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Upcoming Master Gardener Program: Apply Now!

Apply for Level 1 Mater Gardener Training: Oneida County Date: February 8, 2018 – July 12, 2018 (every other Thursday) Orientation and Information Session on Thursday, February 1, 2018 from 5:30 – 6:30 pm Cost: $100 Contact: Merry Lehner Phone: (715) 365-2753 Email: merry.lehner@ces.uwex.edu   Event Information:  Master Gardener Training at UW-Extension of Oneida County […]

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Parents Forever Class Schedule

Parents Forever classes will be offered in Oneida County every other month on the 3rd Friday of the month. Classes will alternate with Vilas County. For more information, please contact Sara Richie, Family Living Educator at sara.richie@ces.uwex.edu. Classes start at 8:30am and cost $20 per person. Oneida County Schedule December 15, 2017 February 16, 2018 […]

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Freezing Spring and Early Summer Veggies

Freezing spring and early summer vegetables Many spring and early summer vegetables harvested from the home garden are best preserved by freezing, not canning, according to University of Wisconsin-Extension food science specialist Barbara Ingham. “The delicate textures of young spinach and early peas are best preserved by freezing—with the added benefit that freezing saves time […]

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Plant Sale

The Master Gardeners of the North is having their Plant Sale! Saturday, June 10, 2017 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Stevensport Square – Downtown Rhinelander We will have a large selection of vegetable, herbs, and annuals.  There will be many perennials as well.

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Upcoming Co-Parenting Class: Saturday, April 8th

Upcoming Parents Forever Co-Parenting Class: Saturday, April 8th from 8:15 a.m. to noon at the Oneida County Senior Center. Cost is $20 and participants must be registered by Monday, April 3rd at 4:30 p.m. Call (715)365-2750 to register. 

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Beginner Bee Keeper Day: March 4th, 2017

Beginner Bee Keeper Day When: Saturday, March 4th Time: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm – Registration starting at 8:00 am Where: Hansen’s Honey Farm 3279 Hwy 8 E Rhinelander, WI 54501 Cost: $40 per person, $10 additional family member Includes: Lunch, 1 Yr. Membership to the OCBA and Door prize To look at event details […]

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Cancer Clear and Simple Program to be offered in Oneida County

NEW Program Offered!! Reducing Rural Cancer Disparities Project introduces the Cancer Clear and Simple program. Cancer Clear and Simple is an evidence-informed program that focuses on: Understanding Cancer Basics Prevention and Self-care Screening and Early Detection Read more about the Reducing Rural Cancer Disparities Project here. ** This project is a partnership between UW-Extension and […]

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Best Christmas gift idea: a NEW Oneida County Plat Book

Christmas is just around the corner. Give a gift that is useful, interesting, helpful, and can provide proof of a place that is special to you. Purchase a NEW Oneida County Plat Book today! Click here for more information: https://oneida.uwex.edu/4h/plat-books/  

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Please read about our commitment to nondiscrimination

Dear Oneida County residents and UW-Extension constituents: Each year the University of Wisconsin-Extension in Oneida County, Oneida County 4-H, and Cooperative Extension take steps to assure that the public knows and understands our policy of nondiscrimination…  

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By the numbers: who we served in 2015, our current partners, and our staff

Did you know that Cooperative Extension’s first agent, E.L. Luther, was hired in 1912 in Oneida County? He made farm visits using a two-cylinder motorbike. One hundred years later, both modes of transportation and Cooperative Extension programming have changed, but one important point remains the same: UW-Extension Oneida County educators continue to serve as a […]

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