Photo of a backyard poultry flock

Responding to the Avian Influenza Outbreak

The current avian influenza outbreak is not thought to pose a risk to human health or to food safety but it is highly toxic to birds, including backyard poultry flocks.  As of April 2, 2022 the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) announced a confirmed case of the highly pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPIA) in a […]

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Cow College 2022

Cow College Extension Outagamie County Jan 6 & Jan 13 Online, Jan 20 Farm Tours In-person View at home or at the FVTC Clintonville Regional Center Registration Required Download the Cow College Flyer 2022. Contact: Sarah Grotjan, Sarah.Grotjan@wisc.edu January 6, 2022 | Webinar – 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm with Q/A at 1 pm Why all the fuss about […]

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Private Pesticide Applicator Training 2022

2022 Pesticide Applicator Training Program Information This is a summary of information on Pesticide Applicator Training (PAT) and completing your certification or re-certification (including options for training & testing at Extension Winnebago County). Please see the University of Wisconsin Madison Division of Extension Pesticide Applicator Training Program Website for complete information regarding PAT: https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/pat/ . […]

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