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2023 Wood County Plat Books Now Available!

The 2023 edition of the Wood County plat book is now available! This spiral-bound book features the standard landownership map pages showing townships and ranges within the county, including property boundaries for all rural parcels. Along with landownership maps are the new enhanced LiDAR aerial view maps that show a 3D-like topographical look at the […]

Farmers Market Tours

Join FoodWIse Educator, Hannah Wendels this summer for a tour of the Downtown Wisconsin Rapids Farmers Market!

Pesticide Applicator Training Update

Due to changes in Extension staffing capacity across the state, the Pesticide Applicator Training Program has changed some things about how applicators certify (or recertify).

Changes to Soil Sample Services

The UW Soil and Forage Lab in Marshfield has closed.
Learn about options for soil testing.



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Families & Relationships

Providing a source of well-researched, quality information about families and relationships.


Providing nutrition education to advance healthy eating habits and active lifestyles for families with limited incomes.


Covering everything from soil to trees, water quality to plant health, and every insect in between.

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Extension Wood County
400 Market Street
PO Box 8095
Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494

Phone: 715-421-8440
711 for Wisconsin Relay

Hours: M-F 8:00am – 4:30pm

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