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Spring 2021 4-H Echo Newsletter

Information about 4-H scholarships, Awards Night & Leaders Banquet Drive Through Celebration, Mini Grants, and project learning are just a few of the highlights in the Spring 2021 Echo .  If you have any questions, please contact the Grant County Extension Office or charisse.Orth@wisc.edu.  

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Where do I Begin…to plan meals and eat healthy

This session will cover: meal planning stretching your food dollars ideas for incorporating healthy choices When: Wednesday, March 17 – 10 a.m. or 7 p.m. – 35 minutes long Who: Adults participating in SNAP or SNAP-eligible Register for 10 a.m. at: https://go.wisc.edu/hw922l or call 608-333-4803 Register for 7 p.m. at: https://go.wisc.edu/m8767l or call 608-333-4803 ***After […]

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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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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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Custom Rate Guide 2017

United States Department of Agriculture National Agricultural Statistics Service cooperating with WI Department of Agricultural, Trade and Consumer Protection has issued the Custom Rate Guide 2017. The figures are based on reports by farmers who hired custom work, custom operators and farmers who performed custom work, and machinery dealers who rented out equipment.  If you […]

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Photo Project – Grant County Tourism Council

Do you have professional quality photos that highlight recreational use of the rivers in the Grant County area? If you do, then the Grant County Tourism Council (GCTC) wants to partner with you. The GCTC is announcing a new three-level program designed to develop a library of professional quality photos for use in future tourism and […]

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