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Fair Reminders and Judging Schedule

Buffalo-Pepin County Fair Set-up & Clean-up Days It is Fair time once again! We are asking all 4-H members, parents and leaders to assist with Fair set-up and clean-up days. Lunch will be provided courtesy of the Buffalo County Fair Association at noon for those who help. When you arrive check in at the Fair […]

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Pepin Area Youth Complete Child Care Clinic

Pepin area youth have recently earned their completion cards from the Child Care Clinic and are eager to put their newly-learned skills to practice.  These clinics were coordinated and taught by Marie Ritscher, Extension 4-H Youth Development Agent and Katie Walsh RN Pepin/ Durand School Nurse, guest speakers/teachers include: Christy Rundquist, Pepin Area EMT and […]

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Six Youth from Six different schools come together for 4-H youth travel in Southeastern Minnesota

Six 4-H youth leaders from six different school who never met before from Buffalo and Pierce Counties traveled to Rochester for a leadership and cultural diversity experience throughout Southeast Minnesota. The travel is part of a program called FIVE (Finding Interesting Varieties in Everyone) that promotes engaging with different cultures, learning about the historical significance […]

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WI Farm Technology Days- Ag Career Day

Wisconsin Farm Technology Days-Jefferson County is offering a new, exciting opportunity for FFA and 4-H youth across the state by hosting Ag Career Day. Ag Career Day starts in the early morning of Tuesday, July 23rd where students will get aboard the “Cheesehead Express” which will pick up in 10 – 15 different cities across Wisconsin. […]

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Water Matters Tour

Those interested in water quality are encouraged to attend the PDPW “Water Matters Tour” on Wednesday, June 26 in our area. The tour leaves from Eau Claire, but you can join the tour at Tom Brenner’s farm just east of Durand on Highway 10. Register at the website  www.pdpw.org or call PDPW at 800-947-7379.. In […]

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Buffalo-Pepin County 4-H Horse Gymkhana Show

Buffalo-Pepin County 4-H Horse Gymkhana Show  Sunday, July 21, 2019  @ 9:30 am  Pepin County Fairgrounds, Arkansaw, WI   Expected classes (these are what they will do for classes at State Fair Park) Barrels Flag Race LT Special Plug Race Poles Key Race Please email Gwen Prom (gwen.prom@wisc.edu) by July 1, 2019 with the following […]

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2019 4-H Camp Kinnissippewa

“Game Time” was the theme of the 2019 Pepin, Buffalo, Trempealeau and Pierce Counties’ 4-H Camp Kinnissippewa in Marine on St. Croix, Minnesota from June 11-14, 2019. Over 100 youth ages 9 – 14 attended this year’s camp with 18 youth leaders contributing their leadership skills and time to serve as camp counselors. Over the […]

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Teen Court panelists volunteer during the summer, too

Teen Court panelists are peer judges that meet with first time youth offenders and decide a consequence in an aim to change their negative behavior. Teen Court panelists continue to conduct hearings during the summer months. On Wednesday, June 5, six panelists trained in April participated in their first case. Experienced panelist, Breleigh Bauer, served […]

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