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2018 Manitowoc County Fair Dairy Cattle Award Applications

The Manitowoc County Fair is just around the corner, and it’s that time of year when dairy cattle youth exhibitors are encouraged to complete applications for the Manitowoc County Herd Builder (12-15 years of age as of January 1, 2018); Outstanding Dairy Cattle Youth Exhibitor (16-19 years of age as of January 1, 2018); and […]

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Camp TaPaWingo Summer Camp opportunities

Camp TaPaWingo provides a fun, caring, and safe environment for campers to try new activities and practice new skills. We are committed to the growth and development of each individual camper! Click here to learn more about our different camps including Cloverbuds, Tractor & Farm Safety Camp and more. ___________________________________________________________________________________________           […]

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Cooperative and Affordable Housing Needs

Date: June 21, 2018 Time: 12-1 p.m. CDT Communities often face challenges in developing affordable housing options for some of it’s residents. This webinar will highlight how the cooperative model is being used to provide benefits of home ownership to manufactured home residents and the seniors. Conversion of mobile home parks from private ownership cooperative […]

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2018 Pinewood Derby Results

I would like to thank everyone who helped with the 2018 Pinewood Derby!  Next to the fair, it is the largest county-wide 4-H event and it takes a lot of staff and volunteers to make it happen!  Many thanks to:  Wendi Holschbach, Ruth Aebischer, Clarence Belitz, Jen Zutz, Kelly Isselmann, Reagan Isselmann, Sophia Meisner, Talise […]

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2018 Market Animal Sale Educational Meetings

March 3, 2018 10:00am Rob Ash’s Farm Beef Daily Care Contact: Amanda 920-323-7355 March 10, 2018 9:30am MCOC Room 300 TQCA Contact: Brian 920-629-0646 April 11, 2018 6:00pm MCOC Focus on Hogs: Purchase to Show Contact: Brian 920-973-2860 April 14, 2018 1:00pm Brandt’s Farms Goat Selecting, Feeding and Showing Contact: Jordan 920-905-3936 May 19, 2018 […]

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Showcase Your Garden at the 2019 Garden Walk!

Manitowoc County Master Gardener Volunteers are looking for gardens to showcase in our July 20, 2019 Garden Walk. We will be including gardens throughout Manitowoc County for this event.  If you would like to have your garden considered for inclusion in our 2019 Garden Walk, or if you have any questions, please contact Linda Gratz […]

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Master Garden Level 1 Training

The Office of Continuing Education in collaboration with the UW-Extension Master Gardeners present – Level 1 Training. The mission of the Manitowoc County Master Gardener Association is to provide horticulture education, community service and environmental stewardship for our community and affiliation with the University of Wisconsin Extension. Level 1 Training will be hosted in Manitowoc […]

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Farmer to Farmer Mentoring. Winter 2018 Sessions.

Winter 2018 Session Topics: Cover Crops and Reduced/ No-Till Systems Join us each month to hear how area producers and their agronomists are making cover crops and reduced/no-till systems work on their farm. Hear their stories on the successes and challenges. These sessions will be informal with open dialogue. Refreshments and snacks will be provided.  […]

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