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Psaligraphy Project Meetings for Enrolled Iron County 4-H’ers

In this new project, enrolled Iron County 4-H’ers, grades 3-12, will learn the history of this very old craft, the different styles from different countries (China, Germany, Poland, Mexico. etc.), learn proper cutting techniques, learn how to make their own original design and make 5 projects!

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2022 Extension Iron County Program Survey

The University of Wisconsin-Madison Extension Iron County office would like to invite you to complete our 2022 Extension Iron County Program Survey, which was created to gather feedback for future programming. Your input will help us better understand our program impact and opportunities.

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New Iron County 4-H Project Meetings

Iron County 4-H is excited to offer new project meetings to all enrolled Iron County 4-H youth participants!  Everybody has a skill, a talent, an interest, or a special quality that they are passionate about. We call these things SPARKS. They provide joy, purpose, and direction. These specialized meetings will help youth explore topics or SPARKS they are interested in, with experienced Leaders who are exited to share their expertise.

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2022-2023 Iron County 4-H Enrollment is Open!

Attention new and returning Iron County 4-H families! 4HOnline enrollment/re-enrollment for the 2022-2023 year is OPEN! We are looking forward to another fun year of 4-H programming and there are many ways you can participate. Continue reading for detailed enrollment info!

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2022 Explore Northern Iron County Backyard Adventure Month

The 3rd annual Explore Northern Iron County Backyard Adventure Month, planned in partnership with NICER, is taking place throughout the month of September, 2022. Everyone is welcome to participate in the adventure, which includes 18 UNIQUE, NATURAL & HISTORIC LOCATIONS, 2 PRIZE BASKETS (youth and adult), PHOTO CONTEST (win a 16″ x20″ photo canvas), and FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY!

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Home Composting

The following video is designed as an overview of composting for the home composter so that they can successfully recycle their lawn, garden and food wastes back into their environments. Continue reading to learn more about compost and the different components of an efficient home composter.

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Baby Formula Shortage

Are you a mother or family feeling the effects of the nationwide baby formula shortage? Continue reading for valuable resources, which were shared with us by UW-Madison Division of Extension Nutrition Specialist, Beth Olson.

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