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2019 Festival of Arts

  2019 Festival of Arts When: Sunday February 10, 2019 from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Where: Alma Area High School in Alma WI. The 4-H Festival of Arts provides all 4-H members and Cloverbuds in Buffalo and Pepin County the opportunity: To share their skills and talents with others. To further develop their skills in […]

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Vaping – Juuling Student Survey Report Released

437 STUDENTS IN GRADES 5-12 PARTICIPATED IN THE VAPING & JUULING SURVEY IN THE FALL OF 2018. STUDENTS IN ALL SIX SCHOOLS IN BUFFALO & PEPIN COUNTIES (ALMA, MONDOVI, GILMANTON, COCHRANE-FOUNTAIN CITY, DURAND AND PEPIN) WISCONSIN RESPONDED TO THE SURVEY.

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January 2019 4-H Leaders Association Meeting

BUFFALO COUNTY 4-H LEADERS’ ASSOCIATION January 20, 2019 Alma Courthouse; 3rd Floor County Board Room 4:00PM –        Sort/Pick Up 4-H Candy Bars for Fundraiser 5:00PM –        Annual Leader Training – Communicating Across Generations -Mandatory Youth and Adult club member training.  One youth and one adult from each club MUST attend this mandatory training. 6:00PM […]

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Buffalo / Pepin County Teen Court Panelist Applications

Are you interested in helping your peers correct mistakes and change their behavior? If you’re a Buffalo or Pepin County students in grades 9-12 grade and would like to learn more about giving back through restorative justice, then we want you! Complete the application below by February 4, 2019. 2019 Teen Court Panelist Application Learn […]

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Do you know 4-H? The University Edition

Do you know that 4-H in Wisconsin is linked to the University of Wisconsin-Madison? Every time you saw the 4-H clover emblem in Wisconsin, you likely saw the UW-Extension logo, too. UW-Extension is the University of Wisconsin-Extension. Now, we’re the University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension Buffalo County!   And, just to make it more […]

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4-H Alumni of the Year is Steve Weiss

The 2018 Buffalo County 4-H Alumni Award was awarded at the Buffalo County Fair Association Meeting on Wednesday, January 9, 2019. Steve Weiss of Mondovi was selected as the honorary 4-H alumni for 2018. He was presented the award by Amy Losinski, a Glencoe Hustlers 4-H Club youth leader and a Junior Director of the […]

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2019 Camp Kinnissippewa 4-H at Kiwanis Scout Camp

Camp Kinnissippewa 4-H at Kiwanis Scout Camp June 12-14, 2019 3 different camp experiences for 4-H members from Buffalo, Pepin, Pierce, & Trempealeau Counties at the beautiful Camp Kiwanis at Marine on St. Croix River! Enjoy an outdoor adventure at the 2019 4-H Base Camps. 4-H members grade 3-6 (2018-2019 school year) will enjoy fellowship […]

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Do you know 4-H? The Four Essential Elements Edition

Do you know that 4-H is backed by the top youth development research in the nation? Foundational research from Dr. Richard M. Lerner at Tuft’s University tells us that if we apply four essential elements in our 4-H clubs, we’ll be more successful in developing capable young adults.     

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4-H Youth Horse Leaders Participate in Annual Conference

Autumn Marrow, Hannah Bauer and Emma Sandberg attended the WI 4-H Horse Leaders Conference that was held November 9-11, 2018 at the UW-River Falls campus in River Falls, WI.  Youth and Leaders from across the state attended educational workshops that focused on youth-adult partnerships, inclusion in 4-H horse programs, connections and interactions with county educators and the […]

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Hilltop Climber’s 4-H December Meeting

The Hilltop Climber’s 4-H members met at Central Lutheran Church  on Sunday, December 9th, at 3pm.  We assembled Christmas ornaments and packed food for the backpack program. The officers wrapped the gifts for the Wish Tree.The meeting was then called to order. The reports were read and approved. Old Business: We welcomed the new members. […]

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Youth Pig Project Scholarships

WPA Offers Youth Pig Project Scholarships The Wisconsin Pork Association Youth Committee is once again offering Youth Pig Project scholarships. These scholarships are designed to assist 4-H and FFA members in establishing swine projects that can lead to development of life skills and career opportunities in the Wisconsin pork industry. 4-H and FFA youth are […]

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Hill & Hollow 4-H has Helping Hands for Holidays

Members of Hill & Hollow Helping Hands 4-H club wrapped gifts for families in need. The youth and adults also helped fight hunger as part of their holiday meeting. 4-H club members assisted in making cocoa mixes for young people enrolled in backpack program at Cochrane-Fountain City school on December 16, 2018 in Fountain City. […]

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Dicamba/Auxin Training – Required Every Year

The following herbicide products are Restricted-Use Pesticides (RUPs). This means that you have to be a Certified Pesticide Applicator to both buy AND apply (this includes mixing and loading) these products. However these product also have additional requirements for their use. Engenia™ [EPA Reg No 7969-345] – BASF FeXapan™ Herbicide Plus VaporGrip™ Technology [EPA Reg […]

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2019 Buffalo County Upcoming Travel Experiences

Congratulations to all the 2019 travel experiences delegates! Alison George was selected to represent Buffalo County at Space Camp in 2019. Buffalo County will be represented at the 2019 4-H Youth Conference by Julia Moats, Hunter Guenter and Brooke Putz . American Spirit travel experiences were awarded to the following 4-H members in Buffalo County. Morgan […]

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Friend of 4-H is presented to Central Lutheran Church

The Central Lutheran Church in Mondovi received the 2018 Buffalo County Friend of 4-H Award. Julia Moats, Secretary of the Buffalo County 4-H Leaders Association, presented Pastor Rolf Morck with the recognition on Wednesday, November 14, 2018. The annual award is provided to individuals and organizations that serve as partners with Buffalo County 4-H, helping […]

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