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Banquet Celebration

   Thank you for all who attend the camp banquet, it was another successful year.  Camp TaPaWingo and the Banquet Committee would like to express a special thank you to all of those generous businesses and individuals who have donated items to make the banquet raffles and auctions a success as well as the staff […]


Avian Influenza in Wisconsin

Avian influenza detected in Chippewa county turkey flock Ban on poultry movement in AI affected counties MADISON, Wisc.—The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, in cooperation with the US Department of Agriculture is responding to a detection of H5 avian influenza in an 87,000 bird turkey flock in Chippewa county. There are now […]

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2015 4-H Pinewood Derby Results

Thank you for everyone that participated in the 2015 Pinewood Derby and to all the volunteers that helped it was a great event. The winners are the following           Class Winners Grades K-2 1st place-Kaytlyn Riesterer 2nd place- Klaire Laurent 3rd place- Caleb Lukasek Best of Show: Sophia Braun Best of […]

Cleveland Clever Clover's Garbage Can Band

2015 4-H Talent Show Results

Manitowoc County 4-H has talent! On Sunday, March 22nd, 43 youth performed 15 entertaining acts at the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance at Silver Lake College. The results are as follows: Large Group: 1st Place     CCC’s Garbage Can Band                     Performed by Cleveland Clever Clovers 4-H Club 2nd Place    Hound Dog Ho Down                           Perfomed […]

2015 4H Speaking Contest Participants

4-H Public Speaking Contest Results

The Manitowoc County 4-H Public Speaking Event was held Sunday, March 8, 2015, at the Manitowoc County Office Complex. Results: Junior – Original Speech 1st Blue   Skylar Gengler, Paws N Pals 4H Club – “Are You Sure It’s Just a Cold?” 2nd Blue  Joshua Zander, Star Splitters 4H Club – ” How to do Better […]

2015 Delegation

4-H Winter Leadership Camp Highlights

Winter Leadership Camp for 6-8 graders was held February 6-8, 2015, at Camp TaPaWingo. Youth from 12 counties across Northeast Wisconsin converged at Camp TaPaWingo to develop their leadership skills while having some winter fun. Sessions included public speaking, teambuilding, identifying your leadership strengths, setting goals, and how to lead fun in 4-H! Winter Leadership […]


lmpact of Agriculture on Manitowoc County

Agriculture works hard for Manitowoc County every day. Family-owned farms, food processors and agriculture-related businesses generate thousands of jobs and millions of dollars of economic activity while contributing to local income and tax revenues. Manitowoc County is an agricultural powerhouse. The county is home to about 110,000 dairy cattle compared to approximately 81,000 people. Dairy […]

4-H Dog Project

4-H Dog Project Workshops & Trainings

MANITOWOC COUNTY 4-H DOG WORKSHOPS will be held one SATURDAY MORNING each month at the Manitowoc County Kennel Club, 40 Albert Drive, Manitowoc. TIMES:   9:00 – 9:45 a.m.     OBEDIENCE TRAINING WITH YOUR DOG 9:45 – 10:30 a.m.   AGILITY TRAINING WITH YOUR DOG Fun Programs–To Be Announced 10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Kids and dogs are excused; […]

Alice in Dairyland 2015

Manitowoc County to host 2015 Alice in Dairyland Finals

Welcome to Manitowoc County, your host for the 68th Alice in Dairyland Finals. Agriculture works hard for Manitowoc County every day.  Family-owned farms, food processors and agriculture-related businesses generate thousands of jobs and millions of dollars of economic activity.  Approximately 300 dairy farms, with herds ranging from fewer than 20 cows to more than 3,000 […]


Wisconsin Dairy & Beef Well-Being Conference

Agenda WI Dairy & Beef Well-Being Conference 2015 April 30, 2015 at Liberty Hall, Kimberly, WI Tentative Agenda Featuring Temple Grandin, Dee Griffin, and Lily Edwards-Callaway 9:00 am     Registration 9:30 am     Bruce Feinberg, McDonalds – We’re Only as Good as Our Customers Think We Are 10:20 am   Dr. Dee Griffin, University of Nebraska – Proper […]