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Pinewood Derby Race Times

Pinewood Derby is Tuesday March 31, 2015 in the Ice Center At Manitowoc County Expo, 4921 Expo Drive, Manitowoc. Please register  at the times indicated below and be ready to race at least 15 minutes before the time for your class.  Class  Registration Start Time Anticipated Race Start Time  Cloverbuds ( K-2) 5:30pm 6:15pm  Elementary School […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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; […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Tractor & Farm Safety Camp

Due to the large volume of response we have decided to open another Tractor & Farm Safety Camp May 29-31, 2015 Does your son or daughter work on a farm during the summer? Do you hire youth to work for you during the year? Do these young people have adequate safety  training? Camp TaPaWingo is […]

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2014 WISCONSIN CORN HYBRID PERFORMANCE TRIALS

Every year, the University of Wisconsin-Extension and the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences conduct a corn evaluation program in cooperation with the Wisconsin Crop Improvement Association. The purpose of this program is to provide unbiased performance comparisons of hybrid seed corn for both grain and silage available in Wisconsin. In 2014, […]

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