Pollinator Week Programs

Upcoming Online Gardening Programs for Pollinators The UW-Madison Division of Extension Horticulture Program has a new lineup of free online gardening programs, celebrating National Pollinator Week in June. These programs are intended to help gardeners of all skill levels be more successful with helping pollinators throughout Wisconsin. There is no cost to attend, though registration […]

Langlade County Waterways Association Inc.

Join us at the Mary Lake Protection & Rehabilitation District meeting to meet County Conservation Specialist, Kathryn Bahr-Bender and hear her talk on the subject of “Happy Lakes and Shorelines”. She will introduce the Healthy Lakes and Rivers Program, how it works, why it is important, and how easy it is to get started protecting our waters with […]

Alfalfa quality monitoring results

Final alfalfa quality monitoring results First Crop Alfalfa harvest has finished for some farms, and many others are in process.  The alfalfa itself is saying that it is time to harvest, as nearly all fields are forming buds, meaning that yield is close to maximum and quality is going to continue to decline.  The excess […]

Mental Health First Aid

For the rural community and those who serve them LEARN HOW TO SUPPORT YOUR FRIENDS, FAMILY AND NEIGHBORS Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mentalhealth and substance use challenges among adultsYou’ll build skills and confidence you need to reach out and provide initial support to […]

Youth Mental Health First Aid

For the rural community and those who serve them LEARN HOW TO SUPPORT THE YOUNG PEOPLE IN YOUR LIFE Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental health and substance use challenges among adolescents ages 12-18. You’ll build skills and confidence you need to reach out […]

A Langlade County Waterways Association (LCWA) Communication:

‘It’s getting worse’ – U.S. failing to stem tide of harmful farm pollutants Great article! It tells of the effect of farm nutrient pollutants on the Mississippi Basin and the subsequent cost to public health. Goes on to discuss the types of changing farm practices, their effectiveness, along with the many obstacles faced by the […]

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