Private Pesticide Applicator Training

DANE COUNTY EXTENSION OFFICE HAS NO MORE CAPACITY FOR TESTING THIS YEAR. PLEASE CALL (608) 262-7588 FOR MORE INFORMATION. Private Pesticide Applicator testing and certification will be similar to last year. General Information Please be aware that County Extension Offices will no longer be sending out notification letters to individuals when their certification is expiring.  […]


We invite you to participate in the UW-Dairy Brain survey

The Coordinated Innovation Network of the Dairy Brain project at the University of Wisconsin-Madison aims to create awareness and guidelines regarding data in the dairy industry. We are an open community and need your input to learn more about a number of key topics related to data collection and utilization such as: data security; data ownership; best […]


Information for Immigrant Workers

María José Fuenzalida, Dane County Dairy and Livestock educator, prepared a series of articles, the purpose of these articles is to educate immigrant workers about true facts related to the public charge rule and to provide information about health care options for members of the family, especially for children.

For more information visit: Information for Immigrant Workers

We want immigrant workers to learn about health care programs available for low-income households and to know where they can find more information about immigration and health care coverage in Wisconsin.


Datos sobre inmigración y beneficios públicos para los trabajadores inmigrantes

María José Fuenzalida, educadora lechera y ganadera del Condado de Dane, explica en una serie de artículos los hechos reales relacionados con la regla de carga pública y  información sobre las opciones de atención médica para los miembros de la familia, especialmente para los niños.

Visite: Información para Trabajadores Inmigrantes

Lo invitamos a compartir esta información con otras personas que se pueden beneficiar.


Watch the video: Interview with Dr. María José Fuenzalida

Join us as Dr.María José Fuenzalida explains her new factsheet entitled, “Impact of Heat Stress in mammary gland development and health in dairy cows”
This interview conducted by Heather Schlesser with the Marathon County Extension office highlights the main takeaways of the new factsheet.

The Plight of a US Dairy Farm

The Voelker family’s dairy farm in Wisconsin has been around since 1942. However, economic pressures have led the family to sell off their remaining cows. Learn more about their history at this interview with the BBC News The plight of a US dairy farm. Video by Angélica M Casas If you are going through a […]