EVENTS

Keeping Water in our Soil: Uplands Watershed Group Farm Tour and Farmer-Fisherman Lunch

Date: July 27, 2018, 9:20am
Location: Spring Green, WI
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Silvopasture Workshop

Date: August 3-4, 2018
Location: Spring Grove, MN and Coon Valley, WI
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Dairy Heifer Grazing Farms Bus Tour

Date: August 8, 2018, 9:30am-6:30pm
Location: Tour begins in Madison
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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



Art of Farming: CSA Coalition Photography Exhibit

Date: Mar 8 2013 3:00 pm

Location: [unknown]

Posted March 2013

Pyle Center, first floor hall
702 Langdon St., UW-Madison

“The Art of Farming” features fine art photographs that expose the heart of family farming in Wisconsin. The collection of 25 images by photographer and Madison College student Callie Strouf highlights four small, family-owned community supported agriculture farms: Blue Moon Community Farm in Stoughton, Vermont Valley Community Farm LLC in Blue Mounds, Dreamfarm LLC in Cross Plains, and Scotch Hill Farm in Broadhead. All are members of FairShare CSA Coalition, which is co-sponsoring the exhibit along with the Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems.

Visit the Fair Share CSA Coalition website for more information.