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Viburnum Leaf Beetle

This is a very important pest that has just been discovered in Milwaukee and Ozaukee Counties. Within 2-3 years of infestation…..

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Capitol Connections 2015

Capitol Connections 2015 was a huge success! On April 30th, 45 Milwaukee County residents (including Supervisor Jason Haas – not pictured) met with their state legislators to discuss the value of Milwaukee County UW-Extension programs. Our supporters included clients, friends, volunteers, 4-H members, colleagues and community partners. Over 350 supporters of UW Extension from across […]

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Beginning Farmers in Milwaukee Area Wanted!

        Are you ready to begin farming and need some assistance in doing so? Are you a small-scale farmer looking for opportunities to be more economically viable and connect with other farmers? The WI Emerging Farmers Program at UW-Extension Milwaukee County seeks to train and equip the next generation of farmers through: Affordable land access […]

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Urban Ag Job: MicroFarming Innovation & Diversity Assistant!

Micro-Farming Innovation & Diversity Assistant Timeline: (June 1 – August 31, 2015)   15 hrs/ week (Sept. 1 – November 20, 2015) 5 hrs/ week Purpose: To support further development of the UW-Extension Micro-farming program as both an innovative and replicable model which fosters a diverse group of emerging farmers. The Micro-farming program seeks to continue […]

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Find Your Local Farmers Market!

Search for markets by zip code, geographic proximity, product availability, payment method and even whether the market participates in Federal nutrition programs, such as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

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