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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2021 Annual Report to the Iron County Board of Supervisors

WE ARE EXCITED TO SHARE OUR 2021 ANNUAL REPORT TO THE IRON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS WITH YOU!

This report features the impactful programming conducted in 2021 by the Extension Iron County office, from all of our major educational programs in Community Resource Development, 4-H Youth Development, FoodWIse Nutrition Education and Horticulture/Agriculture.

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SISU Endurance Team Running Club Registration is Open!

The SISU Endurance Team (SET) Running Club is starting it’s 4th season on Monday, June 5 from 6:00-7:00 pm at Miner’s Memorial Park! This program is available to Iron and Gogebic County youth, grades 5-12 and costs $10 per person who the whole 7 week program.

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Iron County 4-H to Offer Three Weeks of Day Camps in June

As families are gearing up for the end of the school year, Extension Iron County would like to like share three Day Camp opportunities for youth in the community to participate in. June 2022 will be packed with fun, as our Summer Assistants, Jackie and Emmie will be taking the lead on TrailBlazers, STEM Day Camp and a Babysitters Training! Continue reading for more details.

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Iron County Summer Youth Camp Pre-Registration is OPEN!

We are excited to announce that registration for the 21st annual Iron County Summer Youth Camp is taking place Tuesday, July 19 – Friday, July 22, 2022 at Trails End Youth Camp! This 4-day camp experience is fun, educational, and packed full of memories that will last a lifetime! We are only accepting 65 campers this year, so be sure to pre-register early!

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Iron County Outpost Camp Pre-Registration is OPEN!

We are excited to announce that registration for the 7th annual Iron County Outpost Camp is open! This 4-day camp experience at the beautiful Lake of the Falls campground includes biking, hiking, canoeing, kayaking, and leadership building activities. We are only accepting 15 campers this year, so be sure to pre-register early!

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