntosh Memorial Library, Community Hunger Solutions, and Master Gardner’s. There […]

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The Voice of 4-H May-June 2021 Issue 342

May-June 2021 Newsletter (1) The Summer Experience! “While I recognize that many families, including my own, are working on fair projects, I would highly encourage you to also embrace the 4-H ‘summer experience.’ -Emory Bork – 4-H Coordinator

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Dairy Youth Ambassador’s Sought for Vernon County

CLICK HERE! Dairy Ambassador Contest Application 2021-2022 Vernon County Dairy Ambassador Contest Seeking youth from Vernon County to be the 2021-2022 Dairy Ambassadors! Applications Due May 28th! See below for contest details and role description as the Vernon County Dairy Ambassadors. The Vernon County Dairy Ambassador(s) must be able to represent and promote the county […]

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2021 Vernon County Cattlemen’s Association Scholarship- Application

Cattlemen Scholarship Application 2021 Cattlemen Scholarship Application 2021 The Vernon County Cattlemen’s Association will be awarding scholarships to selected Vernon County resident High School Seniors who are planning to enter post-secondary education.  Examples of programs which qualify include, but not limited to: Four year programs at a University campus, Agriculture and Industry Short Course and […]

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SW Farmers' Markets Connection Flyer

Southwest Farmers’ Markets Connections

Link to flyer: 2021 Farmers Market Meetings TO PUBLISH – Google Docs These meetings are open to all Farmer’s Market Managers, Board Members, Vendors, as well as anyone looking to connect with local Farmers’ Markets. People from outside of Southwest Wisconsin are also welcome to attend.  Format of Meetings:  20-30 Minutes of Content (See “Topics” […]

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