NEW PODCASTS-Anywhere Dads and Black Fatherhood

Our Division of Extension colleagues have been working collectively to produce two excellent podcasts designed to lift the voices of justice-involved fathers and share the thoughts, work, and research from experts in various fields addressing the plight of Black Fathers across the country. Research has revealed that “when dads are involved from birth, their children […]

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Pfau Joins UW-Madison Extension as Regional Dairy Educator

The University of Wisconsin-Madison, Division of Extension welcomes Alison Pfau as the Regional Dairy Educator for Dodge, Dane, Jefferson, Rock and Walworth counties. Originally, from Bogota, Colombia, Pfau is passionate about dairy cattle and the dairy production industry. She earned her animal science degree from National University of Colombia-Bogota in 2017. Pfau recently completed her […]

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Celebrate Juneteenth in Rock County!!

We’re excited to attend these celebrations alongside our NIA youth program participants.  Come and join us! Saturday, June 18, 2022  12:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Hosted by: YWCA Rock County and the Elite Ladies of Beloit  Sponsored by Visit Beloit and the YMCA of Northern Rock County   Juneteenth Day Beloit 2022 Freedom Celebration and Emancipation […]

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Wisconsin Celebrates Pollinator Week June 20-26, 2022

Wisconsin Celebrates Pollinator Week is June 20-26. Visit the Wisconsin Celebrate Pollinator Week website You can get involved in Wisconsin Celebrates Pollinator Week and help pollinators in many ways! Learn more about pollinators with free webinars, find pollinators and habitat in a scavenger hunt, submit artwork for the poster contest, participate in local activities and […]

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Giant Ragweed Management Plot Tour – Rock County Farm

Join the WiscWeeds Program and UW-Madison Division of Extension on Thursday, June 16 to learn more about giant ragweed management in corn and soybean production fields. Research plots will showcase the comparison of PRE- and POST-emergence herbicide programs. Cereal rye cover crops will also be on display. Visit with an experienced farmer to learn about […]

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