Chippewa Falls Community Garden Plots Available at Marshall Park

Chippewa County UW-Extension is taking applications for community garden plots for the 2017 growing season. Community gardens are available for lease in Chippewa Falls.  Individuals, families, organizations, and businesses are encouraged to get involved.  Each community garden has unique features to enhance the garden experience. Applications are available from the Chippewa County UW-Extension Office located in the Chippewa […]

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2017 Chippewa County Farm/Tractor and Machinery Safety Certification Course

Tractor and farm machinery operators need to be knowledgeable and safety-smart.  Studies show that many farm accidents are caused by inexperience, carelessness, hast, fatigue, stress, or poor judgment and attitude.  These problems, and practical tractor operation, will be discussed by program instructors.  With certification, youth ages 12 to 16 will be allowed to operate tractors or […]

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Scholarship Opportunity from Chippewa County Home and Community Education Association

The Chippewa County Home and Community Education Association will again offer 2 (two) – $400.00 scholarships to Chippewa County residents enrolled in their first year of college or technical college. The completed application should be received at the Chippewa County UW-Extension Office by April 1, 2017.  Additional information required with the completed application are: transcript of […]

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