Positive Youth Development/Health & Well Being Educator

Interested in making a positive impact on youth and families in Langlade and Oneida counties, Wisconsin?  Join UW-Extension as a full-time Positive Youth Development / Health and Well Being Educator.  In addition to the educational focus areas of positive youth development and health and well-being, this educator’s programs will respond to local community needs, and […]

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Office Closure

Office Closure Please note that the Oneida County UW-Extension office will be closed on Thursday, October 11, 2018 for a staff in-service day. Our regular hours (8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) will resume on Friday, October 12. Thank you.

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2018 Master Gardener Plant Sale

  The Master Gardeners of the North will be having their annual plant sale on Saturday, June 9, 2018.  It will be held at Stevensport Square, Downtown Rhinelander from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Donations will be accepted for the wide variety of plants offered to the public.  See you there!

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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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Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program Now Called FoodWise

Nutrition education program changes to meet needs of new audiences FoodWIse is new name of Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program Contact Amber Canto, 608-262-0384, amber.canto@ces.uwex.edu A successful nutrition education program is getting a new name to make it relevant and accessible to more audiences. FoodWIse, formerly known as the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program, or WNEP, has […]

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Make room for more voices in parliamentary procedure

By Myles Alexander Community, Natural Resources and Economic Development Educator UW-Extension Oneida County Phone: 715-365-2750 Email: myles.alexander@ces.uwex.edu   In August I promised a few suggestions for how other discussion methods may take place during a meeting run according to parliamentary procedure. It is simple. Make a motion to suspend the rules. All good motions are […]

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The economic value of youth development volunteers in Oneida County

By Lynn Feldman Oneida County 4-H Youth Development Educator UW-Extension Oneida County Phone: 715-365-2750 Email: anne.williams@ces.uwex.edu   Over the course of this past year, more than 2,600 volunteer hours were credited to the University of Wisconsin-Extension Youth Development work in Oneida County. With a dollar value of $22.24 per volunteer hour as determined by the […]

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Making a healthy breakfast can improve quality of life

Making a Healthy Breakfast Can Improve Quality of Life By Karly Johnson, Coordinator Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program for Oneida and Langlade Counties University of Wisconsin-Extension Oneida County Phone: 715-627-6236 Email: karly.johnson@ces.uwex.edu   September is National Breakfast Month and for many people breakfast is a low priority or not one at all. If you think you are […]

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