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

Silvopasture Workshop

Date: August 3-4, 2018
Location: Spring Grove, MN and Coon Valley, WI

Dairy Heifer Grazing Farms Bus Tour

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

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Beekeeping Class with F.H. King Students

Date: June 21, 2016 3:30-4:30pm

Location: F.H. King student farm, Eagle Heights, UW-Madison

Posted June 2016

Entomology Professor Dave Hogg will lead a beekeeping class at the hives near the F.H. King student farm. Bee suits will be provided to all participants. Please RSVP on the Facebook event page to reserve your spot in this class, and a bee suit.

This workshop, which is free and open to the public, is hosted by the F.H. King Students for Sustainable Agriculture.