EVENTS

Hard Cider Apple Grafting Workshop

Date: Saturday, April 21, 1-4pm
Location: DC Smith Greenhouse, UW-Madison
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Agroecoprospect: The Challenge of Integrating Values, Food and Farming

Date: June 13-16, 2018
Location: UW-Madison campus
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SUCCESS STORIES

The Wisconsin School for Beginning Dairy and Livestock Farmers: Keeping the Dream of Farming Alive

As older farmers retire, fewer young farmers are stepping in to take their place. The number of beginning farmers dropped 20 percent in the last five-year census period, and the average US farmer now tops 58 years of age. more

CIAS Mini-Grants Support Graduate Student Research in Sustainable Agriculture

CIAS supports innovative graduate student research addressing the challenges faced by small- and medium-sized farms and food businesses. Awarded annually, our competitive mini-grants aid students as they initiate their research in sustainable agriculture and food systems. more



2016 Science Expeditions

Date: April 2, 2016, 10am-2pm

Location: Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, UW-Madison campus

Posted March 2016

CIAS will be at Science Expeditions on Saturday, April 2. Stop by our Exploration Station—Cows Turn Grass into Milk—in the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery and take our cheese tasting challenge!

Science Expeditions is a three-day family event celebrating science at UW-Madison. For a full schedule of events, visit the Science Expeditions website.