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Long Term Care: Planning for My Future Needs

A workshop entitled “Long Term Care: Planning for My Future Needs” will be held Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, at the Marinette County Courthouse, hosted and sponsored by Univ of WI – Extension. This workshop is a live two-hour webinar starting at 1 p.m., with local discussion immediately following.   It will be held in the Jury […]

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nEXT Generation project: The Future of Cooperative Extension

The nEXT Generation project will map the future of Cooperative Extension, a division of University of Wisconsin-Extension and an essential educational resource for the people of Wisconsin. The goals of the project are to: Shape the future of the Cooperative Extension division, while staying true to Cooperative Extension’s Purpose, Values and Vision. Build a new organization and infrastructure for Cooperative […]

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HOMELESS NOT HOPELESS

A panel discussion event on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 @ UW-Marinette Campus addressing children in our community who do not have a permanent place of residence

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22nd annual Spring Garden Conference

The Northern Lights Master Gardeners Association is presenting its 22nd annual Spring Garden Conference on Saturday, April 1st. The all-day conference will be held at the University of Wisconsin – Marinette campus.

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Scholarships Available for Garden Conference

  Scholarships Available for Spring Garden Conference  Thanks to a generous grant from the Northern Lights Master Gardeners Association, eight $20.00 scholarships are available for those who may not otherwise be able to attend the annual conference. Regular cost of registration is $40.00, which includes morning refreshments, educational sessions and lunch.  A complete schedule will […]

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Pesticide Applicator Training

Three Pesticide Applicator Training sessions will be offered this winter for any Oconto & Marinette County agricultural producers needing to re-certify or become certified to apply restricted-use-pesticides. Anyone wanting to purchase and/or apply restricted-use pesticides for agricultural production must become certified by either attending one of these sessions or taking a self-study exam.

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Local Produce Guide

Local Home Grown Produce is easily accessible with this listing of farmers, growers and producers. Mapped out for your convenience also listed by goods sold for easy reference.

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