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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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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



Buy Local Food Regional Workshop: Platteville

Date: Feb 7 2009 1:00 pm

Location: [unknown]

Posted January 2009

University of Wisconsin-Platteville Pioneer Farm, 9am-5pm. Contact: Rink DaVee, daveer@uwplatt.edu or 608-574-3566.

Farmers will receive practical advice on pricing their farm products during the morning session. All participants will spend the afternoon collaborating on options for promoting local foods in local communities.