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Nutrition education program changes to meet needs of new audiences

A successful nutrition education program is getting a new name to make it relevant and accessible to more audiences. FoodWIse, formerly known as the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program, or WNEP, has a long legacy of providing nutrition education to Wisconsin families and individuals with limited incomes. While the program remains strong, much has changed at […]


2016 Raising Quality Calves Meeting

Two dates, two locations to choose from: Monday, December 5, 2016 UW-Extension Eau Claire County 227 1st Street W, Altoona, WI T Tuesday, December 6, 2016 Liberty Hall Conference Center 800 Eisenhower Drive, Kimberly, WI Many farms are looking at group feeding calves with automated feeders to reduce the labor of feeding individual calves. University […]


Spotlight on Children & Adolescents Summit

Eau Claire Healthy Communities is excited to invite you to Spotlight on Children & Adolescents: How we can set the stage for a lifetime of mental wellness as part of the collaborative work around children’s mental health happening through the Mental Health Action Team. The goal of the summit is to build community understanding and […]


Harvesting Food the Safe Way!

UW-Extension offers a variety of resources to help you preserve food safely. Free pressure gauge testing at the UW-Extension office in Altoona, 227 1st street West, access to recipes tested by reliable sources, and rent pressure canner for only $10/4 Days, and advice on how to preserve food safely. (A deposit of $10 is required […]