We teach, learn, lead and serve, connecting people with the University of Wisconsin, and engaging with them in transforming lives and communities.



UW-Madison Division of Extension Door County
County Government Center
421 Nebraska Street
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
Phone: 920-746-2260
Fax: 920-746-2531
Office Hours:  M-F 8 am to 4:30 pm


Door County Dairy Promotion

  • Information and Application for Funds  click here
    Applications are due by July 15, 2019








2017 DOOR COUNTY LOCAL PRODUCERS    Guide – updated 1/16/17

A listing of agricultural producers that grow or raise food or fiber for sale within Door County and nearby Kewaunee County.  Also included are listings of Door County restaurants and retailers that use or sell locally produced agricultural products.




Intended for persons requiring certification or re-certification in order to apply restricted-use pesticides.  A private applicator is a person applying pesticides to produce an agricultural product (including forestry, nursery or greenhouse) on land owned or rented by the person or the person’s employer. Required for private applicators who apply restricted use pesticides. Examples of private applicators include a farmer applying pesticides to his crops on his owned or rented land or an employee of that farmer doing the same; greenhouse or nursery workers making pesticide applications on the land or in the greenhouses of their employer.  You have the choice of either attending a classroom training or self-study. Questions? Call 920-746-2260

  • SELF-STUDY OPTION:  The certification fee (includes the training manual – 8th edition) is $30.00 (cash or check only).  Must purchase the manual at the Extension Office — office hours are 8 am-4:30 pm Monday-Friday (please call before you visit.)   Make checks payable to Door County UW-ExtensionIf you have questions, call 920-746-2260.



CUSTOM RATE GUIDE (last updated 2017)


 credit reportCheck Your Credit …



Past Extension PowerPoint Presentations on:

Field Soil Sampling
Garden Soil Sampling
Gardening in Small Spaces
Garden Pests and Beneficial Insects



Master Gardening is for everyone in Wisconsin Master Gardeners are trained volunteers who aid University of Wisconsin Extension staff by helping people in the community better understand horticulture and their environment. This site can help you learn about becoming a Master Gardener in Wisconsin, find information about horticultural topics, and connect to the statewide network of Master Gardener associations.


For information on this year’s training class please visit their website:  http://www.dcmga.org/become-a-mg.html


Learn more about:
Master Gardener Program in Wisconsin
Door County Master Gardeners






Phone:  920-743-5406


Peninsular Research Station – from 2011 Fruit School presentation: