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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Poultry owners urged to increase biosecurity efforts

MADISON, Wisconsin – Animal health officials with the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection are urging all poultry owners, regardless of size, to increase biosecurity efforts now that two strains of avian influenza have been found in the Mississippi flyway. This comes after a highly pathogenic (H7) strain was found in a Tennessee […]

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Veterinary Feed Directive

There is only one thing for certain in our lives:  change.  And if you are a producer  who uses antimicrobial medicated feed for prevention or treatment of disease in livestock, a modification to how you currently purchase this feed is looming on the horizon. In the factsheet Veterinary Feed Directive, UW-Extension Oconto County Agriculture Agent […]

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