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Responding to the Avian Influenza Outbreak

The current avian influenza outbreak is not thought to pose a risk to human health or to food safety but it is highly toxic to birds, including backyard poultry flocks.  As of April 2, 2022 the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) announced a confirmed case of the highly pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPIA) in a […]


Soil Testing

Lawn & Garden Soil Testing La Crosse County UW-Extension offers soil testing   Why, when and how: Sampling Lawn and Garden Soils for analysis What you get: Analysis of current nutrient content of your soil (P,K). Current soil pH. Recommendation of type and amount of fertilizer to add. Allow 2 – 3 weeks for return […]


La Crosse 4-H Drill Team

Are you a youth interested in expanding your horsemanship and developing leadership skills? Considering joining the La Crosse County 4-H Drill Team. For more information or any questions/concerns, please contact the coach, Macy Carty at mcarty.wi@gmail.com by Sunday, February 20th.