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Organization and Leadership Development

Based on an organization’s need UW-Extension provides a one-time training, direction and information for a period of time, advice and data as needed. UW-Extension assists organizations in evaluating and understanding their need.  UW-Extension works to accommodate their information and educational needs as the organization evolves and meets at a time and location when the greatest […]


Comprehensive Plans in Waushara County

UW-Extension Waushara County assists Waushara County and the municipalities in the county with the management of their comprehensive plans, including how to reference the comprehensive plan when making local decisions and updating the plan as the situation in the county changes.  The Waushara County Land USe Committee will be meeting at 6:30 on Monday, July […]


FREE Tax Assistance

Waushara County residents should call 1-800-660-5430 to schedule and in-person tax appointment at the CAPsell Center at 205 E. Main Street in Wautoma. You can also file for free at MyFreeTaxes.com. Federal and State tax filing is available at no charge for households with annual income below $64,000.



Nutrition education program changes to meet needs of new audiences FoodWIse is new name of Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program A successful nutrition education program is getting a new name to make it relevant and accessible to more audiences. FoodWIse, formerly known as the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program, or WNEP, has a long legacy of providing […]


The New 2016 Plat Book is Here

Waushara County Land Atlas & Plat Books are available at the UW-Extension Office and several other county locations for $30.  Platbooks are a convenient reference for local governments, businesses, and the general public. Proceeds go to Waushara County 4-H help fund various 4-H programs. Waushara County platbooks are published every three years. To purchase a plat […]


Are you a farmer or a food entrepreneur?

GRANT PROGRAMS AND FINANCIAL OPTIONS FOR FARMERS & FOOD ENTREPRENEURS ARE YOU LOOKING FOR WAYS TO DEVELOP YOUR INNOVATIVE AGRICULTURAL BUSINESS? Join us for a workshop designed to help you identify which grants or other financial options might be right for you. This workshop will discuss ways to plan your project and strengthen your application. […]


Raising a Thinking Child offered at Riverview Elementary

RAISING A THINKING CHILD WORKSHOP Words that parents and caregivers use with children help children think and independently solve problems. Children need to practice thinking of alternatives and developing their problem solving skills. Parents of children ages 4-7 and other caregivers will be introduced to these skills at the Raising a Thinking Child Workshop. Parents […]