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Urban Bee Keeping Information

Urban Bee Keeping Information

  Are you an beekeeper or know of someone who is interested in bee keeping?  Discover some of the unique places where bees thrive!  The Wisconsin Public Television website has a very informative video of a 2006 interview with Harris Byers from the Milwaukee County Cooperative Extension. Harris discusses bee habitats, the lack of pollinators in the area, […]

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Wisconsin Drought Information

Wisconsin Drought Information

Cooperative Extension experts provide online resources and information about drought Madison, Wis. – Gov. Scott Walker has declared a state of emergency in 42 Wisconsin counties due to the drought. These dry conditions pose challenges for all Wisconsin residents, both urban and rural. Potential crop losses may prove stressful to cash grain farmers as they […]

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Honey Available from UW-Extension Apiary

Honey Available from UW-Extension Apiary

Are you looking for local, unprocessed honey? We have honey produced during 2010 by the busy bees at our teaching apiary at Firefly Ridge in Wauwatosa.

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Follow Us on Facebook

Follow Us on Facebook

Take a moment to “Like” us on Facebook. Milwaukee County UW-Extension now has a Facebook page. We will be sharing research-based information about seasonal topics, invitations to register for educational events, and news about community projects. Over the coming months, we will be adding more Facebook pages and groups for our programs, volunteers and projects.

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