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October / November 2020 4-H Echo Newsletter

The October / November 2020 4-H Echo Newsletter includes the 4-H frequently asked questions related to COVID-19 and more.  This Echo outlines information about Record Book options and the registration link to sign up for the Four – “H” Kits.   October 1 began the new 2020-2021 4-H Year!!  You can re-enroll at wi.4honline.com.  Let’s kick […]

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Updated Office Hours

At this time, the Grant County Extension Office and the Grant County Fair Office will be closed to the public until further notice.  Support staff can be reached by e-mail or by calling (608) 723-2125.  Support staff will be checking voicemails periodically and e-mails daily. Due to the COVID-19 virus outbreak and recommendations from Wisconsin […]

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The Parent Cafe

The Parent Cafe is a free, weekly opportunity for parents and caregivers in Southern Wisconsin to talk with each other. As we connect, we find resources and gain skills that can make our families happier. Each Parent Cafe is hosted by an Extension Educator from Southern Wisconsin and lasts one hour.  Participants can join via phone or […]

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May 2020 4-H Echo Newsletter

The May 2020 4-H Echo newsletter and the coloring pages for the 4-H Ambassadors Coloring Contest are now available.  This month’s newsletter gives you an update on events that are cancelled, postponed, or are switching to an online version due to COVID-19. Check out the #MayMilkChallenge, Ambassadors Coloring Contest and the scavenger hunt in this […]

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COVID-19 Food Safety

COVID-19, commonly known as coronavirus, is a respiratory virus. While COVID-19 is not considered to be a foodborne illness by the Centers for Disease Control, it is contagious. Actions that you can take to prevent foodborne illness can be taken to mitigate coronavirus. Of the food safety steps in helping to mitigate coronavirus, cleaning is the […]

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Food Safety, Shopping on a Budget and more from FoodWIse

Do you find yourself needing to tighten your budget during the COVID-19 pandemic?  Do you wonder how to determine the best purchase for your money?  Are you looking for different meal and snack ideas to use? A number of good websites have information posted for our use: Using coupons and looking for the best price […]

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April 2020 4-H Echo Newsletter

Please take time to read the April 2020 4-H Echo newsletter.  Most 4-H events are cancelled at this time, but take notice some deadlines are still approaching. March 31 is the last date you can add or change your projects you are in with 4-H on wi.4honline.com to be able to enter those corresponding projects […]

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