Free Food Prep Classes

Food prep classes.  A free educational program to help home gardeners learn tips and practices on growing, harvesting, and preparing vegetables. July, August, September 1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month 10 a.m. or 7 p.m. – 35 minutes long More information can be found on the flyer. EACH SESSION WILL COVER:  a recipe […]

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Grant County Directory of Services

Grant County Directory of Services has many resource listings including information for Adoption, Agriculture, Children’s Services, Counseling/Mental Health, Elder Services…AND MORE.  This was compiled by Partners for Grant County Families.  Partners for Grant County Families is a group of agencies and organizations that work collaboratively, share information and resources, and provide unduplicated quality services to […]

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Remember to Check your Free Credit Report

Get free weekly credit reports from AnnualCreditReport.com through April 2022. Find out more at finances.extension.wisc.edu. @UWMadisonExt #creditreport Did you know that people who check their credit reports have better credit than people who don’t? Make it easy to keep an eye on your credit by signing up for email reminders at https://finances.extension.wisc.edu/. @UWMadisonExt #creditreport Join […]

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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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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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Soil Testing

Testing soil can give information on the soil’s ability to supply nutrients for best plant growth, thereby providing a scientific basis for deciding if and how much lime and nutrients are needed.  Plants respond better to applications that are tailored to their needs rather than to general applications. Also, soil tests indicate when the applications […]

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