Arts Essential to American Life

How Great, Thou Art(s) Arts & Culture in Sauk County – why is it important? Only three of Wisconsin’s seventy-two counties support an Arts and Culture program. Two of those are the state’s most populous – Milwaukee and Dane counties. The other is a rural surprise – Sauk County, population ~65,000. Question: Is there merit […]

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Sauk County Farm Connect Guide Listing

Farm Marketers Can Get Free Listing The Sauk County UW-Extension Office is currently updating the Sauk County Farm Connect Guide: A directory designed to help Sauk County area farmers reach more customers who are interested in buying local goods like meat, vegetables, honey, syrup, flowers and other agricultural products directly from the farmers who grew […]

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Megatrends: Transportation

In this edition of Megatrends, we address issues of the impact of transportation on individuals, businesses, communities, the environment, and the state by taking a closer look at statewide land use and transportation trends. We provide a timeline of Wisconsin’s transportation history and discuss how people and goods move around, how different users rely on […]

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Tap Into UW-Extension

This past year Cooperative Extension educators made more than 1 million educational contacts.UW-Extension educators make a difference in the communities they serve!  This video features interviews with organizations and community members that use our services, drawn from our Tap Into It (https://uwcx.org/) campaign testimonials. A number of the interviews feature Sauk County UWEX programming. Thank […]

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Boost the Value of Your Food Drive Donations

Community groups and social organizations often host food drives to fill local food pantry shelves this time of year.  By keeping a few simple tips in mind, you can enhance the value of the food donations you make.  Donated food is most helpful if it is both safe and high quality. Make sure to check […]

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