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Pricing Wet (HMSC) Corn App

Pricing Wet (HMSC) Corn App

 Pricing Wet (HMSC) Corn is a new free app that is based off a spreadsheet developed by former UW-  Extension specialist and educators (Campbell, Key, Frank, Schneider) to help determine an equivalent value for wet shell corn when compared with a dry shell corn price (a link to current local elevator dry corn bid prices is built […]

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Master Gardener Training Starting Sept. 11th

The Fall 2014 Master Gardener Program will be offered on 8 Thursday evenings and 2 Saturday mornings at the Seyforth Building on the Pierce County Fairgrounds, in Ellsworth, Wisconsin.  Class size is limited.  For more information contact Diana Alfuth, Horticulture Educator at the Pierce County UW Extension Office, 715-273-6781 or click here:  Western Wisconsin Horticulture […]

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4-H Barn Quilts

4-H Barn Quilts

Thank you to all our 4-H Clubs that participated in making barn quilts for the silent auction during the Pierce County Fair. Each quilt is 4’x4′ in size, with proceeds going toward local charities. Quilt Construction Here is a tale from two 4-H Town & Country members, telling us their experience: “Playful Pinwheels”  We didn’t know […]

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2014 Pierce County Land Rent Summary

The 2014 Pierce County Farmland Cash Rent Study is ready. Click here to view the median cash rent per acre, reported for townships in Pierce County →Rent Survey Summary 2014

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Raising Your Spirited Child Workshop

Join other parents and caretakers of children in a three-week parenting workshop series entitled, “Raising Your Spirited Child”.  The classes will be held on three consecutive Thursdays  October 2, 9, and 16, 2014 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Pierce County Office Building, 412 W. Kinne, Ellsworth WI. In the Lower Level Meeting Room. The key word […]

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4-H Club Charters

The next charter is due October 2014. All 4-H Clubs and Groups must be chartered. Each year existing 4-H Clubs must renew this charter. Charters are based on the completion of this “Wisconsin 4-H Annual Charter Renewal” packet. All sections in this six-page packet must be completed by the club leadership team and returned to […]

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Barn Quilts

Barn Quilts

For all the clubs that have decided to make a barn quilt, below are some construction tips, and here are some ideas for barn quilt patterns. Barn Quilt Patterns When you’ve finished the quilt, send up a picture and the recommended opening big for the silent auction at the Fair. If your club has a specific […]

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2014 Minutes

JANUARY  TOWN & COUNTRY Place:  Moose Lodge                        DATE:   January 12th, 2014                                     TIME: 5:00 Present:  BOYS:  26           GIRLS:  31        LEADERS:  29              VISITORS:  20       TOTAL:  106 Town and Country 4-H meeting was held on January 12th at the Moose Lodge in River Falls. The January Birthdays were song to. Pledges were led by Ben […]

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Private Pesticide Applicator Training

The Private Pesticide Applicator trainings for this area have been set. The General Farming Private Pesticide Applicator trainings will be Jan. 15, 2104 at the Baldwin Ag Center. Friday Feb. 7th at the Seyforth Building in Ellsworth, and Wednesday March 5th at the Red Barn Banquet Room. All trainings will be 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 […]

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Rain Barrels For Sale!

Rain Barrels For Sale!

Support the Pierce County 4-H Older Members by purchasing a Rain Barrel that they made! Available for pickup, these barrels hold 55 gallons; call the Extension Office to arrange a time to stop by: 715-273-6781, Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. The cost is $40 each and proceeds go to the 4-H Older […]

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2013 Pierce County Plat Books on Sale Now!

2013 Pierce County Plat Books on Sale Now!

  Get the newest edition of the Pierce County Plat Book today! The 2013 Platbook is available in the UW-Extension office for purchase between the hours of 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Platbooks cost $30.00 each. Need to have it mailed? Just sent payment of $33.00 (includes shipping/handling) made out to “4-H […]

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2013 Minutes

MARCH Martell Rushers 4-H Secretary’s Report Name: Martell Rushers                                                                     Place: Martell Town Hall Date: March 7th 2013                                                                         Time: 7:00 PM Boys: 7  Girls: 12  Leaders:  6   Total: 25             Before the meeting was called to order Shauna Pearson did a demonstration on Eco Homes. The meeting of the Martell Rushers 4-H club was called to […]

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2012 Meeting Minutes

MAY Olivet Otters JUNE Olivet Otters JULY Olivet Otters AUGUST Olivet Otters Rock Elm Skyrockets SEPTEMBER Martell Rushers Rock Elm Skyrockets – Secretary Mins Rock Elm Skyrockets – Reporters Mins OCTOBER Martell Rushers Fancy Doers Olivet Otters Rock Elm Skyrockets Town and Country NOVEMBER Martell Rushers Olivet Otters Rock Elm Skyrockets Small Animal Cmt DECEMBER […]

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2013 Farmland Rental Rate Study

On Friday February 15, 2013, Pierce County UW-Extension Agriculture Agent Greg Andrews announced the results of the 2013 Farmland Rental Rate Study.  Farmland rental rates climbed by 49 percent compared to 2012. Click here for study Rent Survey Summary 2013

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4-H Enrollment Forms for 2012-2013

Enroll now for 2012-2013 4-H year. Go to the 4-H Section on the bar above. Click Forms from the drop down menu. Sign up by November 1st!! New and need a club to join??? Call us for help 715-273-6781

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