Field Day and Seafood Lunch: Can Conservation Pay?

Date: October 24, 2018, 9:45am
Location: Dolan Farms, Dodgeville, WI

First Annual Wisconsin Chili Lunch

Date: November 15, 2018
Location: Statewide

6th Annual Perennial Farm Gathering

Date: December 7-8, 2018
Location: Lussier Family Heritage Center, Madison

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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

Ride to Farm 2011

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Posted June 2011

The 8th annual Ride to Farm, held on June 11, was a big success! After an inspiring sendoff by Craig Culver, CEO of Culver’s Restaurants and Christine Lindner, former Alice in Dairyland, the group enjoyed a hilly—but beautiful—56-mile ride through Dane and Green Counties. Rest stops included the Tom Grady dairy farm near Oregon and the Tim Pauli dairy farm near Belleville. You can read more about the ride in this Agri-View article.