Welcome to Extension Richland County
We provide outreach education to the residents of Richland County. As a statewide engagement arm of UW-Madison, the Division of Extension embodies the Wisconsin Idea to extend university knowledge to every corner of the state. Our statewide network of educators and specialists with UW-Madison and on UW campuses across Wisconsin is responding every day to emerging and longstanding hurdles residents are overcoming to compete and prosper.
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The Regional Livestock Educator will work with producers in their service area to identify needs and deliver research-based solutions to help them meet their goals. This position will cover Crawford, La Crosse, Richland, & Vernon Counties.
Join us for fun, hands-on sessions! Art & Drama, LEGOs, Wildlife Detectives, Therapy Animals, Fairy Gardens, Veterinary Science, Cookie Decorating, Rock Collecting, Wood Burning, Geocaching and MORE!
The Regional Crops and Soils Educator will work with producers in their service area to identify needs and deliver research-based solutions to help them meet their goals. This position will cover Juneau, Sauk and Richland counties.
Elevando Wisconsin es un programa de desarrollo de liderazgo con éxito comprobado en el desarrollo de capacidades y caminos de liderazgo.
Learn what physical traits enhance or detract cattle values, why some sell for more or less, and what did the latest audit find. Join us for !
Learn the step-by-step process for identifying plant problems in your gardens. This course explains the basics of the plant diagnostic process in an easy-to-understand way.
This Free Webinar series will be touching on a variety of topics from lamb and kid care to improvement plans. Learn and connect with other sheep and goat producers.
These workshops will provide tools and resources as well as explore the three-step process for farmers wanting to start their succession plans.
Services We Offer
Pressure Canner Testing
Don’t forget to have the dial gauge on your pressure canner tested. It is recommended to have this gauge tested every year. This is a free service.
Please call in advance.
Our phone is 608-647-6148.
Extension Office Hours:
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday
Private Pesticide Applicator Training
The University of Wisconsin Pesticide Applicator Training (PAT) Program helps you become certified to apply pesticides in Wisconsin. They provide educational materials for the purpose of pesticide applicator certification in Wisconsin.
Extension Richland County
1100 Hwy 14 West
Richland Center, WI 53581-1398
Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Our office is closed on all major holidays.
Located in Richland Center, WI on the Richland County Campus in Melvill Hall.