Monroe County farm tour set for June 30

The Monroe County Land Stewardship Award Committee will offer an open farm tour from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 30, featuring the recipients of the 2017 Land Stewardship Award winners.

The following farms will be on the tour:

• Convervation Farmer of the Year: Gerald and Ann Klinkner family, 28040 Omega Road, Cashton

• Conservation Farmer of the Year: Paul and Geralyn Klinkner family, 28234 County Hwy. U, Cashton

• Conservationist of the Year: Larry and Marilyn Revels, one-fourth mile east of Kapok Road, on Highway 71, Sparta

• Tree Farmer of the Year: James and JoCarol Moede, 6582 Hwy. 33, Cashton

Attendees may come and go as they wish and attend any or all four locations. For more information, call the Monroe County Land Conservation Department at 269-8974.

Comments are closed.

  • Book review: ‘The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time’ by Mark Haddon

    12 hours ago
    by

    One of the fringe benefits of watching the PBS series “Great American Reads” is learning about a book that you just must read.


    Alternate-side parking the focus of Norwalk Village Board meeting

    13 hours ago
    by

    After several months of contentious meetings, relative harmony reigned at Tuesday evening’s Norwalk Village Board meeting, at which a long and labored conversation unfolded on the topic of alternate-side parking.


    Marking the season: Kendall love lights

    14 hours ago
    by

    The Kendall Public Library sold love lights this fall, with the proceeds going toward the library’s expansion/remodeling project.


    Sparta shop donates 32 handmade quilts to Falcon Food Pantry

    16 hours ago
    by

    The Sparta Quilt Shop recently donated 32 quilts to the Norwalk-Ontario-Wilton School District, creating them for families that use the Falcon Food Pantry.


    Free winter wear available in Wilton

    17 hours ago
    by

    Wilton residents have set up a location offering free coats and other winter gear.


  • Book review: ‘River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt’s Darkest Journey’ by Candice Millard

    December 7th, 2018
    by

    Theodore Roosevelt was a progressive Republican. He was elected vice president in the McKinley administration, taking office in March 1901.


    Monroe County Local History Room gets state award

    December 6th, 2018
    by

    The Monroe County Local History Room in Sparta recently was awarded the 2018 Wisconsin Federation of Museums’ Institutional Award of Excellence for its new exhibit, “Monroe County: A to Z.”


    Injured owl found in Wilton shows signs of flight ability

    December 6th, 2018
    by

    It appears we have some tentative good news on the health and welfare of Mr. Owl, the great horned owl that was shot in Wilton in October and whose recovery at the Coulee Region Humane Society the County Line has been tracking.


    Owl’s condition improves, though its ability to fly is at question

    November 29th, 2018
    by

    Although the injured owl found in Wilton last month continues to recover, its long-term lot in life remains uncertain.


    Book review: ‘Tommy: My Journey of a Lifetime’ by Tommy Thompson and Doug Moe

    November 29th, 2018
    by

    Tommy Thompson takes a great deal of pride in what he was able to accomplish despite, or because of, coming from the small rural community of Elroy.


    Monroe County and World War I

    November 29th, 2018
    by

    Local History Room volunteer researcher Author’s note: In 2018, the United States recognized the centennial of its involvement in World War I.


  • Local Weather

  • Facebook

  • [Advertisement.]
  • Archives