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4-H Fun Archery Shoot

4-H members from Pepin and Buffalo counties took aim as they participated in the 4-H Fun Archery Shoot on October 19 at the archery range at Silver Birch Park in Arkansaw, WI. The objective of this program was to teach shooting skills, safety and ethics for youth interested in archery.   It provides a safe, controlled […]


Farm Succession Planning Meeting October 27

Durand, Wis. – A UW-Extension webinar will discuss the first steps of farm succession planning on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at the Pepin Co. Government Center in Durand. This webinar is the first in a series of five, which will focus on a variety of farm succession topics.  The two-hour webinar begins promptly at 1:00 […]


Farm Management Club Banquet

The Pepin County Farm Management Club announces its 69th annual Recognition Banquet to be held at 8 p.m. on Thursday, November 3 at St. Henry’s Parish Hall in Eau Galle. This year’s banquet will feature entertainment by Jerry Fraisier. An experienced entertainer of over 25 years, this former educator has a comic energy that truly brings […]


Pepin Buffalo Archery Shoot

Please see the flier for more information on the upcoming archery shoot. Participants must be 3rd grade and older. All skill levels are welcome. Equipment is provided or bring your own ( has to be inspected by shooting sports leader). Sign up by October 14th.   Archery Shoot Flier


A New School Year – Deciding if You and Your Child Are Ready for Self-Care

At some point during each child’s development, families start to think about letting children supervise themselves.  Self-care can be a rewarding experience for children who are ready for it.  It can help them develop independence, responsibility, and self-confidence.  However, if a child is not ready, self-care can be frightening and dangerous. There is no magic […]


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 […]