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Tractor & Machinery Safety Classes

Tractor & Machinery Safety Classes

This 24-hour program is for: 12-16 year olds who will be operating tractors or self-propelled farm machinery on public roads for their own family 14-15 year olds who need the federal certificate of training for employment on a farm in accordance with Part 570, Child Labor Regulations, Subpart E1. Anyone desire tractor and machinery safety […]

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Eat Well, Columbia County!

Eat Well, Columbia County!

      Are you… Wanting to encourage healthy habits for your family? Looking for something fun to do with your kids? Interested in learning about family wellness? Begin the New Year with Eat Well, Columbia County 8-week challenge! To learn more, read the informational flyer below.  Then fill in and send the registration form. […]

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Lunch & Learn

Lunch & Learn

Safe & Healthy:  Food Safety & Preservation Our growing season is winding down but that doesn’t mean we can stop thinking about safe and healthy food.  In fact, the fall and winter holidays are a great opportunity to remind ourselves of some essential food safety tips, as well as to enjoy learning some new fun […]

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Affordable Care Act

Looking for information about the Affordable Care Act? Find resources and a link to enroll at the Health Insurance Marketplace with a few easy clicks. What is the Affordable Care Act?  Click here to learn more.

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Columbia County Barn Quilts

Columbia County Barn Quilts

Barn Quilts of Columbia County is a project of the Columbia County Association for Home and Community Education (HCE) and Columbia County UW-Extension.  The mission is to celebrate the agricultural heritage of our county through the warmth and beauty of quilting art.   The Barn Quilts Trail will provide you with a list of locations and quilt patterns.  […]

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Welcome to Columbia County UW-Extension!

Welcome to Columbia County UW-Extension!

            About UW-Extension     With an office in every Wisconsin county, Cooperative Extension develops practical educational programs tailored to local needs and based on university knowledge and research. County-based Extension educators are University of Wisconsin faculty and staff who are experts in agriculture and agribusiness, community and economic development, natural resources, family living, nutrition, and […]

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2012 Columbia County Plat Book

2012 Columbia County Plat Book

$28.00 per book, plus an additional $2.75 per book for shipping.   Please mail a check for $30.75 made payable to Columbia County UW-Extension to Joyce Dunbar, Columbia County UW-Extension, 120 West Conant Drive, Suite 201, Portage, WI 53901.  If you are a governmental agency, you may send an email to Joyce (link below) and request plat […]

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Columbia County Local Foods

Columbia County Local Foods

  (last updated 7/6/12) Click on the Brochure to see Farmers Market locations, Food Resources, and more 2012 Columbia County Local Food Guide (PDF, 2 pages, 307 KB) 2012 Columbia County Local Foods Collaborative Brochure  (PDF, 2 pages, 4.03 MB) 2012 Columbia County Local Foods Resources  (PDF, 3 pages, 134 KB) Also visit the Wisconsin Local Food network […]

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Columbia County F.L.A.G. Initiative

Columbia County F.L.A.G. Initiative

(last updated 9/11/12)                        F.L.A.G.  (Future Leaders in Active Government)     See us on Facebook!!  http://www.facebook.com/columbia.flag To find out more about F.L.A.G., click:  What is F.L.A.G.? 2012-2013 Columbia County F.L.A.G. Recruitment Announcement The Columbia County Board of Supervisors and Columbia County Extension is seeking students for the 2012-2013 F.L.A.G. (Future Leaders Active in Government) Youth Leadership […]

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