2015 Certified Beekeeping Program

The University of Wisconsin Extension 2015 Certified Beekeeping Program will start on April 26. To maintain bees on your property in some municipalities including the City of Milwaukee, you are required to be a
certified beekeeper.

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UWEX Helps MicroFarm Grow From Vacant City Lot

By Tom Daykin for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel “A former factory site on Milwaukee’s north side is being cleaned up, with the property being prepared for something not usually found in that urban neighborhood. A farm. Or, more accurately, a micro-farm — which could become a profitable part of the growing urban agriculture movement. The […]

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Revenue Diversification of Local Foods

Small Farmers & Producers Wanted!

Small Farmers and Producers Wanted! Are you looking for a helping hand in moving your farm or local food based business to the next level? The University of Wisconsin Extension in Southeast Wisconsin is looking to assist small scale producers with an eye for opportunity. If you are a local farmer interested in learning more […]

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Donate to 4-H Youth Development Programs in Milwaukee County

4-H Youth across the Milwaukee County in urban and suburban communities are stepping-up in the face of challenges to help their communities and address local issues. But they need the support of caring adults like you! On average, Milwaukee County UW-Extension’s 4-H Youth Development must raise $100,000 per year to sustain high quality programs. Make a donation […]

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2014 Pre-College Institute

The UW Extension Pre-College Institute was a pilot project from 2013-2014 to connect Milwaukee County youth and their parents to UW Colleges and UW System Pre-College resources. The four UW College partners were: UW Richland, UW Rock County, UW Waukesha, UW Washington County plus UW Help.

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