Apply for the 2017 Community Garden Enhancement Grant!

Are you a community garden leader in Dane County working to improve your garden but need funding? Do you have a dream project that you’ve been waiting to make happen? Your garden may be a good candidate for a micro-grant from The Gardens Network Fund, a Dane County-wide garden fund held in trust by Madison […]

Portrait of Donale Richards

Summer intern focuses on gardening, healthy eating and leadership skills for youth in Dane County

Dane County UW-Extension welcomes Donale Richards to the team for the summer. Donale is working with other Dane County UW-Extension Educators and community partners to develop hands-on gardening, healthy eating and leadership development activities for youth involved in gardening programs. He works directly with youth in garden-based activities and provides training and youth mentoring support in the Meadowood and […]



Dane County UW-Extension and the City of Madison are pleased to offer the Master Composter 2017. The Instructor Workshop will take place on Monday September 25 and Monday, October 2, 2017 (6-9 p.m.) and will be held at the Dane County UW-Extension Office, 5201 Fen Oak Drive, Madison. To become certified as a Master Composter […]