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Extension Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

Extension Richland County is committed to serving and working with all residents of our community. We support the work of UW-Madison Division of Extension to further diversity and inclusion, and Richland County institutions who are working to end discrimination & racism.

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Office Staff, Procedures, and Contact Information

Due to the Safer at Home Order put out by the Governor, our staffing, hours, and procedures have changed to follow the latest information available. Please check back frequently as this will be updated and changed to reflect the latest information provided. Please read for more information.

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Tar Spot and White Mold Update Meetings

What is going on with Tar Spot and White Mold? How do you prepare for it? Join a two hour meeting that will discuss those options and much more. Presentations will be given by Extension Plant Pathologist, Dr. Damon Smith.

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2022 Sesquicentennial and Century Farm & Home Programs Applications available!

The Century Farm Awards Program began in 1948 in conjunction with the State of Wisconsin’s Centennial Celebration.
There are currently nearly 10,000 Century Farms nestled throughout the Badger State. The Sesquicentennial Program similarly originated in 1998 as part of the State’s Sesquicentennial Celebration and has since honored over 980 properties. Applications are available now!

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Encouraging Financial Conversations

ATTN: Professionals in case management, social work, frontline staff, etc. Do your clients want to improve their financial situation, but often lack the tools and resources? Encouraging Financial Conversations is a program designed for anyone who works with clients. Participants will also learn coaching strategies that capitalize on a client’s strengths and resources in coming up with solutions. This course offered at no cost to SW WI area professionals, Wednesdays in November 3-5pm via zoom.

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2021 Badger Swine Symposium

A free virtual webinar series to connect Wisconsin Pork Producers with current news and research. Registration will give you access to six pre-recorded presentations about UW pork research and three live guest speaker presentations.  Learn from experts in the field about swine health, heat stress, and costs of production November 3, 10, 17, 2021. Webinars begin at 7:00 p.m. CST with guest presentations followed by a question and answer session.

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