Iron County UWEX Office Doubles in Size!

In a wave of warm summer heat, the Iron County UW-Extension Office has nearly doubled its size!  Please welcome our four 2015 summer interns!! Hello!  My name is Maria Olaru and I’ll be joining the Iron County UW-Extension team for the summer. I will be entering UW-Madison this fall as a junior with a major […]

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Healthy Food and Hope Distributed at the Iron County Mobile Food Pantry

In this season of abundance and thanksgiving, we would like to reflect on one particular program Iron County UW-Extension provides to ensure that all Iron County residents can experience the peace and comfort of a filling, nutritious meal. The 2011 County Health Rankings data reports that 26% of Iron County children are living in poverty […]

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Mobile Food Pantry Serves Iron County Residents with Healthy Food

UW-Extension Iron County  partners with the Iron County Human Services, Iron County Maintenance Department, and Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank to fill a gap in emergency food needs for residents who face food insecurity and hunger. This innovative program was a pilot for Second Harvest to more effectively address access to nutritious food in rural areas. In addition, this […]

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