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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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Richland County 4-H Rabbits-R-Us Rabbit Show!

Do you like rabbits? Do you have rabbits you like to show? Join us for the Richland County 4-H Rabbits-R-Us Rabbit Show! It is open to all youth, grades 3 through 13. Read the flyer, fill out and mail the entry and fees, and viola! Let’s see rabbits!

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African Swine Fever Action Week Webinar Schedule

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) invites you to join us September 13-17 for daily webinars to learn more about African swine fever and its global spread. As well as actions APHIS is taking to safeguard the United States, and biosecurity measures you can implement now to protect the U.S. herd.

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Industrial Hemp for Fiber Field Days

Are you interested in Industrial Hemp? Interested in seeing research on eight different fiber and dual purpose industrial hemp varieties? Let’s learn together! Join us for Industrial Hemp Field Days!

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USDA Urges Public to Check Trees for Asian Longhorned Beetle

August is a good time to check over your trees on your property. Invasive insects like to start making their homes in the trees. So August has been deemed the ‘Tree Check Month’. One such invasive insect is the Asian Longhorned Beetle and this is how to watch for, detect, and help get rid of it.

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Peninsular Ag Research Station Field Plot Tours!

Grab your road tripping buddy and pack a cooler! We are off to Sturgeon Bay for the Peninsular Ag Research Station Field Plot Tours! Pre-emergent herbicides, Waterhemp management, and Herbicide resistance are some of the topics covered. August 5, 2021 from 10 a.m. – 12 noon.

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