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Nitrogen Use Efficiency Workshops

03/28/2019 9:30AM – 04/10/2019 11:30AM UW Discovery Farms is hosting a workshop series that will guide farmers through the process of implementing an NUE study on their fields, analyzing individual NUE values compared to WI-specific benchmarks and determining future steps to improve efficiency. The workshop series is FREE and will include 2 in-person meetings. Eligible […]


Shawano County Needs Assessment Survey

My name is Kimberly Kassube. I am the new Shawano County University of Wisconsin Madison Division of Extension Agriculture Educator. You may know my position as County Ag Agent. It is my job to be a resource for those involved in agriculture in Shawano County. My duties include answering your questions, facilitating access to educational […]


Waterhemp Workshop – March 26th

Waterhemp Workshop These workshops are designed for farmers and crop advisors with little waterhemp experience (Waterhemp 101).  Topics include 1) pigweed identification, 2)waterhemp biology, ecology, dispersal and resistance evolution and 3) herbicide selection and integrated strategies for waterhemp management in alfalfa, corn and soybean. Presenters include UW-Madison Extension Weed Scientists Drs. Rogrigo Werle and Mark […]


2019 Spring Garden Conference

  Preparations for this year’s Spring Garden Conference are well underway.  The event sponsored by Northern Lights Master Gardeners Association and UW Extension – Marinette County, now in its 24th year, will take place at the UW Green Bay Marinette Campus on Saturday, March 30th, from 8 am – 3:30 pm.  This year you will […]


Shawano County Recyling

If you have questions about recycling in Shawano County check out our new page of information. https://shawano.extension.wisc.edu/community-development/shawano-county-curbside-recycling/


Welcome to Shawano County!!

KIMBERLY KASSUBE Kimberly is the Agriculture Extension Educator for Shawano County. Previously she worked as dairy nutrition consultant in central Wisconsin. Her Bachelor of Science comes from the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she majored in Animal Science. She received her Master of Science from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville. The area her research there focused on […]


Shawano County UWEX Impact Map

Enjoy this interactive map of the Shawano County UWEX impact on our community. It will show you 4-H Clubs, HCE Clubs and everyone who gets our newsletters.      

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Friends of 4-H – How to help the 4-H Program

Right now we have two ways to help the 4-H Program: You can sign up for the AmazonSmile program by clicking on the logo below:           The second way you can help out the 4-H Program is making a cash/check donation: Your donation check can be made out directly to “Shawano County 4-H […]


Want to See Your Free Credit Report? UW-Extension Campaign Makes it Easy

‘Check Your Free Credit Report Campaign: 2/2, 6/6, 10/10’ Registers Hundreds The Federal Trade Commission reports that only one out of every three Wisconsin adults checks their free credit report each year—making Wisconsin the sixth lowest of all the states for people checking their credit reports. The University of Wisconsin-Extension’s “Check Your Free Credit Report: […]