New publication: Water Conservation for Home and Gardens

Dane County Extension developed a new publication to help citizens conserve our local water resources in our homes and while gardening.  These practices will protect the future of our water supplies, save energy and help save you money. Download the new 4 page publication here: Water Conservation for Home and Gardens PDF 1MB For more information […]

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2020 Madison Area Woodland Owners’ Conference

This annual educational event is sponsored by the WI Department of Natural Resources, Dane County Extension, UW-Madison Division of Extension and WI Woodland Owners Association Download brochure here: WOC Brochure 2020 (PDF,2 pages, 444KB) Topics this year include: Severe Weather Events – What to Look for in Your Woods Preparing for Changing Weather Conditions Forest […]

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Pollinator Educational Gardens Getting Ready to Bloom in Dane County

Pollinators aid plant reproduction by transferring pollen from flower to flower. Three-fourths of the world’s flowering plants depend on pollinators to reproduce.  Wisconsin’s pollinator dependent crops account for $44 million in annual production. Wisconsin pollinators include bees, butterflies, moths, flower flies, beetles, wasps, and hummingbirds. Pollinators and bees in particular are currently threatened by an […]

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