2019 NACAA Annual Meeting and Professional Improvement Conference

2019 Annual Meeting & Professional Improvement Conference There were nine members from WACAA that traveled to the AM-PIC September 8 through 12.  Wisconsin sent a larger delegation of agents again this year, a mix of award winners and finalists, others with responsibilities at the regional level, and first-timers.  Wisconsin was well represented in most activities […]

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2019 Award Winners

Communication Awards The Wisconsin Association of County Agricultural Agents (WACAA) recently recognized several members during their annual banquet in Wisconsin Dells.  An affiliate of the National Association of County Agricultural Agents (NACAA), WACAA is a professional organization for county, area, and state Extension professionals to encourage excellence and professionalism in their work; improve effectiveness of […]

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Congratulations to the New WACAA Board of Directors

2019-2020 WACAA Officers and Board of Directors President: Richard Halopka, Clark County, Agriculture Agent President-Elect: Liz Binversie, Brown County, Agriculture Educator Past President: George Koepp, Columbia County, Agriculture Agent Secretary: Sandy Stuttgen, Taylor County, Agriculture Agent Treasurer: Ryan Sterry, St. Croix County, Agriculture Agent Director: Alana Voss, Juneau & Sauk County, Agriculture Agent Director: Lyssa Seefeldt, Marquette […]

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2018 NACAA AM/PIC welcome flag

2018 NACAA AM/PIC

Last week the NACAA Annual Meeting/Professional Improvement Conference (AM/PIC) was hosted in Chattanooga, TN July 29-August 2.  The Chattanooga Convention Center easily accommodated the conference and it was clear the host state spent many hours in preparation for the AM/PIC.  Sunday kicked off with a “Welcome to Tennessee” farm to table dinner followed by opening ceremonies.  […]

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Wisconsin Agriculture Agents and Supporters of UW-Extension Programming Recognized

The Wisconsin Association of County Agricultural Agents (WACAA) recently recognized several members during their annual banquet in Wisconsin Dells.  An affiliate of the National Association of County Agricultural Agents (NACAA), WACAA is a professional organization for county, area, and state Extension professionals to encourage excellence and professionalism in their work; improve effectiveness of Wisconsin Extension […]

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WACAA Members Nationally Recognized for Achievements

Please help to congratulate several UW-Extension agriculture and horticulture agents who were recognized for their outstanding work during the 2015 National Association of County Agricultural Agents (NACAA) annual meeting and professional improvement conference last week in South Dakota. Greg Blonde was awarded the Distinguished Service Award, recognizing his 30 years of service. Mark Hagedorn was […]

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WACAA Well-Represented at AM/PIC

A small group of WACAA members traveled to the NACAA AM/PIC in Sioux Falls, South Dakota last week to participate in the activities. Mark Hagedorn and Katie Wantoch represented Wisconsin by serving as voting delegates during the annual meeting. Jennifer Blazek stepped in to serve as the representative for the President in the state flag […]

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2015 NACAA AM/PIC in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

WACAA members are attending this year’s AM/PIC in South Dakota, July 12-16. It’s a great opportunity for professional development and networking with colleagues from across the U.S. Visit the AM/PIC official website for more information! Stay tuned to find out Wisconsin’s national winners! They will be posted to this blog.

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