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Expert’s Tip: New Invasive Species Jumping Worms

In this excerpt from the Volunteer Vibe, Lisa Johnson discusses the new invasive pest, jumping worms.

rain garden installation
In My Backyard: The Winnebago System & Rain Gardens

In this excerpt from the Volunteer Vibe, Kim Miller discusses the new rain garden installed around the county UW-Extension office.

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The Master Gardener Program in Calumet County

The Master Gardener Program in Calumet County started in 1991. Over 92 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 28 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2016. The UWEX Educator facilitating the MG Program is Ag Agent Eric Ronk. Read more in this excerpt from the 2015 accomplishment report.

Urban Forestry
Plants Plus: Urban Forestry

Another part of the Plants Plus Series – a remix of past training presentations, printed materials and other references focused on specific plants or topics. To get 1 hour of continuing education credit for watching and reading this package of information, just complete the short quiz! This Plants Plus package focuses on the trees in urban environments.

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