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

Association of Specialty Cut Flower Growers: Wisconsin Grower Intensive

Date: October 4-6, 2015

Location: Sheraton Madison Hotel, Madison, WI

Posted July 2015

This event offers opportunities to network with other growers, learn about plant diseases and insect diagnoses, and obtain information from experts on a wide range of topics. Workshop topics include:

  • Cut Flower Peony Production
  • What’s Making my Plants Sick?
  • Tools of our Trade (led by CIAS’s John Hendrickson)
  • Insect Netting for Hoophouse Dahlias
  • What’s Bugging my Plants?

For details and registration, visit the Association of Specialty Cut Flower Growers website.