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Durand Area Youth Complete Child Care Clinic

Pepin area youth have recently earned their completion cards from the Child Care Clinic and are eager to put their newly-learned skills to practice. These clinics were coordinated and taught by Marie Ritscher, UW-Extension 4-H Youth Development Agent; Katie Walsh-Kallstrom Public Health Nurse, Pepin County Health Department; Kathy Dahl R.N., Durand School District, and guest […]

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Preserving America’s Soil

August 16, 2016 Saving America’s soil is the subject of a recent national Call to Action by the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. This most precious natural resource is being lost at an alarming rate. It is estimated that over one-half of this nations topsoil has been lost since America’s founding. Furthermore, […]

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Safely Using Produce from Flooded Gardens

After flooding occurs, gardeners often raise questions about the safety of consuming produce from gardens that were under water for a day or two.  How concerned gardeners have to be about using garden produce after a flood depends, to a large degree, on how “clean” the flood water was or whether it was likely to […]

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Pepin Area Youth Complete Child Care Clinic

Pepin area youth have recently earned their completion cards from the Child Care Clinic and are eager to put their newly-learned skills to practice. These clinics were coordinated and taught by Marie Ritscher, UW-Extension 4-H Youth Development Agent and Katie Walsh-Kallstrom Pepin County Health Department RN, guest speakers/teachers include: Lindy Human and Janessa Vandenberge, Health […]

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Home Alone Online Program for Parents and Children

Home Alone: Preparing for Self Care This Home Alone: Preparing for Self Care program can assist your family in exploring whether or not a child  is ready for self-care.  If your child is ready, this program can help in developing your family’s home alone plan. Parents and children should complete this entire program together. Please view the […]

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Once Upon a Time at 4-H Camp Kinnissippewa

Once Upon a Time at 4-H Camp Kinnissippewa   Nature, storytelling, mindfulness, and tons of creative arts activities marked the  “Once Upon A Time”  theme of the 2016 Pepin, Buffalo, Trempealeau, and Pierce Counties, 4-H Camp Kinnissippewa in Marine on the St. Croix River, Minnesota from June 28-30, 2016. Over 150 youth, ages 9 – 14, […]

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Beef Grazing Filed Day

This filed day will focus on showcasing research being done at UW-Madison and how beef producers can use this information in their own operations.

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